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Tourism Department Embraces Holiday Spirit, Invites Public to Community Events

The V.I. Department of Tourism (DOT) is spreading holiday cheer and welcomes the public to participate in community events throughout…

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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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The Bookworm: 'A Boy Called Christmas'

If your child is in need of something to get into the holiday mood, then here’s a great early-Christmas gift. “A Boy Called Christmas” is a book they’ll never leave.

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2016-12-07 21:09:19
DutchTeam Wins Carlos Aguilar Match Race

Olympic match racing star Renée Groeneveld and her Dutch team won the Carlos Aguilar Match Race in the waters off St. Thomas, their first-ever Women's International Match Racing Series event. 

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2016-12-07 13:00:02
Lieutenant Governor Visits Stateside Prisons Housing V.I. Inmates

Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter and Bureau of Corrections Director Rick Mullgrav last week visited the Saguaro Correctional Facility in Arizona, which houses 63 inmates from the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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2016-12-06 21:21:17
Lifestyles — St. Croix
Lighthouse Mission Receives $10,000 Donation

Pastor Edward Cullen and Debbie Cullen, director of the Lighthouse Mission, received a check in the amount of $10,000 during their Christmas Party for the Homeless.

Read entire articleDec 14 2010 - 6:59pm
November 2010 Brainstorm and Focus E-Bulletin

Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes this month about the next logical step, stupid ideas, Thomas Edison’s to-do list, how to stop being a perfectionist, ‘the persuasion principle’ and more.

Read entire articleNov 18 2010 - 5:14am
Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital Launches Support Group for Diabetics

The Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center-Virgin Islands Cardiac Center invites the St. Croix community to join the support group for diabetics, and their friends and families.

Read entire articleSep 24 2010 - 3:25pm
September 2010 Brainstorm and Focus E-Bulletin

Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes this month about innovation, giving up at the wrong time, the importance of washing your hands, energy boosts when you can’t take a nap, and more.

Read entire articleSep 22 2010 - 2:05pm
Infinite Possibilities Hosts Women’s Spiritual Retreat

Infinite Possibilities will host the Women’s “Morning Glory” Spiritual Retreat at the Lighthouse Key Resort and Spa in Orlando, Florida, on Oct. 8-10.

Read entire articleSep 18 2010 - 3:00pm
Brainstorm and Focus E-Bulletin for August 2010

 Jurgen Wolff, noted screenwriter, author and columnist, writes this month about how grass boosts creativity, that communication myth, the power of words, the sunk cost problem and more.

Read entire articleAug 25 2010 - 5:53am
Brief: Crucian Buddhists Rock Philadelphia Festival

Two young Buddhists from St. Croix danced for peace in Philadelphia recently.

Read entire articleAug 14 2010 - 9:27pm
New Experience Crusade Begins Series of Inspirational Meetings

The New Experience Crusade team invites everyone to attend a series of life transforming and inspirational meetings beginning Friday Aug. 6. 

Read entire articleAug 4 2010 - 1:53pm
Governor Praises V.I. Diabetes Projects, Thanks Danish Company for Funding

 

            Governor John P. de Jongh Jr. recently urged Virgin Islands residents to take advantage of educational programs concerned with managing diabetes mellitus that are being offered through a joint venture with the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk.
Read entire articleJul 30 2010 - 1:41am
June's Views From the Farm: Rebirth of a Farm – Part 1

After two years of ups and downs, Precious Produce Farms is finally beginning to come to life in Dorothea.

 

Read entire articleJul 29 2010 - 7:18pm