June 29, 2017 3:23 am Last modified: 5:04 pm

Local government

USVIEDA Governing Board to Continue Meeting From May 18

All interested persons are hereby notified that the U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority will convene a board meeting on Thursday, June 22.
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Government Retirees United for Fairness to Convene Hearing on Proposed Initiative

The purpose of the public hearing is to prepare the official ballot title, the submitted question and a summary of the initiative proposal submitted by GRUFF.
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VIPD Is Positive Influence on Career Day Kindergartners at Richards Elementary

Police Chief Winsbut McFarlande was invited to do a presentation on policing. He covered interesting topics, engaged the students and asked them why they choose their careers.
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JFL Acting CEO Updates Public on Emergency Services Department Relocation

The Emergency Services Department (ED) at Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center (JFL) will not be relocating this month as previously planned.
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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Bill Moves Forward

A measure to declare September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month was approved in committee Tuesday. It would join the other special days, weeks and months that the V.I. governor issues an annual proclamation about each year.
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Lt Gov Osbert Potter

Potter In Charge With Mapp Out of Territory

Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter will serve as acting governor from June 10 to 17, when Gov. Kenneth Mapp travels out of the territory to attend the National Governors Association’s Education Symposium and associated meetings. Mapp is scheduled to return June 17.
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Department of Agriculture Improving Irrigation System to Help Farmers

The Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture (VIDOA) is currently working to improve the irrigation distribution system in the Community Gardens on St. Croix.
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This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
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DOH to Celebrate New Graduates of Nurse-Family Partnership Program

The V.I. Department of Health’s V.I. Nurse-Family Partnership and Maternal Child Health and Children with Special Health Care Needs Programs are proud to announce their 2017 graduates.
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Health Department to Recognize Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on June 8

This is an opportunity for people to educate themselves and the community about HIV/AIDS and how to prevent it.
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