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Sunday, Mar 01, 2015
Old USF dorms to make way for new village
The Andros dorms will face the wrecking ball and be replaced by a residential village with retail, restaurant and even grocery store space for 2,000 students.
College dormitories typically don’t age well, and more than five decades after they rose, the Andros dorms will face the wrecking ball.
Lee Roy Selmon, the Bucs’ first overall draft pick in 1976, had his No. 63 jersey retired and in 1995 became the franchise’s first player inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
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Some people attending today’s festival saw more rain than art exhibits. Sunday’s forecast is calling for scattered showers.
Weather dampens Gasparilla arts festival attendance; winners announced
Hillsborough, Tampa, 2-28-15--A photo of Apryl Foster displayed during a memorial for Forster Saturday morning. Foster was found in her vehicle submurged in a lake in Brandon on Feb. 22. She had gone missing Feb. 12. ANDY JONES/STAFF
Rain bolsters message at Foster farewell service
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