Thursday , July 18 2019

Saba News Archive: News Items

Cheque presented to Saba fire victim

A cheque was presented Thursday to Saba fire victim Lillian Leverock, who lost her home in a fire on November 18, 2015. The cheque was presented by Commander of the Caribbean Netherlands Fire Department of St. Eustatius Andre Bennett, accompanied by colleague firemen here on Saba at the Fire Station …

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Meet & Greet your pension fund: Wednesday, February 3 @ 5:30 PM

Pension funds Caribbean Netherlands (PCN) Would like to cordially invite all affiliated employers, participants and pensioners on Saba to a “Meet & Greet”. At this event you will have the opportunity to meet the board member of PCN as well as the members of the Advisory & Accountability Council (AVO) over some great music, snacks …

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Adult education: language courses

On Monday, February 15th, 2016, Saba Reach Foundation (SRF) will be starting its fifth language course term in collaboration with the NVAO (Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie) accredited University of the Dutch Caribbean located on Curacao. Upon successful completion of each course, students will receive a recognized University of the Dutch Caribbean certificate …

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Mega D Youth Foundation to launch its album on Saba

Mega D Youth Foundation MYF will be launching its motivation album “Incredible” on Saba with a weekend filled with activities on January 22 and 23. Foundation founder Dion “Mega D” Humphreys said the weekend, organised in collaboration with Child Focus and Centre for Youth and Family, will start Friday with …

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Saba girls envision their future during Sister Talk

Saba had its second Sister Talk, which consisted of three workshops led by Lysanne Charles-Arrindell. This weekend, Saba’s girls had the chance to envision their future. Participants in the workshops had to fill out a personal project plan, which gave them obtainable goals to strive to achieve. Charles is originally …

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LGBT documentary also screened on Saba

Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community on Saba organized a screening of the new documentary “One Kingdom, One Love” Saturday at Eugenius Johnson Centre in Windwardside. The documentary tells several stories about LGBT people on and from the Dutch Caribbean islands and ties this in with …

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Commanders’ training Caribbean Netherlands Fire Department

On Monday January 11th, 2016 11 participants of the Caribbean Netherlands Fire Department (BKCN) started the commanders’ training. It regards 1 participant from Saba, 3 participants from Statia and 7 participants from Bonaire. The commanders’ training is an intensive training for people who manage the crew of the single spout …

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'Live your Best Life Now' inspiring workshop credo

A group of 40 people from Saba took part in a “Live your Best Life Now” workshop, which was hosted by Beverly Whitfield, who is originally from Saba and was visiting from the Netherlands. Last weekend’s event was sponsored by Body, Mind and Spirit and Saba Lions Club. After an …

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Public Central Committee meeting, January 21

Public Notice The Central Committee of the Public Entity Saba will meet on Thursday January 21st, 2016 at 10:00 am at the Government Administration Building. The agenda for said meeting is as follows: Opening Approval of the agenda Approval of the Minutes from the Central Committee meeting on November 5th, …

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