King Moumou burns to signal end of carnival on French St. Martin

King Momo burning

Marigot — With the burning of King Moumou the end of carnival on French St. Martin came to a close. Described by StMaartenNews.com photo journalist, Milton Pieters, as “people with energy to burn”, revellers came out in full force for last lap in Marigot to enjoy themselves as the 2018 carnival fete came to an end while King Moumou More...

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French Carnival Mardi Gras 2018
By webadmin On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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MARDI GRAS, A SPECTACULAR DISPLAY OF CULTURE AND TRADITION

MARIGOT — The adult parade which took place on the French side of the island may have fell short of the number of participating troupes, but the eight that were present represented a cross section of the More...

We Showdown 2
By webadmin On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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NEVER A DULL MOMENT AT ‘WE SHOWDOWN’

Marigot — Not even the prevailing weather conditions could have prevented revellers from turning up to witness the third night of entertainment as part of the festivities to celebrate Carnival on the French More...

French Carnival Children Parade 2018 Chinese Troupe
By webadmin On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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French Carnival 2018 Children Parade Photo Reportage

MARIGOT — A group representing the Saint Martin Chinese Association turned out to be the most unusual aspect of the children’s costume parade that took place Sunday afternoon in Marigot, French Saint More...

Madame Valerie Damaseau
By webadmin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Damaseau: “We jamming still despite the circumstances”

Marigot — Just short of five months after hurricane Irma caused major structural damages on both sides of the island, the Festivites Carnalalesque De Saint Martin (FCDSM) has defied all odds to kick the biggest More...

SmartConversations with Natasha and Cuchi
By webadmin On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Smart Conversation a Talk Show developed for the Community

SMART CONVERSATION, is a thought provoking, interactive, informative and knowledge focused one-hour talk show with two dynamic co-hosts, Dr. Natasha Gittens, Ph.D. and the Real Deal Cuchi the Captain. The show More...

devastation 20170916 - HH
By webadmin On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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Irma was the most expensive disaster for France

MARIGOT – The French Insurance Federation has released a new account of damages caused by Hurricane Irma in Saint Martin and St. Barths. At the beginning of November, the insurance companies had received 16,400 More...

Tasyanna-Miss Anguilla-Miss Barbados
By webadmin On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Tasyanna Clifton crowned Haynes Smith Miss Caribbean Talented Teen Queen in St Kitts

Marigot–Miss Teen Saint Martin 2017-2018; Tasyanna Clifton, made history for being the first contestant from Saint Martin to be crowned Haynes Smith Miss Caribbean Talented Teen Queen 2017-2018. In front of More...

Tasyanna Clifton - Teen Carnival Queen Saint Martin
By webadmin On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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Carnival Teen Queen to represent French Saint-Martin in Saint-Kitts

Marigot — Tasyanna Clifton, Saint-Martin Carnival Teen Queen 2017 will be participating in the 38th annual Haynes Smith Miss Caribbean Talented Teen Queen pageant on Saturday December 30th in Saint-Kitts. More...

car wrecks
By webadmin On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Collectivité removes hundreds of car wrecks

MARIGOT – At the orders of President Daniel Gibbs, the Collectivité of Saint Martin proceeded last week with the removal of the most embarrassing car wrecks from public roads. Since the passing of Hurricane More...