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Desmond Tutu celebrates Mother's Day at Le Dome

Published on: May 28, 2003

Category: General The winner of the 1984 Nobel peace prize, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, of South Africa, spent a number of days here in Aruba as the guest of Simply Aruba N.V., a foundation dedicated to spiritual matters.

Noah’s Arc opens in Eagle

Published on: May 28, 2003

Category: General Sue Ng & Kathleen Powers are the owners of the new pet emporium, Noah's Ark, in Eagle.

Congratulations Island Temptations magazine

Published on: May 28, 2003

Category: General Island Temptations' entry for the Caribbean Tourism Organization's (CTO) Worldwide Travel Writer/Photographer Awards Programme has been selected as the winner in the category of Best Short News Article Under 500 Words...

Bula Opens at Royal Plaza

Published on: May 28, 2003

Category: General A new store at Royal Plaza dreamed up by Yair Lichtenstein.

Aruba shows its commitment to ecotourism

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General The 10th Annual Aruba Reef Care Project (ARCP), an awareness campaign and clean-up event, will take place July 5-6th

Fragments of memories at Studio Insight

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General The studio/gallery located in the heart of the island at Paradera Park, orchestrated an impressive opening night.

ATCA - Aruba's annual tourism conference

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General With the war in the gulf ongoing, Aruba's annual Tourism Conference, ATCA, unfolded undisturbed and according to plan. About seventy-five participants flocked to the island for a three day exchange of information and views.

AGA elects new board

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General The Aruba Gastronomic Association met this week to elect a new board. Outgoing President Raoul Henriquez, he owns Chez Mathilde restaurant and has recently taken over the island’s franchise for Burger King, stepped aside allowing Hubert Solagnier, of Amazonia Churrascaria to take over.

Bill & Hilary thriving in Aruba

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General About 3 weeks ago, on two consecutive days, the Tierra del Sol gardeners delivered two baby-goats to Ann Brown. Ann as you might know, is the golf-course director of operations.

Ike Cohen's 92nd birthday

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: General At a press conference at the Manchebo Beach Resort, owner Ike Cohen personally greeted press members at the French Steakhouse. The gathering designed to promote his upcoming 7th annual Charity Fair held in honor of his birthday, was especially rewarding.