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I lost you twice

I am bewildered, emotionally lost at sea

I cannot accept that you are gone, forever lost to me

How did this happen, what caused you such pain

That you had to leave forever, never to speak again?

Your note said you just wanted me to know

That you loved me so much, too much to show

So when did we disconnect, when did you lose trust

When were you overwhelmed by a hurt too deep to...

Message for upcoming St. Maarten’s Carnival 2015

Dear Editor,

Carnival has and will continue to enrich the lives of the people of St. Maarten and the visitors who...

Let us work together to combat rising burglary

Dear Editor,

Please allow me space to update our community and neighbours on an ongoing situation. The residences of...

No democratisation without decolonisation

Dear Editor,

In case you haven't heard, there are university students protesting on the streets of Amsterdam. They...

Toddles to 6 years old health care

Dear Editor,

As a concerned citizen, I believe that we should pay close attention to the further development of this...

Stop peeing on our legs please!

Dear Editor,

Politicians are peeing on our legs and telling us that it is raining! For heaven's sake, when will all...

The Grassroots Movement - which one?

Dear Editor,

Ever since the failure of a certain group to outright claim the name known for years as the St. Martin...

Dollarization – still a discussion point

Dear Editor,

The fact that there is still a discussion on the dollarization issue is somewhat strange to me and not...

How the country running?

Dear Editor,

As we walk through the streets of our country, we encounter diverse groups with varied interests. Some...

You got me!

Dear Editor,

Your April fools' joke was quite the masterpiece. I must admit I fell for it hook, line and sinker. The...

Jack hammer in early morning intolerable

Dear Editor,

I also live across the road from Starz City Casino. We were awakened again this morning by the noise of...

Construction location

Dear Editor,

Who would've thought it? Only in St. Maarten could it have happened. A casino built in a residential...

Is this hullabaloo really necessary?

Dear Editor,

Schools should be quiet places where students can study, read and think. Research has shown that noise...

Discrimination against US citizen in St. Maarten

Dear Editor,

I would like to inform you about a discrimination against a US citizen that took place at the Princess...

Déja vu

Wow, that is really strange. I am totally sure

I have had this very same experience sometime before.

Have you had...

Dissatisfied with SMHDF

Dear Editor,

A lot of tenants are getting stressed and frustrated about how the day-to-day affairs of the St...

Ebb and flow in airline industry

Dear Editor,

We have all seen the dramatic drop in the oil price in 2014 and we have noticed that some airlines have...

GEBE is lying!

Dear Editor,

I hate being told lies and that is exactly what GEBE is doing to all of us. They told us after lots of...

A double whammy!

Dear Editor,

Before casting any opinion on the functioning of our government and what it means to our country and...

Mindful moments on reactivity

Dear Editor,

Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In...

Worse than the previous

Dear Editor,

Despite the efforts of this new parliament of trying to convince the public that it has raised the bar...

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St. Maarten midday Weather Forecast for Saturday
Saturday, 17 October 2015
DATE ISSUED: Saturday, October 17, 2015 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Sunday midday (12:00... Read more...
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SHTA poll: Businesses want anti-ship-jumping legislation
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Click here for SHTA graph pdf PHILIPSBURG--The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association... Read more...
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Dominica’s tourism sector ready to welcome visitors after TS Erika
Friday, 16 October 2015
ROSEAU, Dominica--“Dominica is open for business and ready to welcome visitors to its shores.”... Read more...
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Reparations Committee: Withdraw Queens’ names from Suriname’s highest mountains
Thursday, 15 October 2015
PARAMARIBO--Suriname’s National Reparations Committee NRCS has filed a request with President... Read more...
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Ex-US House Speaker Hastert to plead guilty in hush-money case
Friday, 16 October 2015
CHICAGO--Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert is expected to plead guilty in a hush-money case... Read more...
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Hillary Clinton to 'look hard' at Julian Castro as possible VP pick
Friday, 16 October 2015
WASHINGTON--Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton won the backing of Housing and Urban... Read more...
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Half a million Yemen children face severe malnutrition
Friday, 16 October 2015
GENEVA--More than half a million children in Yemen face life-threatening malnutrition as a risk of... Read more...
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Modi to open 70-year-old files in challenge to Gandhi dynasty
Friday, 16 October 2015
NEW DELHI--Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he will seek to unravel one of India's most enduring... Read more...
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Cuba in cash crunch due to low commodity prices, Venezuela woes
Friday, 16 October 2015
HAVANA--Low commodity prices, a drought at home and Venezuela's economic crisis have created a cash... Read more...
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Apple's newest courtroom foe is patent-savvy university
Friday, 16 October 2015
NEW YORK--As a veteran of the global smart phone wars, Apple is used to courtroom battles with... Read more...
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Focus needs to be on fighting crime & helping unemployed
Friday, 16 October 2015
Dear Editor, With all of the political situation on the island, we can't lose focus on some of the... Read more...
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Had enough
Friday, 16 October 2015
Dear Queenie, My brother died years ago but his widow stayed close to our family. Eventually she... Read more...
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RBC St. Maarten Little League School Tournament
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Sister Marie Laurence defeated Leonald Conner in the RBC St. Maarten Little League School... Read more...
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Nadal trounces Wawrinka, Djokovic tames Tomic
Friday, 16 October 2015
CHINA-- Former world number one Rafa Nadal displayed more signs of a return to top form with a... Read more...
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Junk shop photo spurs quest to confirm Billy the Kid image
Friday, 16 October 2015
DENVER--For the $2 he spent to buy three old photographs, Randy Guijarro may have hit the mother... Read more...
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Few signs of improvement for NBA star Odom after collapse
Friday, 16 October 2015
LAS VEGAS--Pro basketball and reality TV star Lamar Odom spent a third day hospitalized on... Read more...
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Bruney cruises into retirement
Friday, 16 October 2015
~ After three decade in cruise industry ~   By Alita Singh   Frank Bruney has seen tiny... Read more...
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ALL HANDS ON DECK, WE MADE IT!
Friday, 16 October 2015
~ Fair Transport Sailing Vessel Nordlys is launched ~   St. Maarten has been graced by the... Read more...
Editorial - Anybody’s guess
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Governor Eugene Holiday has decided to seek legal clarity on the current constitutional impasse.... Read more...
Editorial - Time is up
Friday, 16 October 2015
With so much ongoing constitutional turmoil, the fact that more than 100 people attended the... Read more...
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Notices October 16
Friday, 16 October 2015
General Meeting St. Maarten Professional Softball Association (SMPSA) general meeting for the... Read more...
Notices October 15
Thursday, 15 October 2015
General Meeting S.M.P.S.A. general meeting for the softball season 2016 will be held at Sundial... Read more...