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St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 13, 2012

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Exhibitions and open house show Mac’s history

Exhibitions and open house show Mac’s history

St. Maarten - A number of former students, teachers and supportive persons attended Monday morning’s open house and exhibition organized by The Methodist Agogic Centre (Mac) as part of the institution’s 35th anniversary celebrations. The exhi

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St. Maarten Ombudsman starts information campaign:  New complaints welcome in April

St. Maarten Ombudsman starts information campaign: New complaints welcome in April

Jos de Bruijn (l) and Ombudsman Dr. Nilda Arduin.St. Maarten – The Ombudsman started an information campaign yesterday that will continue until the end of the month to prepare citizens, civil servants and government organizations for the fact t

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Editorial: Heading to the ballot box

It’s now the home stretch to Sunday’s Territorial Council election in St. Martin and though six parties are in the running, many consider this a three way fight between Team Daniel Gibbs, Union for Progress and RRR. The central question of this e

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Public tours of “Hurricane Hunter” aircraft Friday

Public tours of “Hurricane Hunter” aircraft Friday

The WC-130j aircraft which will be on display at the airport on Friday.GREAT BAY – St. Maarten is one of six countries in Mexico and the Caribbean where the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Noaa) and the United States Air Force Rese

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Coast Guard Dash 8 successfully conducts two rescues

Coast Guard Dash 8 successfully conducts two rescues

Fishing boat Exodus being towed to Antigua.WILLEMSTAD - The maritime patrol aircraft Dash 8 of the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard played a vital role in two rescues at sea last weekend. The first was the successful rescue of a small freighter caught adr

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Homeless couple gets urgent assistance

St. Maarten – Intervention by Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor Cornelius de Weever has led to an unnamed couple in urgent need finding a place to stay for the time being. The couple, which is homeless, were found during a wal

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Community Council hosts fundraiser to purchase computers

St. Maarten – Middle Region & Defiance Community Council organizes a fund raising event on the Alec ‘the Butcher” Richardson basketball court next to the Sister Marie Laurence School in Middle Region on March 25. The event will be a combina

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Hamlet: Up is the only party for St. Martin

MARIGOT, St. Martin - Popular Radio host Jacques “Billy Dee” Hamlet believes the Union for Progress is “the only political party to take the Collectivite into the future”. That is why he will be participating in the upcoming elections on that

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English get updates on St. Maarten tourism

English get updates on St. Maarten tourism

The five member Group Study Exchange delegation from Devon, England poses with Governor drs Eugene Holiday (fourth left), Rotarian Maria Buncamper-Molanus (second right) and Rotary President Rebecca Low (right).St. Maarten – A five member deleg