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Girls Night Out is becoming bigger and bigger

The St. Maarten Girls Night Out, organized by Marketing Solutions, expects to draw an even bigger crowd than it did last year. The event will, take place on May 28, but there is no decision about the venue yet. “This idea of St. Maarten Girls Ni

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Landfill management wants to enhance recycling efforts

Landfill management wants to enhance recycling efforts

St. Maarten News – The contractor who won the bid for managing the landfill, Robelto & Son is currently exploring options to increase recycling efforts, together with the department of infrastructure. Robelto has a contract for two years to

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Lucky Stables/Discovery Farm partners with Powerful You emotional coaching

Lucky Stables/Discovery Farm partners with Powerful You emotional coaching

  Children of the Asha Stevens Hillside Christian School will attend emotional coaching classes at the Discovery Farm. Photo Today / Hilbert Haar St. Maarten News - In their search to provide a wider range of experiences to children f

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Bracket performs at African Flavor concert

St. Maarten News - For the first time in Carnival’s history an African Flavor night has been included in the calendar. To match this historic event, organizers are bringing one of Africa's musical superstars, Bracket who gave the world the mega-

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St. Martin Athletes compete in Carifta qualifiers

St. Maarten News - Track and Field athletes from Anguilla, French Sint Martin and Dutch St. Maarten literally stepped on the gas last Saturday during the final event that was organized by the St. Maarten Amateur Athletic Association at the Raoul Illi

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St. Maarten Budget debate postponed until February 29

Cft appreciative but requires minor changes to 2016 budget St. Maarten News – Handling of the draft 2016 budget has been postponed until February 29, after Finance Minister Richard Gibson received advice from financial supervisor Cft about a f

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Kingdom reappoints Bloyden

St. Maarten – The Kingdom Council of Minister has reappointed Kelvin Bloyden as St. Maarten’s representative on the management council of the Common Court of Justice. The council appointed Hans Janssen as the new member to the management coun

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Curacao & Arube Island survey: Minority support for independence, dissatisfaction with current status

  WILLEMSTAD – A minority of the inhabitants of Curacao and Aruba has complete independence for their countries in mind. In the long run (25 years) more people support independence, but with 14 percent in Aruba and 30 percent in Curacao the

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Ambassador Videtič reveals plaque in Middle Region

St. Maarten News - The European Union and Sint Maarten have over the years enjoyed cooperation in a number of development areas. The Head of the delegation of the European Union to Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago and the Dutch Overseas Countrie

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Business day at St. Maarten Academy

St. Maarten News – The St. Maarten Academy for preparatory secondary vocational education (PSVE) hosts a business day on Friday March 4. The event challenges students to turn ideas into final products. The academy’s business department wants t

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Bomb threat trial in court on Wednesday

St. Maarten News – The Court in First Instance will handle the case of Bryan Andrew R. a 44-year old Trinidadian who stands accused of making a bomb threat against the airport on November 22 of last year. The threat paralyzed airport operations. Th

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Car wreck removal begins in Pelican, Simpson Bay

St. Maarten News – Vromi begins on Monday with the removal of car wrecks from Pelican Key, Simpson Bay and Cape Bay. Abandoned cars, cars with expired inspection and unpaid road tax and cars that are hazardous to public safety will be picked up.

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Puerto Rico seizes huge catch of counterfeit products

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) San Juan Field Operations announced on Wednesday the seizure of nearly 10,000 counterfeit products, valued at more than $1.6 million at the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport. A wide range of counterfeite