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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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Beach Advisory for August 22-26

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that due to heavy rains this week, the Division of Environmental Protection (DEP) anticipates that negative environmental impacts will be caused by storm-water runoff.

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2016-08-26 21:02:59
DOH, Walgreens to Host Zika Action Days

The V.I. Department of Health (DOH) is sponsoring Zika Action Days on St. Croix and St. Thomas on Aug. 26 and Aug. 27.

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2016-08-25 13:34:30
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
Lifestyles — St. Croix
Ridge to Reef Farm Offers Community Supported Agriculture Shares

 Ridge to Reef Farm has announced the opening of shares for its 2013 Winter Season Community Supported Agriculture program (CSA). St. Croix, St Thomas and St. John are now open for registrations.

Read entire articleDec 11 2012 - 9:34pm
Interfaith Coalition of St. Croix Seeks Volunteers

 The Interfaith Volunteer Caregiver Project, a program of the Interfaith Coalition of St. Croix, will give a free training at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Read entire articleNov 20 2012 - 7:56pm
June’s Views ... From the Farm

"What Do You Call It? Part 3" - our name game winds down memory lane.

Read entire articleSep 4 2012 - 5:59pm
V.I. Sustainable Farm Institute Announces Community Supported Agriculture

 For those who like a weekly delivery of fresh, lovingly grown certified organic food from right here in the Virgin Islands, now is their chance, by becoming a member in the territory’s original Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program.

Read entire articleSep 1 2012 - 8:13pm
Attention Heavy Equipment Operators: You Have a Job to Do

 


Whether you are a property owner, contractor, construction worker, or heavy equipment operator, the way you build in the Virgin Islands affects everyone and everything that calls these islands home.
Read entire articleAug 31 2012 - 7:38am
Galiber Foundation Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Conference

The Yvonne A. Galiber Foundation Inc. will host its Third Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Conference on Saturday, Aug. 25. 

Read entire articleAug 24 2012 - 10:29am
Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center Hosts Caribbean Conference

The Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center will hold its first Women and Children’s Caribbean Conference, entitled “Using Art and Technology to Improve Healthcare.”

Read entire articleAug 23 2012 - 1:44pm
Your Island Home: Designing the Dream

Your Island Home: Designing the Dream

Read entire articleAug 23 2012 - 5:48am
Green Building is View Building

 

 

Green Building is View Building

 
What enters your mind when hear the term “green building”, or hear that someone has a Certified Green Home? What does it mean to build green? And why are we hearing more and more about it in the Virgin Islands?
Read entire articleAug 15 2012 - 5:21am
JUNE’S VIEWS……….FROM THE FARM

We continue our exploration of different names of local fruits and vegetables with "WHAT DO YOU CALL IT? Part 2."

Read entire articleAug 14 2012 - 6:34pm