LOCAL

Divino & Sunset Grille presented: A Night with Rodney Strong

Sunset Grille restaurant at the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino organized an elegant evening with fine wines from Rodney Strong and fantastic culinary art from Executive Chef Matt Boland and newly recruited Executive Sous-Chef Katia Soujol last Friday.

Ewald Biemans, owner of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort: The Green Lantern of Aruba

If we could name one superhero in the field of sustainability, it would be Ewald Biemans, owner of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort.

United Dogs Aruba Foundation: More animals with a better chance for life

To give more animals a chance for a better life, United Dogs made a special application form to make adoption faster and smoother.

U.S. NEWS

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s governor during Katrina, dies

After struggling for years with cancer, Blanco died Sunday in hospice care in Lafayette. She was 76.

Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

Since taking office in January 2017, President Donald Trump has used an array of new and existing sanctions against Iran, North Korea and others.

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls major airports

Airports warned travelers — both Americans returning home and foreign visitors — of delays, and some travelers tweeted photos and videos of huge lines.

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WORLD NEWS

Noise but no breakthrough as Johnson, Juncker talk Brexit

Boris Johnson was booed by protesters and berated by Luxembourg's leader on a visit to the tiny nation Monday for his first face-to-face talks with the European Union chief about securing an elusive Brexit deal.

Big global climate protests on Friday get union support

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to join worldwide demonstrations this week ahead of a U.N. climate summit in New York, as unions and some businesses lend their support for faster action to fight climate change.

Italian hard-liner Salvini vows to return League to power

Down but not out, Matteo Salvini pledged Sunday to tens of thousands of die-hard backers of his populist League that he will return to power stronger than before, as he seeks to rebound from a grave political miscalculation that pushed his party from government.

COLUMNS

Episode XXXV: Crecentia cujete: Our Calbas Tree

Since the beginning of time people have collected and selected all kinds of things and for an infinite use and reasons. All this selecting and discarding contributed in engineering man`s success into organized social groups of civilization.

Into the leap year

Timeshares are a unique type of hospitality business for many reasons, but the main one being our usage of 7 day weeks instead of transient days.

September fishing report: ‘Things just started to heat up’

In most places, September means fishing is starting to slow down....