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Banking Board Meets to Review Proposed Closure of FirstBank Branch

The Virgin Islands Banking Board met on Wednesday, Oct. 29, to consider several items including FirstBank’s proposal to close the…

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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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Banking Board Meets to Review Proposed Closure of FirstBank Branch

The Virgin Islands Banking Board met on Wednesday, Oct. 29, to consider several items including FirstBank’s proposal to close the FirstBank branch in Christiansted, St. Croix.

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2014-11-01 03:12:13
Best Beginnings Early Childhood Conference Brings Change

The 16th annual Best Beginnings Early Childhood Conference on St. Thomas showcased a new program style, two keynote speakers, and an emphasis on continuing education and teacher certification.

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2014-10-30 22:38:35
Jewels of the Virgin Isles – One Year Later

When I decided to bring this column to life on Nov. 1, 2013, it was to raise awareness about the incredible contributions that men and women from the U.S. Virgin Islands are making to American life and on an international scale.

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2014-10-30 22:33:41
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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