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DOH Seeks Pregnant Women for Zika Focus Group

The V.I. Department of Health (DOH) is seeking pregnant women to be participants in a discussion of the Zika Virus.…

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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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Students to Display Skills at CTEC Fair and Open House

St. Croix Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) will host the 19th Annual Career Fair and Open House on Thursday, Dec. 8. This year’s theme is “Career and Technical Education - Moving St Croix Forward.”

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2016-12-05 20:31:42
JFL to Host Town Hall for Hispanic Community on Hospital Updates

The management of the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center (JFL) invites the public to a town hall for an informal discussion about JFL. The community will get the opportunity to meet JFL’s executive team, hear updates about improvements to the St. Croix hospital and receive answers to any concerns held regarding JFL.

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2016-12-05 12:47:12
Virtue of the Week: Tolerance

Being tolerant is accepting differences. You don't expect others to think, look, speak or act just like you. You are free of prejudice, knowing that all people have feelings, needs, hopes and dreams. 

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2016-12-04 18:49:46
Community — St. Croix
Mary Agatha Ceasar Tonge Pennyfeather Dies

Mary Agatha Ceasar Tonge Pennyfeather, also known as “Tully” and “Mama Mary,” of La Grange, died Nov. 5, 2016, at the age of 76 years old. 

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Inez A. Edwards Carey Dies at 80

Inez A. Edwards Carey of Whim Gardens died Nov. 2, 2016, at the age of 80 years old. 

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Ricardo Richards Elementary Rolls Out Initiative to Encourage Good Behavior

Students and staff at Ricardo Richards Elementary School (RRES) rolled out their School Year 2016-17 Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) initiative to improve students’ overall behavior on the campus and on school buses.

Read entire articleNov 12 2016 - 1:56pm
Joyce Augusta Meyers-Kirkland Dies in New York

Joyce Augusta Meyers-Kirkland of New York died on Oct. 28. She was 79 years old

Read entire articleNov 11 2016 - 3:23pm
Friends of the Park Hold Annual Paddle the Park Event

On Sunday, Nov. 6, dozens of colorful standup paddle boards lined the Maho Beach, ready for action. Standing in their brightly colored jerseys adorned with the logos of more than a dozen sponsoring local businesses’ logos, 43 competitors lined up, knee-deep in the water.

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Novena Bazilica Scotland-Charles Dies

Novena Bazilica Scotland-Charles of Dominica and St. Croix died in Florida on Oct. 23.

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Beatrice Agatha France Matthew Dies at 83

Beatrice Agatha “Iselin” France Matthew died in her home, 48B La Grande Princesse, on Oct. 28, in Christiansted, St. Croix. She was 83 years old. Beatrice was born on Dec. 10, 1932, in Parkhill, St. Vincent.

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Angela Eustash Dies at 81

Angela Eustash born May 31, 1935, and died on Oct. 27, 2016.

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Joseph Julian Prevost Dies at 75

Joseph Julian Prevost, also known as “Abo,” of Mutual Homes died on Oct. 12 at his residence. He was 75 years old.

Read entire articleNov 8 2016 - 3:22pm
BDO USVI Announces New Managing Member John Engerman

BDO, the world’s fifth largest accountancy network, has announced the appointment of a new managing member in the St. Thomas office. Native Virgin Islander John Engerman was appointed in July 2016.

Read entire articleNov 8 2016 - 9:52am