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St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Chippie partners with “One Love” for carnival

Chippie partners with “One Love” for carnival

Chippie Service Market Manager Michanou Arrundell, Chief Executive Officer of Imbrace Jacqueline Louis and UTS-Service Marketing Manager Ivy Lambert pose together in a handout promotional photo to mark their collaboration on two carnival events.St. M

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Financial experts needed to complete Tourist Bureau probe

St. Maarten – The National Detective Agency has finally started its investigation into embezzlement charges against employees at the Tourist Bureau. Chief Prosecutor Hans Mos told this newspaper yesterday that the investigation has encountered some

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Prime Minister comes in first at JFE walk-a-thon

Prime Minister comes in first at JFE walk-a-thon

JFE President Rolando Tobias (left) poses with Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams, Florine and Gilbert along with JFE Assistant Treasurer Margarette Williams. (JFE Photo)St. Maarten – Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams was the first out of

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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USM to hold graduation for 32 GED graduates

Event scheduled for April 20 St. Maarten - The University of St. Martin (USM) will be holding a graduation ceremony on April 20 for the 32 students who passed the GED exams held in January. The graduates, their family members, and the instructors

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Dow attends Ascap’s “I Create Music” Expo 12

GREAT BAY - St. Maarten’s musical icon, hall of famer and lifetime achievement awardee Isidore “Mighty Dow” York is heading to Los Angeles this month for the American Society of Composers Authors and Publishers (Ascap) EXPO 2012. This year

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Local foundations and international group partner in community outreach

Local foundations and international group partner in community outreach

The joint team of the Victorious Living Foundation (VLF), its youth wing, Youth to Xtreme (Y2X) and The Walk on Water Ministry pose together after their visit to the St. Martin’s Home Chapel on March 24. (VLF photo)St. Maarten – Victorious L

Editorial - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Editorial: Getting up to par

Two stories we run today show that the country’s justice chain is still not where it should be and there is a need for those in charge to continue to crack the whip and ensure that things continue at a fluid pace. Being expedient though should not

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Scotia Bank offers free mortgage checkup

Scotia Bank offers free mortgage checkup

Employees of the Simpson Bay branch of the Scotia Bank talk with customers while wearing stethoscopes linked to a new campaign. (Leo Brown photos)St. Maarten - Visitors to Scotia’s Bank Simpson Bay branch may be surprised to learn that the employee

Opinion - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Opinion: A closer look at the Seminole Tribe

It is interesting that the Seminole Tribe of Florida, Inc. is interested in buying the Simpson Bay Resort and Marina in Pelican Key. Interesting because the tribe has a history indigenous St. Maarteners ought to feel a connection with. It is also int

St. Maarten News, Uncategorized - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Opinion: Democracy

Democracy and Curacao seem to have a hard time together. The latest development in this soap opera is the reaction by Minister of Plenipotentiary Sheldry Osepa to a broadcast on Dutch TV in the news program Brandpunt. Opposition parliamentarians Oma

Uncategorized - Posted by on April 17, 2012

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Toastmasters Speech contest winners represent St. Maarten in May

Toastmasters Speech contest winners represent St. Maarten in May

From left to right - Toastmaster Dwight Carbon, Speech Contest Winner Leopold Merrick, Area Governor Annette Berkel, Table Topic Winner Danaё Daal and Toastmaster Ludmila York-Duncan at the end of Saturday’s speech competition.St. Maarten - Ph