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OPINION: The real meaning of Liberation Day

I LOVE barbecue and parades as much as you do. But that’s not the real meaning of Liberation Day.

OPINION: Chinese outbound: Is this ‘a thing’?

THE Chinese outbound tourism market has grown substantially around the globe. Here, residents of Saipan have become very familiar with Chinese tourists walking, driving and shopping around. I think it would be great if we can all learn more about this market, as it does have a strong presence in this community.

OPINION: Trail of bad faith

THIS is my opening statement and please read carefully what I am about to share with you on these trail of events that  happened.

Variations: Who’s a good writer?

FORMER CNMI Assistant Attorney General Arin Greenwood’s third novel could be made into a movie.

Editorials 2018-April-20

Of course there is no ‘plan B’

MCS celebrates MMB legacy with poetry

(MCS) — Mount Carmel School is joining the continuing celebration of the 90th Anniversary of the arrival of the Merdedarian Missionaries of Berriz, or the MMB sisters, on Saipan. The school recently held a series of contests that invited students to reflect on the impact of the MMB sisters on Saipan and their school. Winners will be announced during a special May 4th mass for May Crowning. Featured in this article are finalists for the poetry contest are middle school students Robin Alvarez, Lynzey Green, and Hannah Lacap.

Helping your child succeed: Determine your child’s intelligence type

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) —  Although many people tend to think of intelligence as a one-dimensional area, in actuality it encompasses a number of different aptitudes that all blend together.

OPINION: Not a matter of choice

THE group advocating the construction of a monument for Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan are forging ahead with their fund solicitation project, come tsunami or hellfire. 

BC’s Tales of the Pacific: Guam the international

I CAME here for a dive trip but I got much more.  Guam is truly an international island, with people from all over the world bringing their diverse cultures like packs slung over their shoulders.  I compare the airport at Guam with any of the large international hubs: London, Hong Kong or Honolulu.

Ckatricia’s Corner: Don’t apologize for being you

YOU can apologize for what you did but you can’t apologize for who you are. The terms of what you did are changeable.