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St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 17, 2015

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Carnival kicks off on March 19

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) on Wednesday released what it called its teaser schedule for Carnival 2016. The foundation has held back some surprises as well as any details regarding shows. All of that will be mad

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 17, 2015

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Red water in pond: a natural phenomenon

Red water in pond: a natural phenomenon

  The water color in the Étang de la Barrière will return to normal once weather conditions change. Photo courtesy Binkie van Es CUL DE SAC – When birdwatcher and nature lover Binkie van Es recently paid a visit to Cul de Sac on th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 17, 2015

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Parties upset about delay landfill meeting

  St. Maarten – Opposition parties National Alliance and Democratic Party are upset about the postponement of a meeting they had requested about the landfill. “We do not take the postponement lightly,” the parties said in a press state

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Opposition wants meeting about Zebec deal

  St. Maarten – Opposition parties National Alliance and Democratic Party have “wasted no time” to request a meeting of parliament about the settlement between the Harbor Group of Companies and developer Zebec, the parties said in a pre

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 17, 2015

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Questions about funding  for ghost boxing event (Roy Jones and Danny Santiago that never took place)

  St. Maarten – Did the government pay $185,000 to the Keaton Corporation for the boxing match between Roy Jones and Danny Santiago that never took place? MP Sarah Wescot-Williams has posed pointed questions about this issue to Finance Min

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 17, 2015

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MP Emmanuel puts retail prices on the agenda; Le Grand Marché reacts

MP Emmanuel puts retail prices on the agenda; Le Grand Marché reacts

National Alliance MP Christophe Emmanuel shows products from Le Grand Marché (left) and French-side competitor Super U. Photo Today / Hilbert Haar Game on: Carrefour ready for the battle with Super U St. Maarten – National Alliance MP Chris