Prime Minister Romeo Marlin expresses sympathy to the Government & People of the Netherlands


PHILIPSBURG –  Newly sworn in Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin has expressed her sympathy to the Government and people of the Netherlands on behalf of Sint Maarten on the passing of 3 persons during the severe winter storm on Thursday January 18th in the Netherlands. As a country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands, our unwavering support More...

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St. Maarten Government Flag
By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

DCOMM: Public is requested to follow and consume official sources only and not rely on unsubstantiated information

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Office of Disaster Management (ODM) which falls under the Fire Department, has been receiving queries with respect to a WhatsApp video circulating about a weather system that More...

Roseau Dominica
By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

“Dominica, we stand with you” says Dominica Foundation St. Maarten

St. Maarten (September 22, 2017) – The Dominica Foundation Sint Maarten wishes to express its solidarity with the people of the Commonwealth of Dominica after the passing of Hurricane Maria which devastated our More...

Hurricane Maria slams St. Croix
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Maria Slams St. Croix, Rips Across Puerto Rico

(WUNDERGROUND.COM) Ferocious Hurricane Maria made landfall around 6:15 am EDT Wednesday near Yabucoa in far southeast Puerto Rico as a top-end Category 4 storm, with peak sustained winds estimated at 155 mph. Maria More...

Hurricane Maria heading towards Dominica
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017


September 19th, 2017 — The eye of Hurricane Maria passed over the Commonwealth of Dominica last night and into the early hours of this morning. Even while it was still impacting, Prime Minister Roosevelt More...

Hurricane Maria - Sun Sep 17 2017 5pm
By The Publisher On Monday, September 18th, 2017

UPDATED: Hurricane Maria tracking image & stats

(Click on image above to enlarge) Hurricane Maria Stats: Date: Sep 17 Time: 21:00 GMT Lat: 13.8° Lon: -57.5° Wind: 75 mph Pressure 982 mb Storm type: Hurricane Cat: 1 The islands of More...

SXM Airport by Tadzio Bervoets
By The Publisher On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

A Dispatch From a Caribbean Climate Change Refugee: Hurricane Irma, Sint Maarten and the New Caribbean Reality

I am standing in line – or rather in a disorganized congregation of desperate souls- in the parking lot of St. Maarten’s Princess Juliana International Airport, once the second busiest airport in the More...

Hurrican Irma Damages 1
By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Hurricane Irma destroys St. Maarten: ‘everything seems wiped away’

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – Hurricane Irma, a hurricane of the heaviest category (5), raged over St. Maarten on Wednesday. The damage is so extensive. So far one death has been confirmed as a result of the hurricane. More...

Hurricane Irma - Purple Alert
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

French Caribbean islands placed on Purple Alert

As of 9pm tonight, September 5th, 2017, a Purple Alert has been issued for the islands of the French Caribbean, in particular St. Barths is expected to experience a potentially devastating hit with top winds at More...

Hurricane Irma satellite cyclone image 05sep2017 817PM
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Hurricane Irma breaking storm records

For present location of Hurricane Irma as of 8:14 PM Tuesday night, September 5th, 2017, see the satellite image below… Intensity forecast for Irma According to Dr. Phil Klotzbach, Irma is tied with Rita More...