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This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

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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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Documentary Examines Holes in V.I. Mental Health System

Many heart-wrenching aspects of mental health care in the Virgin Islands are examined in a new film by award-winning St. Croix documentary filmmaker, Johanna Bermudez-Ruiz.

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2014-10-23 22:46:58
WAPA Board OKs Funds for Propane Conversion

The board of the V.I. Water and Power Authority approved a $4.2 million contract for design and upgrade of the fire protection systems needed for the conversion to propane gas.

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2014-10-23 20:55:56
Educational Complex Holds Spanish Spelling Bee

Top spellers in the St. Croix Educational Complex foreign language classes competed in a Spanish spelling bee as their cheering classmates filled the school’s library last Thursday -- a culminating activity for the school’s observance of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

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2014-10-23 00:04:54
Lifestyles - Advice — St. Croix
Coach Paradise: Resolve to Explain Not Making Resolutions

This week, Coach Paradise talks with a reader who didn't quite get the idea in her previous column about not making New Year's resolutions.

Read entire articleJan 8 2008 - 1:06am
Coach Paradise: Resolving to Visualize Success

This week, the coach offers a different, more positive path to self-improvement than the usual New Year's resolutions.

Read entire articleJan 1 2008 - 5:57pm
Special Christmas Brainstorm E-Bulletin

Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes a special Christmas edition to share his thoughts and ideas on gift giving, those we give to others and to ourselves.

Read entire articleDec 23 2007 - 3:20am
Coach Paradise: Is It Better to Gift Than to Recede?

This week Coach Paradise talks with a reader who loves giving gifts, but has a new boyfriend who can't afford to return the favor.

Read entire articleDec 13 2007 - 2:14am
Coach Paradise: A Mother's Love Can't Solve a Daughter's Weight Problem

This week Coach Paradise talks with a reader having a hard time coping with her daughter's excess weight.

Read entire articleDec 6 2007 - 1:05am
Coach Paradise: Slack Subordinates Dragging Supervisor Down

This week Coach Paradise talks with a reader who has a bad problem at a good job: lazy employees who take no pride in their work.

Read entire articleNov 27 2007 - 8:14pm
Coach Paradise: Lighten Up to Find the Love of Your Life

This week Coach Paradise talks with a reader who wants to get back into a long-term relationship after his divorce, but isn't having much luck.

Read entire articleNov 17 2007 - 2:07am
November 2007 Brainstorm E-Bulletin

Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes this month about not being average, believing you are creative, hanging out with the right people, the benefits of not having sensations and much more.

Read entire articleNov 10 2007 - 8:31am
Coach Paradise: Real Estate Officer Has the Tools to Renovate Her Body

This week Coach Paradise talks with a reader who dreams of getting her body in as good a shape as the houses she fixes up in her real estate work.

Read entire articleNov 8 2007 - 1:02am
October 2007 Brainstorm E-Bulletin

Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes this month about living one's goal, how to deal with too many ideas, how to deal with rejection and much more.

Read entire articleOct 31 2007 - 1:29am