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St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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Dutch MP Bosman doubts integrity of UP party leader Theo Heyliger and MP Romain Laville

St. Maarten / THE HAGUE – VVD-MP André Bosman questions the integrity of United Peoples party-leader Theo Heyliger and that of the vice chairman of parliament and candidate for the post of Minister of Economic affairs, Independent MP Romain Lavill

St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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Historical artifact confiscated during attempted export

Historical artifact confiscated during attempted export

St. Maarten – A tip was given from a local Courier Mail service at Cole Bay to Rueben Thompson that a historical cannonball was being attempted to be exported to the USA. Thompson contacted the director of the St. Maarten Archaeological Center (Sim

St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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St. Maarteners nominated for Pearls of the Caribbean award

St. Maarteners nominated for Pearls of the Caribbean award

St. Maarten / ROTTERDAM – Three St. Maarteners are nominated for the Pearls of the Dutch Caribbean award show that takes place tomorrow in Rotterdam: Ivy Defoe, Mathias Voges and Christella Garard. Defoe is nominated for the science pearl, and Voge

St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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Still no successor found for Chief Prosecutor Hans Mos

St. Maarten – Chief Prosecutor Hans Mos returns per August 1 to the Netherlands but up to now the Prosecutor’s Office has not found a successor. Attorney General Dick Piar and Solicitor-General Taco Stein traveled to the Netherlands last week whe

St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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Cole Bay prepares for active hurricane season

Disaster coordinator Salomon commends cleanup actions St. Maarten (DCOMM) – Disaster Coordinator Winston Salomon, head of the Office of Disaster Management, commends the cleanup initiative that was undertaken by the community police, Jazz G and

St. Maarten News - Posted by on May 31, 2013

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Two students enter finals FCCA environmental poster competition

Two students enter finals FCCA environmental poster competition

[caption id="attachment_23083" align="alignleft" width="250"] Isaiah Haakmat. Photo contributed.[/caption]St. Maarten – The artwork of two local students was chosen to represent St. Maarten at the 2013 Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Ch