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DOH to Host Annual Wheel-Out Event: Get Fit to Fight Diabetes
In recognition of American Diabetes Month, the Virgin Islands Department of Health and its community partners will host the 3rd…

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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 December 5-9

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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2016-12-10 02:42:40
Sunday, Dec. 18, Is for the Birds and the Christmas Bird Counters

Volunteers on St. Croix will be participating in the Audubon Society’s Annual Christmas Bird Count on Sunday, Dec. 18. This year will be the 117th time the international organization has hosted the count all over the world.

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2016-12-10 02:34:40
Boat Parade to Kick Off Crucian Christmas Carnival

St. Croix's month of Christmas festivities gets going this weekend with the annual boat parade in Christiansted harbor, followed by Crucian Christmas Carnival competitions, fairs and tramps.

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2016-12-09 00:15:53
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Elenora Luke Dies

Elenora Luke died on Nov. 19.

Read entire articleNov 29 2016 - 7:57am
Asa D. O’Neal Dies in Washington, D.C.

Asa D. O’Neal, also known as “Chacho” or “Ace,” of Estate Contentment, Christiansted, St. Croix, died on Nov. 11 in Washington, D.C. He was 18 years old.

Read entire articleNov 26 2016 - 1:59am
Donald Alphonso Christian Dies at 52

Donald Alphonso Christian, also known as “Duke,” of Upper Love died on Tuesday, Nov. 15. He was 52 years old.

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Ann Marie Louis Dies

Ann Marie Louis died on Nov. 23.

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Kevin Johnson Dies

Kevin Johnson died on Nov. 11.

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Bradley Davidson Henry Dies at 79

Bradley Davidson Henry, also known as “Nappus,” “Trevor,” “Bailey” or “Davidson,” was born May 30, 1937, and died on Nov. 9, 2016. He was 79 years old.

Read entire articleNov 24 2016 - 9:39am
Agnes Ramona Lindsay Dies at 64

Agnes Ramona Lindsay of Barren Spot died on Nov. 16 at Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center. She was 64 years old.

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Gilbert McFarlane Dies

Gilbert “Mac” McFarlane died on Nov. 10.

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Saulo Saldaña Dies

Saulo Saldaña was born Nov. 15, 1943, and died on Nov. 16.

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Deacon Roy Eustus Bruney Dies in Florida

Deacon Roy Eustus Bruney died on Monday, Nov. 7, in Florida. He was 69 years old.

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