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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.

Breakfast at the Waterfront Crabhouse

Published on: Apr 09, 2003

Category: Restaurants A good reason to going into town! Have you been meaning to go downtown shopping? Stop by the Waterfront Crabhouse, make it your morning's breakfast destination. With more than 130 items on the new revamped menu, breakfast is a good excuse to going into town, and shopping afterwards a real treat.

Shop till you drop – at the new improved Ling & Sons

Published on: Mar 20, 2003

Category: General Almost one year ago I reported that Ling & Sons approached a top local contractor, Albo, to do the building, design, permits, in short, the works, for a new-age food emporium, at the back of the store’s existing location.

The Minister of Culture displays his art collection

Published on: Mar 20, 2003

Category: General At Cas di Cultura, the personal collection of Ramon and Maria Lee is on display. The Minister of Culture and his wife started collecting local art, when first married, about 30 years ago.

La Cabana Resort completely paints Cas Pa Huventud

Published on: Mar 20, 2003

Category: General Some community work was included on the agenda of last year's Ace Convention. The American visitors, all Aruba Certified Experts, participated in a conference organized by the ATA.