GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

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Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 
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Man Charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm

Officers on foot patrol in downtown Christiansted early Saturday arrested 21-year-old Jahmel K. Galloway and charged him with on of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2015-05-23 20:26:24
Beach Advisory for May 18-22

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, advises the public that these beaches do not meet the water quality standards for swimming or fishing.
St. Thomas
Lindbergh Bay
Water Bay
 

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2015-05-23 04:10:37
Scheduled Memorial Day Activities Will Honor Veterans

On Memorial Day, May 25, the Office of Veterans Affairs, American Legion, Survivor Outreach Services and the VA Vet Center have partnered to commemorate all veterans who have paid the ultimate sacrifice and honor those who are still serving our country faithfully, loyally and with honor.

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2015-05-23 03:50:07
Business — St. Croix
PEOPLE NEEDED FOR TOURISM PHOTO SHOOT

If you'd like to see your face in a national advertisement, audition for the chance to get your photograph in an upcoming Tourism Department print ad campaign.

Read entire articleApr 15 2002 - 9:59am
WBC CONFERENCE AN INTERNATIONAL ATTRACTION

The Women's Business Center is getting ready for "Emerging Businesses and Their Role in the New Economy," the Center's third annual economic development conference. Caribbean Lottery Services president Robert Washington Jr. and U.S. Representative from Ohio's 11th District Stephanie Tubbs Jones will be keynote speakers at the conference, to be held at the Divi Carina Bay Resort on St. Croix April 18-20.

Read entire articleApr 8 2002 - 11:23am
INNOVATIVE CLOSED FOR EASTER

All Innovative business offices will be closed Friday through Monday to observe the Easter holiday.

Read entire articleMar 28 2002 - 12:29pm
CRUISE TRAFFIC ALMOST BACK TO PRE-9/11 LEVEL

At the 18th annual Seatrade Cruise Shipping Convention, held March 11-15 in Miami Beach, there was general agreement "that North American-based cruise lines have rebounded in the wake of 9/11," a release from The West Indian Co. states.

Read entire articleMar 26 2002 - 12:17am
INVITATION TO BID

Invitation to Bid No. IFB-014-DE-C-2002 (SC)
for: Maintenance and Repair of Kitchen Equipment of fourteen (14) Public Schools & Child Nutrition Program Warehouse on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleMar 22 2002 - 9:40pm
DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP OPEN SESSION

A former EEOC commissioner on St. Croix to conduct diversity management sessions for Wyatt VI Inc. personnel will also conduct, jointly with Carmelo Rivera, a free open session for invited local officials, EEOC Regional Office employees and human resources professionals Saturday, March 16, at 9:30 a.m.

Read entire articleMar 13 2002 - 3:59pm
SPRINT OFFERING CELLULAR PHONE SERVICE IN V.I.

Sprint, one of the territory's long-distance carriers, announced Thursday, March 7, that it now is providing cellular telephone service throughout the U.S. Virgin Islands, with a variety of packages available to customers.

Read entire articleMar 7 2002 - 4:26pm
TECHNOLOGY PARK TOUTED AS ECONOMIC STIMULUS

Legislation creating the University of the Virgin Islands Research and Technology Park on St. Croix is an accomplishment that will not only benefit UVI but also provide a stimulus for the private sector on St. Croix and improve the economy of the territory as a whole, UVI officials said Tuesday.

Read entire articleFeb 26 2002 - 6:06pm
INNOVATIVE HOLIDAY BUSINESS HOURS

Customers are advised that all Innovative Communications Corp. business offices will be closed for business on Monday, Feb. 18, in observance of President's Day.

Read entire articleFeb 15 2002 - 4:27pm
AIRLINE OFFERS VALENTINE'S DAY ENTICEMENTS

Anyone who flies on Cape Air on Valentine's Day will receive a special gift from the airline and could end up winning one of 14 prizes. Plus, there are some "sweet deals" on interisland travel.

Read entire articleFeb 12 2002 - 5:36pm