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New WAPA Offices Open on Sept. 2

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority’s Customer Service, Collections, and Revenue Assurance offices will open at the new Four…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Nana Baby Home Gets $68K from ‘King of the Wing’

Organizers of the annual “King of the Wing” competition cheered up the staff at the Nana Baby Children’s Home on Wednesday with more than $68,000 in donations toward the care of the children.

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2014-08-28 00:59:23
Small Fire Breaks Out at Bovoni Landfill

A small fire broke out on the active cell of the Bovoni landfill early Wednesday, but it was extinguished without incident, according to the V.I. Waste Management Authority.

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2014-08-27 23:38:51
Miss Virgin Islands Competes for Miss America Title in Atlantic City

Ashley Gabriel, a 20-year-old who resides on St. Thomas, will be competing for the title of Miss America in a live broadcast to be held on Sunday, Sept. 14, on ABC.

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2014-08-27 12:20:39
Lifestyles - Health-Fitness — St. Thomas
Upcoming Events at Creque Dam Farm Are Scheduled for February

Creque Dam Farm offers workshops on fermentation and the art of mentoring followed by dinners.

Read entire articleFeb 11 2010 - 12:14am
Solyoga Offers Tai Chi Alchemy and Channeled Healing Workshops

A workshop entitled “Tai Chi Alchemy” will be taught by Rick Barrett on Thursday, Jan. 21 and Saturday, Jan. 23, at Solyoga in Mongoose Junction, Rick Barrett, author of “Taijiquan: Through the Western Gate,” presents a radical vision of the effect of consciousness on human ability. A "Channeled Healing" workshop will be taught by Louise Olivi, M.S.,  on Monday Jan. 11.

Read entire articleJan 12 2010 - 2:20am
Cancer Support VI Presents Lecture on Cooking for Health

Cancer Support VI announces the next free lecture on Wednesday, Dec. 2, at Oceana Restaurant in Frenchtown -- a cooking demonstration that will include a discussion, handouts and recipes using foods found locally that can help with cancer fighting, diabetes and cancer prevention.

Read entire articleNov 24 2009 - 12:37am
Workshops Offered on ‘Tibetan Medicine for the Western World’

In an introductory presentation and two days of workshops, “Tibetan Medicine for the Western World” will be presented by Dr. Barry Clark of New Zealand, who is the only Westerner to have been trained in the Tibetan medical system.

Read entire articleOct 31 2009 - 7:42pm
Cancer Support VI Hosts Lectures on October 7

Cancer Support VI will hold its next free lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 7, featuring naturopath Dr. Kathryn Anderson, ND, and Dr. Petra Ketterl, M.D., a medical oncologist from Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, Okla. 

Read entire articleOct 6 2009 - 4:47pm
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