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King-family shows strength after murder trial  “Here we feel closer to Michael and Thelma”

King-family shows strength after murder trial “Here we feel closer to Michael and Thelma”

Thelma and Michael King. The family declined to be photographed for this interview because they felt it would take the focus away from their murdered relatives. Photo courtesy King-family.St. Maarten / By Hilbert Haar – On Saturday the King-family

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First Public Service Centre opens doors in Simpson Bay

St. Maarten - A spanking new, customer friendly and fully equipped Public Service Centre was launched on Saturday with a soft opening at the Simpson Bay Fish Market. The center boasts five government departments across three ministries and only lacks

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St. Maarten Carnival teen and senior contest delivers

St. Maarten Carnival teen and senior contest delivers

From left to right, the senior contestants for this year’s Carnival Queen strike a pose in their culture wear; Dikenia Lake, Valisca Joseph, Kyara Walker, Davinia Brooks, Shanice Powell and Caroline Paredes. Photo: Today/Milton Peters.St. Maarten -

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10 million for garbage collection

St. Maarten -The increase in garbage collection remains on the Draft 2013 Budget for a cost of 1.2 million guilders. Minister of Vromi William Marlin said that this had nothing to do with the increase in fees or contracts for 2012. Approximately 800

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New garbage bins to be placed on St. Maarten

New garbage bins to be placed on St. Maarten

[caption id="attachment_22326" align="alignleft" width="250"] : Deputy Prime Minister William Marlin and Head of Infrastructure Claudius Buncamper in front of the new garbage bins.[/caption] St. Maarten – With the distribution of new 65 gallon g

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The Hague debates bribery of Bada Bing tomorrow

St. Maarten / THE HAGUE – Tomorrow at 10.15 a.m. (island time) the parliamentary committee for Kingdom Relations debates the Bada Bing bribery case. The debate will be streamed live on the internet via tweedekamer.nl. The issue will come up in t

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Two gas stations robbed

St. Maarten – On Friday evening around 9.45 p.m. the attendant at the sol gas station on Union road in Cole Bay was robbed at gunpoint by an unknown man. The robber, who was dressed in black, took the cash the attendant had on him. On Saturday e