St. Maarten, Saba, Statia to Boost Coral Restoration

Nature conservation organizations in St. Maarten, Saba, Statia and Turks and Caicos will soon start planting structures made from bamboo and rope in their marine parks with the objective to regenerate coral species severely depleted over the last few decades.   [ ... ]

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St. Maarten Best Weekend Grows Into A Caribbean Festival

Coors Light Best Weekend Festival is also known as the island’s Summer Spring Break and is set to take place July 28 to August 1. According to the organisers, the weekend serves the purpose of a very-much needed large-scale annual festival on the [ ... ]

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Norwegian Escape Makes Inaugural Call

Norwegian Escape, one of the biggest ships of the Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) Breakaway Plus Class, will make her inaugural call to St. Maarten on Tuesday July 19th. The 4,200-passenger ship will head into port two more times in August.  Norwegian [ ... ]

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In 1994, Dino Jagtiani became the first St Maarten born son to ever graduate from the world renowned culinary institute of America. He accepted a position at the then Sheraton Port de Plaisance, as a [ ... ]

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St. Maarten Nature Foundation has initiated its sharktagging programme as part of the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) Save Our Sharks project, funded by the Dutch National Postcode Lottery. This research is intended to better understand the life [ ... ]

Press Releases

PHILIPSBURG--Carnival lovers jammed and jumped in the fifth annual Rio “Lightin’ Up de Road” parade on Saturday evening.  The streets were lighted with pink and green shirts behind Fantastic 4 (former Burning Flames) band and Small [ ... ]

Island News

Team Island Water World from St. Maarten won the Melges 24 one design class at the La Voile de St. Barths Sailboat Regatta over the weekend.  Team GFA from Martinique finished second and Team Gill from St. Maarten was third.  “In difficult [ ... ]

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 Leading space scientist Camille Wardrop Alleyne will deliver the keynote address of the fourteenth St. Martin Book Fair, which will be held June 2 to 4, under the theme: “The Science of It.” Alleyne has served as assistant programme scientist [ ... ]

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