Some 40 students to receive awards for outstanding achievements

Wycliffe Smith

PHILIPSBURG — Some 40 students from various high schools have been nominated to receive the Kings and Queens’s awards by the Gifted Foundation. These students who have been making positive and outstanding contributions to their schools and communities in areas such as academics, athletics, community service, expressive arts and leadership, More...

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Team APS at 31st Annual St. Maarten’s Day Around the Island Relay Race 2018
By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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Team APS at 31st Annual St. Maarten’s Day Around the Island Relay Race

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten, 14 November, 2018 – The Algemeen Pensioenfonds Sint Maarten (APS) was represented at the 31st Annual St. Maarten’s Day Around the Island Relay Race. Team APS has participated More...

Rhoda Arrindell
By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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Independence is Pro-St. Martin. Period.

By Rhoda Arrindell, PhD One day in 1982, I wrote an essay entitled “Waarom St. Maarten onafhankelijk moet worden” for Mr. Bijnsdorp’s Dutch class. Though I hated the class (not because of the teacher, but More...

Sarah Wescot-Williams 20180109 - HH
By The Publisher On Sunday, November 4th, 2018
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Wescot-Williams: The Path to Political Independence

Wescot-Williams: The Path to Political Independence Starts With a Path of Total Self-reliance and Strong Sense of Self, English Language a Critical Part. Philipsburg, St. Maarten, November 4th, 2018 – The “English More...

Carnival Icon Paben Colouring Book
By The Publisher On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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SCDF producing coloring book of Carnival icons for 50th Anniversary

PHILIPSBURG — The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) will produce a children’s coloring book for Carnival 2019 as one of the many projects to mark the 50th Anniversary of Carnival. The foundation More...

RESILIENCE Book cover
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 6th, 2018
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A year later: IRMA interviews published in RESILIENCE – SXM open for business!

PHILIPSBURG — One year after hurricane Irma, the corporate community of St. Maarten is on review in the book RESILIENCE – a series of interviews with business owners and leaders who took the lead again More...

Sculptor Mike with Calypsonian statue unveiled
By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
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Bahamas Government and University unveil statue created by renowned sculptor

By Alfred Harley PHILIPSBURG/THE BAHAMAS–What motivates this African born ‘Sculpting King’ to exceed every level of excellence previously attained, is in his words “the joy of sculpting history’s heroes.” More...

Culture Hold Historic Meeting
By Desk Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Dutch & French Departments of Culture Hold Historic Meeting

Marigot — The Department of Culture within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (MECYS) on Sint Maarten and the Department of Culture within the Overseas Collectivité of St. Martin held a More...

Governor Eugene Holiday
By Desk Editor On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Governor E.B. Holiday addressed Emancipation Day

The Emancipation Journey, Remembering A Stance for Liberty and Respect”. by His Excellency Governor E.B. Holiday Delivered on the Occasion of the Observance of the 155th anniversary of Emancipation Day My More...

PM SPEAKING
By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 1st, 2018
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Prime Minister Romeo Marlin attends the 6th Annual Emancipation Day Celebration with the theme “the water remembers”

PHILIPSBURG — With the theme “the water remembers”, the 6th annual Emancipation Day Celebration was held at the Captain Hodge Wharf in Philipsburg. It has been 155 years since the Emancipation Proclamation More...