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  1. Seaborne suspends air services to DominicaRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the opportunity to re-book their flights into Guadeloupe, or on existing schedule service to Fort-de-France, Martinique at no expense. The islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique have regular ferry service to Dominica. "We are devastated to learn of ...

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  2. Seaborne reroutes Dominica flightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... the opportunity to re-book their flights into Guadeloupe, or on existing schedule service to Fort-de-France, Martinique, at no expense. During the next several weeks, Seaborne will operate up to three times daily service between San Juan Luis Munoz ...

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  3. 17 delayed flights due to tropical storm ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Examiner.com

    ... includes four arrivals and two departures from airlines, American Eagle and American Airlines. Fort de France, Martinique; Providenciales, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and St. Thomas, Virgin Islands are ...

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  4. Tropical Storm Erika: Miami, Fort Lauderdale airports cancel flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Business Journal

    ... Airlines affected include American Airlines, and American Eagle, and the cities affected include Fort de France, Martinique; Providenciales, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. ...

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  5. Caribbean curiosities: The best island museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | USA Today

    ... in 1976. The one-hour tour is offered Monday to Saturday starting at 9:30 a.m. with the last tour at 4:30 p.m. In Martinique's capital city of Fort-de-France close to the waterfront, AimA CA saire Museum opened on June 26, 2013, the 100th ...

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  6. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Newsday

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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  7. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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  8. Running around the Caribbean - literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | USA Today

    In the last couple of years amateur athletes have jumped on the "runcation" trend, combining so-called destination races with vacation time for an active getaway. And in the Caribbean, these events are a fun and challenging means of experiencing an island in an up-close and authentic way that you just can't from inside a tour bus or taxi.

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  9. 1ST Award for Female Entrepreunership and Cooperation in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Bajan Reporter

    The network " The Pioneers ," present in 15 regions in Europe, Africa and the Americas, work together with female entrepreneurs to help them create and develop innovative and sustainable businesses. MARTINIQUE PIONNIERES , incorporated in 2012, has, since its inception, supported over 60 projects, contributed to the creation of some 20 companies and more than 50 permanent jobs MARTINIQUE PIONNIERES helps these women never be discouraged in their daily battle to fulfill their role to make an idea, a project, a company happen.

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  10. Martinique to host first female entrepreneurship awards in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    FORT DE FRANCE, Martinique -- The ceremony for the first awards for female entrepreneurship and cooperation in the Caribbean, presented by the Guardian Group and Martinique Pionnires, will take place in December 2015 in Martinique. The Pioneers network, present in 15 regions in Europe, Africa and the Americas, works together with female entrepreneurs to help them create and develop innovative and sustainable businesses.

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  11. Martinique Welcomes American Civil Rights Leader Rev. Jesse JacksonRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Business Wire

    Official visit builds upon Caribbean island's efforts in support of the United Nations Decade for People of African Descent Photo caption: Hon. Serge Letchimy, MP, President of the Martinique Regional Council , stands with Reverend Jesse Jackson during a special session of the Martinique Regional Council held July 20, 2015.

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  12. Norwegian Launches 1st Nonstop Flights from the Northeastern U.S. to Martinique in 20+ YearsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Travel World News

    Martinique's tourism development strategy took a major step forward with today's announcement of the launch of new nonstop flights from three major gateways in the Northeastern United States - New York , Boston , and Baltimore/Washington, D.C. - aboard Norwegian Air Shuttle. The new service, which begins December 3, 2015, represents the first time that Martinique has been directly accessible from the Northeast in more than 20 years.

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  13. Bastille Day Festivities Return to UES With Can-Can Dancers and TastingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | DNAinfo.com

    ... three-block stretch, from Fifth to Lexington avenues. New activities this year include the New York City debut of Martinique's Arpge Choir of 150 students and musicians and free screenings of award-winning French films. Cooking classes for kids will ...

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

    Jun 29, 2015 | 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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  15. Norwegian Air enters BWI with flights to MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | 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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  16. Martinique hosts FCCA delegation in push to continue strong cruise sector growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | 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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  17. JUCO transfer Dargenton joins Aggies for 2015-16 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | 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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  18. Utah State adds Alexis Dargenton to men's basketball team for 2015-16 seasonRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | 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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  19. Utah State Basketball Recruiting: Alexis Dargenton Commits to the AggiesRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | 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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  20. Utah State basketball: J.C. forward Dargenton commits to USURead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | 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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