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  1. Two UMES Bowling Team Students Receive ECAC HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... floor leading her team to third place on Sunday with a 4-0 win over No. 7 Wisconsin-Whitewater. Seraus, (Oranjestad, Aruba) was awarded with her second ECAC Rookie of the Week award as she finished in second place to teammate Alvarado in the games ...

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  2. UMES' Alvarado Earns Second Straight MEAC HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... Alvarado also earned All-Tournament Team honors at the event along with teammates Thashaina Seraus (Oranjestad, Aruba) and Valerie Riggin (Vista, Calif.). Only 11 bowlers were honored at the 2015 Kutztown Invitational, one MVP and ten All-Tournament ...

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  3. Positive first day of IPKO, integrity discussed at lengthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Daily Herald

    THE HAGUE/ORANJESTAD--Chairman Jeroen Recourt of the Dutch delegation taking part at the Inter-Parliamentary Consultation of the Kingdom IPKO in Aruba this week said on Tuesday, that he looked back at a successful first day with very positive talks on integrity in government. Delegations of the Parliaments of Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands spoke elaborately about integrity in government on Tuesday.

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  4. Honeymoon in Paradise: ArubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | QTMagazine

    Who wouldn't want to spend their honeymoon marooned on a near-deserted island paradise? Aruba, dubbed a "use-less island" by unimaginative Spanish conquistadors who were clearly more interested in converting the heathen than tanning, is a trove of prime bathing spots . Try the small, secluded Boca Catalina beach for pristine sand and superior snorkeling.

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  5. UMES Women's Bowling Takes Mid-Winter Invite ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... be a true freshman, she is ready when we need her." Mariana Alvarado (Leon, Mexico) and Thashaina Seraus (Oranjestad, Aruba) took turns in anchor today with Alvarado anchoring the championship match. "Those two are so good and so clutch," said ...

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  6. Globetrotter:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | SFGate

    ... cruises via Iceland, with departures in June and July aboard the 127-cabin MS Fram. From $6,307. www.hurtigruten.com. Aruba: Gilberto Francois "Betico" Croes, the architect of his island's independence from the Netherlands, did not live to see it, ...

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  7. Aruba News - Winter Edition 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | PR Log

    All the latest from the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba, including new hotel plans, honours for green initiatives and top people making news - plus key events coming up for 2015! PRLog - Jan. 15, 2015 - WHAT'S NEW Industry salutes Aruba's sustainable tourism drive Aruba's drive to become one of the world's leading sustainable tourism destinations has been recognised by a leading international organisation. The island is named as one of the nominees in the World Legacy Awards, a partnership between the National Geographic Society and ITB Berlin, the travel industry's leading international exhibition.

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  8. Cruise ship rescues eight crewmembers from sinking vessel in the CaribbeanRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    At 2:10 am on January 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island vessel Excalibur that was sinking with eight crewmembers onboard. Zuiderdam was approximately 15 miles away and the closest ship in the area.

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  9. Parliaments agree on dispute arrangementRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Daily Herald

    THE HAGUE/ORANJESTAD--The Parliaments of Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands closed off a very successful Inter-Parliamentary Consultation of the Kingdom IPKO in Aruba on Friday. Consensus was reached on several topics, including establishing of a dispute arrangement "geschillenregeling" for the Kingdom, the broadening of the request for advice of the Council of State on applying of Regulation of the Governor by the Kingdom Council of Ministers, use of Dutch study financing in the Caribbean region and repayment of study debts in local currencies of Dutch Caribbean countries.

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  10. ROV Key to Safety in Concordia SalvageRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    ... production should not be affect, a spokesman said on Friday. At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island ALMACO Group Offshore Division ...

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  11. New RAmparts Tugs for PSA MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    ... of South Pass on the lower Mississippi River, Thursday. At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island The Navy will christen the future ...

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  12. Eurotunnel Seeks Buyer for Ferry BusinessRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    ... can represent a window of opportunity. A simple statistical At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island The Bangladesh government has ...

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  13. Statoil Evacuates North Sea Platforms Ahead of StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    ... discussions on the development of the sector through 2015. At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while ...

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  14. Search for Missing Hunter Near South PassRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    ... discussions on the development of the sector through 2015. At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island The Coast Guard, state and local ...

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  15. Holland America Line's 'Zuiderdam' Rescues 8 in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Marine News

    At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island vessel Excalibur that was sinking with eight crewmembers onboard. Zuiderdam was approximately 15 miles away and the closest ship in the area.

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  16. Holland America ship saves eight crewmembers from sinking vessel in CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Examiner.com

    A Holland America ship that happened to be in the right place at the right time rescued eight crewmembers aboard a sinking vessel in the Caribbean. The ms Zuiderdam heard a distress call at 2:10 a.m. on Jan. 3 while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba.

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  17. Positive first day of IPKO, integrity discussed at lengthRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Daily Herald

    THE HAGUE/ORANJESTAD--Chairman Jeroen Recourt of the Dutch delegation taking part at the Inter-Parliamentary Consultation of the Kingdom IPKO in Aruba this week said on Tuesday, that he looked back at a successful first day with very positive talks on integrity in government. Delegations of the Parliaments of Aruba, CuraA ao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands spoke elaborately about integrity in government on Tuesday.

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  18. Netherlands Antilles parliaments to discuss sensitive issues in Aruba this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... ORANJESTAD, Aruba -- The political crisis of 2014 is one of the themes that will be discussed this week at the Kingdom Inter-Parliamentary ...

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  19. Travel: A Caribbean cruise is perfect for winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Scotsman.com

    ... and shops in vibrant shades of blue, red and canary yellow, Antigua ticked every box in my Caribbean idyll wish list. Aruba featured pretty, pastel shaded shops with overly fussed facades in the capital, Oranjestad. Somehow, drinking cool, frosty ...

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  20. Will downtown trolleys get back on track?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Post and Courier

    Charleston doesn't often look to Oranjestad, Aruba, for big civic ideas, but it just might follow its lead by resurrecting the trolley. The city's peninsula had electric trolleys plying its streets from 1887 to 1938, and in December, noted mobility consultant Gabe Klein urged they be brought back.

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