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VITEMA Launches Its 2015 Hurricane Ready Campaign

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) is launching its Hurricane Ready Campaign during the month of May to…

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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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Innovative Addresses Recent Network Outage on St. Croix

Innovative, the leading telecommunications provider, experienced a network outage on St. Croix on April 18 when the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority also experienced an island-wide power outage.

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2015-04-30 19:39:06
Beach Advisory for April 27 – May 1

The following beaches do not meet water quality standards for swimming or fishing.
St. Thomas: Vessup Bay, Secret Harbor, Bolongo Bay, Limetree Bay, Morningstar
St. John: Johnson’s Bay, Great Cruz Bay

 

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2015-04-30 18:37:40
Source Manager's Journal: What’s the Matter With….?

If you wrote a book titled What’s the Matter With the Virgin Islands?, Chapter One could be “All Benefits are Divisible.”

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2015-04-25 06:11:14
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HARBOUR NIGHT VENDORS' MEETING

All Harbour Night vendors will meet at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, at Pier 69.

Read entire articleOct 19 2001 - 2:07pm
ST. CROIX REALTORS SUPPORT YOUTH

For the fourth year, members of the St. Croix Board of Realtors have donated funds for a scholarship program with AmeriCorp and the Boys and Girls Clubs on the island.

Read entire articleOct 8 2001 - 11:56am
TURNOUT GOOD FOR COMMERCIAL BOATING SEMINAR

A "Who's Who" of Virgin Islands commercial boat owners and operators gathered Friday at the St. Thomas Ritz-Carlton Resort with local and regional Coast Guard inspectors to discuss safety requirements in general and regulations soon to take effect in particular.

Read entire articleSep 29 2001 - 4:28pm
CORAL BAY ORGANIC GARDENS: A GROWTH VENTURE

Hugo and Josephine Roller started their Coral Bay Organic Gardens business small and expanded it with deliberation. Seventeen years later, it's still growing, in more ways than one. Coming soon: a commercial venture into something that's been done experimentally on St. Croix for years -- tilapia farming.

Read entire articleSep 16 2001 - 8:09pm
MEETING SET ON NEW BOATING REGULATIONS

Regional U.S. Coast Guard officials are encouraging St. Croix commercial boaters to attend a meeting on the morning of Sept. 28 on St. Thomas to go over marine safety regulations coming into effect this season and to review those already in place.

Read entire articleSep 15 2001 - 7:51am
CHAMBER AFTER HOURS AT UVI

The University of the Virgin Islands, St. Croix Campus, will host the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce's Business After Hours at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Student Center.

Read entire articleSep 13 2001 - 8:39am
ENERGY REBATE MEETING SET FOR BUSINESSES

If you've got a business that sells energy-efficient products such as wind generators, solar panels, solar hot water systems, and compact flouroescent lightbulbs, the V.I. Energy Office invites you to a meeting on St. Croix or St. Thomas about participating in an upcoming federal rebate program.

Read entire articleSep 11 2001 - 12:56pm
FOUNDATION HAS MADE $1 MILLION IN LOANS

Through its Intermediate Relending Program and the recently launched Women's Business Center-Citibank Micro Loan Program, the St. Croix Foundation has provided $1 million in loans to small businesses in the territory.

Read entire articleSep 10 2001 - 7:16pm
CHAMBER HOSTS TROPICAL SHIPPING EXECUTIVE

Jennifer Nugent-Hill, assistant vice president of Tropical Shipping will address the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce on Aug. 22 about "The Challenge of Cargo Transportation."

Read entire articleAug 13 2001 - 8:07am
HR EXPERTS TO ADDRESS CONFERENCE

The Virgin Islands Human Resources Management Association (VIHRMA) in collaboration with Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart, LLC (Ogletree Deakins), will be hosting a workshop entitled "Winning the Human Resources Challenge in the Virgin Islands." The full-day event will be held on beginning at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 6, at the Wyndham Sugar Bay and Beach Resort. The featured speakers for the event include Reginald E. Jones and W.A. Hilton Clarke.
Sponsored by Ogletree Deakins

Read entire articleAug 2 2001 - 5:59pm