WILLEMSTAD - United States Consul General Valerie Belon hosted a group of artists participating in Plein Air Curacao to paint the scenic views of Punda and Otrabanda from her residence patio on Monday, August 29.

PHILIPSBURG - The Soualiga Corporate Toastmasters Club entertained and enlightened its members, in a Masquerade setting with the theme Behind this Mask during its last meeting.

Bonaire coalition experiencing difficult times

Monday, 29 August 2011 13:27 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, Bonaire - The Coalition government on Bonaire is experiencing serious difficulties.

PHILIPSBURG - After approximately two weeks of intense investigations and arrest, the police have succeeded in arresting the well known fugitive Omar Smith better known as "Chucky".

PHILIPSBURG - Several weapons were discovered on the island of Curacao by the local authorities.

COLE BAY, St. Maarten - United Peoples (UP) party Member of Parliament (MP) Jules James says he read last week in the media that the newly appointed Lions Club President Merlin Schamminee will be focusing on developing initiatives around the current crime situation with initial emphasis on the nation's youth.

Government must set the first example

Sunday, 28 August 2011 22:00 Published in Island Opinions

PHILIPSBURG - After having read an article in the Today's newspaper of Wednesday, August 24, 2011 where the St. Maarten Chamber called on citizens to become whistleblowers I would like to comment on this issue.

PHILIPSBURG - A scooter rider was injured on Sunday afternoon at approximately 5:30 after having an accident with a grey jeep.

RBTT cricket tournament held this weekend

Sunday, 28 August 2011 15:16 Published in General sports news

PHILIPSBURG - The 2011 RBTT cricket tournament continued this weekend at the Carib Lumber Ball Park.

PHILIPSBURG - The money transfer business on the Cannegieter Street, Popular Express, was robbed shortly after eight (8am) on Saturday.

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