Saturday, May 23rd

LATEST:
You are here: Opinion

Best_of_2015_587x57_Results

Our corrupt government lets outsiders destroy our beaches

Dear Editor,

Reading in The Daily Herald of today, Friday, May 22, 2015, pupils from Regina school collected 25 bags of garbage from Karakter beach. What a shame this government we have. So you mean to tell me that this place doesn't keep the beach clean? Maybe all the trash is not from this establishment, but it sure contributes to it. This bar should have never been allowed in the first...

Curious

queenieDear Queenie,

My mother once told me I don't need to worry about having a hereditary disease that runs in my...

Ref: Health Issues

OPINION_BANNERDear Editor,

I, the undersigned, would like to bring the following to your attention. As a concerned citizen and...

Worried mother

Dear Queenie,

My boyfriend got arrested and sent to prison for molesting a child. The problem is how much our...

Are we getting the best government structure?

Dear Editor,

St. Maarten is witnessing a watershed moment where the excessive expectations of citizens of the public...

Hoping

Dear Queenie,

My boyfriend and I have been going together for about a year. He is always saying things like “I...

Mindful moments on raging children

Dear Editor,

Be Kind; Everyone You Meet is Fighting a Hard Battle ~ Plato.

When one practices mindfulness, one...

Etty Ket

Dear Queenie,

What do you do when you see someone not properly dressed, like with tags sticking out at the neck or...

Police harassment

Dear Editor,

Last Friday I was at Lagoonies with my wife, having a good time with some food and drinks. Koolberry...

Miss my son

Dear Queenie,

My son’s fiancée was so sweet – until they started planning their wedding. Somehow since then I...

Find it soon!

Dear Editor,

In a democracy, elections are the main catalyst for change or status quo in most conservative...

Offended

Dear Queenie,

My husband and I married right after we graduated from high school and we have been together for...

Congratulations to taxi drivers

Dear Editor,

It is rarely that people ask me to "write for them" that I accept, because I consider it their opinion...

Sensible mother

Dear Queenie,

My son is getting ready to go off to university next September. The problem is his girlfriend’s...

What a charade!

Dear Editor,

The continuation of the Central Committee meeting on May 7, 2015 on the Harbour Security contract was a...

Don’t know how to help

Dear Queenie,

What do you do when someone you are talking to starts to cry? How do you give them some comfort...

Left out

Dear Queenie,

A family member who lived in the USA died some time ago and we didn't find out about it until long...

Mindful moments on fostering integrity

Dear Editor,

In a mindfulness practice of sitting and paying attention to the minuscule, one trains the mind in...

St. Maarten is on right track

Dear Editor,

Things are looking up economically over the next four years and beyond.

Since 2008/2009, when the...

Parliament must do its job

Dear Editor,

Never have I witnessed such a degrading meeting of the people's business in parliament as that meeting...

Decision to lease out Emilio Wilson Estate & to allow housing is improper

Dear Editor,

Over the past twenty to thirty years, many residents; cultural- heritage activists, environmentalists...

Page 1 of 223

  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  3 
  •  4 
  •  5 
  •  6 
  •  7 
  •  8 
  •  9 
  •  10 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »
Préfecture issues new warning over banned cordless phones
Saturday, 23 May 2015
MARIGOT--The Préfecture reminds the public that Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications... Read more...
CFT asked to keep eye on full compliance with law
Friday, 22 May 2015
THE HAGUE--Committee for Financial Supervision CFT will be asked to keep a close eye on the full... Read more...
Quake jolts Trinidad 2nd time this week; also felt in Grenada
Friday, 22 May 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad--A second earthquake in three days jolted Trinidad and Tobago Thursday. The... Read more...
Personal story reflects questionable Haitian immigration policy in Turks and Caicos
Friday, 22 May 2015
PROVIDENCIALES, TCI--In mid-May, a young Haitian woman and her ten-year-old daughter found that,... Read more...
Image
Obama reaffirms commitment to Israel security to American Jews
Friday, 22 May 2015
WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama, seeking to shore up support from the Jewish community ahead of... Read more...
Image
Prosecutors probe possible criminal case in oil spill
Friday, 22 May 2015
SANTA BARBARA--Government prosecutors are investigating the company at the center of the California... Read more...
Image
Stretched Afghan army falls back on militias to help defend Kunduz
Friday, 22 May 2015
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan--The Afghan government has enlisted hundreds of militia fighters controlled by... Read more...
Image
China slams US South China Sea actions as "irresponsible, dangerous"
Friday, 22 May 2015
BEIJING/WASHINGTON--China said on Friday it was "strongly dissatisfied" after a U.S. spy plane flew... Read more...
Image
IMF says Japan overly optimistic on prospects
Friday, 22 May 2015
TOKYO--The International Monetary Fund warned the Bank of Japan will take longer than it expects to... Read more...
Image
Dutch government to sell 30 percent of ABN Amro
Friday, 22 May 2015
THE HAGUE--The Dutch government plans to list ABN Amro, nationalised after the financial crisis, in... Read more...
Our corrupt government lets outsiders destroy our beaches
Friday, 22 May 2015
Dear Editor, Reading in The Daily Herald of today, Friday, May 22, 2015, pupils from Regina school... Read more...
Image
Curious
Friday, 22 May 2015
Dear Queenie, My mother once told me I don't need to worry about having a hereditary disease that... Read more...
Image
LeBron, Cavs rout Hawks to take control of East finals
Saturday, 23 May 2015
ATLANTA--LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the... Read more...
Image
Campbell-Brown ready to run faster than ever
Friday, 22 May 2015
KINGSTON--Veronica Campbell-Brown, the first lady of Jamaican sprinting, believes she will run... Read more...
Image
Little Prince gets French premiere at Cannes
Friday, 22 May 2015
CANNES, France--The creators of the animated film "The Little Prince", which had its world premiere... Read more...
Image
Michael Caine says he is unrecognizable in Youth
Friday, 22 May 2015
CANNES, France--Michael Caine, the British actor sometimes lampooned for playing versions of... Read more...
Image
Popcorn
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Hans Minnaert: The creative force behind Forget the Popcorn Social media has been abuzz lately with... Read more...
Image
Funds for Sax Concert
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
@ Karakter Friday Connis Vanterpool is lonely. He has been without his trusty, shiny companion for... Read more...
Editorial - Less is more?
Saturday, 23 May 2015
Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see related story). The Gumbs cabinet has been short of... Read more...
Editorial - Perception counts
Thursday, 21 May 2015
That University of St. Martin (USM) could use more support is obvious after Wednesday's meeting... Read more...
Image
Saturday May. 23, 2015
Friday, 22 May 2015
Image
Friday May. 22, 2015
Friday, 22 May 2015
Notices May 22
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...
Notices May 21
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Friday May 22 FREE BIRD WALK Organised by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) and... Read more...