Husband and wife shot in Grand Case

Gun shot victim - Antoine Richardson

MARIGOT — Husband and wife, Antione “Tony” Richardson and Annabelle Richardson, are nursing gunshot wounds in the Louis Constant General Hospital after they were shot by the neighbor at about 1:30pm on Friday, December 7. The couple who owns the Big Apple Restaurant in Grand Case said that after the storms of 2017 their neighbor, lost his More...

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New Mobile Home Johnson Family (4)
By The Publisher On Friday, November 23rd, 2018
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French side family gets new home after waiting for more than a year

FRENCH QUARTER — The Johnson family in French Quarter are “breathing easier” since they acquired their new home from the Collectivite earlier this week. The mobile home which is made in Croatia are among More...

StMaartenNews Opinion
By The Publisher On Friday, November 23rd, 2018
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Insurance matters

By Hilbert Haar Anybody who has ever insured a car on our island on the French side knows one thing for sure: those insurances are much more expensive than the ones on the Dutch side. The reason for this price More...

NAGICO Insurances building
By The Publisher On Friday, November 23rd, 2018
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Limited insurance coverage invalid on the French side, court rules

PHILIPSBURG – The Common Court of Justice has ordered insurance company Nagico to pay close to $499,000 to a local company for a traffic accident that took place in 2000 on the French side. The court ruled More...

Screenshot Fire in Galisbay, French St. Martin
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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VIDEO: Fire in Galisbay, French St. Martin – UPDATED

Philipsburg — This video of a rooftop fire was initially broadcasted via Whatsapp claiming that a helicopter crashed had happened in Galisbay, Saint Martin. However, the report was quickly determined to be More...

Project housing complex French Quarter - 20180908 AB
By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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French Quarter residents fearful they will not get proper housing

RESIDENTS FEARFUL THAT THEY WILL NOT GET PROPER ACCOMMODATIONS AS PROMISED By Andrew Bishop FRENCH QUARTER — The senior citizens are still waiting on the Collectivité to find proper housing for them following More...

Tzu Chi donates 500 bags of rice (7)
By The Publisher On Friday, August 10th, 2018
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Tzu Chi gives 500 bags of rice to 500 French side families

FRENCH QUARTER/PHILIPSBURG — The St. Maarten Tzu Chi Foundation has again taken its rice distribution across the border to assist residents of French St. Martin, who are also in need. The foundation donated More...

De Weever and Damaseau - 20180511 HH
By The Publisher On Friday, May 11th, 2018
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Dutch and French side cement joint tourism promotion

LOTERIE FARM – By the end of the year, 2,145 rooms will be available for tourists on the Dutch side of the island – 54 percent of the room inventory the island had before Hurricane Irma. The French side will More...

Logo DC PAF Police aux Frontières
By The Publisher On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Dutch ex-cop sentenced for selling forged international driver’s licenses

PHILIPSBURG – The court in Marigot sentenced a former Dutch policeman for selling forged international driver’s licenses to at least one hundred people on  the French side of the island for amounts varying More...

Alain Richardson - SoualigaPost
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Campaign fund controllers throw Alain Richardson out of the Territorial Council

MARIGOT – Alain Richardson, leader of the political party En Marche vers le Progrès (On the way to progress) has to give up his seat in the Territorial Council because of campaign financing violations. Ramona More...