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Entertainment - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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Ship Happens!

Ship Happens!

St. Maarten - Somebody came up with what turned out to be a bright idea to print a few t-shirts with the words, ‘ SHIP HAPPENS, Carnival Dream 2013, St Maarten.’ The two visitors proudly agreed to pose for our cameras on the Board Walk. In the

Editorial - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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Editorial: Silence

We agree with the idea that the investigation into the Bada Bing bribery scandal must run its course. There is no point getting in the way of investigators who have to work their way probably through a ton of material before they are able to come up

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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Draft budget sent to Governor Holiday

St. Maarten – Finance Minister Roland Tuitt sent the draft 2013 budget to Governor drs. Eugène Holiday yesterday afternoon and from there it will be submitted to the parliament. Last week the Minister said at the press briefing that he would submi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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Volkskrant depicts Justice Minister as brothel-owner – No comment from Duncan and PM

St. Maarten – While the opposition UP has demanded that independent MP Patrick Illidge and Justice Minister Roland Duncan step aside until the investigation into the Bada Bing bribery scandal has brought more clarity, Duncan and Prime Minister Sara

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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WITU commissions antiviolence survey in schools

St. Maarten - The Windward Islands Teachers Union yesterday began circulating a survey in all schools to garner scientific information on the level of violence against teachers perpetrated against teachers. Union president Claire Elshot yesterday sai

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Emergency line repairs Pelican area today

St. Maarten – TelEm Group technicians will be carrying out major repair work to a main telecommunication cable in the Pelican area this morning and as a result telecommunication services to residential and business properties will be affected. H

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 20, 2013

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Information Session for NGOs on National Development Plan today

St. Maarten – Today there will be an information session on the National Development Plan for members of the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), organized by Sunfed—the umbrella organization for NGOs. The event will be held at the Belvedere

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Richardson siblings present cross cultural book about Aruban history

Richardson siblings present cross cultural book about Aruban history

Minister of Culture Silveria Jacobs, Tammy Richardson, Prime Minister Wescot-Williams and Gregory Richardson holding the book written by the Richardson siblings at the book presentation yesterday at the University of St. Martin. Photo Today/Leo B