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Personnel Limits Group Health Insurance Office Hours During Most of October

The Group Health Insurance Office in both the St. Thomas and St. Croix Districts will only be open from 8…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Senate Cuts Governor's Budget, Restricts All Executive Spending

The V.I. Legislature voted Tuesday to cut the budget of the Office of the Governor by three-quarters for Fiscal Year 2015 and to limit the spending of outgoing administrations in transition years.

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2014-10-01 02:07:32
The Bookworm: What Happens After We Die?

What allows me to recommend “Glimpsing Heaven” is that it doesn’t profess to have the definitive answer to “What happens after we die?”It leaves readers to draw their own informed conclusions.

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2014-10-01 00:40:25
Government Health Insurance Renewed without Benefit Cuts

After diverting federal dollars to make up the funding deficit, the V.I. Legislature approved and Gov. John deJongh Jr. signed health insurance contracts for the upcoming year late Tuesday.

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2014-10-01 00:23:57
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Education Family Mourns Passing of Pastor Vincent H. A. Gordon

Commissioner of Education Donna Frett-Gregory on behalf of the entire Department of Education family expressed sorrow on the passing of longtime St. Croix Educator, Pastor Vincent H. A. Gordon Sr. who was peacefully laid to rest Thursday, Sept. 25.

Read entire articleSep 26 2014 - 3:27pm
Romney MacDonald Williams Dies at 77

Romney MacDonald Williams of Hill Street Christiansted died on Sept. 17. He was 77 years old.

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Sylvester Ivan McIntosh Jr. Dies at 48

Sylvester Ivan McIntosh Jr., also known as "Junie,” ”Junior,” “Iceman” or “Sylvester," of Estate Anna's Hope died on Sept. 16. He was 48 years old.

Read entire articleSep 24 2014 - 1:20am
Reverend Vincent H.A. Gordon Sr. Dies at 83

Reverend Vincent H.A. Gordon Sr. age 83, of Estate Catherine’s Rest went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Sept. 18.

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Carmen Luz Camacho Dies at 66

Carmen Luz Camacho of Estate Williams Delight died on Sept. 18. She was 66 years old.

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Fredrick Albert Lewis Dies at 84

Fredrick Albert Lewis of East Whim died on Aug. 30. He was 84 years old.

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Anthony P. Samuel Sr. Dies at 67

Anthony P. Samuel Sr., also known as "Pusta," of Estate Two Brothers died on Sunday, Sept. 7. He was 67 years old.

Read entire articleSep 17 2014 - 5:26pm
Loraine Juanita Joseph Dies at 72

Loraine Juanita Joseph of Estate Sion Farm died on Sept. 9. She was 72 years old.

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Anselmo Giddings Dies at 80

Anselmo Giddings, also known as "Selmo,” “Junie” or “Porks," of Estate Frangi Pani, Mon Bijou died on Sept. 5. He was 80 years old.

Read entire articleSep 10 2014 - 2:36pm
Nilsa P. Bough Dies at 78

Nilsa P. Bough of Estate Catherine's Hope died on Aug. 27. She was 78 years old.
 

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