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DOL Receives $1.4 Million in Unemployment Integrity Funds

The U.S. Department of Labor has given $1.4 million to the unemployment insurance program for integrity, performance and system improvement…

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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 Bookworm: Cosby's Life and Times

Reading “Cosby: His Life and Times” is kind of like visiting your childhood on paper. Who among us hasn’t felt like we’ve always known Fat Albert and the Huxtable family?

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2014-09-17 18:57:00
Live Broadcast of Debate on “Danish Apology and Reparations” Set for Sept. 18

The University of the Virgin Islands, Roskilde University of Denmark and the African-Caribbean Reparations and Resettlement Alliance (ACRRA) will hold a live debate on “Danish Apology and Reparations.” It will take place from 8-11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, at the University of the Virgin Islands -- St. Croix Campus and St. Thomas Camps.

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2014-09-16 22:53:12
Undercurrents: It Can’t Get More Basic than Literacy

Years ago the territory offered remedial programs aimed at correcting illiteracy. Today the emphasis is on prevention.

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2014-09-15 23:52:49
Lifestyles - Health-Fitness — St. Thomas
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
Free Workshops on Spring Healing Focus on Eating Lifestyles

Love Livin, Strength to Strength and KWANZAA365 will hold two free Spring Healing workshops at two venues. Learn how changing your eating lifestyle can change your life.

Read entire articleMar 4 2009 - 10:38am
Seminar for Healthcare Professionals Slated for February 26

Health care professionals will be able to learn more about how they can help prevent the recurrence of poor pregnancy outcomes.

Read entire articleFeb 24 2009 - 4:13am
Cancer Support V.I. Presents Nutritionist Sandra Day

Cancer Support VI will have its next free presentation, which will feature Sandra Day, RD, LD CNSD, director of nutrition at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Phoenix, Arizona, on March 4.

Read entire articleFeb 18 2009 - 2:41pm