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WAPA Begins Decorative Street Lights Project in Downtown Christiansted

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) and contractor ZENON Construction will begin construction for the decorative street light…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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V.I. Agencies Prepping For Ebola But Risk Is Slight, Officials Tell Senate

V.I. Health, hospital and emergency management officials are coordinating, training and preparing for the nightmare scenario of an Ebola outbreak in the territory, but agency officials told senators Wednesday an outbreak is unlikely and there is no cause for alarm.

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2014-10-29 19:16:07
Source Manager’s Journal: Building a Better Future

In the view of this outsider, there are two problem areas in which a focused, long-term effort can make a big – and permanent – difference in the quality of life in the Virgin Islands.

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2014-10-28 23:41:57
Griffith Presents $10M Plan of Correction

Juan Luis Hospital CEO Kendall Griffith presented a $10.3 million plan of correction Monday to the Territorial Board, a plan to get the embattled hospital up to the standards of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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2014-10-28 23:12:50
Deaths — St. Croix
Anan Chinua Sealey Dies at 20

Oct. 26, 2007 - Anan Chinua Sealey of Croixville Apartments died on Oct. 19, at the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital. He was 20 years old.
He is survived by his mother, Bridget Walton; sister, Tiffany Lang; brothers: Shane Valmont, Rashad Valmont and Joshua Sealey; grandparents: Iver and Juanita Abramson; fiancé, Tamika Washington and adopted mother, Robin Bruce. He is also survived by adopted brother and sisters: Adam Bruce, Jovetny, Amber and Xenya Bruce; aunts: Rita Vallarde, Doreen Reivers, Elita Smith and Marie Sealey; uncles: Lamon Walton Jr. and Marc E. Abramson; mentors: Renholdt Jackson, Matthew Gaddy and the Open Doors Workers; very close friend: Shalima; and many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m., on Monday, Oct. 29, at the Kingshill Cemetery Chapel, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m., at the chapel. Interment will be at the Kingshill Cemetery.
Professional services are entrusted to James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.

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