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GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Office of Disaster Management (ODM) is advising the country’s economic mainstay, the tourism sector and business community, to review hurricane plans in preparation for the peak period of the 2016 hurricane season which runs from August 15 through October 15.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – In connection with World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), Collective Prevention Service (CPS), a department in the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, would like to remind the community that its 2nd Breastfeeding Photo Competition is currently underway.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Boat owners are being advised by the Office of Disaster Management (ODM) to review their hurricane preparatory plans so they can be ready to take action in the event of a storm/hurricane threat to the island during the upcoming peak months of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In connection with the ongoing stabbing investigation of a man which took place on July 3rd on Front Street in the vicinity of the Cyrus Wathey Square, the Prosecutors Office and the police department are requesting the assistance of the public to identify the suspect in this case.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In an effort to inform and enlighten the people of Sint Maarten about what is going on in the country, the Sint Maarten Christian Party will be launching its weekly radio broadcast starting Wednesday, July 20th 2016 from 9:00-10:00am on Pearl FM 98.1. 

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that road works will take place on Rhine road.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that the Simpson Bay Causeway will be closed for five hours on 19th July.

Port St. Maarten will be carrying out maintenance work on the Causeway.  The works will be carried out from 8.00pm to 1.00am.

Motorists are advised to use an alternative route during the aforementioned hours.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution as workmen and heavy equipment will be in use.

Ministry VROMI apologizes for any inconveniences this may cause.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that road works have commenced on the Welfare road, Cole Bay in the vicinity of IZI Restaurant.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Board of the Sint Maarten Christian Party would like to invite the general public to the viewing and discussion of a very special documentary on Monday July 11th 2016.

The documentary will be shown at the Megaplex Cinemas in Colebay and begins at 7:00 PM sharp.

The documentary will focus on how applying Christian principles can affect and change an entire nation for the better, not only in Government, but in all areas of our society.

After the showing of the documentary persons are asked to join the discussion and share their views on what they saw and how they see it fitting into our own local situation.

This event also serves as an opportunity for the general public to learn more about the Sint Maarten Christian Party Association.

This event is rated G so feel free to bring the entire family.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Art Saves Lives Foundation Registration event will be held on Saturday July 2nd at the Philipsburg Cultural Center beginning at 10AM.

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