PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten- We live in a highly stressful world and St. Maarten is not exempt.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Six members of the 1st St. Maarten Boys' Brigade accompanied by their Captain James Gumbs, left St. Maarten on July 17 to attend the Boys' Brigade Eastern & Southern Regional Caribbean Fellowship Executive Meeting and Biennial Boys' Camp in Look Out, Montserrat.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - This Saturday's DP Retreat, dubbed Camp RED, is taking concrete form, as DP Members and Candidates get ready to discuss and prepare their party platform.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Women's Wing of the Democratic Party of St. Maarten congratulates the 28 female political candidates in general and in particular the six ladies on the Democratic Party slate for stepping up to the plate and contesting the 2014 Parliamentary elections;

POND ISLAND, St. Maarten – TelEm Group has restored all voice and internet services to customers in Pelican Key area after carrying out emergency repairs to a damaged underground cable nearby.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - In wake of the shooting that occurred at the arrival hall at the Hato International Airport on Tuesday night, in which two persons were killed and several injured, the Minister with the responsibility for Justice in that country, the Honorable Nelson Navarro addressed the nation on Wednesday night.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Council of Ministers has taken a decision and approved the national decree regarding employment agencies.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Justice Day was observed throughout the world on Thursday and on St. Maarten it was no exception.

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten - Head of Civil Registry; Leona Marlin-Romeo has been conducting informational workshops with students studying abroad at the University of St. Martin over the past few days.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Democratic Party of St. Maarten will start its series of activities celebrating its 60th Anniversary this weekend with the hosting of a special commemorative church service.