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  1. Aruba's Traditions Reward Curious VisitorsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | PR Log

    It may be one of the world's most up-to-the-minute holiday destinations but the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba also boasts some centuries-old traditions. PRLog - Oct. 23, 2014 - Away from the wi-fi'd rooms of the major resorts, where guests can be checked in on a tablet rather than at reception, islanders have a rich and diverse culture.

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  2. New Aruba streetcar shows off improved downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Chris Roberts ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- If you haven't been back to Aruba for a while, a return visit reveals an array of upgrades and additions. Two new hotels have opened; one along Eagle Beach called Blue Residences, a three tower condo/hotel property.

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  3. Going to Aruba? Plan to ride the new town trolleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Examiner.com

    If you haven't been back to Aruba for a while, a return visit reveals an array of upgrades and additions. Two new hotels have opened.

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  4. Unrest in Aruba brings out riot policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Caribbean News Now contributor ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- Riot police were called out in Aruba in a confrontation with thousands of residents who took to the streets in protest ...

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  5. Racers from South Dakota, Hawaii, Aruba selected for Summit SuperSeries - Wild Card'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | IHRA

    Three lucky drivers were recently selected as the wild card participants in the 2014 IHRA Summit Racing Equipment SuperSeries to be contested at the Summit World Finals at Memphis International Raceway later this month. Drivers from the islands of Aruba and Hawaii, plus South Dakota, were selected to participate in the 2014 Summit SuperSeries in the Top, Mod and Junior Dragster categories with an opportunity to compete for a World Championship the weekend of October 10-11 at the Summit World Finals.

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  6. Boston Red Sox rookies reflect on a lifetime of baseball watching New ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Growing up 70 miles south of Yankee Stadium in Belmar, N.J., Anthony Ranaudo wanted to be a shortstop because, not unlike most kids his age in the tri-state area, he idolized Derek Jeter. Around the same time, about 2,000 miles south of the Bronx in Oranjestad, Aruba, Xander Bogaerts was catching his first glimpses of Jeter the only way he could -- on ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball.

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  7. Newlyweds Mr and Mrs Dumfries honeymoon in the region which shares their surnameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Daily Record

    ... Morris and Cherylle, 47, flew back to the Netherlands today where they will spend a bit of time before heading home to Aruba. Morris said: "We have had a great time, we hired a car and have been sightseeing all over at places like Caerlaverock ...

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  8. Surinam Airways flights to Aruba to be banned if government fails to comply with ultimatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- According to a report from Noticiacla.com in Aruba, the government of Suriname has five days to respond to the situation of Insel ...

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  9. Signature Vacations Announces Opening of the New Adults Only Riu Palace Antillas, ArubaRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    Couples in search of barefoot luxury in the Caribbean have a new option to consider this fall with the opening of the Riu Palace Antillas on the unspoiled island of Aruba. The latest addition to this Caribbean gem's growing portfolio of upscale hotels, the resort stands out as being the island's only all-inclusive property that is also reserved for adults.

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  10. Aruba - best overall Caribbean getaway year-roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | USA Today

    Even a whole day ashore is just that, a glimpse, of Aruba. Staying in one of the many resorts clustered along the beach-rimmed western coast will open a whole new perspective, and just might make you an Aruba-holic: Going flat-out adrenaline junkie on high-voltage sailing, windsurfing and kiteboarding one day and mellowing out under the umbrella on world-class Eagle Beach the next with plenty of bon kuminda in between.

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  11. Amsterdam Dance Event Dips Into Caribbean Waters With Second Electric FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    The longest running and arguably most venerable global business conference for electronic music professionals, Amsterdam Dance Event , is branching out. For the second consecutive year, the confab dipped its toes in the proverbial warm waters off Aruba with a smaller sister event, and the water is getting warmer for delegates and fans alike.

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  12. Riu Palace Antillas to Open This October in ArubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Coinciding with the start of high season in the Caribbean, on the 11th of October RIU Hotels & Resorts will open its second hotel on the stunning island of Aruba: the luxury Riu Palace Antillas.

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  13. Suriname seeks confrontation with Aruba and Curacao, says airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... director of international affairs of the Curacao aviation company Insel Air, Suriname is seeking a confrontation with Aruba and Curacao over air routes. He made this statement in an interview with the Surinamese newspaper De Ware Tijd. Meanwhile, ...

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  14. Suriname refuses Aruba airline landing permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- Insel Air Aruba may not land in Suriname after the Surinamese aviation authority refused to authorize direct flights between Aruba and Paramaribo, the Aruban website Noticiacla.com reported.

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  15. Baby-faced lefty Luis Lugo has a manly strikeout total -- Cleveland Indians Class A InsiderRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... Catcher Sicnarf Loopstok was promoted from extended spring training in Arizona. Loopstok grew up in Oranjestad, Aruba, and graduated from Penn Foster High School in Scranton, Pa.. The Indians drafted him in the 13th round last year out of Western ...

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  16. Hat Tricks: Find Your Next Lucky Fishing LidRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Field & Stream

    One gust of wind, and my crusty Adidas cap was sinking behind the boat into Aruba's Oranjestad harbor.

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  17. Fun in Aruba is full speed ahead with 'Arubapalooza'Read the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- Even with summer in full swing, it's never too early to look ahead to the start of autumn.

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  18. Official: Venezuela tried to pressure ArubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    CORRECTS DATE TO 2014 Former Venezuelan general Hugo Carvajal arrives at the Queen Beatrix International Airport in Oranjestad, Aruba, Sunday July 27, 2014 after being released by authorities.

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  19. Venezuela used military and economic threats to release drug traffickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Caribbean News Now contributor ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- A top official in Aruba said on Monday that Venezuela used economic and military pressure on two Dutch islands in the ...

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  20. Official: Venezuela tried to pressure ArubaRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    CORRECTS DATE TO 2014 Former Venezuelan general Hugo Carvajal arrives at the Queen Beatrix International Airport in Oranjestad, Aruba, Sunday July 27, 2014 after being released by authorities.

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