PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - “While all members of Parliament and the Council of Ministers own their homes, they are hell bent that our ordinary people cannot and should not own theirs,” said leader of the One St. Maarten People Party—OSPP-- Lenny Priest on the heels of news that some emergency homes and land have been transferred to the St. Maarten Housing Development Foundation.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Office of Disaster Management (ODM) which falls under the Fire Department is advising residents to review their hurricane emergency supply kit to make sure they have sufficient non-perishable foods.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – A 26-year-old administrative assistant from Trinidad who was remanded after appearing in a Bridgetown court last Friday afternoon on four drug charges, has pleaded guilty to all of them.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Wednesday August 17th two men were arrested by the Multi Disciplinary Team on the Union road in the vicinity of Burger King for the possession of five false U.S. 100,- dollar bills.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party MP Frans Richardson explained on Friday that the party will use the legal recourse available to it to contest the non-admission of a candidate on its list by the Main Voting Bureau for the September 26 Parliamentary election.

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