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St. Maarten rocked by 3.8-magnitude quake

St. Maarten rocked by 3.8-magnitude quake

PHILIPSBURG--It started as a low rumble then everything started to shake. This was the general description from several residents who experienced the 3.8 magnitude earthq...

SER draws attention to teen pregnancy in advice to govt

SER draws attention to teen pregnancy in advice to govt

PHILIPSBURG--The Social Economic Council SER drew attention to the issue of teenage pregnancy in its advice to government to start a conditional cash transfer programme c...

Tourism Authority foundation in limbo

Tourism Authority foundation in limbo

~ Awaiting government action ~

PHILIPSBURG--The long-awaited and widely publicised St. Maarten Tourism Authority (STA) Foundation is currently "without a board, any employ...

SER: Only 20 per cent live below poverty line

HARBOUR VIEW--Only 20 to 25 per cent of the country’s population can be tagged as living below the poverty line by using the country’s actual minimum wage, according to t...

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Friday July 31, 2015 St. Maarten Midday Weather Forecast
Friday, 31 July 2015
DATE ISSUED:  Friday July 31, 2015 @ 12:00 Lst (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL:  Saturday midday... Read more...
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Public Service Centre to introduce online services
Friday, 31 July 2015
SIMPSON BAY--Online services and online appointments for various services are amongst the... Read more...
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One of most rare seabirds rediscovered in Dominica 150 years after last seen
Thursday, 30 July 2015
ROSEAU, Dominica--More than 150 years after it was believed to have been wiped out in Dominica, the... Read more...
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Man shot by friends who mistake him for animal
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
PARAMARIBO--Police have arrested two men for illegal gun possession and use on Tuesday, July 27,... Read more...
Jeb Bush not a candidate? Super PAC's spending reveals otherwise
Friday, 31 July 2015
NEW YORK--The first report of Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's Super PAC, made public... Read more...
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Earth's magnetic personality older than previously thought
Thursday, 30 July 2015
WASHINGTON--Earth's magnetic field has been a life preserver, protecting against relentless solar... Read more...
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Palestinian toddler killed, Jewish arsonists suspected
Friday, 31 July 2015
DUMA, West Bank--Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank on... Read more...
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After Ebola criticisms, WHO plans for four-month epidemic response
Friday, 31 July 2015
GENEVA--The World Health Organization is creating a "blueprint" to improve the medical response to... Read more...
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Apple, BMW in courtship with an eye on car collaboration
Friday, 31 July 2015
FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO--BMW and Apple may rekindle a courtship put on hold after an exploratory... Read more...
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In rural China, shoppers go online - with a little help
Friday, 31 July 2015
TONGLU, China--Cheng Yonghao left his village in central Henan province almost 20 years ago, not... Read more...
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Elderly reader
Friday, 31 July 2015
Dear Queenie, One of our close friend’s children is getting married for the second time. We are... Read more...
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New law firm
Friday, 31 July 2015
Dear Editor, In your paper of today, page 9 you, have an article about a new law firm being... Read more...
St. Maarten to host CONCACAF U-15
Friday, 31 July 2015
PHILIPSBURG—St. Maarten will host the CONCACAF Boys Under 15 Championship Tournament August 7 to... Read more...
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Wie drops out as Pettersen sets pace at windy Turnberry
Friday, 31 July 2015
TURNBERRY, Scotland-- Norway's Suzann Pettersen surged two strokes clear of the field while world... Read more...
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Facebook CEO, wife expecting a baby girl
Friday, 31 July 2015
SAN FRANCISCO--Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are... Read more...
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"Spot the fake!" Mirren meets herself in triplicate wax works
Friday, 31 July 2015
LONDON--"Spot the fake!" British actress Helen Mirren joked as she posed with not one but three wax... Read more...
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Sunday @ Kim Sha
Thursday, 30 July 2015
~ Three events all in the same great location ~ Sunday, August 2, is a whole day of fun for the... Read more...
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Christian Fellowship Concert
Thursday, 30 July 2015
DADA Concert Dance and Art Dimensions Academy (DADA) will be hosting a concert at Christian... Read more...
Editorial - Put up or shut up
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see Thursday paper). The persistent rumours that... Read more...
Editorial - Loud and clear
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
The figures presented by Transparency International (TI) regarding poverty in St. Maarten (see... Read more...
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Friday July 31, 2015
Friday, 31 July 2015
Notices July 31
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Spay/Neuter Campaign St. Maarten Animal Welfare Continuing through August their $25 pet spay or... Read more...
Notices July 30
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Spay/Neuter Campaign St. Maarten Animal Welfare Continuing through August their $25 pet spay or... Read more...