Tag archive for ‘Philipsburg’
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Repairs at Police head Quarters and Simpson Bay police station commence

PHILIPSBURG — The long awaited repairs and mold remediation of the Police Head Quarters in Philipsburg and the Simpson Bay Police station has finally started on Monday January 21st. Both police stations were More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

IMA sounds alarm on deteriorating economic situation in Philipsburg

PHILIPSBURG—The need to “Revive Philipsburg” and restore value to the shopping mecca of the island was the main topic of discussion during a recent meeting held urgent meeting between the Minister of Tourism, More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Police and Public Prosecutor to tackle illegal parking

PHILIPSBURG — The Police Department in discussion with the Public Prosecutor in charge of traffic have come to the decision to tackle the illegal parking situation in the Philipsburg area which has become More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Silent march leaders hand over petition letter to Dutch Rep in Philipsburg

PHILIPSBURG — A small group of persons of the silent protest was let upstairs to the offices of the Dutch Representation of The Netherlands in Philipsburg (VNP) on the morning of Wednesday, August 29th, 2018. More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Attempted armed robbery at casino

PHILIPSBURG — On Thursday August 9th at approximately 12:30 a.m. the Emergency Dispatch was alerted by the security staff of the Coliseum Casino on Front Street that two suspicious men dressed in dark clothing More...

By The Publisher On Monday, August 6th, 2018

Driver falls ill while driving and dies after colliding into Saltpickers roundabout

PHILIPSBURG — The Police Traffic Department is presently investigating a traffic accident which occurred on Monday, August 6th, at approximately 7.50am. According to the report, the driver of a small Hyundai More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Minister Johnson visit Old Fire Station demolition site

PHILIPSBURG — As the announced demolition of the old Fire Station next to the Philipsburg Market started on Thursday, Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic & Telecommunication, TEATT Stuart Johnson More...

By The Publisher On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Second suspect arrested

PHILIPSBURG — The police department is glad to announce that in connection with the ongoing investigation of numerous break-ins which have been taken place in the Philipsburg area and mainly the Boardwalk More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

No School on Tuesday for Philipsburg Schools. Evacuation of Pond Island continues. Government Administration Building Remains Closed for a Second Day

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Due to the fire at a landfill site on Pond Island, the Prime Minister and members of the Council of Ministers continue to assess the situation and based on discussions Monday More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, January 6th, 2018

Nature Foundation Suggests Communities Surrounding Philipsburg Landfill Wears Facemasks to Protect Against Harmful Fumes; Makes 100 Available For Free

Philipsburg — The Sint Maarten Nature Foundation is suggesting that the community wears facemasks in order to protect themselves from the fumes caused by the ongoing fires at the Philipsburg Landfill, and More...