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Magens Bay Authority to Hold Public Meeting Dec. 10

The Magens Bay Authority has announced a public meeting for 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, to discuss its plans to…

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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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Gri Gri Project at Bajo El Sol Gallery to Launch Series of Regularly Scheduled Films

On Thursday, Dec.8, the gallery will host the world premiere of Wider Angle Productions’ “It Ain’t Easy Being Green.” Complementary champagne and popcorn will be served. Filmed on St. John, film is a half-hour documentary about the island’s dramatic increase in green iguanas over the last few decades.

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2016-12-07 15:56:41
Gri Gri Project at Bajo El Sol Gallery to Launch Series of Regularly Scheduled Films

“The Stuart Hall Project” is John Akomfrah’s documentary and visual poem about the work of Jamaican-born cultural theorist Stuart Hall, whose engagement with issues of hybridity and the complexity of identity profoundly shaped British cultural studies in the 20th and 21st centuries.

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2016-12-07 15:50:58
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SBA Helping Small Businesses Secure Larger Contracts and Grow

 A major revision in the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Surety Bond Guarantee (SBG) Program more than triples the eligible contract amount, from $2 million to $6.5 million, the agency will guarantee on surety bonds for both public and private contracts.

Read entire articleFeb 6 2013 - 4:10pm
Lisa Hamilton Re-Elected President of CSHAE at Leadership Conference

 The Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives re-elected Lisa Hamilton as president at its annual leadership conference held Jan. 16-18 at Comfort Suites on Paradise Island in the Bahamas.

Read entire articleJan 29 2013 - 5:58am
USVI Sotheby’s International Realty Shines Spotlight on the USVI With Wall Street Journal Article

 USVI Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate brokerage servicing St. John, St. Thomas and St. Croix, has brought the world’s attention to the U.S. Virgin Islands as a luxury real estate destination in a Wall Street Journal article.

Read entire articleJan 18 2013 - 11:08pm
Innovative Provides Telephone Directory Recycling Sites

 This year, in an effort to support recycling throughout the territory, Innovative is providing a recycling bin at its primary business office locations for customers who wish to discard their outdated
directories.

Read entire articleJan 11 2013 - 5:24pm
Virgin Islands Society of CPAs Holds Two Seminars

 The Virgin Islands Society of CPAs (VISCPAs) presents “Continuing Professional Education in Taxation.”

Read entire articleJan 1 2013 - 4:26pm
Choice Wireless Open Tennis Tournament Set for Feb. 15-18

 Over 100 tennis players from the Virgin Islands, the Caribbean and several U.S. mainland states are expected to compete in the Choice Wireless VI Open Tennis Tournament, set for Feb. 15-18, 2013, and hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club (STYC).

Read entire articleNov 17 2012 - 7:28am
Scotiabank Recognizes Women in Business

 Scotiabank will recognize women in business from 5:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Windward Passage Hotel or from noon to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8.

Read entire articleNov 7 2012 - 7:25pm
Banco Popular Launches Caribbean Facebook Page

People who 'like' the bank's social media site can be eligible to win Paradise Jam tickets.

Read entire articleNov 1 2012 - 8:25pm
Cruise Ship Schedule for November 1-30

 This is the West Indian Company cruise ship schedule for November 2012.

Read entire articleOct 29 2012 - 6:41pm
SBA Slates Hispanic Small Business Summit

Summit will focus on promoting and assisting Latino-owned businesses in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, New York and New Jersey.

Read entire articleOct 29 2012 - 12:17pm