Fire Dept./ODM: Puerto Rico Earthquakes and Tsunami Public Information

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GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – National Disaster Coordinator/Fire Chief Clive Richardson said on Sunday, that due to the continued earthquake activity along the southern coast of the island of Puerto Rico, the aforementioned is causing some anxiety throughout the community here at home. The U.S. National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning More...

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By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Old Fire Station to be Demolished on Thursday and Friday

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that the old Fire Station across from the Clem Labega Square More...

By Desk Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2018

World Youth Skills Day on July 15

Great Bay — St. Maarten —  On July 15th, 2018, young people worldwide will be celebrating the international World Youth Skills Day (WYSD. The United Nations General Assembly designated the international More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, July 9th, 2018

SXM Achievers Toastmasters Installs New All Female Executive Board

Sint Maarten (Philipsburg) — On the 1st July 2018, a new Executive Board was installed serving the SXM Achievers Toastmasters Club 2018/2019. “For the upcoming 2018/2019 Toastmasters Term, the SXM Achievers More...

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By Desk Editor On Monday, July 9th, 2018

School Bus Annual Inspection Starts on July 30

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Inspectorate of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunications (TEATT), Section School Bussing, announces that the Annual School Bus Inspection will take More...

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By Desk Editor On Monday, July 9th, 2018

Front Street to be closed on Friday for infrastructure beautification works

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that Front Street will be closed to vehicular traffic More...

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By Desk Editor On Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Hurricane Preparedness Meeting

To the residents and visitors of Sint Maarten Good afternoon, On Saturday morning I activated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) due to the pending weather. All ten Emergency Support Functions of the country’s More...

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By Desk Editor On Friday, July 6th, 2018

HURRICANE BERYL – Opening Statement by the Prime Minister at today’s Press Conference

I would like to welcome members of the media to this press conference this afternoon. I will be giving an update with respect to our national precautionary preparations in connection with Hurricane Beryl. To the More...

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By Desk Editor On Thursday, July 5th, 2018

TV time and Saturday book party for Schoolboy in Wartime

Interested in writing your own hurricane Donna or Irma book? GREAT BAY — St. Martin (July 5, 2018) — Gerard van Veen appeared here this week on the popular TV program “Speaking of Everything,” More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Art Saves Lives welcomes back Jeffrey Kizomba for sixth annual Summer Intensive. ~Kizomba Class is offered to ASL Parents and other Adults~

Philipsburg — July 4, 2018 — Art Saves Lives Foundation welcomes back Jeff Jerome to their Summer Intensive which begins on Monday July 9th. Jeffrey was first invited to St. Maarten for ASL 2015 More...