AVS News

POLICE ASKS CITIZENS TO BE ALERT

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:29

Ricardo Henson

Philipsburg, St, Maarten Thursday, February 26, 2015   -From the first week of January 2015 until today, 17 burglaries took place in the Ebenezer/St. Peters area. The members of the Sint Maarten Police Force are doing their very best to prevent these burglaries, ... Read more

POLICE OFFICERS PROMOTED

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:20

POLICE OFFICERS PROMOTED

Thursday, February 26, 2015 -On Friday February 20th during a ceremony organized at the Police Head quarters several police officers received their long awaited promotions in the presence of other colleagues and family members.

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OSPP WANTS INVESTIGATION INTO HARBOUR AND CHECKMATE RELATIONSHIP

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:09

Leonard Priest OSPP

Thursday, February 26, 2015   GREATBAY--- A full scale investigation into the harbour’s relationship with Checkmate Security Services and the newly updated contract between the two entities is being called for by leader of the One St. Maarten People’s Party Lenny P ... Read more

ST. MAARTEN YOUTH PARLIAMENT TO HOLD LIVE PUBLIC MEETING ON FRIDAY ABOUT PEDOPHILIA

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:06

Parliament

Thursday, 26 February 2015 PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Read more

PERMANENT COMMITTEE OF ECYS TO MEET WITH MINISTER BOURNE-GUMBS

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:02

Rita Bourne Gumbs

Thursday, February 26, 2015   PHILIPSBURG, Sint ... Read more

ASHER OTTO & ITCHY FEET TO OPEN UP THE CARIBBEAN JAM NIGHT

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:21

Asher Otto

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten (Tuesday, February 24, 2015)-Many exciting changes have been implemented this year for the 35th St.Maarten ... Read more

NEW HARBOUR SECURITY CONTRACT

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:19

Michael Ferrier

The Daily Herald of February 24, 2015 reports that the HARBOUR Group of Companies intends to pay security company CHECKMATE US$ 2.2 million more in 2015 than they got for their services in 2014. Just around election time last year, CHECKMATE was sold and rumors of who was (were) the buyer(s) abounded. Some names thro ... Read more

PORT OFFICIALS TO MAKE PRESENTATION TO PERMANENT COMMITTEE

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:17

Parliament

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Tuesday, February 24, 2015) – Port St. Maarten officials will be making a presentation on February 26 to the Read more

$20,000 UP FOR GRABS IN FIRST CARNIVAL ‘SOCA RUMBLE

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:13

Soca

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Tuesday, February 24, 2015)-Think about the soca sounds of Shadowman, King Vers and Red Eye Crew. Now imagine them and others competing in a real Groovy an ... Read more

ST. MAARTEN LIONS CLUB DONATES TO YOUTH & ARTS

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:11

check presentation

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Tuesday, February 24, 2015)-The St. Maarten LIONS Club donated $300 to Alyzee Groeneveldt. Alyzee, a 12-year old student of the ... Read more

MINISTER CONNOR MET WITH POLICY DEPARTMENT OF TEATT

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 16:36

min.conner

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Tuesday, February 24, 2015)-The Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunication Claret Connor met with the Policy Department of the Ministry – Economy, Transport and Telecommunication February 18. The Minister met with the general sta ... Read more

CONFERENCE ON THE LAST COLONIES IN THE CARIBBEAN SLATED FOR MARCH

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 04:04

Dr. Corbin

GREAT BAY, St. Martin (Monday, February 23, 2015) – The Independence for St. Martin Foundation will be organizing an intern ... Read more

CENTRAL COMMITTEE TO MEET WITH SAINT MARTIN UNITED NGO FEDERATION

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:56

Parliament

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015)– The Central Committee of Parliament will meet in public session on February 25. The public Central Committee meeting is set for Wednesday at 2.00pm in the ... Read more

MP WESCOT-WILLIAMS: FEELING OF DISCONTENTMENT WITH GOVERNMENT IS DISCERNIBLE

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:55

Sarah Wescot

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015)-With a government in office for just over 60 days, a feeling of discontentment with government is discernible. While part of this can be attributed to a feeling of ever-present political apathy, the fact cannot be denied that a ... Read more

THOMAS R. SMITH CHALLENGE CUP 2015

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:53

MULLET BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015)-The St. Maarten Golf Association SMGA is pleased to announce the 21st annual Club Championship Match Play competition. This tournament, better known as the ‘Thomas R. Smith Challenge Cup’ is named after one of its founders and honorable member Tom Smith.

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FINAL CARNIVAL BOOTH HOLDER MEETING ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:50

Carnival booth

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015)-All booth holders for Carnival 2015 are invited to a meeting scheduled to be held on Wednesday night, February 25. The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) has labeled the meeting as “very important” an ... Read more

SXM BRIEFS MPS ON ITS CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT STRATEGIES

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:49

MPs arriving at SXM

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015) – At the invitation of the Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, members of parliament visited the airport last Thursday where management gave them ... Read more

CHINESE CONSUL GENERAL PAID COURTESY VISIT TO PRIME MINISTER

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:46

marcel chinese

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015)-Chinese Consul General Chen Qiman (second from left) paid a courtesy visit to Prime Minister the Hon. Marcel Gumbs on Sunday, Febr ... Read more

TELCELL PROMOTION HEADING FOR DOM. REPUBLIC INDEPENDENCE DAY

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 03:43

DOM REP IND SLIII

POND ISLAND, St. Maarten (Monday, February 23, 2015) – TelCell, in collaboration with event planning company Montage Events, on Monday kicked off a promotional campaign targeting nationals of the Dominican Republic who will be celebrating their Independence Day Fri ... Read more