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DOH to Host Annual Wheel-Out Event: Get Fit to Fight Diabetes
In recognition of American Diabetes Month, the Virgin Islands Department of Health and its community partners will host the 3rd…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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Beach Advisory for December 5-9

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-12-10 02:42:40
Sunday, Dec. 18, Is for the Birds and the Christmas Bird Counters

Volunteers on St. Croix will be participating in the Audubon Society’s Annual Christmas Bird Count on Sunday, Dec. 18. This year will be the 117th time the international organization has hosted the count all over the world.

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2016-12-10 02:34:40
Boat Parade to Kick Off Crucian Christmas Carnival

St. Croix's month of Christmas festivities gets going this weekend with the annual boat parade in Christiansted harbor, followed by Crucian Christmas Carnival competitions, fairs and tramps.

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2016-12-09 00:15:53
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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