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St. Maarten rocked by 3.8-magnitude quake

PHILIPSBURG--It started as a low rumble then everything started to shake. This was the general description from several residents who experienced the 3.8 magnitude earthq...

SER draws attention to teen pregnancy in advice to govt

SER draws attention to teen pregnancy in advice to govt

PHILIPSBURG--The Social Economic Council SER drew attention to the issue of teenage pregnancy in its advice to government to start a conditional cash transfer programme c...

Tourism Authority foundation in limbo

Tourism Authority foundation in limbo

~ Awaiting government action ~

PHILIPSBURG--The long-awaited and widely publicised St. Maarten Tourism Authority (STA) Foundation is currently "without a board, any employ...

SER: Only 20 per cent live below poverty line

HARBOUR VIEW--Only 20 to 25 per cent of the country’s population can be tagged as living below the poverty line by using the country’s actual minimum wage, according to t...

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Public Service Centre to introduce online services
Friday, 31 July 2015
SIMPSON BAY--Online services and online appointments for various services are amongst the... Read more...
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Teen battling illness got Aruba adventure
Friday, 31 July 2015
ARUBA--Standing atop an outcropping of rock with a pool of brilliant blue water below her,... Read more...
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One of most rare seabirds rediscovered in Dominica 150 years after last seen
Thursday, 30 July 2015
ROSEAU, Dominica--More than 150 years after it was believed to have been wiped out in Dominica, the... Read more...
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Man shot by friends who mistake him for animal
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
PARAMARIBO--Police have arrested two men for illegal gun possession and use on Tuesday, July 27,... Read more...
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Earth's magnetic personality older than previously thought
Thursday, 30 July 2015
WASHINGTON--Earth's magnetic field has been a life preserver, protecting against relentless solar... Read more...
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Ohio officer charged with murder pleads not guilty, released on bond
Thursday, 30 July 2015
CINCINNATI--A former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murder in the shooting... Read more...
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Religious man attacks Jerusalem Gay Pride parade, wounding six
Thursday, 30 July 2015
JERUSALEM--An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stabbed and wounded six participants, two of them... Read more...
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Political prisoners, Chinese loggers among thousands freed in Myanmar
Thursday, 30 July 2015
YANGON--Myanmar freed some political prisoners and 155 Chinese citizens jailed for illegal logging... Read more...
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Venezuela troops occupy Polar food distribution warehouses
Friday, 31 July 2015
CARACAS--Venezuelan troops occupied a Caracas warehouse complex used by local food giant Empresas... Read more...
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Euro zone's inflation-less recovery gains traction
Friday, 31 July 2015
BERLIN--Confidence in the euro zone economy hit a four-year high in July and the European Central... Read more...
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What’s going on?
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Dear Editor, I wonder if anyone has noticed that when driving at night over the hill, or at least... Read more...
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Need help
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Dear Queenie, Our son will be going away to college in September and we were pleased that he would... Read more...
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Former pro players to host baseball camp
Thursday, 30 July 2015
PHILIPSBURG--Former pro baseball players Rafel Skeete from St. Maarten and Andrew Dee Dixon from... Read more...
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Finn's five wicket haul put England on brink of victory
Thursday, 30 July 2015
BIRMINGHAM-- England paceman Steven Finn's five-wicket haul put the hosts on the brink of a 2-1... Read more...
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New York honours John Lennon with 'yellow submarine' tapestry
Thursday, 30 July 2015
NEW YORK--Nearly 40 years after he obtained his green card, John Lennon has been honoured in New... Read more...
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Salma Hayek says animation key for Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet
Thursday, 30 July 2015
LOS ANGELES--Salma Hayek's feature film "Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet" opens in U.S. cinemas next... Read more...
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Sunday @ Kim Sha
Thursday, 30 July 2015
~ Three events all in the same great location ~ Sunday, August 2, is a whole day of fun for the... Read more...
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Christian Fellowship Concert
Thursday, 30 July 2015
DADA Concert Dance and Art Dimensions Academy (DADA) will be hosting a concert at Christian... Read more...
Editorial - Put up or shut up
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Parliamentarian Maurice Lake has a point (see Thursday paper). The persistent rumours that... Read more...
Editorial - Loud and clear
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
The figures presented by Transparency International (TI) regarding poverty in St. Maarten (see... Read more...
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Friday July 31, 2015
Friday, 31 July 2015
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Thursday July 30, 2015
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Notices July 31
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Spay/Neuter Campaign St. Maarten Animal Welfare Continuing through August their $25 pet spay or... Read more...
Notices July 30
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Spay/Neuter Campaign St. Maarten Animal Welfare Continuing through August their $25 pet spay or... Read more...