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Charter school relieves CEO and principal

Charter school relieves CEO and principal

GUAHAN Academy Charter School is facing another se...

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Cop indicted for rape, abetting prostitution pleads not guilty

THE Guam Police Department officer who was recentl...

Typhoon moves away from Marianas, but high surf remains

Typhoon moves away from Marianas, but high surf remains

TYPHOON Phanfone is expected to be well west of th...

AG asked to look at possible health insurance loophole

AG asked to look at possible health insurance loophole

VICE Speaker Benjamin Cruz has sent a letter to At...

Church to post more financial statements

Church to post more financial statements

THE Archdiocese of Agana will post more financial ...

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    The battle for healthy living

    The event is part of the community’s anti-cancer effort and acts as a fundraiser and awareness-raiser in that effort. We commend those responsible for organizing the event and those who will take part. Cancer is a wo Read more...

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    Happy birthday to us

    For the past decade, MV Guam has been bringing Guam readers the news and information they need and want. Looking back at the first issue of MV Guam, the similarities and the differences between the news in 2004 and a d Read more...

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    Help spread cheer this holiday season

    The drive is a signature charitable event for the U.S. Marines by which they collect toys or monetary donations for toys for needy children. The toys are then distributed as Christmas gifts for children who would likel Read more...

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    Denial and delusion

    National polls clearly show that President Obama has lost public confidence and trust. Congress – suffering from even lower public confidence ratings – has signed on to his half-baked "strategy" to confront Islamic Read more...

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    Looking ahead

    We are subject to leadership that has failed in spectacular fashion, and we will soon pay the price for our own failure to make the right choices at critical points. The worst of it is our election of a weak and delusi Read more...

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    I hope I'm wrong

    A few days ago, President Obama, while laying out his nonstrategy for confronting the ISIS evildoers, assured us that ISIS (or his preferred term ISIL) "is not Islamic." Whoa! I'm having a bit of trouble wrapping my he Read more...

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    The battle for healthy living

    The event is part of the community’s anti-cancer effort and acts as a fundraiser and awareness-raiser in that effort. We commend those responsible for organizing the event and those who will take part. Cancer is a wo Read more...

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    Happy birthday to us

    For the past decade, MV Guam has been bringing Guam readers the news and information they need and want. Looking back at the first issue of MV Guam, the similarities and the differences between the news in 2004 and a d Read more...

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    Help spread cheer this holiday season

    The drive is a signature charitable event for the U.S. Marines by which they collect toys or monetary donations for toys for needy children. The toys are then distributed as Christmas gifts for children who would likel Read more...

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    Denial and delusion

    National polls clearly show that President Obama has lost public confidence and trust. Congress – suffering from even lower public confidence ratings – has signed on to his half-baked "strategy" to confront Islamic Read more...

  • No Image Available
    Looking ahead

    We are subject to leadership that has failed in spectacular fashion, and we will soon pay the price for our own failure to make the right choices at critical points. The worst of it is our election of a weak and delusi Read more...

  • No Image Available
    I hope I'm wrong

    A few days ago, President Obama, while laying out his nonstrategy for confronting the ISIS evildoers, assured us that ISIS (or his preferred term ISIL) "is not Islamic." Whoa! I'm having a bit of trouble wrapping my he Read more...

Okiyama making strides at Piner High

Okiyama making strides at Piner High

FORMER FD Friar quarterback Tyler Okiyama, or “Gua...

Junior tennis players continue to win in ASC Trust Family Classic

Junior tennis players continue to win in ASC Trust Family Classic

(GNTF) – Micronesian Games singles gold medalist B...

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Sinajana Giants rally for 7-5 win over Braves

(TGB) – The Sinajana Giants and Sumay Santa Rita B...

Monster Energy Motocross holds Round 15

Monster Energy Motocross holds Round 15

(GIRMAC) – Round 15 of the 15-round 2014 Monster E...

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Bottomed Out takes out Lady Rangers

(WFPL) – In the Sunday nightcap of the Bud Light W...

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After four years apart, U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Ivan Borja and his older brother Joseph were reunited atop the flight deck of the USS George Washington. The George Washington's 5,000-member crew arrived on Guam for a goodwill port visit yesterday.

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BY PAUL ZERZAN

Move the UN?

Thursday, 02 Oct 2014 03:00am

I think relocating the UN to the American territory closest to China would do much to promote international understanding and peace.China is a resurgent world power that is potentially hostile. Some people in China are aggrieved over past wrongs and others are aggrieved because they feel China has not yet been accorded the res...

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BY PAM EASTLICK

Set in concrete

Thursday, 02 Oct 2014 03:00am

Until there's an typhoon or earthquake. What is it? Concrete. The world uses 19 billion tons of concrete every year, but there's a problem. Manufacturing Portland cement, the glue that holds most concrete together, produces 7 percent of the carbon dioxide that all industry puts into the air.Now researchers from the Department ...

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BY MICHAEL BEVACQUA

Adios Senådot Ben

In the context of Chamorro struggles today, Senådot Ben was taiachaigua espec...


BY EILEEN BENAVENTE-BLAS

Getting started: The toughest part of getting healthy

It was no surprise to see that I had gained weight. My jeans had already infor...


BY KYLE MANDAPAT

Addicted to...

Another week in the bucket as we continue our trek along the 2014 timeline her...


BY ELIZABETH HAMILTON

Bedtime stories help boost children's brain development

What they may not know is there is another essential benefit of this tradition...


BY RON MCNINCH

Guam game theory

If we use the 60-40 limit suggested in the problem, no truly competitive two c...




BY GOV. EDDIE CALVO

Fulfilling a Chamorro dream

Monday, 30 Jun 2014 03:00am

In 1995, they started applying to live on the land our ancestors left us. Some people got land. Sadly, 8,600 Chamorro families are still waiting.For 20 years the dream of the late Sen. Paul Bordallo went unrealized. He created the Chamorro Land Trust Act. He took all the unused government land and placed it in trust for the Ch...

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What strikes me the most, beyond our shared histories and cultures, is the talent we have. I believe our island – and all of Micronesia – can learn from the Philippines in how to nurture our talent, create industries around the arts and humanities, and showcase our people to the world. Too often, we look to the United Stat...

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BY GOV. EDDIE CALVO

Another successful school year

Spring is a time for growth, rebirth and graduations. On our little slice of h...


BY GOV. EDDIE CALVO

Grow with Guam

Kim Solomon, a teacher at George Washington High School, said, “A lot of peo...


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Guam is growing; grow with Guam

Thank you for this opportunity to speak with you today. The governor and I are...


BY GOV. EDDIE CALVO

Economic growth is for you

All around we feel the activity. We can see that Guam is busier. Look at the t...


BY GOV. EDDIE CALVO

It’s time to move forward

I’ll be sending word to Washington in the coming days that Guam’s governor...