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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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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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Coastweeks Doubles Down on Goal of Pristine Beaches

Coastweeks events in the territory will run from Sept. 17 through Oct. 31. This year, events will include a renewed emphasis on litter prevention thanks to a $99,000 Marine Debris Program grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to researchers at the University of the Virgin Islands.

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2016-08-30 15:31:01
UVI Appoints Benjamin Kraft to Serve as Major Gifts Director

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) has appointed Benjamin F. Kraft as the new director of major gifts. He is charged with garnering gifts and donations of $10,000 or more.

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2016-08-30 14:33:18
Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people, you help them. You do a careful job, giving your very best effort. 

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2016-08-28 13:56:29
Deaths — St. Croix
Lillian Violeta Armstrong Dies at 83

 

Lillian Violeta Armstrong, also known as "Leta," of Herbert Grigg Home For The Aged died on May 27 at her residence. She was 83 years old.
She is survived by her sisters: Leatrice Percy and Marion Jones; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to mention.
Funeral Service will take place at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, at the Lord God of Sabaoth Lutheran Church. Interment will follow at the Christiansted Cemetery.
Professional Funeral Services Entrusted to:                                                                                        James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.                                                                                    Princesse Telephone: 718-8663 Fax:  718-8661

 

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