Dance til you Drop

dance til you drop

PHILIPSBURG — Shauntaigh Lewis and Leatton Douglas, young dancers who aspire to become dance instructors, are holding a kids friendly event “Dance ‘til you Drop” on Boardwalk, Philipsburg on Thursday 10th from 10am to 4pm. Children ages 5 to 14 are invited to come, dance, and have fun. They are advised to carry a bottle of water and a hat More...

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By The Publisher On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

The Annual Corporate Governance Cycle

It is the season of End of the Year and New Year parties and reception. At this time, many organizations reflect on the past year and set goals for the new year ahead. However, many think that this is just a tradition More...

Seatrade Cruise News Editorial
By The Publisher On Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Port St. Maarten Featured in Seatrade Cruise News as Destination Bouncing Back

PORT ST. MAARTEN – Under the headline, “#SXMStrong – St. Maarten bounces back”, US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News Anne Kalosh described how the country is bouncing back More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, November 6th, 2017

Hurricane Irma caused 50 million guilders in additional expenditures

PHILIPSBURG – The government had 55.8 million guilders in liquid reserves – 35.7 million in its current account and 20.1 million in deposits, Finance Minister Richard Gibson Sr. said yesterday during a meeting More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Post-Hurricane Irma Interview: “Tim Dowling”

ST. JOHN’S  — “Seeing Hurricane Irma increase in strength on the weather channel just made us worried.” says Tim Dowling, animation illustrator and owner of the art gallery, Art House St. Maarten. Animation More...

By Online Editor On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Irma forces postponement customer service week

GREAT BAY – Training Professionals International Firm TPI has postponed the opening of its first St. Maarten Customer Service Week until September 25. The company decided to postpone the event in the face of approaching More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, September 1st, 2017

PM Marlin about Irma: “At this time not a threat”

GREAT BAY – Prime Minister William Marlin addressed the nation in a radio address yesterday about the approaching Hurricane Irma.  “Irma is located several hundred miles away from the Caribbean.  At this point More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, August 18th, 2017

Digi summertime camp gets positive reviews

GREAT BAY – The Digi-Summertime Summer Camp hosted 35 new inventors at the Media Lab in the Philipsburg Jubilee Library for two weeks in July. The kids, aged 9-16, participated in several workshops like Photoshop, More...

By Online Editor On Monday, June 26th, 2017


Is technology good or bad? It is of course an irrelevant question because technology is upon us and it is not going anywhere, whether we like it or not. The governor’s symposium rightfully put technology – and More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Minister Boasman about prison: “We have to look at safety for all”

GREAT BAY – Minister Rafael Boasman (Justice) said yesterday that the Progress Committee has given him the time to implement his plan for the Pointe Blanche prison. The minister said that the plan of approach More...