St. Petersburg Times Online: News of northern Pinellas County
Place an Ad Calendars Classified Forums Sports Weather
  • Judge takes Scientology, critics to task
  • Some see need to replace signs
  • Deputy punished for gun incident
  • Deputies seek bandit in robbery of 7 banks
  • Walsingham school plan unchanged
  • Sheriff settles lawsuit in chase
  • Tarpon design guideline vote delayed
  • Work for Rotary faces review
  • North Pinellas digest
  • Council forum focuses on tax, neighborhood
  • City leaders: Please fix Fort Harrison Avenue
  • Driver in fatal crash sentenced to 36 years
  • North Pinellas briefs
  • Several take shot in junior tourneys


    printer version

    North Pinellas briefs

    By Times staff reports

    © St. Petersburg Times, published February 22, 2001

    Dunedin students dance to stamp out violence

    The Dunedin High School Boy's and Girl's Step Team will host its second annual Students Against Violence Step-Off Extravaganza at 7 p.m. Friday at Dunedin High School, 1651 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. The event will feature student drama and poetry. The highlight of the competition will be stepping, a rhythmic expression that evolved from African dance. Step teams from around the Tampa Bay area will use their hands, voice and feet to celebrate the importance of unity, diversity and tolerance. Tickets will cost $5 at the door. For more information, call Cindy Robinson, step team faculty adviser, at 469-4100.

    National anthem auditions for Blue Jays games

    DUNEDIN -- Auditions will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday for individuals or groups interested in singing the national anthem during this year's Toronto Blue Jays spring training games. Tryouts will be at Grant Field, the team's spring training facility, and must be scheduled in advance by calling Rick Batto at 733-9302, ext. 2875.

    Visiting author to review Stowe's 'Mandarin Tales'

    SEMINOLE -- Olav Thulesius, a winter resident of Gulfport, will give a book review on Mandarin Tales written by Harriet Beecher Stowe at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Seminole Community Library, 9199 113th St. N, Seminole. Thulesius also has written on Stowe. Refreshments will be served. The meeting is sponsored by Friends of the Seminole Library. For information, call the library, 397-2112.

    Back to North Pinellas news
    Back to Top

    © 2006 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
    490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
    Special Links
    Mary Jo Melone
    Howard Troxler

    From the Times
    North Pinellas desks