Port Charlotte

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Port Charlotte,

uninc. town (1990 pop. 41,535), Charlotte co., SW Fla., on Charlotte Harbor (an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico) and the Peace and Myakka rivers. It is a planned residential community—one of several on a peninsula once owned by the Vanderbilt family. The area, formerly cattle pasture land, is now popular with retirees and vacationers. Port Charlotte has 145 mi (233 km) of artificial waterways, many with access to the Gulf of Mexico; 38 mi (61 km) of natural shoreline; and 42 bridges. The Cultural Center of Charlotte County and the Florida Bat Center are there. The population increased significantly in the late 20th cent., and the town suffered significant damage from Hurricane Charley in 2004.
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This newly transformed store exemplifies a renewed promise to our Port Charlotte neighbors and serves as a one-stop grocery destination catering to the needs, tastes and preferences of the surrounding community," said Randy Rambo, Winn-Dixie regional vice president.
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The suits were filed by home buyers, including some from Port Charlotte and North Port, who alleged they had been defrauded into trading their lots for down payments on houses priced in some cases $20,000 higher than the fair market value.
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She graduated from Port Charlotte High School in 2010.
her best friends, Betty Hansen and Nancy Kausmen of Port Charlotte and Sally Lux of Holden; and her second husband, Charles "Chuck" Hudson of West Boylston.
Early most mornings, the Port Charlotte Town Center mall fills with brisk gray-haired walkers ready for their air-conditioned laps.
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Notes: A pre-quote conference will be held on October 28, 2015, 11:00 AM to answer questions and discuss the requirements of the County, in the Charlotte County Purchasing Division Conference Room, 18500 Murdock Circle, Room 344, Port Charlotte, FL.