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VIPD Commissioner Advises Public on Avoiding Crime During the Holidays

Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. and the Virgin Islands Police Department wish everyone Season’s Greetings and the very best…

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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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The Billy Pulpit: Make Oscar Henry Customs House a Crucian Cultural Shop

Running along Frederiksted's gorgeously renovated waterfront on a recent cruise day, seeing all the cruise passengers, I thought how wonderful it would be if visitors were greeted by something fun, attractive and uniquely Crucian — instead of a boarded-up, semi-abandoned Oscar Henry Customs House.

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2014-12-26 22:11:13
Douglas Edward Sell Dies at 63

Douglas Edward Sell passed away in his peaceful home on St. Thomas in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Dec. 23. He was 63.

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2014-12-26 13:53:10
Kwanzaa Schedule of Events Celebrates Seven Principles

The celebration of Kwanzaa begins Kwanzaa Eve, Dec. 25, and Virgin Islanders can learn how to use the seven principles of Kwanzaa 365 days a year.

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2014-12-25 15:56:00
Lifestyles - Health-Fitness — St. Thomas
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
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