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Libraries, Archives & Museums to Host Gothic Handwriting Workshops

The Division of Libraries, Archives & Museums (DLAM) is hosting a USVI/DK Archives Joint Centennial Project through a collaboration with…

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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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Virtue of the Week: Purposefulness

Being purposeful is having a clear focus. Begin with a vision for what you want to accomplish, and concentrate on your goal. ... Some people let things happen; when you are purposeful, you make things happen. 

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2017-01-22 22:08:05
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
Business - St. John business — St. Croix
Premier Homes Awarded 5-Star Rating by Island Green Building Association

The Island Green Building Association (IGBA) has recognized Premier Homes LLC by awarding it with a 5-star rating in the Residential Tropical Green Building Certification Program. 

Read entire articleApr 28 2010 - 10:12pm
St. Thomas Ad Agency Wins Silver Addy Award

The American Advertising Federation (AAF) fourth district presented ad agency and production company, the Lambert Media Team (LMT), with a district Silver Addy Award.

Read entire articleMay 19 2009 - 9:56pm
SBA's Live Web Chat Answers Economic Recovery Questions

The U.S. Small Business Administration's Web Chat series starts the new year with a focus on small businesses and the credit crunch.

Read entire articleJan 9 2009 - 12:49am
FirstBank Closes for Three Kings Day

FirstBank, First Express and First Insurance will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 6.

Read entire articleJan 2 2009 - 12:16pm
Expert Will Answer Questions Online About Filing Taxes

The Small Business Administration will help small business owners to prepare for the upcoming tax season with an interactive online Web site chat.

Read entire articleDec 4 2008 - 1:33pm
Innovative Business Offices to Close for Columbus Day

Innovative Telephone officials have announced that the Innovative Business Offices throughout the territory will be closed Monday, Oct. 13.

Read entire articleOct 11 2008 - 5:44pm
Share Your Ideas About Economic Development in the Virgin Islands

Members of the Chambers of Commerce are asked to share their ideas and insights about economic development opportunities in the Virgin Islands with the V.I. Economic Development Administration and the consultants it has retained to develop a strategic marketing plan.

Read entire articleSep 28 2008 - 3:51pm
SBA Launches Electronic Disaster Loan Application

Disaster victims may now go online to file an application for recovery assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Read entire articleAug 8 2008 - 6:52am
Source Manager's Journal: Destructive Mistrust

In an ongoing series of columns, Frank Schneiger works to find solutions to the difficult organizational problems that affect government, most businesses and non-profit organizations.
This week Schneiger takes on the third of the Four Horsemen of the Managerial Apocalypse: Mistrust.

Read entire articleJul 15 2008 - 2:46am
Hovensa Awards Scholarships to Four Graduates

Hovensa L.L.C. has awarded scholarship grants to four recent graduates of Virgin Islands high schools to study at a U.S. college or university of their choice.

Read entire articleJul 10 2008 - 1:27pm