Tag archive for ‘post-Hurricane Irma’
Post Irma Trauma Team
By webadmin On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Government, Businesses & Psychologists come together to support employees

PHILIPSBURG – The Ministry of TEATT, Public Health Department, Representatives of the Business Community and the Association of Psychologists and Allied Professionals has come together to give support in the psychological More...

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By webadmin On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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APAP SXM offers psychological recovery assistance after hurricane

PHILIPSBURG — In the early morning of September 6, 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall on the island of Sint Maarten. When she left, she took a great deal with her. She took lives, roofs, cars and complete More...

St. Maarten Government Flag
By webadmin On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Labor Office on Responsibilities of the Employers, Rights of the Employees

PRESS RELEASE  Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor Department of Labor Affairs and Social Services Topic: Responsibilities of the Employers, Rights of the Employees On Wednesday 6 September, More...

Mega yacht captain
By webadmin On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
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The first megayacht has returned to St. Maarten

Philipsburg – The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association is pleased to report that the first megayacht has returned to St. Maarten, leading the way for what we hope to be a recovery of the yachting More...

Hurrican Irma Damages 8
By webadmin On Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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Too good to be true

GREAT BAY – In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma at times stories and announcements came out that seem too good to be true. An example is the announcement by the Windward Islands Bank that clients with a loan in More...

Spirit Airlines landing at SXM Airport
By webadmin On Thursday, September 28th, 2017
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Spirit Airlines delivers in time of need

SXM Airport — The Spirit Airlines flight NK 8080 landed yesterday at Princess Juliana International SXM Airport as promised. The free relief flight, courtesy of the management of the Florida-based airline More...

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By webadmin On Thursday, September 28th, 2017
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19-year old admits “while I was busy panicking, I forgot to prepare properly”

St. Peter’s Hill — “To be honest, I wasn’t ready for Irma or even ready for what happened after it.” says 19-year old Linda Gibson, a former student of St. Maarten Academy who graduated More...

Nature Foundation - Causeway
By webadmin On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Assessments of Environmental Damage Carried out Post Hurricane Irma by the Sint Maarten Nature Foundation

Simpson Bay — On the 6th of September powerful category five storm Hurricane Irma struck Sint Maarten with 185 MPH winds, causing widespread damage to the island and its infrastructure. The storm also caused More...

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By webadmin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Geography Teacher picks up the pieces

By Julie Alcin South Reward — “I walked around and got really sad, and as I sat staring at my classroom, I just wanted to cry, but the best way to deal with it is to get something and start cleaning,” More...

The Irma Effect
By webadmin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Surviving Irma

by Julie Alcin When a natural disaster occurs, there are two ways one can react: the right or the wrong way. Although there are people who choose to react by breaking into places and raiding everything as if there More...