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High-End Vacationers Cancel Caribbean Trips Because of Chikungunya

Since last December, when the first two locally transmitted cases of chikungunya hit St. Martin, media hype added to the United States’ preexisting fear of exoticism, deterring tourists from travel to nearby islands. 831 more words

Halcyon Days—Here Again?

Today marks the first day of the so-called “halcyon days”—or does it?—a period of 15 days in December first recognized by ancient Mediterranean civilizations for its tranquil weather. 1,123 more words


Mississippi teenager dies from accident injuries

ST. MARTIN, Miss. (AP) – A 17-year-old from St. Martin has died in a Jackson hospital from injuries suffered in a one-car accident near Vancleave on Nov. 103 more words


St. Martin für Hunde

Gespenstisch ging es im Wald der Iddelsfelder Hardt zu. Ein leuchtender, nicht enden wollender Lindwurm zog sich durch die Dunkelheit rund um eine riesige Wiese am Waldrand. 381 more words

Tierisch Gut

Princeton Community Lantern Walk, November 15, 2014

Every year, the Waldorf School of Princeton organizes a “Lantern Walk” for its students and their families. The event is a continuation of a European tradition celebrating the life of St Martin, and also reflects worldwide ‘festivals of lights’ that take place in many cultures around this time of year. 245 more words


Sankt Martin

I’ve got to say, this week was quite a good one. Let’s jump right in, shall we?

Last Saturday I was wandering in town and saw a poster advertising a parade on Monday evening for St. 1,851 more words