PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - The Association of Caribbean States (ACS), through the Directorate of Disaster Risk Reduction, will host the 22nd Meeting of the Special Committee for Disaster Risk Reduction on September 19th, 2014 at the ACS Secretariat in Port of Spain.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten — Read for me, Mama by Vashanti Rahaman is described as a compassionate story of how a mother and son face the challenge of literacy.

CAYHILL, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC), Positive Foundation and Elektraleyets Foundation has partnered once again in empowering women to take action for their health and raise Breast Cancer Awareness by giving away 100 free mammograms to uninsured women.

GREAT BAY, St. Martin — Hair and beauty care lovers and professionals have until 9:30 PM on Friday, September 19, to win a free roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodation, and admission tickets to the Caribbean Natural Hair Care and Wellness Workshop & Exposition in St. Thomas, in October 2014, said Rochelle Ward, CEO of Don't Break the Comb, St. Martin's first natural hair group.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Former Rotary Mid-Isle President louis Wever,(right) receives a check from Manager, Marketing & Sales Emile van der Weerd (left) on behalf of TelEm Group management and staff for the group's upcoming Spelling Bee at the Belair Community Center during the month of October.

CAYHILL, St. Maarten - Kooyman B.V has donated ANG 1000 to the St. Maarten Pride Foundation. The donation will go toward the foundation's coordination of the 2014 International Coastal Clean-Up 2014 on St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG St. Maarten - The Ombudsman, Dr. Nilda Arduin, requested all Ministers to provide her, prior to the change of the guard in the Council of Ministers, a status update of the implementation of recommendations issued over the period 2011-2013.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday September 16th at approximately 10.20 p.m. several police patrols were sent to a residence on Hysop road to investigate a case involving the severe ill-treatment and threatening of a female victim.

2 guns found/One businessman and wife arrested

Written by Wednesday, 17 September 2014 18:13

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Based on information reaching the Police Department that a popular island businessman was in the possession of one or more illegal fire-arms; on Wednesday September 17th a police search team went to the popular "Toppers" restaurant located on the Well fare road in Simpson Bay.

Chain snatcher arrested

Written by Wednesday, 17 September 2014 18:00

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday September 16th at approximately 02.45 p.m. a police patrol was sent to Johnnie 2 supermarket in Sucker garden to investigate a case whereby the chain of a man was snatched from his neck.