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Will all the feathers ever get back in the bag?

OPINION_BANNERDear Editor,

The following thoughts have been triggered by a phone call I received a couple of evenings ago from a lady in Curaçao, whom I have been assisting with her family estate. She told me that she had received a call from her brother in Holland, who informed her that he just had read a story on Face book, where a blogger from Sint Maarten was saying extremely negative things about me...

Response to letter of Mr. Clive Hodge

Dear Editor,

St. Maarten/St. Martin Alliance For Equality (SAFE) stands by its statement that it is willing to...

New law firm

Dear Editor,

In your paper of today, page 9 you, have an article about a new law firm being established. As a devout...

What’s going on?

Dear Editor,

I wonder if anyone has noticed that when driving at night over the hill, or at least a 30-minute...

Seek out meaningful cooperation with the Dutch Government

Dear Editor,

I am one proud Democrat. The opportunities for St. Eustatius that are available under the public entity...

What are we really about?

Dear Editor,

Over the years I have experienced many things in life which as the bible says were and will be. Yes, I...

Just a thought

Dear Editor,

Your Saturday edition contains a report on Dutch Super Yacht Yards being disadvantaged because they...

Alegria is sue-happy

Dear Editor,

In Sint Maarten, when is enough litigation enough? Alegria is not a "world of happiness"; it is a...

Concrete lessons to be learned from the Greek situation

Dear Editor,

I read the recent letter submitted by five persons attached, in one way or another, to University of...

Languages on our islands

(from Amigoe.com)

 

I agree with the analysis of Fred de Haas concerning the languages on our islands...

The Treaty in Full

Due to recent developments and comments, The Daily Herald thought it useful to publish the complete text of the...

Americans to be treated same as the Dutch

Dear Editor,

 

As one of the American individuals who took the government of St. Maarten to court regarding...

Sitting ducks, praying for rain

Dear Editor,

I am appalled by the response of St. Maarten's Fire Brigade and the seeming inaction of the main people...

To Obtain True Autonomy

Dear Editor,

I love the word independence. Mainly because once it's mentioned a flame seems to spark in the souls of...

Power of perception

It’s a gift, it’s a curse, sometimes it makes things worse

But it has always been present, from the very...

We do care on St. Maarten

Dear Editor,

I would like to commend Mr. Jessurun for his efforts in putting St. Maarten elderly on the...

Cuba are you ready?

Dear Editor,

For the past three weeks I travelled through Cuba, exploring the landscape, culture and most...

Dialogue and budget resolution

Dear Editor,

This is in response to the letter titled “Why Greece should matter to us in on St. Maarten.”

When...

Why Greece should matter to us on St. Maarten

Dear Editor,

“Let not talk about ideology and ideals; let us just focus on technical solutions.” A strange...

The value of dialogue

Dear Editor,

I chuckled when I read the report on your Website of the "discussion on Haitian Plight in the DR" that...

The opposition should talk less and focus on working together

Dear Editor,

The governing of this territory is the responsibility of the Island Council with the executive council...

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Minister to sidestep foundation to create Tourism Authority
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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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Unforgiving daughter
Monday, 03 August 2015
Dear Queenie, A while ago I had an argument with my father and we both said some pretty nasty... Read more...
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Baseball clinics
Monday, 03 August 2015
Former Major League Baseball player Rafel Skeete from St. Maarten has returned to the Friendly... Read more...
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Parris wins St. Maarten 9-Ball Championship
Monday, 03 August 2015
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Americans' taste for cold brew transforms summertime coffee market
Monday, 03 August 2015
NEW YORK--For U.S. coffee shops, business usually cools down as the weather heats up.  But as... Read more...
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Snoop Dogg stopped in Italy airport with $422,000 in cash
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The biggest boat party of the Northeast Caribbean takes place today in Anguilla as part of that... Read more...
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Monday, 03 August 2015
Wednesday, August 5 HEART LECTURE Organised by JCI St. Maarten and the Methodist church Place:... Read more...
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