A year later: IRMA interviews published in RESILIENCE – SXM open for business!

RESILIENCE Book cover

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 after the complete devastation on September 6, 2017. The book is available as of September 6, 2018, as a Kindle ebook and as paperback via More...

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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...

JEREMIAH BDC 2018 2
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Jeremiah David Awarded First Neville York Talent Scholarship

Philipsburg – The Department of Culture within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (MECYS) is pleased to announce that young St. Maarten performing artist Jeremiah David has been awarded with the More...

St. Maarten Government Flag
By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Minister Wuite extends thank you as she ends her term as Minister ECYS

PHILIPSBURG — My fellow Sint Maarteners, My tenure as Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (MECYS) in the Interim Romeo-Marlin Cabinet has come to an end. When I transitioned into the role as Minister More...

Book Fantasies cover love making poems Fabian Badejo
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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St. Martin’s new Fantasies recommended summer reading by USA book distributor

GREAT BAY — St. Martin (June 19, 2018) — Fantasies-Love-making poems by Fabian Adekunle Badejo is now a recommended summer reading book in the USA, said Jacqueline Sample of House of Nehesi Publishers More...

emancipation drawing
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Department of Culture Hosts Emancipation Day Celebration

Philipsburg — On Sunday July 1, 2018, the Department of Culture within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (MECYS) will be hosting its Annual Emancipation Day Observances. This year’s theme More...

Bell statue and flag - 20180613 HH
By The Publisher On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Roundabout statues are important symbols

PHILIPSBURG – The statues at local roundabouts are important symbols but they are not official monuments, Minister Jorien Wuite (Education, Culture, Youth and Sport) said at Wednesday’s Council of Ministers More...