GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Human Services to Celebrate Older American Month With Parades

The V.I. Department of Human Services (DHS) will celebrate Older American Month, also known as Senior Citizen’s Month, with parades…

Audio Galleries

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.
 

 
Currently:Click for Saint Croix, Virgin Islands Forecast

Source Picks

The Bookworm: Who's Watching the House?

This book had me stuck to my sofa. It’s lively, informative, oh-so-fun to read, and a must-have for anyone with real estate. If that sounds like your kinda book, then “A Burglar’s Guide” will be a steal.

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-05-03 22:18:53
Undercurrents: Sea View Nursing Home and Residents Get Another Reprieve

Attorneys for Sea View Nursing Home and for the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have asked the District Court to put a hold on a pending suit, saying they expect to resolve differences by May 18. 

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-05-03 01:35:53
Virtue of the Week: Integrity

Integrity is living by your highest values. It is being honest and sincere. Integrity helps you listen to your conscience, to do the right thing and to tell the truth. You act with integrity when your words and actions match.

 

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2016-05-01 19:00:00
Community - Schools — St. Croix
Students, Parents Asked to Participate in Special Education Post-Secondary Surveys

 The State Office of Special Education (SOSE) has been working with 2012 graduates on a survey measuring post high school outcome success rate, and the division’s director is continuing to encourage participants to get the information in as soon as possible.

Read entire articleDec 10 2013 - 1:22pm
Students, Parents Encouraged to Participate in Special Education, UVI Surveys

 The State Office of Special Education (SOSE) has been working with 2012 graduates on a survey measuring post high school outcome success rate, and the division’s director is encouraging participants to get the information in as soon as possible.

Read entire articleDec 10 2013 - 1:19pm
Elena Christian Jr. H.S. Agri-Business Program Inspires Students

 Following their participation in the 86th Annual FFA (Future Farmers of America) National Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, in late October, Elena Christian Junior High School Agriculture Class students returned to campus for serious business. About 13 students of the ECJH FFA Chapter, along with the agriculture class teacher, Stanley Farrelly, and the chaperone, Nubeltha Martinez, spent about a week participating in agricultural workshops and observing competitions in the 2013 FFA Convention.

Read entire articleDec 7 2013 - 9:06pm
UVI Mourns the Passing of Nelson Mandela

 The University of the Virgin Islands mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa and one of the world’s most transformative leaders. UVI President Dr. David Hall saluted Mandela’s legacy.

Read entire articleDec 7 2013 - 7:49am
UVICELL Certifies Eighteen Clinical Medical Assistants

 Today, in Frederiksted, 18 displaced Juan Luis Hospital employees stood at the UVICELL Center with family members proudly looking on as they accepted their certificates. The graduates are the first to successfully complete the first ever Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) program.

Read entire articleNov 20 2013 - 9:03pm
Twelve Students Receive Certificates in Process Technology

 Twelve students stood proudly on Tuesday afternoon at the UVICELL Center in Frederiksted. The students were the first to successfully complete a new certificate program designed specifically for individuals with experience in the industry but lacked formal credentials.

Read entire articleNov 20 2013 - 2:24pm
UVI VOICE Launches New Web Site With New Features

 The University of the Virgin Islands student-run newspaper, the UVI VOICE, has launched a new Web site www.uvivoice.net. The new site is easy-to-navigate, and compatible with mobile phones and other devices.

Read entire articleOct 9 2013 - 8:31pm
UVI Increases Transfer and National Exchange Students

 The number of new transfer and National Student Exchange (NSE) students attending the University of the Virgin Islands has increased for fall 2013. Preliminary numbers reveal that UVI’s new transfer students increased by 75 percent from fall 2012 to fall 2013. The number of NSE students increased by 29 percent on the St. Thomas Campus and by 57 percent on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix

Read entire articleOct 5 2013 - 12:24am
UVI Gets New Look and Feel with New Web Site

 The University of the Virgin Islands began fall 2013 with the launch of the next generation of its Web site – www.uvi.edu. The new Web site is responsive, user friendly and designed to meet the needs of all UVI’s stakeholders.

Read entire articleAug 30 2013 - 5:47pm
UVI Bulletin Board for August and September

 Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleAug 21 2013 - 3:59pm