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Links from the Times for March 22: Scientology building renovations



Church of Scientology building renovations in Clearwater.

Take a photo tour of the Church of Scientology's refurbished buildings in Clearwater.
Special report: Complete coverage of Scientology by the St. Petersburg Times.

Share your thoughts: Are these renovations helping downtown Clearwater?

A pioneer in Florida law


Williams went to law school in New York at a time when Florida universities did not admit blacks. One of the first black lawyers to practice in St. Petersburg, former NAACP president Ike Williams pressured the city and school system to integrate their staffs. After being rejected for membership four years earlier, in 1969 Williams became the first black member of the St. Petersburg Bar Association.  See historical photos.

E-prescriptions are on the way
USF’s PaperFree Tampa Bay project is trying to get area doctors to use electronic prescriptions. Meanwhile, medical care charts are moving from filing cabinets to computers. The transition will be slow for many reason, but the movement would make information more readily available.


He raised a family rooping worms
Gary Revell uses his virtuoso performance on the roop and stob as bait to lure earthworms up from the depths.

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