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Dissatisfied with SMHDF

OPINION_BANNERDear Editor,

A lot of tenants are getting stressed and frustrated about how the day-to-day affairs of the St. Maarten Housing Development Foundation (SMHDF) are being handled. The whole world knows by now that the former director Mr. Henry Lynch is no longer there. The big question is who is really handling the affairs of the foundation? lf there seems to be a problem, who do the tenants refer...

Fed up

queenieDear Queenie,

My husband and I are often invited to visit the home of a friend of his.

The thing is, when we go...

Trust my doctor

Dear Queenie,

Sometimes I get a craving for a certain food. My doctor says it’s because my body is lacking in...

Ebb and flow in airline industry

Dear Editor,

We have all seen the dramatic drop in the oil price in 2014 and we have noticed that some airlines have...

Frustrated

Dear Queenie,

My daughter is always asking me for advice about how to do things, but she never heeds what I say....

Home worker

Dear Queenie,

I work at home and because I don’t go to a place of business my family and friends don’t consider...

GEBE is lying!

Dear Editor,

I hate being told lies and that is exactly what GEBE is doing to all of us. They told us after lots of...

Etty Ket

Dear Queenie,

When you eat in a restaurant how do you calculate the tip – as a percentage of the food part of the...

Worried mother and wife

Dear Queenie,

Both my children and my husband are very much overweight. I’m worried about all of them but if I...

Klutz

Dear Queenie,

I’m very clumsy and I’m always bumping into things or tripping over them, so I usually have some...

A double whammy!

Dear Editor,

Before casting any opinion on the functioning of our government and what it means to our country and...

Need to know why

Dear Queenie,

My (ex-)boyfriend told me out of the blue that he was done with me. He didn’t give me any reason...

Mindful moments on reactivity

Dear Editor,

Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In...

Fatty’s sister

Dear Queenie,

My sister has always been overweight and finally recently she decided to go on a diet. We are all...

Worse than the previous

Dear Editor,

Despite the efforts of this new parliament of trying to convince the public that it has raised the bar...

Old-fashioned

Dear Queenie,

What ever happened to the custom of a man asking a woman’s father – or both her parents – for...

A continual degradation of nation-building

Dear Editor,

Another case of sexual abuse of a minor has taken place, and again, the judge deemed it fitting to...

Wife without flowers

Dear Queenie,

My husband helps me around the house and tells me all the time how much he loves me. He is a...

OSPP repeats call for urgent operational audit at the Harbour Group of Companies

Dear Editor,

We have been following with keen attention all the activities that have been taking place at the...

Etty Ket

Dear Queenie,

When you are riding in someone else’s vehicle, is it rude to ask them to turn on the radio to a...

A picture is worth a thousand words

Dear Editor,

If you told me that a picture is worth a thousand words, I might not say you are accurate. When at...

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Dear Editor, A lot of tenants are getting stressed and frustrated about how the day-to-day affairs... Read more...
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