Taco Stein appointed sollicitor general

Sunday, 29 January 2012 18:44 Published in Island News

HOLLAND - Former St. Maarten Public Prosecutor Taco Stein has been appointed Solicitor- General for the Windward Islands.

New government on Statia to take office this week

Sunday, 29 January 2012 18:17 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - It is now official, Independent Member of the Island Council of the island territory of St. Eustatius, former member of the PLP, Millicent Lijfrock has teamed up with the Democratic Par

Poetry resumes at Top Carrot

Sunday, 29 January 2012 17:57 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - According to event organizer Lysanne Charles, the annual poetry event Winter's Words has been scheduled for Wednesdays, February 1 & 8, from 7:30-9:30pm at Top Carrot Restaurant in Simpson Bay.

Great Bay, St. Martin - On Friday afternoon Minister of Public Health Social Development & Labor, Cornelius de Weever encouraged the participants at the information session of the "Employability through Training" project to take advantage of this unique opportunity afforded to them.

PHILIPSBURG, Willemstad - Three hundred and thirty nine (339) persons have been detained at the Hato International Airport on Curacao in connection with drug trafficking for this year.

PHILIPSBURG - The Indian Merchants Association (IMA) on St. Maarten, celebrated the 63rd  India Republic Day this weekend.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The second plenary public session of Parliament regarding the voting of Member of Parliament (MP) Hon. Jules James in a parliamentary session back in November 2011 is set for January 31.

PHILIPSBURG - Cricket resumes this weekend in the RBTT cricket tournament. On Saturday KFC Twisters Cricket Club palyed against the Everest Cricket Club in a 3o over encounter at the Charles Vlaun Cricket Field.

Journey for education hosts successful dinner

Sunday, 29 January 2012 10:50 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - The Journey for Education Foundation hosted its annual gala dinner with an outstanding keynote address, students' testimonials, great entertainment and prizes for the supporters.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Caricement Sint Maarten on behalf of its parent company, the Colombian-based conglomerate ARGOS, has announced the opening for the 2012 Argos Young Talents Program, which is being made available for the first time in Sint Maarten.

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