Tag archive for ‘youth’
By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

Response to ‘School fights’

Dear editor, In reference to the editorial titled “School fights“. While I agree that this has reached a critical stage, I agree with most statements made by the writer and applaud the writer for addressing More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

St. Maarten Youth Council Welcomes Caribbean Lottery Support in Rebuilding New Computer Lab Post-Irma

Phillipsburg – The opening of a new computer lab at the Youth Community Centre in St. Peters on July 24, 2018, held special significance for the St. Maarten Youth Council Association (SMYCA), an umbrella organization More...

By Desk Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2018

World Youth Skills Day on July 15

Great Bay — St. Maarten —  On July 15th, 2018, young people worldwide will be celebrating the international World Youth Skills Day (WYSD. The United Nations General Assembly designated the international More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Travel Planners continues to show confidence in and believe in the Teen Times product.

The company on Thursday donated two travel vouchers that will go towards the to-be-crowned Prom King and Queen at Teen Times’ upcoming Prom Night. The event will be the 21st annual Prom which has grown into More...

By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Bird Festival Inspires Youth Across the Caribbean

“We’re so excited to have an event in Haiti this year!” Ingrid Flores is delighted to add a new country to her map of events. She is the coordinator of the Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival (CEBF). More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Teen Times reminds Heyliger of his promise for a performing arts Center

With the news that the old Government Administration Building is to be torn down, the crew of Teen Times jumped at the opportunity to remind MP Theo Heyliger of his promise to St. Maarten’s youth and young artists More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

FBE Exit Exams not impacted by hurricanes Irma and Maria

PHILIPSBURG — The Division of Examination and Inspectorate of Education have made the results of the Foundation Based Exit examinations available to the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Jorien More...

By Desk Editor On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

First official group of WorldCoaches of Sint Maarten

Phillipsburg — The Sint Maarten Football Federation, the Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB), via their WorldCoaches program, and UNICEF, set up a WorldCoaches program here in Sint Maarten which More...

By The Publisher On Friday, April 28th, 2017

Bravo minister

Seldom do we hear a minister so outspoken – and also so angry – about an issue that touches the core of our community. Minister Silveria Jacobs went all out on Wednesday against the vulgarities that marred the More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Proper behavior

Minister Jacobs has of course a point when she speaks about parental responsibilities. That is not only true for the Carnival season; it applies all year long. But thinking that parents will solve the problems with More...