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St. Maarten News, Uncategorized - Posted by on May 9, 2014

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“Within the party, Helmin (Wiels) does not exist anymore”

On the anniversary of the assassination, Wiels’ brother Aubert speaks: “Within the party, Helmin does not exist anymore” WILLEMSTAD – While Pueblo Soberano revealed the Plasa Helmin Magno Wiels, Aubert Wiels is quietly having a beer wi

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First Parkinson Café May 21 at the library

St. Maarten – Anja Bronius has taken the initiative to establish a Parkinson Café – a place where patients, volunteer helpers and others meet to share their experiences. The first Parkinson Café is scheduled for Wednesday May 21, from 10 a.m.

Editorial - Posted by on May 9, 2014

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Editorial: Parkinson’s café

The idea of a minority within society is often first associated with an ethnic minority, but the term has much further reaching implications. A minority, for example, can be someone with a disability, or, in the case of our front page story, a person

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Emilio Wilson Estate loan requires budget amendment

Cft: 2015 budget “more or less on track” St. Maarten – The government still has some work to do before it will have its funding to purchase the Emilio Wilson Estate. This appeared from a press conference where the board for financial superv

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CARNIVAL FOUNDATION HANDS OUT AWARDS

St. Maarten - While the traditional burning of King Momo signaled the conclusion of yet another successful series of Carnival events, it also set the platform for musicians, booth holders, and jouvert morning revelers to come up with a good plan for

Opinion - Posted by on May 9, 2014

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Opinion: Russian humor

Vladimir Putin has signed a law that prohibits swearing in mass media and in cultural expressions like books, theater productions and movies. The maximum fine for breaking that law could go up to roughly $1,400. Swearing in public apparently does not

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Opinion: Interesting times

We are going towards interesting times, and not just because there will be elections on August 29. We are looking ahead at 2015, the mother of all years (for the time being) in the history of country St. Maarten. Already now the number crunchers o

Opinion - Posted by on May 9, 2014

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Opinion: Cosmetic fairytales

We’d be the last ones to deny the ladies their crèmes and other necessities to stay forever young and attractive, but sometimes it pays – literally – to absorb some information from an unsuspected source that tells you what’s what in beauty