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December 2, 2000

Tampa Bay: December 2, 2000 Hillsborough County news

Sandra Thompson
In the city, life comes right up to the door
Sometimes I wish I lived in a gated community.

Top stories
Lap dance ordinance challenged
The mood was peaceful as six judges heard more than 200 cases dealing with the Tampa ordinance.

Proposal: Delay rise in sales tax
TAMPA -- It was supposed to work this way:

Olympic group pushes redevelopment plan
Two public housing complexes would be razed and replaced with an Olympic village.

Religion calendar
FREE RESTAURANT: St. Christopher's Episcopal Church offers free food at Cafe Cristo from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturday and from 5:15 to to 6:15 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday at the church, 6211 Memorial Highway, Tampa. Cafe Cristo offers multiple entrees on Saturday and soup, salad, pizza and sandwiches on Tuesday and Thursday. The food is free. Call (813) 884-7166.

A closer look: one Hillsborough church
Grace Lutheran Church at Carrollwood

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Virus, heavy in bay area, can hit some children hard
  • Church ousts Lyons as pastor
  • Seawater desalination plant is closer to reality
  • Jury acquits 5 Colombians in drug case
  • Two die in Dunedin accidents

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Police union leery of ride-along policy
  • Man shot outside building
  • Advent is a time 'to look inward'
  • The Rev. Benjamin H. Martin Sr., A.M.E. elder
  • Scientology critics plan protest this weekend
  • Report: Future spring-training site gleams
  • Academy taking steps to keep girls safe
  • Palm Harbor fine-tunes event's image
  • Deputies search for robber of Publix
  • She nourishes a sense of altruism
  • Mark your calendar
  • LaFleur's Gymnastics a state champ, again
  • Bethlehem brought back to life
  • A perfect 10

  • News of Florida
  • Rapid rail push still at full steam
  • Medical board targets fraud in walk-in clinics
  • State briefs
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