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Source: The Daily Herald
24 Mar 2020 05:38 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Wednesday midday (12:00 LST) March 25, 2020

WEATHER:

This afternoon through Wednesday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with a brief shower possible.

Forecast High: 29C / 84F Forecast Low: 23C / 73F

Sunset Today: 6:24 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow: 6:12 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS:

This afternoon through Wednesday midday: East-northeasterly with a moderate to fresh breeze of 12 to 20 mph, and higher gusts possible.

SYNOPSIS:

A relatively drier and stable air mass is settling over the region resulting in mainly fair weather Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
23 Mar 2020 05:21 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED: Monday, March 23, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Tuesday midday (12:00 LST) March 24, 2020

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL 6:00 AM TUESDAY, MARCH 24TH

WEATHER: This afternoon through Tuesday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with isolated showers.

Forecast High:29C / 84F Forecast Low:23C / 73F

Sunset Today:6:24 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:13 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Tuesday midday: East-northeasterly with a moderate to fresh breeze of 13 to 21 mph, and occasional higher gusts.

SYNOPSIS:

The atmosphere across the region will remain sufficiently moist and unstable, generating isolated showers during this forecast period Read more


Candidates in this article:
ADPS
DLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
19 Mar 2020 04:29 PM

Stanley Van Putten Laid To Rest On Sat.

Caribbean Netherlands Police Force St. Eustatius and St. Maarten Police Force officers.

Major Marietza Patrick (second left), Chief Inspector of Basic Police Care St. Eustatius Robelto Hodge (second right), other Caribbean Netherlands Police Force St. Eustatius officers and family members of the late Stanley W. van Putten.

From left: Officer Natasha Duinkerk, former Island Councilman Clyde van Putten (son of the late Stanley van Putten), and Major Marietza Patrick as they drape the St Read more


Candidates in this article:
ADPS
DLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
19 Mar 2020 03:57 PM

Council Of Ministers Met With Winair On Travel Restrictions

Members of the COM during the meeting.

Members of the WINAIR board.

PHILIPSBURG--Chairperson of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs and the Council of Ministers on Sunday met with the board of national carrier Winair on the travel restrictions instituted by government to combat the spread of t Read more


Candidates in this article:
ADPS
DLP
OSPP
Source: The Daily Herald
18 Mar 2020 03:33 PM

Dept. Of Culture Represents St. Maarten At The Unesco Cdema Workshop

Head of the Culture Department Clara Reyes presenting at the UNESCO CDEMA

Group photo of attendees at the UNESCO CDEMA workshop on Disaster Resilience in the Caribbean Culture Sector including Head of the Culture Department Clara Reyes and Policy Advisor Department of Culture Rodney Richardson.

PHILIPSBURG--The Department of Culture represented the Government of St. Maarten at the recently held UNESCO CDEMA workshop on Disaster Resilience in the Caribbean Culture Sector in Barbados from March 11 to 12.

Attending the workshop on behalf of the Government of St Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
NA
USP
OSPP
UD
PFP
Source: The Daily Herald
03 Mar 2020 05:50 PM

Doran: Time Has Run Out On Cfatf Recommendations

Justice Minister Egbert Doran (second right) answering MPs questions on CFATFs recommendations and other related laws on Wednesday, February 26.

MPs listening to Justice Minister Egbert Dorans answers on Wednesday, February 26.

PHILIPSBURG--Time has run out to implement the recommendations of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), said Justice Minister Egbert Doran at last weeks meeting of the Central Committee of Parliament.

He said this in response to Members of Parliament (MPs) questioning the urgency and timeline necessary to comply with the recommendations and other related laws during a previous meeting of the Central Committee.

This meeting was a continuation of the Central Committee meeting on Tuesday, February 18.

MP Sarah Wescot-Williams of United Democrats (UD) asked during the previous meeting whether St Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
Source: The Daily Herald
02 Mar 2020 05:55 PM

Dominicanos Display Festive Spirits With Annual Independence Parade

A motorcade precedes Sundays parade on W.J.A. Nisbeth Road.

Parade participants perform for the onlookers in their cultural wear.

PHILIPSBURG--Semana Dominicana Foundation hosted its annual Dominican Republic Independence Day Dominican Week Parade on Sunday, March 1.

Members of the Dominicano community paraded through Philipsburg in celebration of the 176th anniversary of the independence of the Dominican Republic.

The day is officially recognised on February 27 to commemorate the nations declaration of independence Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
26 Feb 2020 06:17 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) February 27, 2020

WEATHER:

This afternoon through tonight: Partly cloudy, becoming cloudy at times with brief isolated showers.

Thursday: Partly cloudy with brief isolated showers possible.

Forecast High:30C / 86F Forecast Low:24C / 75F

Sunset Today:6:17 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:33 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Thursday midday: East-northeast to northeasterly with a gentle to gentle breeze of 08 to 17 mph.

SYNOPSIS:

A tight pressure gradient is producing a slight increase in winds across the region Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
Source: The Daily Herald
25 Feb 2020 06:07 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Wednesday midday (12:00 LST) February 26, 2020

WEATHER: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: Fair to partly cloudy with brief showers possible.

Forecast High:30C / 86F Forecast Low:24C / 75F

Sunset Today:6:17 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:34 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: North-northeast to east-northeast with a light to gentle breeze of 04 to 12 mph, becoming variable at times.

SYNOPSIS:

A weak pressure gradient will maintain light winds across the region Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
Source: The Daily Herald
21 Feb 2020 06:40 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED:Friday, February 21, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC) VALID UNTIL: Saturday midday (12:00 LST) February 22, 2020

WEATHER: This afternoon through Saturday midday: Partly cloudy and hazy with brief local showers possible.

Forecast High:30C / 86F Forecast Low:24C / 75F

Sunset Today:6:16 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:36 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Saturday midday: East-southeast to east with a gentle to moderate breeze of 8 to 15 mph and possible higher gusts.

SYNOPSIS:

A dry and stable atmosphere with Saharan dust is expected to restrict significant shower activity across the region Read more


Candidates in this article:
DLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
19 Feb 2020 06:20 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED:Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Thursday midday (12:00 LST) February 20, 2020

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN THROUGH 6PM THURSDAY EVENING

WEATHER: This afternoon through Thursday midday: Partly cloudy, hazy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with passing showers.

Forecast High:30C / 86F Forecast Low:24C / 75F

Sunset Today:6:15 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:37 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Thursday midday: East-northeast to east with a gentle to fresh breeze of 10 to 18 mph and occasional higher gusts.

SYNOPSIS:

The dominant Atlantic high pressure system will continue to generate brisk winds Read more


Candidates in this article:
ADPS
DLP
UPLP
OSPP
SMCP
Source: The Daily Herald
18 Feb 2020 06:10 PM

Public Weather Forecast For St. Maarten

DATE ISSUED:Tuesday, February 18, 2020 @ 12:00 LST (16:00 UTC)

VALID UNTIL: Wednesday midday (12:00 LST) February 19, 2020

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MAARTEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

WEATHER: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: Partly cloudy and breezy, becoming cloudy at times with a few brief showers.

Forecast High:30C / 86F Forecast Low:25C / 77F

Sunset Today:6:15 P.M. Sunrise Tomorrow:6:38 A.M.

SURFACE WINDS: This afternoon through Wednesday midday: East-northeasterly with a gentle to fresh breeze of 10 to 19 mph and occasional higher gusts.

SYNOPSIS:

Pockets of moisture at the lower level of the atmosphere will cause cloudy periods and a few brief showers across the region Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
OSPP
Source: SMN-News
03 Jan 2018 10:47 PM

Marlin gets astounding support from party supporters.

PHILIPSBURG: --- The National Alliance board introduced seven new candidates that will be contesting the snap election called on February 26th, 2018. The NA held its congress Wednesday evening, two days ahead of Postulation Day. The new candidates are: Solange Lyudmila Duncan-York, Anna Rabess-Richardson (former USP candidate), Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
OSPP
HOPE
Source: SMN-News
31 Dec 2017 08:59 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- Leader of the One St. Maarten People Party Lenny Priest, says he will be contesting the coming elections on the ballot of the National Alliance.
Priest has over the years been very vocal about issues he deems pertinent to the St. Maarten community including the introduction of a loan guarantee program for local entrepreneurs which would allow them the funds for start-up while stimulating the economy and a scheme to help low-income families own their own homes.
“If ever there was a time to put our differences aside and work together in the interest of rebuilding our island home it is now and I am dedicated to working with all who have the same goal and are willing to put egos and personal interests aside to do what is best for St Read more


Candidates in this article:
PPA
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: The Daily Herald
27 Sep 2016 06:26 PM

Personal Votes Individual Candidates Sxm Parliamentary Election 2016

Click party name for total and Individual votes tally pdf

1 OSPP

2  UP

3  USp

4 SDM

5 Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
PPA
OSPP
UPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SMN-News
27 Sep 2016 05:15 AM

Another Coalition Government For St. Maarten --- Stability Not Guaranteed With New Elections.

Alleged vote buying rampant on Monday.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The early elections called by the Governor St. Maarten, when it was requested by former Prime Minister Marcel Gumbs, did not change anything for St. Maarten, instead it opens the door for more instability. Another very unfortunate situation the election called on September 26th created was vote buying by at least one particular political party who also even refused to comply with the laws laid down by the Minister of Justice Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
PPA
USP
OSPP
UPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SXMIslandTime
27 Sep 2016 03:54 AM

Up And Na Top Parliamentary Electoral Count Tuesday {Updated Results Inside}

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Residents of the island went to the polls on Monday to elect some 15 persons to the House of Assembly.

Out of a total of 22, 302, some 13, 068 persons made use of the opportunity to cast their votes at the island’s 20 polling stations.

However, there were 373 invalid votes. Nine political parties were vying for seats in the Parliament of St. Maarten. Up to after 3 am this morning, the votes were still being tallied at the Main Voting Bureau, which was located at the House of Parliament Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
PPA
USP
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: The Daily Herald
26 Sep 2016 05:55 AM

It’S Election Day

By Alita Singh

PHILIPSBURG--The fate of the country of St. Maarten, just two weeks shy of its sixth birthday, and its 59,800 plus residents from more than 115 countries lies in the hands of 22,302 people. Those voters, privileged by birth or naturalisation with the Dutch nationality, head to the polls today, Election Day, to cast their ballots for one of the 125 candidates across the slates of nine political parties.

The number of eligible voters may change this morning when the Court of First Instance hands down its decisions on several petitions filed by people with Dutch nationality who registered in the Civil Registry after the Voters Register was closed on June 11 Read more


Candidates in this article:
OSPP
Source: The Daily Herald
25 Sep 2016 10:53 PM

Ospp Will ‘Secure Country’S Future’

PHILIPSBURG--One St. Maarten People Party (OSPP) is “the party that will secure your future and work hard, smart and with integrity to improve the lives of the people,” party leader, former Island Councilman Leonard “Lenny” Priest said over the weekend.

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Candidates in this article:
PPA
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SMN-News
25 Sep 2016 09:40 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- The anticipation as to which political party will take over power will come to an end on Monday night into early Tuesday morning as voters on St. Maarten will be heading to the polls to cast their votes to elect 15 members of parliament.
Contesting the election are nine political parties, namely:- DP, NA, UP, USP, OSPP, PPA, SDM, SMCP and HOPE.
SMN News will be bringing you the live updates as it begin on Monday morning from the house of parliament.
At around 11pm readers of this news site could watch the life announcement that will be made by the main voting bureau, as well as the interviews given by those that postulated themselves for this year’s parliamentary election Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
PPA
USP
OSPP
UPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SMN-News
23 Sep 2016 05:29 PM

The Grand Finale- Bigger And Better with an All-Star Panel.

Concordia:---- Recent guests on Fresh with the Y2X Crew, Jennifer Richardson da Silva of NA, May- Ling Chun of UP, Marinka Gumbs of DP, Angelina Williams of PPA, Anna Rabess-Richardson of USP, Mulrose Toulon of the St Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
USP
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SXMIslandTime
22 Sep 2016 10:33 PM

Clean Debate Dominated Academy's ‘Generation Hope’ Panel Discussion

CUL DE SAC, St. Maarten  - How will they reduce the brain-drain on St. Maarten, what plans or programs will they put in place to reduce crime among the youth on the island, and how can they diversify the economy instead of us relying on tourism as the major economic activity, were just some of the questions posed during Tuesday's panel discussion by students of several high schools to representatives of the nine political parties contesting the September 26 parliamentary elections.

The event, which was sponsored by St Read more


Candidates in this article:
DP
NA
USP
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: SMN-News
22 Sep 2016 08:22 PM

Cul de Sac:--- How will they reduce the brain-drain on St. Maarten, what plans or programs will they put in place to reduce crime among the youth on the island, and how can they diversify the economy instead of us relying on tourism as the major economic activity, were just some of the questions posed during Tuesday's panel discussion by students of several high schools to representatives of the nine political parties contesting the September 26 parliamentary elections.

The event, which was sponsored by St Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
PPA
USP
OSPP
SMCP
HOPE
SDM
Source: 721 News
21 Sep 2016 08:55 PM

Y2x Crew: This Week Is All About Girl Power

CONCORDIA РRecent guests on Fresh with the Y2X Crew, Member of Parliament (MP) Cornelius de Weever, Ren̩ Violenus of the National Alliance (NA), Joslyn Richardson of One St Read more

Candidates in this article:
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