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VIPA Issues Advisory to Drivers Using CEKA Airport Road

Motorists are advised to exercise caution when traversing the Cyril E. King Airport Road due to ongoing road repairs.

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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 January 17-20

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2017-01-20 20:20:22
St. Thomas Starring in Upcoming HGTV Show

Two upcoming January episodes of the popular HGTV series “Beachfront Bargain Hunt” are expected to feature St. Thomas and several local professionals.

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2017-01-20 18:28:46
Democatic Party State Chairwoman Calls for Senator Elect to be Seated in Legislature

The Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands is concerned that more than one week after the 32nd Legislature has been sworn in, the seventh St. Thomas seat remains vacant.

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2017-01-20 17:42:32
Deaths — St. Thomas
Anthony Olive Dies in Atlanta

Anthony Olive
Anthony Olive

 He is survived by his wife, Cecilia Danet Olive; daughter, Stephanie Olive Mason; son, Stephen Anthony Olive; daughter-in-law, Annette Luyando Olive; son-in-law, Timothy Lee Mason; grandchildren: Brandon, Patrick and Kelsey Mason, Stephanie-Ann and Joanne Olive; sister, Margarita Magras; brothers: John Marcel Olive and Dennis Olive; sisters-in-law: Sandra Olive, Maria Olive, Patricia Danet, Uranie Blanchard, Alicia Vante and Olivia Danet; brothers-in-law: Julien P. Magras, Edward Blanchard, Edward Danet, Louis Ralph Danet Sr. and James Vante; aunts: Cecilia Greaux and Olivia Trout; nieces: Michelle Roberts, Monique Johnson, Suzanne Blanchard, Lorraine Camacho, Jacqueline, Lisa and Charmaine Vante, Irene Maple, Charlene Bryan and Geraldine Quetel; nephews: Andy, Adam and Alex Olive, Michael and David Olive, Edward Roberts, Julien E. Magras, Louis R. Danet Jr., Edwin Danet, Christopher Danet, Jean-Louis Blanchard and Gerard Danet; special family friends: Ana Luyando and family, Launa Offerdahl Watts, Sylvia Olive, Judith Raimer, Gertrude Bryan, Lindsey Davies, Luz Moron, Marjorie Roberts, Monica Stevens and Florence Kalloo, Annette Zachman, Uranie Turbe, and Class of 1960 Sts. Peter & Paul High School; as well as many other relatives and friends.
There will be a viewing held from 8-9:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at St. Anne’s Chapel. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 1.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Anne’s Chapel, P.O. Box 306810, St. Thomas, VI 00802.
All funeral arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.

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