Climate change threatens St. Maarten’s existence

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PHILIPSBURG – “We are among the most vulnerable Caribbean tourists destinations between 25 and 50 years from now,” Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday said in his opening address at the seventh annual Governor’s Symposium about the impact of climate change on Friday morning. Experts presented a bleak picture of St. Maarten’s future due to rising More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Review LuminAID Packlite Max, a Solar Powered Lantern and Phone Charger in one

ST. JOHN’S ESTATE – The Wizards, specializing in computer repairs and onsite services, is now the official reseller for an environmentally-friendly product that has a very unusual feature: A solar powered LED More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Message from the Prime Minister regarding start Atlantic Hurricane Season

2018 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON Message by the Prime Minister of Sint Maarten Hon. Leona Romeo-Marlin To the people of Sint Maarten and guests visiting our shores, today June 1st marks the official start of the 2018 More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Irma’s power equalled 18 hurricane seasons

PHILIPSBURG – The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University has predicted a slightly above average hurricane season. Research scientist Phil Klotzbach expects fourteen named storm, of which More...

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By Online Editor On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Fire Dept./Office of Disaster Management calls on nation to start preparing for the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – “Remember it only takes one,” is the theme of the Fire Department/Office of Disaster Management (ODM) for the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season.   The Fire Department/ODM More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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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 More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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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...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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“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
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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
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CTO HURRICANE MARIA UPDATE

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...