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Southwest

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Nov. 2001

More OptionsThe second phase of St. Petersburg's downtown housing boom gets under way despite uncertainty. By Stacie Kress BookerWith the population of the city's core -- now about 3,300 --... Read more »
Published on 11/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Oct. 2001

ArtistryA Sarasota businessman has turned an undesirable area into a viable arts colony -- and created a trend.By Amy WelchIn the late '80s, N.J. Olivieri, president of Horizon Mortgage Corp.... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Sept. 2001

Trail BlazersPinellas County has forged a unique relationship with a national foundation to fund conservation.By Stacie Kress BookerA product of the Reagan era, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Aug. 2001

Dead in the WaterBuquebus has one last chance to make good on its promised ferry service from Fort Myers to Key West.By Stacie Kress Booker On the Caloosahatchee River in... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- July 2001

'Testing Ground'An experiment in restructuring higher education will be closely watched.By Stacie Kress BookerA bill passed by the Legislature this spring will reshape higher education throughout the Tampa Bay region.... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- June 2001

Risk ReductionA Naples firm signs on to tackle urban blight in Fort Myers.By Stacie Kress BookerNaples-based Coastal Engineering Consultants has tackled difficult projects before. The company was the principal contractor... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- May 2001

Taking on Wall StreetA small Clearwater firm could become the only Florida-based stock exchange.by Stacie Kress BookerJohn Schaible and Mark Yegge, 30-something co-founders of Clearwater-based NexTrade, accomplished what many in... Read more »
Published on 5/1/2001

Southwest Region

Manatee, Hardee, Sarasota, DeSoto, Highlands, Charlotte, Glades, Lee, Hendry and Collier counties Read more »
Published on 4/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest. Tampa Bay- March 2001

Not-coms vs. Dot-comsNew-economy companies are snubbing invitations to join southwest Florida Chambers.A recent audit by the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce found that the city's emerging new-economy base offers a... Read more »
Published on 3/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Feb. 2001

Seeds of a Brain Trust?Hinton Farms Produce, run by husband and wife team Cammy and Wylie Hinton, will be distributing two new varieties of strawberries this season. The Earlibrite and... Read more »
Published on 2/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Jan. 2001

Clearwater-- Newcomer Southeast Airlines started service between St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport and Charlotte, N.C. The fledgling airline, based in Largo, bills itself as a low-cost carrier with friendly service. Southeast... Read more »
Published on 1/1/2001

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Dec. 2000

Counting the BenefitsHow much is a Super Bowl worth to a community? It depends on how you keep score.By Stacie Kress BookerTampa Bay is counting on scoring big -- to... Read more »
Published on 12/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Nov. 2000

Not Too SweetFlorida once led the nation in honey production. Now the industry -- concentrated in the southwest -- is just fighting for survival.By Stacie Kress BookerRobert Grande is sitting... Read more »
Published on 11/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Oct. 2000

Cutting Into Profit MarginsA new industry that recycles medical devices is rankling the manufacturers of those devices.By Stacie Kress Booker Cost-cutting measures born of managed health care have created a... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Sept. 2000

What Now?Clearwater voters strike down an ambitious downtown plan and deal city leaders a major blow.By Stacie Kress Booker Developers had big plans to transform Clearwater's dormant downtown waterfront into... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- Aug. 2000

Olympic DreamsBy Stacie Kress Booker Four years ago, Ed Turanchik, a Hillsborough County commissioner at the time, got a call from a constituent suggesting Tampa bid to host the Olympic... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- July 2000

No Room at the InnA vacation hotspot for the rich, Marco Island is under the gun when it comes to affordable housing.By Stacie Kress BookerBarely six miles long and four... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- June 2000

Half-Empty or Half-Full?A huge amount of money is flowing into Tampa's VC market, but the region still falls short in key areas.By Stacie Kress Booker When H.C. Wainwright & Co.,... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2000

Around the State- Southwest/ Tampa Bay- May 2000

Across the GulfPinellas County looks to help its manufacturing firms do business in MexicoBy Stacie Kress Booker With Florida accounting for only 1% of the U.S.' $200 billion in annual... Read more »
Published on 5/1/2000

Southwest

Manatee, Hardee, Sarasota, DeSoto, Highlands, Charlotte, Glades, Lee, Hendry, Collier counties Read more »
Published on 4/1/2000

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