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  1. Sunwing's New 2015/2016 Cruise Brochure Offers Customers a 'One-Stop' Cruise Shopping ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Market Wire

    ... the powdery white sand beaches of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands and the Creole gem of Fort de France in Martinique. Plus there's the option of combining any cruise with a stay in Florida. Whether it's soaking up the cool, urban vibe of ...

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  2. Norwegian Air enters BWI with flights to MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Business Journal

    ... island. Starting Dec. 3, Norwegian Air Shuttle will begin two weekly flights from BWI to Fort-de-France Martinique. The flights are on Mondays and Fridays. One-way flights start at $79 under an introductory offer. Norwegian will use a Boeing ...

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  3. Martinique hosts FCCA delegation in push to continue strong cruise sector growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    FRANCE, Martinique -- The Martinique Tourism Authority hosted a delegation of Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association officials May 2829, 2015, as part of its continuing efforts to bolster the cruise sector on the island. The visit comes as Martinique enjoys its strongest cruise results in years, posting a 631percent increase in cruise passenger arrivals since 2010.

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  4. JUCO transfer Dargenton joins Aggies for 2015-16 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KSL-TV

    Utah State head coach Tim Duryea announced the addition of small forward Alexis Dargenton after receiving a commitment from the 6-foot-7 Laramie County Community College product. Dargenton, a native of Fort-de-France, Martinique, will enroll at Utah State as a sophomore and have three years of eligibility remaining.

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  5. Utah State adds Alexis Dargenton to men's basketball team for 2015-16 seasonRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Deseret News

    ... Alexis Dargenton, a 6-foot-7, 190-pound small forward from Laramie County Community College. The Fort-de-France, Martinique, native was also considering offers from Kansas State, Penn State and Tulsa. "Alexis is a very versatile player who is just ...

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  6. Utah State Basketball Recruiting: Alexis Dargenton Commits to the AggiesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Mountain West Connection

    ... commit for the 2015-16 season in 6'7" small forward Alexis Dargenton. Alexis is originally from Fort-de-France, Martinique (small island north of Venezuela). He averaged 12.4 points and 7.7 rebounds while shooting over 47 percent last season at ...

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  7. Utah State basketball: J.C. forward Dargenton commits to USURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Logan a Alexis Dargenton, a 6-7 forward from Laramie County Community College, has committed to play basketball at Utah State. Originally from Fort-de-France, Martinique, Dargenton averaged 12.4 points and 7.7 rebounds last season.

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  8. 524 kilos of marijuana seized by authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Daily Herald

    A significant haul of marijuana was seized by French army and customs agents from a motor yacht south west of St. Martin during the night and morning of June 3 to 4, the PrA fecture of Martinique disclosed. The vessel Lady Margaret was intercepted by the frigate VentA se 130 miles south west of St. Martin after having been under surveillance for some time and its position confirmed by American air patrols.

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  9. Between Carnival and Performance Art: Nine Artists on MasqueradeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 1 | Hyperallergic

    It's astonishing that in 2015 a group exhibition of nine artists of color can still be impressive based on statistics and context alone. It is still rare that we see marginalized voices like these situated inside a contemporary art institution without also being used as a foil to the canonized arc of North American and Western European art history.

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  10. Gregoire Ratchel honoured in traditional Fish Day ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... Georges Gumbs for the opening ceremonies. Also present were President of Fishermen's Association Fort-de-France, Martinique, Mirella Meraut, whose delegation attends every year in connection with the agreement between the fishermen associations of ...

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  11. Raw Arterial Spin Labeling Data Can Help Identify Arterial Occlusion...Read the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Martinique , Fort-de-France, Martinique . Correspondence to Alessandro Arrigo, PhD, MD, Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Martinique , BP 632, 97231 Fort-de-France, Martinique .

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  12. Summer on sale: Snag a bargain Caribbean vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | USA Today

    ... the beach every afternoon. Courtesy of fewer tourists during the summer and more direct flights starting in June, Martinique is a treasure chest of uber-affordable room rates and a colorful array of local festivals. The 'Summer Splash Sale' is full ...

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  13. St Lucia, Martinique discuss possible collaboration on cross-border crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Dr Kenny Anthony , with French President Francois Hollande at last weekend's climate change summit in Martinique FORT DE FRANCE, Martinique -- Prime minister of Saint Lucia, Dr Kenny Anthony, met last week with France's President Francois Hollande, ahead of a climate change summit in Martinique, to discuss issues of mutual interest. The discussion focused on climate change mitigation, and cooperation efforts in combating crime.

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  14. Caribbean leaders sign off on climate change declarationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... keep Caribbean News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. FORT DE FRANCE, Martinique -- A climate change declaration signed by Caribbean leaders at a climate change summit in Martinique on Saturday makes a special ...

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  15. Summit Caribbean Climate 2015: "the Fort-de-France Appeal"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Bajan Reporter

    ... Therefore, we the Heads of State, Heads of Government and representatives of regional authorities, assembled in Martinique on May 9th 2015, call on world leaders, regional and municipal authorities, the private sector and people of the world: - to ...

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  16. Gregoire Ratchel honoured in traditional Fish Day ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... Georges Gumbs for the opening ceremonies. Also present were President of Fishermen's Association Fort-de-France, Martinique, Mirella Meraut, whose delegation attends every year in connection with the agreement between the fishermen associations of ...

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  17. Gregoire Ratchel honoured in traditional Fish Day ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... Georges Gumbs for the opening ceremonies. Also present were President of Fishermen's Association Fort-de-France, Martinique, Mirella Meraut, whose delegation attends every year in connection with the agreement between the fishermen associations of ...

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  18. Aerial panorama of MartiniqueRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Fort-de-France is located on Martinique's west coast at the mouth of the Madame river. The airplane was going to land at Lamentin airport.

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  19. Two tons of cocaine seized by French authorities in CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique -- More than two tons of cocaine, estimated to be worth around $105 million, were seized by French customs officials off the ...

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  20. French Customs Officials Seize Record Cocaine Haul in CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Time

    This file photo released on April 18, 2015 by French customs in Fort Saint-Louis military base in Fort-de-France, on the French Caribbean island of Martinique shows packs of cocaine stored after they were seized on April 15, 2015 on a sailboat off the French Caribbean island of Martinique. More than two tons of cocaine was seized from a boat off Martinique that was falsely sailing under an American flag, French authorities said Saturday, marking a record haul.

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