GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Patricia Lourens Philip is proud to announce the approval by the Council of Ministers (COM) of the "One Tablet per Child" project.

NIA set to open school year with new classes

Written by Wednesday, 03 September 2014 21:57

PHILPSBURG, St. Maarten — The National institute of Arts (NIA) reopened for the 2014-2015 school year on Monday, September 1 with a full roster of established and new classes at the John Larmonie Center.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Saturday 6 September the scout year will open its doors again for the youth of Sint Maarten. Baloo Merlyn Schaminee, Chief Commissioner, in an interview says that after weeks of vacation she and the leaders are ready and prepared to guide our youth in the experience of Scouting.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten — The Philipsburg Jubillee Library (PJL), St. Maarten National Commission for UNESCO, Jet Blue, and Students of the University of St. Martin (USM) have joined forces to put on their first annual "Interactive Read-a-Thon" in celebration of International Literacy Day on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 10:00am – 12:30pm.

Police locate three stolen vehicles

Written by Wednesday, 03 September 2014 00:19

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday September 2nd at approximately 07.20 a.m. while searching the surrounding area where the female victim was found car police found three stolen vehicles hidden deep inside the thick bushes, which were partially stripped.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – A free workshop is being organized by the Student Support Services Division (SSSD) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Affairs for students in their last two years of secondary school or those who recently completed secondary education.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Collective Preventive Services (CPS), a government agency under the Ministry of Public Health, is appealing to resident's country wide to step up measures at homes and businesses to mitigate the Aedes Aegypti mosquito that is responsible for the transmission of dengue and chikungunya.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA) continues to monitor developments in West Africa with respect to the Ebola outbreak, and the assessment is that it poses a low public health risk to the country.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Candidate #11 on the National Alliance slate, Mr. Cedric Peterson would like to take this opportunity to express his sincerest gratitude to the people of St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Closure of the parliamentary year 2013-2014 will take place on Monday, September 8 at 10.00am in the House of Parliament.