WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Hotel occupancy figures for the 1st semester of 2015 (Year To Date – June) illustrate a considerable surge, in comparison with 2013 and 2014.

Oil spill off St. Eustatius' coast

Written by Sunday, 02 August 2015 16:19

ORANJESTAD, St. Eustatius – Statia Safe & Sound Foundation (SSS) have requested St. Eustatius' Harbor Master, Mr. Austin van Heyningen, for information regarding reports of an oil spill that occurred on Friday, 31 July at about 9pm.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Be The Change Foundation on July 31st presented awards to the winners of the first annual Erika Cannegieter-Smith DREAM BIG Educational Scholarship grant. Family and friends of the winners were in attendance.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Nine students from St. Eustatius will be studying in the Netherlands this year.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Minister of Plenipotentiary the Honorable Josianne Artsen Fleming also traveled along with the student to Holland on Sunday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - There have been major changes with the management and support structure for the St. Maarten students in Holland.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A Bon Voyage farewell was organized by the SXM Airport for the departing students and the families who are now being forced to bid their siblings farewell.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - 27 students left the island on Sunday afternoon for the Netherlands where they will continue with their studies.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunications Hon. Claret Connor, is one of the proud sponsors of Miss Sint Maarten 2015/2016 Phausha Winklaar.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Stakeholders met on Thursday in preparation for World Breastfeeding Week which is celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 170 countries to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.