SXMElections.com

Unbiased look at the Sint Maarten Elections

Filter the news (Showing 1-13 of 13)
Source: SMN-News
06 Mar 2020 12:33 PM

St Joseph Primary School Early Act Club Launches Its First Project.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The St Joseph Primary School Early Act Club held a bake sale recently to raise funds for the school. This was the club's first community project since it was created in October 2019. EarlyAct is a school-wide service club for primary school students St Joseph primary School EarlyAct club is sponsored by the Rotary Club of St Martin Sunrise and is for children aged 5 to 12 years old The mission of EarlyAct is to promote goodwill, understanding, and peace through the active participation of its student members so that with the committed citizenship and effective leadership they may improve the quality of life of their school, local and global communities said Rotary Sunrise Read more


Candidates in this article:
MJP
Source: The Daily Herald
20 Feb 2020 06:25 AM

Mussington: WeVe Lost Control Of The Management Of Semsamar

Opposition Councillors Louis Mussington and Bernadette Davis. (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--Opposition leader and Movement for Justice and Prosperity (MJP) President Louis Mussington spoke out Tuesday to reporters on what he described as the devastating consequences of implementing a new management structure for Semsamar which ironically, he said, led to operational cost skyrocketing, chiefly due to high salaries of new executives, compared to cost before 2018.

Mussington claimed a victory when the administrative court ruled in his favour on February 13 and annulled two Territorial Council deliberations that he had challenged Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: SMN-News
29 Jan 2020 05:23 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- For the first time on St. Maarten an EarlyAct Day was held last weekend organized by Assistant Governor Marcellia Henry, Rotarians Denise Antrobus and Jon Hart which exceeded all expectations. EarlyAct is a school-wide/Community service club for elementary students from ages 5 to 13. It is sponsored by one of the local Rotary clubs in the community in which the school is located. The mission and operation of EarlyAct are closely linked to the ideals of Rotary and provide the foundation and natural succession to Interact Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: 721 News
13 Jul 2017 01:42 AM

Rotary Club Of St. Martin Sunrise Installed 2017-2018 Board

PHILIPSBURG – On Saturday July 8th 2017, The Rotary Club of St Martin Sunrise celebrated the installation of their new Board with a gala dinner held at the Infinity Restaurant, Oyster Bay.

Outgoing President Okama Ekpe Brook gave a detailed presentation of her year as President, outlining the numerous accomplishments and projects that were executed. In her speech Mrs. Ekpe Brook mentioned that effective leadership is to know that you have touched the life of uprising leaders.
The legacy of our “Small but Mighty” club will continue with outstanding service projects not only on St Read more


Candidates in this article:
PPA
HOPE
Source: SMN-News
04 Jun 2017 06:47 PM

MARIGOT:--- Drs. Martin Wilson has left his political party the MJP to endorse Jacques “Billy D” Hamlet for deputy in the French Parliament. Wilson said he is simply “honoring his word” to Hamlet who supported the Alliance for Hope, Justice, and Prosperity (MJP) in the territorial election of March 2017 on French St. Martin.
Drs Read more


Candidates in this article:
HOPE
Source: 721 News
08 Jul 2016 12:14 AM

Rotary Sunrise Inaugurates New President At Change Of Board Ceremony

PHILIPSBURG – The Rotary Club of St. Maarten Sunrise installed new president Okama Ekpe Brook, and 13 board members at a dinner ceremony on Sunday, July 3, at the Melange International Grill Restaurant in Port-de-Plaisance.

The event was attended by 70 Rotarians, family and friends. Also in attendance was Assistant District Governor Rotarian Jasmine Sally and immediate past Assistant Governor Louis Wever and spouse Amanda Wever Read more


Candidates in this article:
HOPE
Source: SMN-News
07 Jul 2016 08:10 PM

Rotary Sunrise Inaugurates New President At It’S Change Of Board Ceremony In Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG:--- The Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunrise installed it’s new president Okama Ekpe Brook and 13 board members at a dinner ceremony on Sunday July 3, 2016 at the Melange International Grill Restaurant. Port De Plaisance.
The event was attended by some 70 Rotarians, family and friends. Also in attendance was Assistant District Governor Rotarian Jasmine Sally and the immediate past Assistant governor Louis Wever and spouse, Mrs Read more


Candidates in this article:
HOPE
Source: SXMIslandTime
07 Jul 2016 04:40 PM

Rotary Sunrise Inaugurates New President At It’S Change Of Board Ceremony In Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunrise installed it’s new president Okama Ekpe Brook and 13 board members at a dinner ceremony on Sunday July 3, 2016 at the Melange International Grill Restaurant. Port De Plaisance.

The event was attended by some 70 Rotarians, family and friends. Also in attendance was Assistant District Governor Rotarian Jasmine Sally and the immediate past Assistant governor Louis Wever and spouse, Mrs Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: Today SXM
15 Feb 2016 05:42 PM

Girls Night Out Is Becoming Bigger And Bigger

The St. Maarten Girls Night Out, organized by Marketing Solutions, expects to draw an even bigger crowd than it did last year. The event will, take place on May 28, but there is no decision about the venue yet.

“This idea of St. Maarten Girls Night Out was an idea of my youngest in 2013 because she recognized that women in the communities hardly have the time to get out and have fun,” said organizer Bernadette Davis Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: SXMIslandTime
06 Oct 2015 10:12 PM

Invest Caribbean Now 2015 Makes Splashy Opening In Terres Basses, St. Martin

NEW YORK, NY - Invest Caribbean Now 2015 entered its fifth year last night with a splashy opening ceremony at the prestigious Villa Mes Aimes in Terres Basses area of Saint Martin, West Indies.

Top government and local VIPS joined 41 Chinese delegates and several other overseas delegates for the opening reception and dinner which also included the presentation of the ICN 2015 Leadership Award.

A St. Martin tourism pioneer who was attracted to the sector at age 12 and went on to serve the island as a deputy mayor and creator of the Syndicat d’Initiatives, the precursor to the current Saint Martin Office of Tourism, was the ICN 2015 Leadership Award winner.
Romeo Fleming, head of the Romeo Fleming Group of Companies, which includes the current Hertz Rent a Car on St Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: The Daily Herald
26 Sep 2015 06:23 AM

Chinese delegation impressed with island’s ‘beauty, ethnicity’

MARIGOT--“The competitive nature of the global market place demands that we act global and think global. We must sell our assets of stability, ease of access and ease of doing business.”

Those were some of the remarks made by Founder and CEO of Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), Felicia Persaud, in her keynote address at Friday’s exclusive invitation-only conference in the Chamber of Commerce on the theme “Investing in St. Martin’s Tourism Product”.

“Partnerships, collaborations, linkages, networking…that’s the key to the success of businesses, economies, governments, because from where I sit there is no way that any government on any island is smart enough to do it alone,” she added Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: SXMIslandTime
31 Mar 2015 01:42 PM

Sxm Girl's Night Out (Sxmgno) Donates Proceeds From "Shop For A Cause" To Le Manteau

PHILIPSBURG /MARIGOT, St Maarten/ St. Martin - SXM GIRLS Night out will present the proceeds of their action "SHOP for A CAUSE" to Le Manteau in honor of the opening of their center for Abused women.

SXMGNO is proud to associate themselves to such a worthy cause. According to Bernadette Davis, one of the organizers of the event, " growing up in SXM , we lived thru that and for an older generation many of us thought it was a part of life.

What is amazing is domestic violence has not abated and is rampant in our community and now we see our young women are also affected.

It can no longer be this little dirty secret Read more


Candidates in this article:
Source: SXMIslandTime
10 Mar 2015 12:04 AM

Readers Are Leaders Black History Month Event

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten — In February of this year, the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunrise, in collaboration with the Philipsburg Jubilee Library (PJL), hosted the annual Readers are Leaders Black History Month Celebration.

Readers are Leaders is a reading program where the goal is to encourage reading by teenagers and to show that reading is fun.

Reading is important to develop yourself, to develop imagination and curiosity and it lets you think outside the box.

Aside from the reading challenge, the Readers are Leaders program also challenges students from various high schools on the island through contests, in which they can sing, read poetry and speeches and dance.

The competition started off with music and the reading of the famous Dr Read more


Candidates in this article:
SXMElections.com Corner Stone Solutions NV