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St. Thomas Taxi Medallion Public Auction Set

The Virgin Islands Taxicab Commission will conduct a public auction of a St. Thomas Taxi Medallion on Thursday, Nov. 6.

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Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. discusses the Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, homicide of Keithroy Caines at Oswald Harris Housing Court.

 
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WAPA Board OKs Funds for Propane Conversion

The board of the V.I. Water and Power Authority approved a $4.2 million contract for design and upgrade of the fire protection systems needed for the conversion to propane gas.

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2014-10-23 20:55:56
Philanthropist Peter Gruber Dies

Peter Gruber, a businessman who donated generously to various entities in the Virgin Islands and around the world, died Saturday after a long illness, with his wife Patricia at his side

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2014-10-22 23:17:02
Ferry and Sailboat Collide Near Red Hook

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the cause of a collision between Varlack Venture’s ferry, Capitol Venture, and the 65-foot sailboat New Horizons. The collision occurred Wednesday, according to the Coast Guard.

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2014-10-22 22:25:56
Lifestyles - Health-Fitness — St. Thomas
Cancer Support V.I. Hosts Lecture on Integrative Medical Treatments

Cancer Support VI will hold its next free lecture twice on Wednesday, Oct. 7. Dr. Kathryn Anderson, N.D. and Dr. Petra Ketterl, M.D., medical oncologist from Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, Okla., will speak on integrative medicine and cancer treatment.

Read entire articleSep 21 2009 - 3:38pm
Cancer Support V.I. Presents Lecture on the Art of Self Massage

Cancer Support VI will hold a free lecture given by Hariyah dan Fodio, a massage and qi gong instructor, who will teach the “Art of Therapeutic Self Massage,” which includes Thai and Japanese trigger point self-massage techniques.

Read entire articleJul 21 2009 - 9:20pm
Life Style Festival/Healthy Encores Set for Saturday

The 2009 Life Style Festival/Healthy Encores Health Awareness Day took place on St. Croix, Saturday, July 18, at the Sunshine Mall and will continue this Saturday, July 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Tutu Park Mall. The festival will also present the “Stop the Violence” show from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Read entire articleJul 21 2009 - 1:34am
Human Services Joins Department of Education to Assist Children with Disabilities

The Department of Human Services will partner with the Department of Education to provide free screenings in speech, hearing and development for pre-school aged children.

Read entire articleMay 9 2009 - 8:58am
Human Services Advises Head Start Parents to Take Precautions Against H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu)

The Department of Human Services Head Start program advises parents with children in the program to practice safe measures to reduce the spread of the H1N1 (Swine Flu) virus.

Read entire articleMay 6 2009 - 4:40am
CKCI Offers Cervical Cancer Screenings

The Charlotte Kimelman Cancer Institute will offer cervical cancer screenings Saturday, April 18, at CKCI.

Read entire articleMar 27 2009 - 3:42pm
Head Start Hosts Its First Public Health Fair

The Department of Human Services Head Start and Nutrition programs, in conjunction with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and the Department of Education Special Nutrition program, will host Health Fair 2009 on Friday, March 27.

Read entire articleMar 26 2009 - 9:55pm
Cancer Support V.I. Presents Qi Gong Master

Cancer Support VI will host a free presentation by Tina Zhang, Chinese Qi Gong master from New York.

Read entire articleMar 23 2009 - 10:12pm
Department of Human Services Holds Health Fair

The Department of Human Services Head Start and Nutrition programs will host its first annual Health Fair on Friday, March 27.

Read entire articleMar 11 2009 - 11:37pm
HOPE Inc. Promotes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Hope Inc. will recognize March 10 as National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day to raise awareness of the impact that HIV is having on women and girls in the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleMar 5 2009 - 4:57pm