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December 9, 2001

Tampa Bay: December 9, 2001
Heart, but no crown
[Times photo: Thomas Goethe]
Chamberlain High and its veteran coach come up short on the scoreboard but not on determination in the state championship game.
Ernest Hooper
Entertaining repairs, new eats and some unusual art
Take your time, please.

Hillsborough County news
Woes didn't stop THAP perks
TAMPA -- While the Tampa-Hillsborough Action Plan struggled to make ends meet in its mission to serve the needy, the nonprofit agency's top executives enjoyed handsome perks, including expense accounts, bonuses and company cars.

2 dead, 5 injured in vehicle crashes
TAMPA -- Two vehicle crashes left two people dead and at least three seriously injured on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

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  • A spot of color
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  • Long Kenneth City labor tiff has toll on paychecks
  • What's up on campus
  • Teens to present look at cliques
  • Ripples of racism probably just that
  • Heavenly hostesses smiling with Santa
  • 4th Street facelift: A building at a time
  • Bonus for good grade causes bickering again
  • Popular trolleys roll into extended service
  • Cops can't slow down school-zone speeders
  • Despite ruling, Belleair utility still uncertain
  • Cozy USF campus adds youth, brains and verve
  • Season raises questions among Jewish children
  • Development to close alley on Fourth Street
  • Unsigned letter stirs anxiety among police
  • Watching Olympics was a springboard for UF diver Close
  • Preps players roll into state event
  • Delie fulfills longing for first marathon victory
  • Church loads up for one last fight
  • County still in running for land on waterfront
  • A day in the life of the average resident
  • Bargain books up for grabs for a while
  • A touch can be deadly for these kids
  • Mayor pushes charter school
  • Totally psyched about math
  • Welcome warmer since 9-11-01
  • Troopers, not deputies or police, should respond
  • Headlines through the years
  • Fire truck carries Santa's helpers

  • News of Florida
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