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Taxpayers set to receive $15M this weekend

Taxpayers set to receive $15M this weekend

FOR the second time in as many weeks, the governme...

Tinian leaders concerned about military buildup, seek Guam advice

Tinian leaders concerned about military buildup, seek Guam advice

TINIAN Mayor Joey San Nicolas has met with Speaker...

AFCEA Technet conference to focus on ‘Strategic Rebalancing in the Pacific’

AFCEA Technet conference to focus on ‘Strategic Rebalancing in the Pacific’

THE Armed Forces Communications and Electronics As...

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Guam delegation seeks update on Asia rebalance policy

GUAM Chamber of Commerce’s Armed Forces Committee ...

Sustainability conference concludes

Sustainability conference concludes

THE Sixth Annual Island Sustainability Conference ...

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    Stop underage drinking

    The mayors have agreed to partner with the Department of Youth Affairs and the Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center to promote awareness of the Guam Social Host Act which prohibits adults over the age of 21 from Read more...

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    Thanks to sustainability conference organizers

    The conference is organized by the University of Guam Center for Island Sustainability and was preceded by a two-day pre-conference dealing specifically with climate change and water and wastewater issues.The conferenc Read more...

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    A good start for another successful tourism year

    Yesterday, officials announced that in March, the island welcomed 132,334 visitors – an 0.8 increase over March 2014. The March figures follow an increase in arrivals for January (1.2 percent) and February (7.7 perce Read more...

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    Love not a legal element of marriage

    William Pesch, the attorney for the first same-sex couple to seek to marry on Guam, recently stated that his clients “want to celebrate their mutual love through marriage.”However, what Pesch and other same-sex mar Read more...

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    Open letter to Mark Cuong-Benavente

    You, an islander, should think twice of the words you speak. Your derogatory remarks toward our neighboring island sisters and brothers of the FSM is uncalled for. This is not how a true islander should act. I am sure Read more...

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    In support of Bill 69

    The stipulation to have a minimum of 180 instructional days or the period in which these days are to be held is a matter of public law and has been for many years. If any changes are going to be made to the law, then i Read more...

  • Editorial

  • Letter to editor

  • Lifestyle & Entertainment

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    Stop underage drinking

    The mayors have agreed to partner with the Department of Youth Affairs and the Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center to promote awareness of the Guam Social Host Act which prohibits adults over the age of 21 from Read more...

  • No Image Available
    Thanks to sustainability conference organizers

    The conference is organized by the University of Guam Center for Island Sustainability and was preceded by a two-day pre-conference dealing specifically with climate change and water and wastewater issues.The conferenc Read more...

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    A good start for another successful tourism year

    Yesterday, officials announced that in March, the island welcomed 132,334 visitors – an 0.8 increase over March 2014. The March figures follow an increase in arrivals for January (1.2 percent) and February (7.7 perce Read more...

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    Love not a legal element of marriage

    William Pesch, the attorney for the first same-sex couple to seek to marry on Guam, recently stated that his clients “want to celebrate their mutual love through marriage.”However, what Pesch and other same-sex mar Read more...

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    Open letter to Mark Cuong-Benavente

    You, an islander, should think twice of the words you speak. Your derogatory remarks toward our neighboring island sisters and brothers of the FSM is uncalled for. This is not how a true islander should act. I am sure Read more...

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    In support of Bill 69

    The stipulation to have a minimum of 180 instructional days or the period in which these days are to be held is a matter of public law and has been for many years. If any changes are going to be made to the law, then i Read more...

Royals sting Islanders in second half

Royals sting Islanders in second half

THE ND Royals were in serious need of some offense...

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Guam draws Group D for qualifier

(GFA) – FIFA World Cup fever spiked for about an h...

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Get ready for a smokin’ weekend

(GIR) – The 2015 Smokin’ Wheels Racing Weekend and...

Islanders escape Royals in two sets

Islanders escape Royals in two sets

IIAAG boys’ volleyball action continued Tuesday ni...

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Guam Kyokushin Karate Association celebrates 49 years

(GKKA) – The Guam Kyokushin Karate Association cel...

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Smokin’ Wheels
Sean Lipanovich rides during practice session days before the Smokin’ Wheels Races.
Photo by Richard Camacho IV / GSPN

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BY JOYLYN MUNOZ

Home upgrades

Saturday, 18 Apr 2015 03:00am

Some houses may remain on the market for months and in worst case scenarios, even years.Obviously this is a sign that it may not be a good time to sell your home. Nonetheless, you need to sell soon regardless of the market conditions. So what can you do and how can you help your home to stand out from the others? How can you b...

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BY ZALDY DANDAN

A very bad idea

Saturday, 18 Apr 2015 03:00am

Recently, a life-size statue of Mabini was erected on public property in the Guam village of Asan, a former site for a leper colony that later served as a prison camp for the Filipino “irreconcilables,” as the U.S. colonial rulers of the Philippines called them.Some Asan residents object the statue. They said they were nev...

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BY MAR-VIC CAGURANGAN

Social evolution

During a gubernatorial forum in April last year, the Republican governor made ...


BY JUAN FLORES

Reducing the incidence of child abuse

How can we help the adult relatives and friends of children identify and addre...


BY SEN. MARY CAMACHO TORRES

Our turn to lead a balanced growth

During the burgeoning years of Guam’s tourism industry, my father, Gov. Carl...


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Fifty years after Selma, Americans in US territories cannot vote

For Americans living in the U.S. territories, these stirring words ring hollow...


BY PAM EASTLICK

Island of glass

There’s a lot of neat stuff in there including some info about volcanoes.The...