PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Last week was filled with rainfall and the weekend was no exception with even more rainfall being dumped on the island.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Independent Member of Parliament, the Honorable Romain Laville recently hinted that he will be running for office in the island's general elections next year.
BES Islands - Representatives of the National ombudsman will visit Saba and St. Eustatius this week. Every citizen can approach the National ombudsman with complaints about government practices and efficiency. Visiting hours this week are open to all.
Motorists informed of change to parking lot across from Police Station on Pondfill; New exit is openWritten by Roddy Heyliger Sunday, 08 December 2013 19:02
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), hereby announces that there have been changes to the parking situation on the Pondfill parking lot across from the Police Station in Philipsburg.
Minister Lourens-Philip attends final event closing off Convention on the Rights of the Child Activities for 2013Written by Roddy Heyliger Sunday, 08 December 2013 19:04
GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Patricia Lourens-Philip was present for the final event for the Convention on the Rights of the Child activities for 2013 that took place at the Belair Community Center on Friday.
Reminder on 2nd Zoning Town Hall Meeting Planned for December 12 about Over the Pond and Suckergarden; Stakeholders invitedWritten by Roddy Heyliger Sunday, 08 December 2013 18:56
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake would like to remind residents and stakeholders about the second public consultation related to the drafting of development plans for Over the Pond and Suckergarden areas that will be held on December 12.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to inform the members that during the nomination period that ended on Thursday December 5th, 2013, thirteen (13) persons postulated for the three (3) vacancies on its Board of Directors.
Lasana Sekou to Prime Minister Wescot-Williams, President Hanson: denounce Dominican Rep. "racist" law against its Black citizensWritten by Offshore Editing Services Sunday, 08 December 2013 18:25
GREAT BAY/MARIGOT, St. Martin — St. Martin author Lasana M. Sekou has called on Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams and President Aline Hanson, to "officially and publicly condemn the Dominican Republic Constitutional Court decision of September 13, 2013 (Sentencia TC/0168/13), which threatens to strip the citizenship status from at least a quarter of a million of its citizens, leaving them stateless based on the color of their skin—as Black men, women, and children—and their heritage origins."
Minister Lake commends Down Street Business/Community Association on planned two-day Street Fair; Calls on Philipsburg Business Community to Ring in the Christmas SpiritWritten by Roddy Heyliger Sunday, 08 December 2013 18:17
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (Ministry of VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake commends the Down Street Business/Community Association on their planned Street Fair for December 18 and 21.
Marigot/GREAT Bay —"As a mark of respect for Nelson 'Madiba' Rolihlahla Mandela, the Unity Flag of St. Martin (North and South) is being flown at half-mast" near the Bellevue/Cole Bay frontier monument, said Shujah Reiph, president of the Conscious Lyrics Foundation.