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  1. Martinique 2014 cruise passenger arrivals up 71.3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    FRANCE, Martinique -- Martinique's cruise sector continued to net strong results in 2014. According to the latest statistics from The Martinique Tourism Authority, cruise passenger arrivals for calendar year 2014 were up 71.3% when compared to the same period in 2013.

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  2. Berkeley Police Charge Lanoka Harbor Man With Burglarizing Cars in Holiday CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Patch.com

    A Lanoka Harbor man is facing several charges of burglary and theft after Berkeley police found him rummaging through a car in Holiday City, Police Chief Karen T. DiMichele said. Police responded to the Fort De France Boulevard area at 11:50 p.m. on Feb. 10 on a report of a suspicious male.

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  3. Getting to Martinique easier thanks to improved service from the US, Canada and Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    With American Airlines improved direct service from Miami, Martinique is getting now more and more accessible to travelers from the US mainland. This winter, American Airlines operates a midweek flight on Wednesdays from Miami, in addition to pre-existing weekly nonstop service, which operates on Saturdays.

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  4. Pair jailed for cocaine smuggle bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Blackburn Citizen

    Michael Ashford and David Romano have been jailed after they tried to sail a yacht to the UK with a quarter of a tonne of cocaine on board Two men have been jailed for trying to bring A 40m of cocaine into the UK by yacht from Martinique Two men who tried to sail a yacht to the UK with a quarter of a tonne of cocaine on board have been jailed. David Romano, 57, and Michael Ashford, 42, both from Jersey, were arrested in the Caribbean as part of a joint operation involving the National Crime Agency , Metropolitan Police Service and French authorities.

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  5. There's nothing weird about getting a veg box delivered -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... can go to the Caribbean for two weeks in the school holidays for that. France has two main Caribbean islands, Martinique and Guadeloupe. They're departments of the country much in the same way that the Isle of Wight, and the county of Hampshire, are ...

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  6. Serge Letchimy, President of the Regional Council of Martinique,...Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    On Wednesday December 10, 2014, Hon. Serge Letchimy, MP, President of the Martinique Regional Council, will attend a Pledging Event hosted by H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, President of the 69th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.

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  7. Sarah Wescot's 'fire in the belly' speech reaffirms solidarity on St. Martin DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Daily Herald

    ... European Commission, a Member of Parliament for French Guiana Chantal Berthelot, and the Mayor of Fort-de-France, Martinique, Didier Laguerre. Those two islands are about to become Collectivites d'Outre Mer (COM). Dutch-side Minister of Education, ...

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  8. Sarah Wescot's 'fire in the belly' speech reaffirms solidarity on St. Martin DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Daily Herald

    ... European Commission, a Member of Parliament for French Guiana Chantal Berthelot, and the Mayor of Fort-de-France, Martinique, Didier Laguerre. Those two islands are about to become Collectivites d'Outre Mer (COM). Dutch-side Minister of Education, ...

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  9. South school briefs: School is model for AVID programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... 10 high school students and a teacher from Saint-Joseph de Cluny High School in Fort-de-France arrived from Martinique to spend two weeks with Lakeville South High School French students and their families. The students shadowed the American ...

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  10. The islands closest to BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Emancipation Day, which commemorates when the islands declared the end of slavery. The French-speaking island of Martinique is about 23 miles north of St. Lucia. From Barbados, travelers have to first fly or take a ferry to St. Lucia, then travel by ...

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  11. Carotid-Bulb Atypical Fibromuscular Dysplasia in Young Afro-Caribbean ...Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Neurology , Radiology , Vascular Surgery , and Pathology , Fort-de-France University Hospital, Martinique, French West Indies. Correspondence to Julien Joux, MD, Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Fort-de-France, BP 632, 97261 Fort-de-France, Martinique, French West Indies.

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  12. Disney Cruise Line releases early 2016 itineraries, adds Tortola and MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... schedule includes two popular Caribbean destinations, both new to Disney : Tortola, British Virgin Islands and Martinique . The lineup also includes return to the homeport of San Juan, Puerto Rico for the new itinerary featuring Martinique. Disney ...

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  13. Trends in Incidence and Early Outcomes in a Black Afro-Caribbean...Read the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Circulation

    Etude RA alisA e en Martinique et CentrA e sur l'Incidence des Accidents Vasculaires CA rA braux II Study From the Department of Neurology , Department of Neuroradiology , and Department of Geriatrics , University Hospital of Martinique, Fort de France, Martinique FWI; and Department of Neurology, Hospital Sud Francilien, Corbeil-Essonnes, France . Correspondence to Stephane Olindo, MD, Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Martinique, 97200 Fort de France, Martinique FWI.

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  14. LIAT AT42 at Fort de France on Oct 14th 2014, landed short of displaced thresholdRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | AVHerald

    ... ATR-42-600, registration V2-LIK performing flight LI-370 from Saint Lucia (Saint Lucia) to Fort de France (Martinique) with 26 people on board, was on final approach to shortened runway 10, the threshold of which had been displaced due to work in ...

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  15. Seaborne Announces an Interline Agreement with United AirlinesRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    ... port in San Juan, PR ( SJU ) to exciting destinations, including St. Thomas, St. Croix, Dominica, Fort de France, Martinique, Point a Pitre, Guadeloupe, La Romana, DR, Punta Cana, DR, Santo Domingo, DR, St. Maarten , plus St. Kitts and Nevis .

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  16. Seaborne announces interline agreement with United AirlinesRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Seaborne Airlines on Tuesday announced the introduction of a new interline agreement with United Airlines, providing customers convenient connections between the networks of United and Seaborne Airlines. Now customers have the convenience of purchasing a single ticket for United and Seaborne Airlines services, checking baggage at their origination to their final destination, and easy connections at Luis Munoz Marin Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico to destinations including St Thomas, St Croix, Dominica, Fort de France, Martinique, Point a Pitre, Guadeloupe, La Romana, DR, Punta Cana, DR, Santo Domingo, DR, St Maarten, St Kitts and Nevis.

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  17. Star Clippers Caribbean sailings 50% off; book by 10-25-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Harbor, Antigua; Basseterre & South Friar's Beach, St. Kitts; Terre de haut, Iles des Saintes; Fort de France, Martinique; and back to Barbados. (2-for-1: From $1560 pp + free shore excursion) Star Clipper - 7 nights - Leeward Islands (St. ...

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  18. Macka Diamond in three-car collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ... The incident comes just weeks before the anniversary of last October's crash on the French Caribbean island of Martinique in which the entertainer and her personal assistant sustained minor injuries. The two were driving to the airport in the ...

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  19. Trends in Incidence and Early Outcomes in a Black Afro-Caribbean...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Circulation

    Etude RA alisA e en Martinique et CentrA e sur l'Incidence des Accidents vasculaires cA rA braux II Study From the Department of Neurology , Department of Neuroradiology , and Department of Geriatrics , University Hospital of Martinique, Fort de France, Martinique FWI; and Department of Neurology, Hospital Sud Francilien, Corbeil-Essonnes, France . Correspondence to Stephane Olindo, MD, Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Martinique, 97200 Fort de France, Martinique FWI.

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  20. No damage reported after magnitude-4.6 earthquakeRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... ter than 8.0. The largest recent intermediate-depth earthquake to occur along the Lesser Antilles arc was the 7.4 Martinique earthquake northwest of Fort-De-France on Nov. 29, 2007.

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