Marianas Variety

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Paddlefest Race 2 set for end of the month

FOLLOWING the success of the first event in June this year, the OceanSoul Society, Windsurfing Saipan and Hyatt Regency Saipan are preparing for the Marianas Paddlefest Race #2 set for Aug. 29-30, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Beach.

SHEFA submits list of 121 recipients for funding release

THE Saipan Higher Education Financial Assistance office submitted the first check request to the Department of Finance on Friday, SHEFA Administrator Merissa S. Rasa said.

MVA, Liberation festivity organizers to work together

THE Liberation Day festivity organizers and the Marianas Visitors Authority on Friday agreed not to compete with each other when holding events this month.

Alter City Group opposes military buildup on Tinian

ALTER City Group or ACG, the new casino investor on Tinian, says the proposed military expansion is inappropriate, ill-conceived and impermissible.

San Antonio priest encourages unwed couples to get married

FATHER Romil Aperocho, parish administrator of San Antonio Church, on Sunday urged couples living together without having entered into Holy Matrimony to get married.

Trini Ann B. Sasamoto gets 30 days for theft

SUPERIOR Court Judge Teresa Kim-Tenorio on Thursday ordered Trini Ann Blas Sasamoto, 35, to report to the Department of Corrections to begin serving her 30 days of imprisonment.

Lions Club’s Nenita Marquez named Melvin Jones fellow

NENITA V. Marquez, who just completed her term as president of the Saipan Fil-American Lions Club, has been named a Melvin Jones Fellow.

Torres lauds Larson for complete release of tax rebates

ACTING Gov. Ralph D.L.G. Torres has commended Finance Secretary Larrisa Larson for releasing $11 million in tax rebates.