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St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 8, 2013

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Calypsonians on collision course

St. Maarten - The level of competitiveness was exemplified when six of the competitors ended up in a dead heat at the conclusion of the Nagico Senior Calypso eliminations at the Celebration Palace on Saturday night. According to the judging criter

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92 golfers compete under tough conditions – Hobgood prolongs golf title

St. Maarten – Defending champion Howard Hobgood, a long-time St. Maarten resident, won the St. Maarten Golf Open this weekend with an overwhelming edge over his closest rival, Stanley Samuel. The golfers had to battle tough conditions on both da

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St. Maarten Prime Minister clarifies budget cuts to ministry

St. Maarten – Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams commented on the various budget reductions, in particular within the Ministry of Justice as it relates to the plans of approach for Government Ministries. During her weekly radio show One on One

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SHTA criticizes cuts on tourism budget “Don’t kill the goose that lays the golden eggs”

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA), the largest private business representative on the island, has serious questions about the cut in the draft Tourism Budget. Cutting the expenditures of the Tourism Office by 2.4 mi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 8, 2013

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Armed robbery on Chinese restaurant

St. Maarten – Three armed masked men robbed a Chinese restaurant last Saturday in Phillipsburg. At approximately 8 p.m. the men stormed into the Golden Alley Bar and restaurant and robbed the establishment. The suspects fled the scene after comm

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Baby wellness clinic closed for afternoon hours

St. Maarten –The Baby Wellness Clinic from the Collective Prevention Service (CPS), hereby informs its clients that the Baby Wellness Clinic will be closed during the afternoon hours as of today for the next two weeks. The afternoon hour closure

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St. Maarten Prime Minister on integrity program for government: “Let the legal system do its work”

St. Maarten – During her weekly radio show, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams commented on the ongoing Bada Bing case (Orca investigation), and the steps government has undertaken to ensure integrity across the board for all institutions on the

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TelEm fun day well attended

St. Maarten- Patrons cued up on long lines in humid conditions just to get inside the parking lot of TelEm where there were a variety of fun events for kids last Saturday on Pond Island and it was the consensus of many that it’s something that shou