PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday May 13, 2014, Rotary Club of St.Martin Sunrise inducted a new member into its membership.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Montserrat will be playing host to the Caribbean OCTs Council meeting.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In an effort to bring awareness of the importance of the European Parliamentary elections to Dutch Caribbean national living in Holland, OCAN will be organizing a debate.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - During his visit to give the Keynote address for the St Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry's 35th Anniversary Gala event last week, a courtesy meeting was organized by Chamber Executive Director, Mr. Claret Connor, between Professor Croes and the Dean of the University Francio Guadeloupe.

BES Islands - The Dutch Caribbean Police Force (KPCN) held information sessions on Monday and Tuesday on Saba, St. Eustatius and Bonaire for aspiring police officers.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Philipsburg Toastmasters would like to congraulate Mrs. Leona Arnell ( not in picture) and Mr. Glendon Wilson for achieving their competent communicator award.

GREAT BAY/MARIGOT, St. Martin — Can it get more sophisticated, "international," or symbolic of a "launch" than this? The Opening Ceremony of the 12th annual St. Martin Book Fair will take place at the Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) on Thursday, June 5, 2014, at 8 PM, said Shujah Reiph, book fair coordinator and head of the Book Fair Committee (BFC).

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – On Tuesday afternoon President of Parliament Hon. Gracita Arrindell casts her vote for the European Union (EU) Parliamentary elections. Arrindell used her democratic right by visiting the Office of Dutch Representation on Front Street #26, Philipsburg.

Stolen Pelican Statues

Written by Tuesday, 13 May 2014 10:00

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Saturday May 10th the man with initials M.M. filed a report with the Detective Department stating that between May 8th and 10th 2014 unknown persons have stolen two four feet bronze pelican statues from his property in Bryson Drive on the Mount William Hill.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Member of Parliament of the National Alliance, the Honorable George Pantophlet whilst speaking at the Central Committee meeting of Parliament last week, and in addressing the subject of the revocation of Dutch passports indicated that we are in an election year and that it is very important that not only the Civil Registrar, but that the voter's Registrar is also up to date.