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Editorial - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Editorial: Sufficiency for man’s need but not his greed (abusing the French social support/assistance)

The current situation on French St. Martin with regards to persons depleting the government’s coffers through what appears to be bogus financial claims from the social services brings to mind the words of Mahatma Gandhi: “There is a sufficiency i

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Search called off for missing co-pilot (Skyway SH36 Aircraft crash)

St. Maarten - Search and rescue efforts for the second passenger of the small Sky Way plane that crashed on Wednesday night was called off around 5:00 pm yesterday afternoon. “On Wednesday, October 29th at 6:39 pm a Short SH36 aircraft operated

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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PM Wescot-Williams Expresses Condolences to the Family of crash Victims

St. Maarten - Care taker Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams yesterday expressed her condolences to the victims of the fatal Skyway Airways flight which crashed on Wednesday evening. The one confirmed deceased and one missing pilot were the only tw

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Chin Cactus Road residents implore Minister Lake to fix road

St. Maarten – In a petition signed by some 20 plus persons, residents of Chin Cactus Road in the Sucker Garden area voiced their discontent with the dilapidated condition of the road, which has been in a state of disrepair for some years now, impl

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Stop, Drop & Go (gun surrender) projected extended due to Gonzalo

St. Maarten – Dutch and French side law enforcement authorities announced on Thursday that the deadline for the Stop, Drop & Go project has been extended from October 31 to November 14, due to the passing of Hurricane Gonzalo, giving persons on

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Well-attended Meet & Greet VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne during Green Aruba

St. Maarten -Last week, law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne organized a successful Meet & Greet for conference participants during Green Aruba where Europe Meets the Americas. The conference was focused on sustainable energy, technology, infrastr

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Caribbean tourism sector warned:  Make better use of technology or risk losing business to competitors

St. Maarten- If the Caribbean tourism industry is not prepared to cater to visitors in this new digital age, they will lose business to destinations capable of doing so.This assertion was made by the Hon. Orville London, Chief Secretary in the Tobago

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Rotaract Club collects 476 items for Red Cross

St. Maarten - The Rotaract Club of St. Maarten Sunrise was able to gather a total of 476 Items (including 198 Bottles of Water) as well as a few large bags of clothing items donated by the Rotary Club of St. Maarten. The club also received monetar

French St. Martin News - Posted by on October 31, 2014

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Territorial Council to regulate concessions are Orient Bay

St. Martin / MARIGOT---The Collectivité of St. Martin is using the opportunity presented by the destruction of hurricane Gonzalo to regulate the concessions at the Orient Beach which has been in question for many years. The persons who occupy the