Gov. Charles W. Turnbull has proclaimed the Week of April 18-24 as Secretaries Week and April 21 as Secretaries Day in the V.I.
Governor Charles W. Turnbull has proclaimed the week of April 18-24, as Infant Immunization Week in the Virgin Islands.
The Virgin Islands Banking Board will meet at 11 a.m. Monday, April 19, at Gertrude's Restaurant in St. Croix.
COAST, the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Board of Directors, will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 6, at the L'Escargot Restaurant.
E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School Easter raffle drawn on March 30, are announced.
Fred DuVal, deputy director of the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and leader of the federal group meeting Friday with top Virgin Islands officials, warned in advance of the meeting, "We are not miracle workers."
African American leaders in the health field will converge at the Congressional Black Caucus' Spring Health Braintrust from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C., to focus on closing the gaps in health care between African Americans and the rest of the U.S. population. V.I. Delegate Donna Christian-Christensen chairs the Braintrust. A segment of the conference will be aired live at 10:30 a.m. on C-SPAN 1.
Christopher Brathwaite could well be the Caribbean's own Horatio Alger. His just-published "There Are No Mistakes, Only Lessons" amply illustrates his success story. Subtitled "A Modern Caribbean Success Story," it is that, but more.
The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands is accepting applications from V.I. students for three scholarships for the 1999/00 school year. The application deadline for the Anna Walsh Scholar Awards, Theodore E. Sharp Scholar Award and Artrelle M. Wheatley Scholarship is June 1.
The second annual University of the Virgin Islands Scholarships will be offered by the Government Employees Retirement System. The deadline for applications is May 15.