AVS News

SENIOR CITIZENS INVITED TO WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY ACTIVITY

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 02:06

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Thursday, March 19, 2015)- (DCOMM) – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA) Collective Prevention Services (CPS), is inviting senior citizens to a World Oral Health Day free dental check-up on Friday, March 20.

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FREE & CONFIDENTIAL HIV TESTING AT LION'S FAIR

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 02:01

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Thursday, March 19, 2015)-St. Maarten AIDS Foundation invites the public to take a free and confidential HIV test at the upcoming 7th Annual Lion's Rudy Hoeve Health & Wellness Fair, Saturday March 21st, from 9am to 4pm at the Festival Village.

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WANTED SUSPECT SHOT BY POLICE

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 14:54

Ricardo Henson

Wednesday, March 18, 2015   -On Tuesday March 17th at approximately 04.45 p.m. several police patrols were sent in the Cole Bay area to search for a for a ... Read more

TWO SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR FIRE-ARM POSSESSION

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 14:50

Wednesday, March 18, 2015   Philipsburg -Based on information that reaching a police that a man who was visiting a popular adult entertainment club located Simpson bay a search was done in the room the male suspect was in. During a search of this apartment a fully loaded 9 millimeter pistol was found in the garbage bin.

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MAN STABBED IN THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIS CASINO

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 14:48

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Philipsburg -On Tuesday, March 17th at approximately 04.30 a.m. a police patrol and paramedics were sent in the vicinity Atlantis Casino to investigate a stabbing. On the scene the investigating officers encountered the victim who was lying on his stomach and bleeding from a stab wound to left side of his stomach and another stab wound to right side of his neck.

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MP LAKE BACKS CALLS TO RAISE DRINKING AGE FROM 16 TO 18 YEARS OF AGE

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:35

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Wednesday, March 18, 2015) – United People’s (UP) party Member of Parliament (MP) Hon. Maurice Lake is in full support of raising the drinking age and commend the St. Maarten Lions Club for its initiative to see the age limit raised as well as Teen Times with respect to their r ... Read more

MINISTER OF EDUCATION ISSUES DECISION REGARDING FUNDING OF SVOBE SCHOOLS

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:30

Rita Bourne Gumbs

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Wednesday, March 18, 2015) - The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports, Mrs. Rita Bourne-Gumbs, issued ... Read more

NATURE FOUNDATION URGES BOATING COMMUNITY TO BE ON LOOK-OUT

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:26

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GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Wednesday, March 18, 2015)-The Nature Foundation is urging all vessels to exercise caution and report sightings of marine mammals. Over the last few days, th ... Read more

SINT MAARTEN REPRESENTED AT PAHO REGIONAL STAKEHOLDER’S MEETING

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:22

Dr Asin at Paho Meeting in Panama

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CASH 4 GOLD LAVA GIRLS ARE LADIES BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP 2014-2015 CHAMPIONS

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:17

Cash 4 Gold Lava Girls 2014 2015 LBC Champions

SUCKER GARDEN, St. Maarten, (Wednesday, March 18, 2015)- The road to the championship c ... Read more

MOSTLY NEW COMERS TAKE ANNUAL CULTURE TIME (ACT) AWARDS 2014

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:10

Kyle Patrick ACT Dance Award winner 2014

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Wednesday, March 18, 2015) – The awards season is not over yet, and St. Martin’s longest, uninterrupted cultural awards – the Annual Culture Time (ACT) Awards – announced its wi ... Read more

INTRODUCTION TO MANDARIN” COURSE OFFERED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ST. MARTIN (USM)

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 23:27

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Tuesday, March 17, 2015)- The University of St. Martin in collaboration with the St. Maarten Chinese Community Foundation is offering a course in Basic Mandarin.

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20 POLICE RECRUITS SWORN IN

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 11:12

Police Academy

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Tuesday, March 17, 2015)-On Monday March 16th during a short ceremony, the 20 police recruits who are in training were sworn in by the Minister of Justice Dennis Richardson. The ceremony took place in the conference room of the Police Head Quar ... Read more

GOVERNOR HOLIDAY PAID AN OFFICIAL VISIT TO ANGUILLA

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 11:07

HARBOUR VIEW/ THE VALLEY, St. Maarten/Anguilla, (Tuesday, March 17, 2015) - His Excellency Governor Eugene B. Holiday paid an official visit to Anguilla on Friday, March 13, 2015, aimed at the further fostering and strengthening of relations with Sint Maarten’s neighbors in the region.

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COUNCIL ON LAW ENFORCEMENT PRESENTS PRISON REPORT TO MINISTER OF JUSTICE

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 11:05

Council on Law Enforcement handing over prison report to MinJus

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ST. MAARTEN ACADEMY P.S.V.E HOSTED ITS FIRST EVER COUNTER AD/PRODUCT ACTIVITY

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 11:00

SXM Academy

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Tueday, March 17, 2015)- The St. Maarten Academy P.S.V.E hosted its first ever Counter Ad/Product Activity on Friday 13th March: Upgrade, Redesign an existing product or start from scratch. ... Read more

LIBRARY GETS CHAIRS AND TABLE FROM ISLAND GEMS

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 10:52

Library

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Tuesday, March 17, 2015)- The baby and toddler room of the Philipsburg Jubilee Library sports a new activity-table surrounded by tiny chair ... Read more

DISCIPLES TOASTMASTERS PRESENTS SPEECHSTATION

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 10:48

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Tuesday, March 17, 2015)- Getting feedback in a positive constructive manner is at the core of self-development. The art of effective evaluation is at the center of how Toastmasters clubs get their members to improve in their self-esteem, self-confidence as well as overall development.

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TRAFFIC CONTROL TO INTENSIFY

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 01:52

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, March 16, 2015)-On Wednesday March 11th the police department started their control on motor vehicles with unpaid road tax. To date a total of 150 motor vehicles have been controlled.

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ANA CATHUISCA ARRINDELL GONE MISSING

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 01:49

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, March 16, 2015)-The family members of the young lady by the name of: Ana Cathuisca ARRINDELL, 19 years old and residing in Cole Bay are requesting the assistance of the public to help locate this young lady. Cathuisca left her home on the Wellington road on September 3rd 2014 to run a few errands and since then has not returned.

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