Aruba Daily News News of today

82°F - 28°C
Partly Cloudy
more weather...

Live Webcams

Aruba Daily News

News provided by Aruba Daily Newspaper - Aruba Daily is a Member of The Inter American Press Association (AP). Aruba Daily is the fastest growing English newspaper in Aruba, issued every morning from Monday through Saturday.
Our modern American design style featuring the complete Stock Market overview, Sport, USA and International news as well as interesting articles and features for tourists and Locals makes the Aruba Daily the best read English language newspaper in Aruba.

HumanHints, today ‘Time Techniques’ Part 1

Fri Aug 1

Today is Friday, August 1, the 214th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.

Fri Aug 1

Thought For Today: As scarce as truth is, the supply is always greater than the demand – Josh Billings, American author (1818-1885).   Highlights in history on this date: 1291 – The Swiss cantons of Uri, Schwyz, and Nidwalden sign a mutual defense pact and are later joined by surrounding areas to form the Republic [...]

read more...

Zanillya Debuts Electricity and Drums in Aruba

Thu Jul 31

Palm Beach – Zanillya, an international artist with Aruban roots will be releasing her first English EP under the name Electricity and Drums on Monday, August 4th. The EP’s first single ‘Raise Ya Flag,’ was just premiered on select radio stations on her island of Aruba. All of the EP’s songs were written by Zanillya and [...]

read more...

Dining at Amazonia, Professional Argentinean Soccer Star Sergio Leonel “Kun” Agüero

Thu Jul 31

Palm Beach - While vacationing at the Ritz Carlton Aruba for five happy days, post FIFA 2014 World Cup Games, professional Argentinean star Sergio Leonel “Kun” Agüero Del Castillo who plays as a striker for Premier League Club Manchester City and the Argentina National Team, dropped in for dinner at Amazonia. He was accompanied by [...]

read more...

Loyal visitors honored at the Costa Linda Beach Resort

Thu Jul 31

Recently the Aruba Tourism Authority had the great pleasure of honoring a group of loyal and friendly Visitor of Aruba, at the Costa Linda Beach Resort, as Distinguished Visitors and Ambassadors of Goodwill. The symbolic honorary title is presented in the name of the Minister of Tourism as a token of appreciation to guests who [...]

read more...

Calamari and churrasco are the Laytons’ favorite choices at Tango Argentine Grill

Thu Jul 31

ARUBA – This lovely couple is the Laytons; they came all the way from California to Aruba. From New Port Beach to the Arawak Garden, where they had dinner at fabulous Tango Argentine Grill, is quite a trip. But the newlywed Laytons have taken it all in stride, greatly enjoying themselves. The two met at [...]

read more...

Thursday evening is Tapas Night – CILO City Lounge gives an international twist to tapas

Thu Jul 31

The Spanish tapa, originally a slice of Parma ham covering a glass of sherry to keep the flies out, has flown the coop and gained fame worldwide. It is more than a slice of ham nowadays; it is a fun way to have dinner: one chooses a few delicacies and a small dish of this [...]

read more...

The Van Drunen family is now on Aruba in full force

Thu Jul 31

ARUBA – Here they are: father Arien van Drunen, mom Saskia, Elle (15), Jesse (14), Elle (11) and Valentijn (9) from Holland. The Van Drunen family is once again on Aruba, this year in full force and ready to party. The family has been coming to the island seven years in a row and they can [...]

read more...

At Palm Beach Plaza Mall First mussels of the season at Taste of Belgium Restaurant

Thu Jul 31

Although it might look like mussels are harvested from the fountain at the Palm Beach Plaza Mall in the photo, in reality they are flown in, dripping wet, from Zeeland in the South of Holland and the north of Belgium. The mussel season is starting tomorrow on Aruba, when Taste of Belgium Restaurant is the [...]

read more...

HumanHints, today ‘Personal Boundaries’

Thu Jul 31

Saying no is really difficult for many people. As foreign as the idea is to some, a great challenge for many people is to learn to say No without feeling guilty. The less we define our own boundaries in the moment, the more life will step on us, so saying No is an important ability. [...]

read more...

Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

Thu Jul 31

Thought for Today: “The art of life is to show your hand. There is no diplomacy like candor. You may lose by it now and then, but it will be a loss well gained if you do. Nothing is so boring as having to keep up a deception.” – E.V. Lucas, English author and critic [...]

read more...

Arubaville, Hot Summer Cool Off!

Wed Jul 30

ARUBA – The FunchiGals spent a lovely afternoon at the ultimate Caribbean hang-out/restaurant Arubaville, munching on the best beef carpaccio salad ever, relaxing and chatting away with manager Bas Frijters & Chef Rawlin Silvania about this exciting reinvention of a lovely little restaurant pier where Jair and I celebrated our wedding almost 11 years ago! [...]

read more...

The Kitchen Table by White Entertains Press Members for an 8-Course Dinner

Wed Jul 30

Eagle Beach – The local press was recently welcomed by Hotelier Jan Van Nes and his staffers for a tour of Blue Residences and an unforgettable night at The Kitchen Table, by White. Blue Residences, the first luxury condo resort on Aruba’s famous Eagle Beach in 20 years, is currently under the final phase of [...]

read more...

Official: Venezuela tried to pressure Aruba

Wed Jul 30

ORANJESTAD — Aruba’s top prosecutor said Tuesday that Venezuela ratcheted up various types of pressure against the Dutch Caribbean island and the Netherlands in recent days to try to win the release of a powerful former general wanted on U.S. drug-trafficking charges. But Chief Prosecutor Peter Blanken said the “actions against Aruba” were not the [...]

read more...

The Radisson Postcard Project, designed to promote art education

Wed Jul 30

Palm Beach – The Radisson Aruba Resort Casino & Spa invited students participating in this summer’s RBC Royal Bank sponsored Art Rules Aruba to spend a day at the resort with their cameras. The art education program, celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2014, unfolded at Cas Di Cultura over two weeks in July, offering 9 [...]

read more...

Register now for the BTA Autumn League 2014

Wed Jul 30

August 18  – November 13. Monday August 18  we start with the Autumn League 2014 and this will continue till November 13. This is the biggest weekly Beach Tennis League in the world with over 500 players in 8 levels and 31 categories This means that you play 1 match every week against a different [...]

read more...

PLAYA LINDA HONORS ITS VALUED TEAM MEMBERS

Wed Jul 30

ORANJESTAD – Playa Linda Beach Resort recently recognized exceptional members of its team who have completed milestone anniversaries with the resort this year. The popular timeshare resort, which strives to be a “home away from home” for both owners as well as its employees, clearly demonstrated this point with an amazing 180 combined years of [...]

read more...