PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - President of the Windward Islands Teachers Union (WITU) Claire Elshot confirmed that the November 9th general membership meeting of the union produced a number of motions that have been sent to the schools on the island.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams met with Fire Department Chief Winston Salomon, Head of Disaster Management Paul Martens and Director of the Princess Juliana International Airport Ms. Regina Labega and two of her advisors on matters regarding the services of the Fire Department in the Cole Bay/ Simpson Bay area and at the Princess Juliana International Airport.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Cooperation was the objective of a meeting between members of the Collectivité and the Council of Ministers on Tuesday.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Former president of the PAR on Curacao, now an Independent Member of Parliament on Tuesday Glen Sulveran denied reports that he was no longer a member of the party.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - International day of the child was recognized on Tuesday November 20th and here on St Martin the rights of the child celebrations got off to a start on November 18th and will continue through to December 1st.

Health Minister dismisses Today Newspaper reports

Written by Wednesday, 21 November 2012 20:09

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In a strong statement made during the Council of Ministers press briefing on Wednesday, Minister with the responsibility for Health stated that he respected freedom of expression but that he respected objective journalism even more.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Prime Minister of St. Maarten Sarah Wescot-Williams reacted strongly to a letter sent to the Council of Ministers by the Social Economic Council (SER) requesting information on the filling of the Great Salt Pond to accommodate a Cricket Stadium and a Drag Stripe.

Man goes to court for cashing stolen checks

Written by Wednesday, 21 November 2012 18:57

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - St. Maarten born Chin Li (40 years) had his case brought before the Court of First Instance in Curacao on Wednesday.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – An additional agenda point has been added to the November 22 Central Committee meeting.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Methodist Agogic Centre (MAC) school board and volunteers are busy organizing an extravagant fundraising gala dinner to commemorate over 35 years of academic tradition as well as the launching of an Alumni Association; the likes of which the island has never experienced.