PHILIPSBURG – Shopping for office supplies has just become a great deal more exciting, because Office 1 Superstore has joined the Fun Miles program.
PHILIPSBURG - On Friday January 27th the Chief Commissioner of Police Peter de Witte handed out the first new official police badge.
PHILIPSBURG - The investigation into the violent death of Tiffany REID (13 years old) on September 6, 2011, has been concluded.
Trafficking of drugs between Sint Maarten and Saint-Barthélemy: the police seize 2.5 kg of herbal cannabisFriday, 27 January 2012 22:57 Published in Island News
MARIGOT - On January 24, 2012, the gendarmes of the autonomous territorial brigade of St. Bartholomew, carried out a control operation that targeted the port of Gustavia.
Peter Holmberg seeks 3rd title in 2012 Budget Marine match racing cup title Kick off of 32nd Annual St. Maarten Heineken RegattaFriday, 27 January 2012 22:53 Published in General sports news
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten - Virgin Islands sailing legend Peter Holmberg-the only Caribbean sailor to win both an Olympic Medal and the America's Cup-will return to one of his favorite sailing venues next month to compete in the fourth running of the Budget Marine Match Racing Cup.
The annual event, scheduled this year for February 28, will serve as the official kick-off to the 32nd edition of the world-renowned St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, which begins on March 2.
PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten Cable TV reminds its subscribers that effective February 1, 2012, everyone is required to switch to a Motorola digital box to continue receiving service.
Cooperating Foundations open their SXM office and finance furniture for White and Yellow Cross to the tune of Naf 73,368.00Friday, 27 January 2012 22:22 Published in Island News
PHILIPSBURG - The SXM advisory Board of funding Agency Samenwerkende Fondsen/ Cooperating Foundations of the Dutch Caribbean has decided to make it easier for foundations and associations with good plans to approach them with requests for funding.
Great Bay, St. Maarten - Due to the ongoing labor dispute regarding the former Pelican Resort workers, President of the Chamber of Labor Unions, Theophilus Thompson stated that he will be making an official complaint with the International Labor Organization (ILO) against the government of St. Maarten for violating certain ILO Conventions.
BES ISLANDS - Today the Council of ministers agreed with the proposal of the Minister of Interior Affairs Kingdom Relations Mrs. mr. drs. J.W.E. Spies, to appoint Mrs. L.A. Emerencia, PhD (Lydia) to appoint as the new island governor of Bonaire.
PHILIPSBURG - Since September 2011, Alexa Gratama has been affiliated with law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne as senior advisor.