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First female Calypso Monarch in 47 years

First female Calypso Monarch in 47 years

Akinerom Charles Arrindell, the first female to ever win a Calypso Crown suitably rewarded with the symbol which was placed on her head by Lisa Brown, Senior Marketing Manager at Nagico and assisted by Edwardo Radjouki, from the SCDF. Photo Today

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Research into St. Maarten monkey population

Research into St. Maarten monkey population

  St. Maarten News – Master student in International Development Sanne Collée will be on the island for the next two months to conduct a thorough participatory research into the socio-economic impact of the invasive Green Vervet Monke

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Appreciation for African music

Appreciation for African music

Members of the Nirvana Dance group during one of their performances at the African Flavor concert. Photo Today / Milton Pieters St. Maarten News - African Flavor, is a fairly new concert to St Maarten during the Carnival season, but after Brac

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Sea turtle nesting season begins

Sea turtle nesting season begins

Baby Hawksbill sea turtles make their way to the ocean on Dawn Beach last year. Photo contributed St. Maarten News – The sea turtle nesting season is here again, the St. Maarten Nature Foundation said in a press statement. Each year between A

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Police nab a dozen at Rick Ross concert with drugs

St. Maarten News – Police nabbed twelve visitors to the Rick Ross concert in the Festival Village between Friday evening and early Saturday morning for drug possession. During controls at the security check point, officers found quantities of marij

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St. Maarten airport to Berlin to pick up another award

St. Maarten airport to Berlin to pick up another award

  Anastacio Baker with the Quality and Excellence Award. Photo SXM St. Maarten News- The Princess Juliana International Airport has received the Majestic 5 Continents Award for Quality and Excellence from Paris-based Otherways Managem

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Oyster Bay Beach Resort : Family-friendly resort offers active options

Oyster Bay Beach Resort : Family-friendly resort offers active options

  The infinity pool at the Oyster Bay Beach Resort.  St. Maarten News – Situated on Dawn Beach on the eastern end of Dutch St. Maarten, Oyster Bay Beach Resort is well positioned for traveling families to take advantage of the many

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New warning about mosquito breeding

St. Maarten News – The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), urges citizens to take measures to prevent mosquitoes from breeding. The warning comes after several days of rainfall. CPS calls on the community and on visitors to wear light colored

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CPS calls attention to proper food handling

St. Maarten News – It is essential to observe safe food handling practices at all locations, the Collective Prevention Services (CPS) said in a press statement that also emphasized safe food preparation at home. Food kiosks, street market vendors,

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St. Maarten Tourism trade show Smart cancelled

St. Maarten News – The St. Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show (Smart) has been canceled. The event was scheduled to take place from May 18 to 20, but the organizers cite “logistical challenges and timing conflicts” as the main reason for the d