COALITION FILED SUIT AGAINST CHARLOTTE COUNTY

THE GRASSROOTS COALITION KNOWN AS THE FRIENDS OF CAPE HAZE HAS FILED SUIT AGAINST CHARLOTTE COUNTY AND THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS TO TRY AND STOP A PROPOSED ZONING CHANGE.  ACCORDING TO THE SUN, THE GROUP AND RESIDENTS ARE CONCERNED ABOUT THE COUNTY CHANGING THE ZONING TO ALLOW GREATER BUILDING DENSITIES AND TALLER CONDOMINIUMS […]

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ACCIDENT SENDS TWO TO THE HOSPITAL

TWO ENGLEWOOD BROTHERS WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED IN A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT IN VENICE SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 20 YEAR OLD DMITRIJS POLISCUKS WAS NORTHBOUND ON US 41 APPROACHING SEMINOLE DRIVE JUST BEFORE 4:30PM.  48 YEAR OLD BIRNEY ODELL OF VENICE WAS ATTEMPTING TO MAKE A LEFT TURN ONTO SEMINOLE FROM SOUTHBOUND 41 WHEN […]

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THREE CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER

AUTHORITIES ARRESTED THREE PEOPLE IN CONNECTION WITH A SHOOTING IN ENGLEWOOD ON SUNDAY.  38 YEAR OLD DONALD COSTA OF PORT CHARLOTTE ALONG WITH 38 YEAR OLD DEREK HARRINGTON AND 37 YEAR OLD NICOLE LEDESMA, BOTH OF ROTONDA WEST, ARE ALL ACCUSED IN THE ATTACK OF 22 YEAR OLD DILLON DONOHOE NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF ELM […]

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FOUR ARRESTED IN UNDERCOVER DEAL

FOUR PEOPLE WERE ARRESTED WEDNESDAY FOLLOWING AN UNDERCOVER PURCHASE OF NARCOTICS IN A PLACIDA ROAD PARKING LOT.  CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THE DRUG BUY WAS FOR OXYCODONE AND ALPRAZOLAM PILLS, AND ONCE THE TRANSACTION WAS COMPLETED, DETECTIVES MOVED IN.  ARRESTED WERE WAS DRIVER, 28 YEAR OLD LARKIN INTERVAL OF ROTONDA WEST, ALONG WITH PASSENGERS 62 […]

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ELDERLY SCAMS HIT TWO PORT CHARLOTTE WOMEN

CHARLOTTE COUNTY DETECTIVES ARE INVESTIGATING TWO SCAMS AGAINST ELDERLY WOMEN IN PORT CHARLOTTE.  DEPUTIES RECEIVED THE FIRST CALL WEDNESDAY FROM A 78 YEAR OLD WOMAN WHO SAID SHE RECEIVED A CALL FROM A MAN WHO CLAIMED TO BE HER GRANDSON.  HE SAID HE WAS IN A CAR ACCIDENT IN NEW YORK CITY AND HE NEEDED […]

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