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Editorial - Some form of local input

The tripartite meeting between the Dutch Caribbean countries to prepare for Wednesday’s Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom...

Editorial Safety first

In a way today’s story about mandatory student identification (ID) cards is sad. For many grownups such a thing...

Editorial - Less is more?

Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see related story). The Gumbs cabinet has been short of two members for...

Editorial - Perception counts

That University of St. Martin (USM) could use more support is obvious after Wednesday's meeting with Parliament's...

Editorial - Feasible option

At first glance it might seem as though the idea to make the existing Council of State the envisioned entity to...

Editorial - Never too old

It may not have been earth-shattering news, but the taxi drivers workshop reported on in Tuesday's paper is...

Editorial - Playing the bully

Some who read Monday's story about controls on mobile vendors may have been surprised that only warnings were issued...

Editorial - Positive focus

Parliament meets today, Monday, on the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultations IPKO in The Hague during the last...

Editorial - Surprise gift

The already 14th St. Maarten/St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) ended on Friday with participants lauding...

Editorial - Something has to give

That St. Maarten must “pay its own debts” as stated again recently by Kingdom Relations Minister Ronald Plasterk...

Editorial - Encouraging prospect

The groundbreaking for the renovation of its cargo building (see related story) is good news not just for Princess...

Editorial - Better safe than sorry

A picture is worth 1,000 words, the saying goes, and that's certainly true for the two published on page 7 of...

Editorial - At this point

The decision to terminate the service level agreement with St. Maarten Student Support Services S4 in the Netherlands...

Editorial - Too much sense?

Parliament's Ad Hoc Committee on the new Parliament Building is meeting today, Friday. The discussions will centre on...

Editorial - Opportunity knocking

The news that Colombians no longer will need visas for St. Maarten and Curaçao effective July 1 is interesting...

Editorial - Win-win after all

Not everyone will be happy, but news that work on Rockland Estate Rain Forest Adventure Park is to start this summer...

Editorial - Delay tactics?

Carnival is not quite over yet, but May is here and public focus no doubt will shift again to politics, in particular...

Editorial - Delay tactics?

Carnival is not quite over yet, but May is here and public focus no doubt will shift again to politics, in particular...

Editorial - Nice and clean

The Dutch side's maximum cultural celebrations will reach their climax during the next few days as revellers party...

Editorial - Push in the right direction

The opening of a Business Centre by the St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry (see Saturday paper) is most...

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Abolition of Slavery to be celebrated on Wednesday
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
MARIGOT--The 167th anniversary of the abolition of slavery will be celebrated this coming Wednesday... Read more...
Judge extends detention of man who shot taxi driver
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
PHILIPSBURG--A judge of instruction on Monday extended the pre-trial detention of murder suspect... Read more...
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Celebrity Cruises to increase number of overnight port stays in Caribbean
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Selected regional destinations are expected to benefit from a decision by... Read more...
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CWC set to introduce post-hurricane drones
Monday, 25 May 2015
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--With a week to go before the June 1 official start of the Atlantic hurricane... Read more...
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Texas governor says deadly flooding is worst ever seen
Monday, 25 May 2015
SAN ANTONIO--Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday described the flash flooding that had killed at... Read more...
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US heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years
Monday, 25 May 2015
ARLINGTON, Virginia- President Barack Obama heralded the first U.S. Memorial Day in 14 years... Read more...
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Tornado tears through Mexican city on Texas border, killing 13
Monday, 25 May 2015
CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico--At least 13 people died and dozens more were injured after a freak tornado... Read more...
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More than 500 people killed as heat wave bakes parts of India
Monday, 25 May 2015
NEW DELHI--Soaring temperatures have gripped parts of southern and northern India in an extreme... Read more...
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Truckers' secret to fuel efficiency: take it easy
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
EAST DUBUQUE, Illinois--Mario Enriquez says there's no real trick to getting great fuel mileage in... Read more...
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Eyeing the next frontier, Miami law firms ramp up Cuba strategy
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
MIAMI--The Florida Bar is sending its first ever delegation of lawyers to Cuba this week to explore... Read more...
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Pure rhetoric
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
Dear Editor, Please allow me some space in your newspaper to address Member of Parliament Maurice... Read more...
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Faithful reader
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
Dear Queenie, Did you see all that melee in social media about not calling Ramesh Manek a... Read more...
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Medical School undefeated win Volleyball Championship
Monday, 25 May 2015
SABA--Medical School won their final two matches of the season to go undefeated, 6-0, in the Saba... Read more...
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L’Esperance wins Best Boat at Captain Oliver’s Regatta
Monday, 25 May 2015
OYSTER POND—Bobby Velasquez’s L’Esperance rounded off the season on a high this Sunday by... Read more...
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In North Korea, men call the shots, women make the money
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
SEOUL--North Korea is a militarized, male-dominated society, but it is women who are making the... Read more...
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Penguin film director gives climate warning in closer
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
CANNES, France--The French director who charmed the world and won an Oscar with his 2005... Read more...
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A Caribbean history questioned
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
~ Dismissing the cannibal myth ~ By Rik Haverman As a historian, I started to delve into the... Read more...
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Is Buying a Picasso the Best Way to Spend $180 Million?
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
By Montague Kobbé http://mtmkobbe.blogspot.com Last week Christie's made all the headlines after... Read more...
Editorial - Some form of local input
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
The tripartite meeting between the Dutch Caribbean countries to prepare for Wednesday’s... Read more...
Editorial Safety first
Monday, 25 May 2015
In a way today’s story about mandatory student identification (ID) cards is sad. For many... Read more...
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Monday May. 25, 2015
Monday, 25 May 2015
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Saturday May. 23, 2015
Friday, 22 May 2015
Notices May 26
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
Saturday, May 30 FREE HIV TESTING Organized by the St. Maarten AIDS Foundation Place: Belvedere... Read more...
Notices May 25
Monday, 25 May 2015
Summer Camp Skills Educational Summer Camp is registering children ages 3 to 18 for its Summer... Read more...