MPs support call for a referendum on independence

PHILIPSBURG - The majority of St. Maarten Parliamentarians present at the reconvened meeting of the Central Committee of Parliament held Friday, September 2, with...

Delegation for IPKO departs for the Netherlands on Friday

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – From May 27-29, 2015 delegations from the Parliaments of the Netherlands, Curaçao, Aruba and Sint Maarten will be meeting in...

VROMI: Haulers to collect additional garbage during pre-hurricane clean-up campaign.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten -- Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), is urging residents to take full advantage of the...

Chairlady of Parliament declines meeting with Quartermaster

  PHILIPSBURG - The matter of meeting (or not) with the Quartermaster recently gained some traction again. Chairlady of Parliament Sarah Wescott-Williams, in responding to the...

Underwater Clean-up Held to Commemorate World Environment Day

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten -- Dive and waterspouts operators and representatives from Divi Resorts joined the Sint Maarten Nature Foundation in an underwater clean-up commemorating World...

Tropical Storm Erika – Advisory # 2

 ISSUED AT 2:00PM – AUGUST 27, 2015 ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – LIAT wishes to advise that due to flooding of the runway at the Douglas-Charles...

Top Foundation Based Exit exam students honored

  PHILIPSBURG – The top students of the Foundation Based Exit (FBE) Exams were honored with a ceremony at the New Government Building on Monday,...

Are we Ready? – Part One

A few years ago when I was a student at the University of St. Martin (USM) I was fortunate enough to do two political...

Celebrity Cruises returns to the destination with 44 visits in 2018

  PORT ST. MAARTEN – Celebrity Cruises will be returning to the island on February 6, 2018 with Celebrity Equinox. Port St. Maarten Management is looking forward...

Not a good way to start the weekend, car flipped upside down on AJC...

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten - Another serious traffic accident on AJC Brouwers road  when the driver of a gray car lost control and flipped upside...

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