Yacht Club hosts Soup Cook Off

Pots of Soup

Simpson Bay — The Sint Maarten Yacht Club hosted its first annual Soup Cook Off yesterday afternoon to raise funds for its Rebuilding Program after hurricane Irma destroyed the docks, deck and the extreme water force washed a lot of the land away. As a result, the youth sailing program is running at limited capacity. All proceeds of the event More...

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Maurice Lake
By webadmin On Sunday, January 28th, 2018

Plan of Action for Mental Health Foundation Guided Living Project

Dear Mr. Editor, As a community spirited person and the former Minister of VROMI who believed in helping institutions such as the Mental Health Foundation, during my tenure I assisted the former with a parcel of More...

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By webadmin On Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Louie Laveist calls on interim government to take action to help the mentally ill

COLE BAY – In a breaking news report this morning, 721news reports that the Traffic Department is busy investigating a hit and run that occurred this morning at approximately 5am on Union Road in Cole Bay whereby More...

Jorien Wuite
By webadmin On Friday, January 26th, 2018

Wuite encourages strong ECYS participation in SXM Doet

Philipsburg – Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (ECYS) Jorien Wuite strongly encourages all organizations, especially all schools, sport and cultural organizations to register with the SXM Doet More...

NIA Conference Speaker Marie Lecleve Armelle Six
By webadmin On Sunday, January 21st, 2018

NIA host conference in collaboration with Armell Six

Philipsburg — National Institute of Arts in collaboration with Armelle Six to host “How to live again, after the worst has occurred” Conference on THURSDAY, January 25, 2018. As part of the NIA’s ART More...

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By webadmin On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Book Storm fundraiser for library nets $12,000

PHILIPSBURG – The action Book Storm, initiated by several librarians in the Netherlands to support the damaged Philipsburg Jubilee Library, has become a nationwide initiative that ends at the end of January. All More...

Governor Eugene Holiday
By webadmin On Monday, December 25th, 2017


HARBOUR VIEW – His Excellency Governor Eugene Holiday on Christmas Eve released his Christmas Day Message to the people of Sint Maarten. My Fellow Sint Maarteners, I extend warm Christmas greetings to you and More...

By webadmin On Saturday, December 23rd, 2017

Low-income areas face most difficulty to rebuild after Irma

PHILIPSBURG – “I give clothes and food to the elderly man who lives here”, community police officer Arcella Leonard gestures towards a torn-down home. Within the demolished structure one can see a small room, More...

By webadmin On Friday, December 22nd, 2017

SXM DOET team hopes for a strong participation in 2018

Philipsburg –On March 9 & 10, 2018 SXM DOET will be back for its fourth year in a row. The SXM DOET team; Fleur Hermanides, Melanie Choisy and Laura Bijnsdorp are hoping the community comes out in full More...

Chuchubi Donation Wit Gele Kruis for the St Maartn Home
By webadmin On Friday, December 22nd, 2017

Chuchubi Foundation presented two donations

Philipsburg — The Chuchubi Foundation together with The American Protest Church of the Hague, Netherlands, have presented two donations to the St Maarten Home (Stichting Zorgverlening Wit Gele Kruis)  and More...