New building Guardianship Council was opened

Written by Thursday, 27 February 2014 13:17

BES Islands - On February 26 th, 2014 the new building of the Guardianship Council was officially opened by former director Esther Pourier-Thode.

BES Islands - Three in four people aged 15 and older in the Caribbean Netherlands rate their health as good or very good.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A seventy (70) year old man was taken off the rocks close to the waters of Great Bay on Wednesday night just minutes before mid-night.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Minister of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports (Ministry ECYS) Hon. Patricia Lourens-Philip says officials from her ministry have held discussions with colleagues from the Ministry of Justice in building a mutual cooperation that is less bureaucratic but effective when it comes to the execution of laws governing children and students.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten congratulated the Dominican Republic and members of the Dominican Republic Community on St. Maarten on celebrating their National Holiday on Thursday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams on Tuesday celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Summit Hotel in Cupecoy together with long-time guests, management and staff at a ceremony at the hotel.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams announced yesterday that on Thursday, the 27th of February the Democratic Party of St. Maarten will be holding an event celebrating the 'Read Thread', the Party's vision for moving St. Maarten forward.

CUL DE SAC, St. Maarten - On February 28th, 2014, the Disciples Toastmaster Club will host an information session for family, friends and all persons who are interested in building communication and leadership skills.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - United States Forward Operating Location (USFOL) volunteers were very active for various organizations on Curacao February 3-14.

Woman stabs another during argument

Written by Wednesday, 26 February 2014 15:21

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday February 25th at approximately 03.00 p.m. a police patrol was sent to Ferro Cactus drive in Sucker garden to investigate a stabbing incident.