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EZC Invites Public to View Proposed Plans for Savanne and Downstreet

The Enterprise Zone Commission (EZC) is inviting the residents of Savanne, Downstreet and the public to view and select from…

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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 December 5-9

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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2016-12-10 02:42:40
Boat Parade to Kick Off Crucian Christmas Carnival

St. Croix's month of Christmas festivities gets going this weekend with the annual boat parade in Christiansted harbor, followed by Crucian Christmas Carnival competitions, fairs and tramps.

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2016-12-09 00:15:53
Zika Educational Session Held for Tourism Industry

Partners from the territory’s tourism industry learned about keeping visitors safe and informed amidst the ongoing Zika virus outbreak during a seminar at UVI on St. Thomas on Thursday.

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2016-12-09 00:13:24
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ALEXANDRA LLEWELLYN WEDS TOM CLANCY

Alexandra Llewellyn, an award-winning freelance TV reporter, married best-selling author Tom Clancy in New York on June 26.
Alexandra's father J. Bruce Llewellyn is CEO of Coca Cola Bottling Co. of Philadelphia. He is a frequent visitor to St. Thomas, where he owns a Pineapple Village Condominium.
Llewellyn's company was No. 1 on this year's Black Enterprise Magazine list of the top 100 African American-owned companies, with sales last year of $354 million.
Two years ago, under the auspices of the Everett B. Birch Forum, Llewellyn led an informal workshop on St. Thomas with aspiring young Virgin Islands entrepreneurs.

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