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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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Zika Update: 50 New Cases Reported; Health Plans Action Day

The V.I. Department of Health confirmed 50 new cases of Zika virus in the territory. According to the latest surveillance report, the number of cases went from 143 to 193 in the last week.

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2016-08-25 10:40:20
VIGOP Attacks Plaskett over Fitch Downgrade

In a statement Tuesday, V.I. GOP Chairman John Canegata placed blame for the territory's recent credit downgrades squarely on Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett.

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2016-08-24 23:12:22
Firefighters and Hospital Staff Train for Dealing with Hazardous Materials

A group of St. Croix firefighters and Gov. Juan Luis Hospital staff are learning how to deal with gas spills, terrorist incidents and hazardous materials during a four-day training program.

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2016-08-24 23:03:33
Lifestyles - Religion — St. Croix
St. Croix Seventh-day Adventist Churches Take Part in Bible Caravan

St. Croix Seventh-day Adventist Churches will hold a Seventh-day Adventist World-wide Bible Caravan at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, at Peter’s Rest Seventh-day Adventist Church

Read entire articleMay 7 2010 - 10:14pm
Bahá’ís Celebrate Twelve Day Festival of Ridvan and Hold Elections

The Bahá’ís of the Virgin Islands celebrate the annual Festival of Riḍván (pronounced Rizvan) during the 12 days from April 21 to May 2.

Read entire articleApr 18 2010 - 5:45am
Church of God Prophecy Plans Activities for Savanne Community in March

The Church of God of Prophecy in conjunction with the Economic Development Authority’s Enterprise Zone Commission has planned church activities for March to create positive activities within the neighborhood.  

Read entire articleMar 9 2010 - 3:59am
Unitarian Fellowship Hosts Speaker on Haiti

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of St. Croix will host Peter Dybing as a guest speaker at its service on Sunday, Feb. 28.

Read entire articleFeb 23 2010 - 7:13pm
Adventist Church Council Donates Over $50,000 to Haiti Relief

The St. Thomas-St. John Seventh-day Adventist Ministerial Council has forwarded a contribution of over $53,000 to the North Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventists on St. Croix.

Read entire articleFeb 15 2010 - 1:36pm
Seventh-day Adventist Church Offers Sympathy and Help to Haiti

The president and members of the North Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventists would like to register our deep concern for the government and people of Haiti, during this time of unprecedented disaster.

Read entire articleJan 14 2010 - 4:27pm
Playwright to Speak at Unitarian Fellowship

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of St. Croix will have a guest speaker, playwright Tom Ziegler.

Read entire articleJan 5 2010 - 12:14am
Jehovah's Witnesses Invite All to “Keep on the Watch!”

Jehovah’s Witnesses are launching a vigorous campaign to invite all to hear interesting discussions about the Bible’s description of what many people refer to as the end of the world.

Read entire articleAug 5 2009 - 12:42pm
Moravian Church Celebrating 125 Years

In acknowledgement of "125 Years of Teaching, Evangelizing and Ministering - 1884 to 2009," Memorial Moravian Church has scheduled a number of events.

Read entire articleApr 21 2009 - 1:17pm
Jehovah's Witnesses Gather to Commemorate Death of Jesus

Jehovah's Witnesses will gather in their Kingdom Halls after sundown on St. Croix, Thursday, April 9, to commemorate Jesus' death.

Read entire articleApr 9 2009 - 4:28am