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DOE Payroll Office to Remain at Hospital Street Headquarters

The Virgin Islands Department of Education Office of the Insular Superintendent- St. Croix District informs the public that its Payroll…

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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 January 17-20

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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2017-01-20 20:20:22
St. Thomas Starring in Upcoming HGTV Show

Two upcoming January episodes of the popular HGTV series “Beachfront Bargain Hunt” are expected to feature St. Thomas and several local professionals.

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2017-01-20 18:28:46
Democatic Party State Chairwoman Calls for Senator Elect to be Seated in Legislature

The Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands is concerned that more than one week after the 32nd Legislature has been sworn in, the seventh St. Thomas seat remains vacant.

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2017-01-20 17:42:32
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Innovative Cable TV Displays Critical Disaster Alerts

 Innovative Cable TV reminds its customers that the National Emergency Alert System, which provides information locally through the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency’s Emergency Alert System, will display critical disaster preparedness alerts on Channel 3 on Innovative Cable TV’s system in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix.

 

Read entire articleJul 21 2011 - 10:10am
USVI Hotel & Tourism Association Elects New Board Chairman

Trudie Prior has been elected as the new Chairman of the Board of the USVI Hotel & Tourism Association.

Read entire articleJul 18 2011 - 8:10pm
DOT Invites Local Businesses to Participate in Cruise Industry Conference

The Department of Tourism (DOT) will participate in the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association’s 18th Annual Cruise Conference and Trade Show Oct. 3-7 and is inviting local businesses to take part. 

Read entire articleJul 15 2011 - 4:02am
SBA Hosts Webinar on Disaster Recovery Best Practices

Find out what business owners learned after nearly losing their companies to small scale disasters like a sprinkler system malfunction or catastrophic events like widespread flooding during a free webinar.

Read entire articleJul 12 2011 - 3:36pm
Innovative Awards Albert A. Sheen and UVI Scholarships

Innovative today announced that 14 students were selected as recipients for the Albert A. Sheen and Innovative-UVI Scholarships.

Read entire articleJul 8 2011 - 8:16pm
Real Estate Sales Course Offered by UVICELL

Individuals interested in learning more about the real estate industry are urged to register for the Real Estate Sales course offered by the University of the Virgin Islands – Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning (UVICELL) Center. 

Read entire articleJul 7 2011 - 10:09pm
SBDC Offers New Contracted Services Through Small Jobs Act Funding

            The Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center recently contracted the services of TIA & Associates through its principal, Dr. Anita Roberts, and Crucian Heritage and Nature Tourism (CHANT) to provide services to Virgin Islands small businesses.

Read entire articleJun 27 2011 - 10:23pm
VITEMA Now Accepting Curfew Pass Applications

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) has announced that Curfew Pass request forms are available at its offices territory-wide and online. 

Read entire articleJun 22 2011 - 6:52pm
SBA Hosts Webinar on Crisis Communications Planning

When a disaster occurs,  an emergency, precise, effective communication—within the organization, and out to the public—is vital.

 

Read entire articleJun 14 2011 - 12:21pm
VIWMA Hosts Public Meetings on Grant Program

The VI Waste Management Authority invites the public to a series of meetings to introduce the authority’s 2011 Community Enrichment Grant (CEG) Program.

Read entire articleJun 13 2011 - 3:10pm