Decision for residents to return home pending passing of Hurricane Maria

Melissa Doncher - Minister of TEATT

GREAT BAY — Minister of Tourism & Economic Affairs Mellissa Arrindell-Doncher on Monday explained that a decision about when residents abroad can return to the island will be made sometime after the passing of Hurricane Maria. The Minister assured those abroad that every effort will be made to get them home sooner rather than later. In fact, More...

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Bread line at Cake House
By webadmin On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Bread lines form at Cake House Supermarket day after hurricane

Cul-de-Sac — The day after Hurricane Irma passed word spread fast in the Cul-de-Sac area and beyond that Cake House Supermarket was giving out free bread to neighborhood residents. Residents were simply asked More...

By webadmin On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Hurricane Irma also a disaster for pets

PHILIPSBURG –A lot of pets have not survived hurricane Irma on St. Maarten. Luckily, there are many dogs who have managed to be evacuated together with their owners or with animal lovers. The four animal rescue More...

Ingrid Nadal-Rombley
By webadmin On Friday, April 7th, 2017

“We need help with autism”

A mother cries out “We need help with autism” GREAT BAY – The heart of a mother who has struggled for years with her son who was diagnosed with autism continues to cry out. Ingrid Nadal-Rombley (see photo) More...

cartoon - district cursing
By webadmin On Thursday, April 6th, 2017

“We are not a ghetto”

GREAT BAY – Residents of the Dutch Quarter community want the stigma attached to the area, as a ghetto and… Please login to read the exclusive interview with residents of Dutch Quarter who are doing More...

Rotary Club 45 Anniversary
By webadmin On Friday, March 31st, 2017


ROTARY CLUB OF SINT MAARTEN CELEBRATES ITS 45TH ANNIVERSARY PHILIPSBURG, SINT MAARTEN – March 29, 2017 – The Rotary Club of Sint Maarten celebrated its 45th anniversary with a special dinner celebration at Moomba More...

Teen Delegates at Debate - 24 March 2017
By webadmin On Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Miss TelCell Queen Pageant

GREAT BAY — Prime Minister William Marlin his wife and Education Minister was among the audience at the interview and debating competition for the teens, senior and mature delegates that competing in the More...

drugs and alcohol
By webadmin On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Ministry and Leo Club address drugs and alcohol awareness

GREAT BAY – The Ministry of Education, through the Inspectorate of Culture, Youth and Sport, has partnered with the Leo Club of the St. Maarten Lions Club to embark on a drug and alcohol awareness campaign, More...

Welcome baby bag 20170321 - HH
By webadmin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Welcome Baby Bag initiative launched at medical center

GREAT BAY – Little Kiandra was not aware of what was going on around her yesterday afternoon in the conference room of the St. Maarten Medical Center, but yet, with her mom Juana the 4-days-old baby girl was the More...

By webadmin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Prosecutor paints bleak picture of life at Casablanca

GREAT BAY – The public prosecutor painted a bleak picture yesterday of what it is like to work in a brothel like Casablanca. The girls have to pay $60 per day for a small room that they share with a second girl. “Casablanca More...