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Scheduled water outage prolonged in some areas

CUL DE SAC--Monday’s water outage in a few Cul de Sac areas was scheduled to start at 9:00am, but lasted longer than expected because the “water technicians encountered a...

No word yet on completion of minister candidates screening

PHILIPSBURG--It has been more than a month since the submission for screening a minister candidate to join the Marcel Gumbs Cabinet and there has not been any word about ...

Saba’s 40th carnival concludes  with large troupe participation

Saba’s 40th carnival concludes with large troupe participation

THE BOTTOM--This year's grand carnival parade in Saba saw the largest participation of recent years; with five groups the streets of The Bottom were overflowing with reve...

Minister’s request to retract Richards’ dismissal ignored

Minister’s request to retract Richards’ dismissal ignored

~ Executive Director appointed at NIPA ~

 

CAY HILL--The board of National Institute for Professional Advancement (NIPA) has not followed the advice of Education Ministe...

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Tuesday August 04, 2015 St. Maarten midday Weather Forecast
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
DATE ISSUED:  Tuesday August 04, 2015 @ 12:00 Lst (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL:  Wednesday... Read more...
Minister to sidestep foundation to create Tourism Authority
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
PHILIPSBURG--The St. Maarten Tourism Authority (STA) Foundation has been declared obsolete.... Read more...
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Trinidadians feel 4.6-magnitude quake as it shakes parts of country
Monday, 03 August 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad--The seismic activity in the region continues, with Trinidad and Tobago... Read more...
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Suriname bank with half billion US dollars in assets acquired by Trinidad’s Republic Bank
Sunday, 02 August 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad--Republic Bank Limited has welcomed a new territory into the fold of the... Read more...
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Missouri police officer who killed black teen speaks out
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
NEW YORK--The white police officer who last year shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson,... Read more...
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Illegal immigration a dominant theme at Republican forum even without Trump
Monday, 03 August 2015
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire--There was no Donald Trump but his top issue, illegal immigration, was a... Read more...
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Breaking taboo, Jerusalem Palestinians seek Israeli citizenship
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
JERUSALEM--"I declare I will be a loyal citizen of the state of Israel," reads the oath that must... Read more...
Myanmar appeals for flood assistance
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
YANGON--Myanmar said on Tuesday it had appealed for international assistance to help provide food,... Read more...
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EU negotiators aiming for 2016 US trade pact
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
BRUSSELS--European negotiators are aiming to finalise a trade pact with the United States in 2016... Read more...
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Greece and lenders strike upbeat tone
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
ATHENS--Both Greece and its lenders said on Tuesday they were optimistic they could broker a deal... Read more...
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Worried aunt
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
Dear Queenie, My sister's children are so spoiled! They have a tantrum if things aren't just the... Read more...
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Will all the feathers ever get back in the bag?
Monday, 03 August 2015
Dear Editor, The following thoughts have been triggered by a phone call I received a couple of... Read more...
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Former pro-player Skeete teaches base running
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
POND ISLAND--Hard work and repetition until a movement becomes second nature are key elements of... Read more...
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Rapid Vienna knock out Ajax with dramatic win
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
ZURICH-- Four-times European champions Ajax Amsterdam were knocked out of the Champions League in... Read more...
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Jon Stewart steps away from comedy gold
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
NEW YORK--Heartbroken fans are wishing Jon Stewart a "jonvoyage" on Twitter, but Donald Trump and... Read more...
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Miss Piggy and Kermit break up ahead of new ABC Muppets show
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
LOS ANGELES--Yet another Hollywood power couple bit the dust on Tuesday as Miss Piggy and Kermit... Read more...
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Bird Watch SXM
Friday, 31 July 2015
Bird Study Skins By Mark Yokoyama     Study skins are – as you may have guessed –... Read more...
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Ready Set Sail in the Caribbean Part 5
Friday, 31 July 2015
~ Visiting saints and a butterfly ~   By Laura Bijnsdorp   From Dominica, we sailed... Read more...
Editorial - The necessary guidance
Monday, 03 August 2015
The names of two proposed new ministers who are to complete the current Gumbs cabinet of five and... Read more...
Editorial - Not worth it
Sunday, 02 August 2015
The biggest boat party of the Northeast Caribbean takes place today in Anguilla as part of that... Read more...
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Tuesday Aug. 04, 2015
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
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Monday Aug. 03, 2015
Monday, 03 August 2015
Notices August 5
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
Wednesday, August 5 HEART LECTURE Organised by JCI St. Maarten and the Methodist church Place:... Read more...
Notices August 4
Monday, 03 August 2015
Wednesday, August 5 HEART LECTURE Organised by JCI St. Maarten and the Methodist church Place:... Read more...