January 31, 2015

Southwest

Manufacturing: Common Scents- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Dec. 2003

Flavors are big business in Lakeland. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2003

Development: Paving the Way- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Nov. 2003

A Lee County group gets regulators, developers and county officials on the same page. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2003

Transportation: Same Study, Two Views- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Oct. 2003

Is Tampa Bay a more expensive place to drive than other major cities? Read more »
Published on 10/1/2003

Downtown Development: 11th Time's the Charm?- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Aug. 2003

Clearwater officials put the fate of downtown in the hands of residents -- again. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2003

Farmworkers
Harvesting Hope- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- July 2003

A decades-old housing problem in Manatee County now has a champion. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2003

Services: Messy- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- June 2003

A waste-hauling bid goes bad in Sarasota County. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2003

Markets: Move Over, Peoria- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- May 2003

Want to know what will sell in Florida? Ask Tampa Bay. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2003

Southwest Region

Steady Growth Read more »
Published on 4/1/2003

Education: Choice or Chance?- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- March 2003

A new school choice plan in Pinellas gets off to a bumpy start. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2003

'Notre Dame of the Southeast'- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Feb. 2003

How will a new Catholic university and town change Collier County's rural landscape? Read more »
Published on 2/1/2003

In the News- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Jan. 2003

Bradenton -- Fort Lauderdale-based The Cura Group bought Meridian Professional Employer Services for an undisclosed sum from StaffAmerica, which was unable to obtain a workers' compensation policy necessary to remain... Read more »
Published on 1/1/2003

Makeover- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Dec. 2002

Tampa is hoping that residential development will give downtown life after dark. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2002

Changes in Store- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Nov. 2002

Developers are looking to revitalize malls that have been leapfrogged by development and retail trends. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2002

Hot Streak- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Oct. 2002

Naples-based F.N.B. Corp. has been on a buying binge and has no plans to stop. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2002

Watch the Birdie- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Sept. 2002

Birdwatching is taking on increased economic

heft, and southwest Florida is benefiting. Read more »

Published on 9/1/2002

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Aug. 2002

CHANGING LIVESA prep school for disadvantaged children in St. Petersburg is expanding to Tampa and beyond.By Amy WelchIn 1995, St. Petersburg businessman Jeff Fortune, then 52, sold two resorts he... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2002

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- July 2002

InterferenceLeaders of a program in southwest Florida fear new foster care guidelines will hamstring their progress.By Amy WelchCarl Weinrich is frustrated. His non-profit organization, Sarasota YMCA Children, Youth and Family... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2002

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- June 2002

Green InvasionA foreign mussel has taken hold in Tampa Bay, threatening native species and clogging intake pipes.By Amy WelchIn late 1999, Tampa Electric Co. sent divers into Tampa Bay to... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2002

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- May 2002

Under FireWill the furor over a controversial Palestinian professor hurt recruitment and fund raising at USF?By Amy WelchLess than two years into her job as president of the University of... Read more »
Published on 5/1/2002

Southwest

Dealing with Growth Read more »
Published on 4/1/2002

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