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OPINION_BANNERDear Editor,

Please allow me some space in your newspaper to address an exceptional teacher from Learning Unlimited Preparatory School, Ms. Hernandez.

Ms. Hernandez, Thanksgiving is just next month and while our family is getting ready for this celebration we thought about the things we are grateful for in life.

Our family writes little notes that we will read out loud that day. We found...

Happy without him

queenieDear Queenie,

My wife's father is a mean person who likes to manipulate others into doing whatever he wants. No...

What must the tourists think of us!!

Hello Government officials, Car rental agencies, Hotel managers, and anyone else who has the first initial contact...

Confused

Dear Queenie,

I have two friends who always visit me at the same time. Even when I arrange to get together with...

Hopefully a new trend

Dear Editor,

Anyone who follows what happens in the world of politics would be surprised if Theo Heyliger is really...

Broken-hearted

Dear Queenie,

I’ve been dating a very nice guy for some time now. Recently another man he worked with died and we...

Mindful moments on anxiety

Dear Editor,

Mindfulness is your ability to stay with the present moment. It is the discipline of listening to your...

Offended

Dear Queenie,

I was out with a group of friends one night when one of them said something particularly nasty and...

Why Saleh is wrong

Dear Editor,

I have much respect for Professor Jaime Saleh, former Governor of the Netherlands Antilles. However, I...

Happy bachelorette

Dear Queenie,

I’m in my 30s and not married. My mother says it’s because I expect too much from a man and I...

Friendly or Fantasy Island?

Dear Editor,

Some people may call St. Maarten the Friendly Island while others will call it the Fantasy Island but...

Online subscriber

Dear Queenie,

I have followed you for perhaps 10 years online. I generally agree with your well reasoned responses...

Make a start

You don't like what you see? Simply close your eyes

Choose to focus on change or be stuck with the "whys?"

Notice...

Ex-boy toy

Dear Queenie,

A long time ago I had an affair with an older married woman that ended when I started dating the girl...

R.I.P. Ruby

Dear Editor,

The dog was chained to a tamarind tree her whole life 24/7. She was a strong, healthy and lovely dog...

Santa’s helper

Dear Queenie,

It’s getting to be time to start thinking about what to give people for Christmas, which can be a...

Why aren’t inspectors putting end to abuse in day care centre?

Dear Editor,

Just a few weeks ago there was a headline in this paper concerning an investigation into child abuse at...

Fed up

Dear Queenie,

My best friend’s husband has the habit of correcting people, including me, when they pronounce a...

Congratulations

Dear Editor,

Friday saw the swearing in of a new Parliament for the governing term 2014-2018. After all is said...

Doubtful boyfriend

Dear Queenie,

My girlfriend and I have been together for several years. At first things were just great, but then I...

Political parties not what made out to be

Dear Editor,

The Dutch (and much of the rest of the world that may be interested) must be scratching their heads...

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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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Notices October 25
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