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Port, Health Ministry discuss Ebola virus

page4a134POINTE BLANCHE--Health Care Ministry VSA and Port St. Maarten officials met this week concerning Ebola virus preparations. The port is the first institution to receive the informative VSA presentation, which discussed the national preparations taking place and the various meetings with other stakeholders planned.

The presentation covered Ebola symptoms, transmission mode, preventive measures...

Seniors discuss concerns, National Development

BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on the "Rights of the...

Mosquito fogging is moved up to Oct. 28

PHILIPSBURG--Mosquito fogging, which had been set to commence Saturday, November 1, now will begin sooner, on October...

Country cleanup starts on Monday

PHILIPSBURG--The Public Works Department will start a coordinated country-wide cleanup on Monday to collect the...

IFPS ordered to remove fences from Caravanserai properties

BEACON HILL--The Court of First Instance on Friday ordered International Financial Planning Services (IFPS) to remove...

Former VVD senator faces bribery, fraud and money-laundering charges

THE HAGUE--A former Member of the Dutch Parliament's First Chamber of conservative VVD party is facing prosecution...

No legal basis for Aruba instruction

ARUBA--Aruba's Advisory Council found no legal basis for the July instruction to Governor Fredis Refunjol by the...

Storytelling takes centre stage at Friday’s ‘Kids Night Out’

page11b134PHILIPSBURG--Beyond Writing Foundation (BWF) hosted this year's edition of Kids Night Out at Philipsburg Cultural and...

Mosquito fogging moved up to Oct 28

PHILIPSBURG--Mosquito fogging, which had been set to commence Saturday, November 1, will now begin sooner, October...

Cooper apologises for ‘blood flow’ statement

~ PAIS not happy with coalition partner PS ~

WILLEMSTAD--MAN parliamentarian Charles Cooper has apologised for...

458 cases of chikungunya

WILLEMSTAD--Curaçao’s Department of Public Health received about 1,500 reports of possible infection with...

Mosquito fogging starts November 1

PHILIPSBURG--Mosquito fogging throughout the country as part of a regular vector control programme is set to commence...

‘Governor can’t just be sidelined’

WILLEMSTAD--Curaçao and St. Maarten would never succeed in sidelining the governor regarding the screening of...

NRB receives new reports of alleged labour exploitation

PHILIPSBURG--National Reporting Bureau (NRB) on Human Trafficking, which falls under the Ministry of Justice, has...

GEBE issues reconnection schedule for problem areas

PHILIPSBURG--GEBE has announced that the few homes that remained without electricity following the passing of...

Four Canadian tourism deals gained this season

PHILIPSBURG--A number of Canada-based tourism suppliers have added newly-launched St. Maarten deals, including...

AIDS Foundation Youth Wing to hold info session

page5b133PHILIPSBURG--The Youth Wing of St. Maarten AIDS Foundation will hold an interactive information session for high...

Off-duty police officer stabbed in nightclub

SIMPSON BAY--An off-duty police officer was stabbed at High Up nightclub on Welfare Road in the early morning of...

Heyliger: I never discussed money or moving for money with any MP

PHILIPSBURG--"No sitting MP in here or none of the ones that were just put out have I ever met with to discuss...

Comedian guilty of embezzlement

PHILIPSBURG--Comedian and journalist Andrew Dick (28) was sentenced by the Court of First Instance Wednesday, to a...

Gendarmes in shoot-out with Goldfinger robbers

page3b132~ Two suspects captured, a third on the run ~

MARIGOT--Goldfinger jewellery store on Rue de La République was...
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Port, Health Ministry discuss Ebola virus
Saturday, 25 October 2014
POINTE BLANCHE--Health Care Ministry VSA and Port St. Maarten officials met this week concerning... Read more...
Seniors discuss concerns, National Development
Saturday, 25 October 2014
BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on... Read more...
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Rights report points to ‘unchecked homophobic violence’ in Jamaica
Friday, 24 October 2014
NEW YORK, United States--A new human rights report has pointed to what it describes as "unchecked... Read more...
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Hurricane Gonzalo’s damage in Bermuda estimated up to $200M
Thursday, 23 October 2014
HAMILTON, Bermuda--Hurricane Gonzalo caused between US $200 million and US $400 million in... Read more...
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As Ebola hits, New Yorkers maintain wary calm
Friday, 24 October 2014
NEW YORK--News of New York's first case of Ebola was met with worry and even anger on Friday, but... Read more...
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Two killed, 4 hurt in school shooting
Friday, 24 October 2014
MARYSVILLE, Washington--A student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others when he... Read more...
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Canada vows tougher laws as citizens worry in face of attacks
Friday, 24 October 2014
OTTAWA/HAMILTON, Ontario--Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism in ways that... Read more...
Putin accuses United States of damaging world order
Friday, 24 October 2014
LAURA, Russia--Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering... Read more...
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"We won't pay," furious Cameron tells EU summit over surprise bill
Friday, 24 October 2014
BRUSSELS--In a vivid display of fury at European Union technocrats, British Prime Minister David... Read more...
Cuban economists press for deeper reforms
Friday, 24 October 2014
HAVANA--Some of Cuba's best-known economists are openly questioning the very core of the... Read more...
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All about kindness
Friday, 24 October 2014
Dear Editor, Please allow me some space in your newspaper to address an exceptional teacher from... Read more...
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Happy without him
Friday, 24 October 2014
Dear Queenie, My wife's father is a mean person who likes to manipulate others into doing whatever... Read more...
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St. Martin Veterans back to back champions in Tortola
Friday, 24 October 2014
MARIGOT--St. Martin Veterans were crowned back-to-back Champions at the 3rd Annual Old Madrid... Read more...
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Real, Barcelona set for titanic 'Clasico' battle
Friday, 24 October 2014
MADRID-- Clashes between Real Madrid and Barcelona are rarely short on drama and Saturday's La Liga... Read more...
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Matthew McConaughey enjoying his Interstellar career heights
Friday, 24 October 2014
KILLEEN, Texas--Matthew McConaughey's upcoming film about a journey beyond the stars may as well be... Read more...
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UK's Queen Elizabeth sends her first tweet
Friday, 24 October 2014
LONDON--Britain's Queen Elizabeth made her first foray into the world of social media on Friday... Read more...
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Dudley dodges death
Friday, 24 October 2014
A true story of how boat dweller Dudley Campling survived Hurricane Gonzolo   By all accounts,... Read more...
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Tricks, treats or trivia?
Friday, 24 October 2014
~ The history of Halloween ~   Once upon a time, there lived an ancient people known as the... Read more...
Editorial - Enough reason
Friday, 24 October 2014
Some local residents no doubt will be relieved that the fogging in the districts is now scheduled... Read more...
Editorial - On their own terms
Thursday, 23 October 2014
MAN leader Charles Cooper did the right thing by apologising for saying "blood will flow" should... Read more...
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Saturday Oct. 25, 2014
Friday, 24 October 2014
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Friday Oct. 24, 2014
Friday, 24 October 2014
Notices October 25
Friday, 24 October 2014
Sunday, October 26 DEMOCRACY MARCH Organised by People United for True Democracy Starting on the... Read more...
Notices October 22
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Friday, October 24 KIDS NIGHT OUT Organised by Beyond Writing Foundation Place: Culture &... Read more...