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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
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Sen. Malone Serves on Council of State Governments National Board

Senate President Shawn-Michael Malone was recently asked to serve on the Executive Board of the Council of State Legislatures.

Read entire articleFeb 19 2014 - 4:24pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for February

Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleFeb 15 2014 - 12:08am
UVI SGA President Named National HBCU All-Star

University of the Virgin Islands Student Government Association (SGA) President Kevin Dixon was named a 2014 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) All-Star in February. The All-Star selection is part of a White House Initiative that recognizes 75 undergraduate, graduate and professional students for their accomplishments in academics, leadership and civic engagement.

Read entire articleFeb 14 2014 - 3:14pm
Shabre Providence Receives Teacher of the Year Honor

 Ricardo Richards Elementary School's Shabre Providence was officially honored as the 2014 State Teacher of the Year (STOY) at a recognition dinner hosted Friday evening at Government House on St. Croix.

Read entire articleJan 14 2014 - 9:39pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for January

 Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleJan 8 2014 - 4:01pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for December

 Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleDec 6 2013 - 5:21pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for November

 Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleNov 20 2013 - 2:34pm
Shabre Providence Selected as 2014 State Teacher of the Year

 Shabre A. Providence has been selected as the territory’s 2014 State Teacher of the Year.

Read entire articleNov 3 2013 - 9:59pm
Don Collins Honored as Mover Extraordinaire

Don Collins of Viking Corporation movers has been inducted into the Hall of Honor by a leading industry organization, the International Association of Movers.

Read entire articleOct 30 2013 - 12:10am
Two VIHFA Members Elected to National Conference of State Housing Boards

 The Board of Directors of the National Conference of State Housing Boards (NCSHB) recently elected Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA) Board Members Debra Gottlieb and Alicia Barnes to its board during the Annual Conference and Showplace held this weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Read entire articleOct 22 2013 - 2:50pm