Samuel Allen

Samuel Allen

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - More that 27,5 tonnes of drugs have been seized in Operation Lionfish 2, an Interpol-led initiative targeting the illicit trafficking of drugs and firearms by organized crime groups across Central America and the Caribbean.

Chincatus road prepared for facelift

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 12:22 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten - Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (VROMI) were on site during the course of last week guiding the progress of the Chincactus Road Drainage Project on Wednesday during the street leveling for basecourse, which will be followed by pouring of concrete road, offering the area a well-deserved facelift in the early new year.

CAYHILL, St. Maarten- During the very intense final match of the Oualichi Female High school Competition the CIA/LU team managed to maintain their top spot in the Competition, finishing at the number one spot.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten — SXM Airport made a surprise donation of over 60 chairs and 25 tables for use at the Allen Halley Recreational Center.

Man threatened and ill-treated by two men

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 20:14 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Wednesday November 19th a man filed an official report with the Detective department stating that he was attacked, threatened and beaten by two men on the Fort Willem road.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten -- Managing director of Let's Travel, Terrance Rey, commends Inselair on their proposed direct flights from Curacao to Georgetown, Guyana, starting Thursday, December 18th, 2014, with good connections from St. Maarten on Thursdays and Sundays with their Inselair flights to Guyana.

Food safety alert

Friday, 14 November 2014 08:59 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Food Safety division of the Inspectorate of Public Health, Social Development and Labor is informing the following.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The first game of the weekend was between Lightning and Thunderz and was an intense game. The defense from both teams were very well played, no team was giving up.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - FC Soualiga Women's Soccer Team, was established in April 2013 and is, as of August 2014, officially established as the Soualiga Soccer Association.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The consumer price index for Sint Maarten has increased in the month of August 2014 by 0.3 percent compared to that of June 2014.