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VITRAN Bus Service Suspended on Halloween After 5 p.m.

VITRAN’s fixed route bus service will be suspended at 5 p.m. on St. Thomas and St. Croix on Friday, Oct.…

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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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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
DeJongh, Atlantic Basin Official, Sign Operating Agreement for Refinery

Gov. John deJongh Jr. and principals of Atlantic Basin Refining VI signed an operating agreement Wednesday that, once approved by the Legislature, will begin the process of restarting the oil refinery on St. Croix's south shore.

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2014-10-29 20:13:06
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
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ADDY Awards 2011 to Honor Best Advertising in V.I.

The ADDY Awards 2011, “The Magic of V.I. Advertising,” will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, at Antilles School, Prior-Jolleck Hall.

Read entire articleApr 29 2011 - 11:16pm
VIWMA Schedules Administrative Leave for Carnival

 

In recognition of St. Thomas Carnival the V.I. Waste Management Authority will observe the following days as administrative leave for all administrative offices:

 

Read entire articleApr 29 2011 - 11:12pm
Local TV Station WVXF-Caribbean Brings a New Network to the Market

Starting May 1, WVXF-Caribbean will become Live Well Caribbean, a Live Well Network affiliate.

Read entire articleApr 28 2011 - 7:57pm
ADDY Awards Celebrates Talent of Media Professionals in V.I.

The 2011 ADDY Awards, presented by the American Advertising Federation of the U.S. Virgin Islands, will take place on Saturday evening, April 30, at Prior-Jolleck Hall, Antilles School. 

Read entire articleApr 7 2011 - 12:58pm
Innovative Cable TV Launches High Definition Service

Innovative Cable TV launched high-definition television programming and digital video recorders throughout the territory on March 14.

Read entire articleMar 16 2011 - 3:51pm
Marshall & Sterling Finalizes Acquisition of First Insurance Agency in the U.S.V.I.

Marshall & Sterling Insurance has finalized the acquisition of First Insurance Agency Inc. both on St. Croix and St. Thomas, a process which commenced with the planned acquisition announcement made on Feb. 7.

Read entire articleMar 10 2011 - 2:10pm
Wastewater Treatment System Design Training for Architects and Engineers Offered

A Conventional Onsite Wastewater System Design Training Program for the Virgin Islands will take place from Tuesday through Thursday, March 8-10.

Read entire articleFeb 22 2011 - 2:35pm
Workshop Provides Skills for Human Resource Professionals

The human resource function is a vital contributor to the success of any organization. Individuals new to the Human Resource (HR) profession or recently promoted professionals can now benefit from a workshop that covers virtually every aspect of human resources management.

Read entire articleFeb 15 2011 - 5:08pm
Marshall & Sterling Acquiring First Insurance Agency in the V.I.

 Marshall & Sterling Insurance, headquartered in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., has announced plans to acquire First Insurance Agency Inc. in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleFeb 10 2011 - 2:20pm
AT&T Names Ramon Flores Regional Vice President

 AT&T* recently named Ramon “Ray” Flores to be the regional vice president of AT&T Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Flores most recently served as regional director of Legislative and External Affairs for AT&T Florida.  

 

Read entire articleJan 24 2011 - 6:28pm