SCDF releases 45th anniversary logo

Written by Sunday, 17 November 2013 19:23

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) over the weekend released its 45th anniversary logo. It will adorn most Carnival items, advertising, merchandising etc for Carnival 2014.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Well known media practitioner Steven Cyrillien of PJD2 Radio, was attacked by two unknown bandits on Saturday evening at approximately 9:30.

112 tested for HIV in St. Peters

Written by Sunday, 17 November 2013 14:33

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten AIDS Foundation conducted another successful Free HIV Testing Day on Saturday in St. Peters, with 112 people being tested for HIV during the course of the day.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On St. Eustatius the Royal visit last week was also a success.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten the National Organizing Committee (NOC) which is chaired by Keith Franka, is satisfied with the just concluded visit of the King and Queen last week.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - His Majesty King Williem Alexander and his wife, Her Majesty Queen Maxima are currently on the island of Curacao.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Lions Club concluded their Mid Year Conference on Saturday evening.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The National Development Program (NDP) facilitated under the auspices of the project, "Building a Nation: Sint Maarten National Development Plan & Institutional Strengthening," continued building the foundation for dialogues by training a team of local Dialogue Champions on democratic dialogue through a virtual course and face to face courses.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Three positions on the Board will become vacant as of January 1st 2014 and these positions will be filled by three (3) candidates chosen in the upcoming Election.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Off the heels of the 3rd. anniversary of St. Maarten, in its own right, becoming a constituent state of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (October 10th.) and the observance/ celebration of St. Maarten's Day (November 11th.), the draft Electoral Reconciliation Ordinance (submitted June 2013) has been amended to include: an explanation memorandum for further clarification and embodiment/ comprehension.