GERS Invites Members to Financial Literacy Workshop

The Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) invites its members to participate in a Financial Literacy Workshop that will be held…

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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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St. Croix, St. Thomas Team Up to Rescue 300-Pound Green Sea Turtle

The Nature Conservancy, U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials and volunteers all worked together over the last month or so to rescue an injured green sea turtle on St. Croix and take her to St. Thomas's Coral World.

2016-10-26 23:14:04
The Bookworm: Following Our Dogs' Noses

Follow your dog into the world of smells. "Being a Dog” is one great book to sniff out.

2016-10-26 23:09:48
UVI Board Approves New B.S. Degree in Physics, Reelects Trustees

The University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees approved a bachelor of science degree program in physics with a concentration in astronomy during its quarterly meeting Saturday.

2016-10-25 22:21:15
Lifestyles — St. Thomas
Week-Long Retreat Offered: Living Divine Love Water Island

Cynthia Zeki, Ph.D., RMT, from Chicago, Illinois, and her colleagues at Spark of the Heart will hold a week-long retreat that will teach participants to live from their hearts.

Read entire articleMar 11 2011 - 4:49pm
Gemstones Healing Class Offered

Cynthia Zeki, Ph.D., RMT, from Chicago, Illinois, will teach a class on how to connect to the therapeutic power of gemstones. She is a reiki master teacher and energy healer who uses gemstones in all her treatments as well as her everyday life. 

Read entire articleMar 11 2011 - 4:46pm
Body, Mind, Spirit Energy Healing Fair Slated for March 12

A Body, Mind, Spirit Energy Healing Fair is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, at Magens Bay.

Read entire articleMar 9 2011 - 1:17pm
June's Views: Traveling to Ag Fest

With the suggestion and encouragement from fellow St. Thomas farmer Al Wade, Jr., I set my sights on attending the St. Croix Ag Fest for the very first time.

Read entire articleFeb 28 2011 - 11:40pm
Health Beat: Heart Health for Women

The number one killer of American women, heart disease strikes down more women than all cancers combined.

Read entire articleFeb 28 2011 - 10:32pm
Baha'is Begin Period of Fasting

The Baha'i community of the Virgin Islands will join their fellow coreligionists around the world in the observance of the annual period of fasting. As is the case with other revealed religions, the Bahá'í Faith sees great value in the practice of fasting as a discipline for the soul.

Read entire articleFeb 24 2011 - 4:22pm
UVI School of Nursing Collaborates to Hold Meetings on Aging Research

The University of the Virgin Islands School of Nursing, Caribbean Exploratory Research Center of Excellence (CERCE) is collaborating with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to host the Directors Regional Meeting on Aging and Health Disparities Research.

Read entire articleFeb 24 2011 - 5:45am
Ministerial Alliance Ends Year with New Leader, New Vision

The St. Thomas Ministerial Alliance held a Christmas dinner and fellowship gathering, which Pastor James Petty of New Visions Ministries called part of a new initiative to improve relationships between church leaders and to mobilize them to take joint actions on issues facing the community.

Read entire articleDec 22 2010 - 1:17am
June's View From The Farm: Rebirth of a Farm (Pt. 3)

The vagaries of farming are many and never ending. While lack of access to water was previously a problem, Otto and Tomas showed us the havoc wrought by excess rains.

Read entire articleDec 14 2010 - 10:24pm
Sts. Peter and Paul Schedules Annual Keys and Sword Award Banquet


Sts. Peter and Paul’s second annual Keys and Sword Award Banquet will be held on Jan. 22 at the ballroom of the Marriott’s Frenchman’s Reef Beach Resort Hotel.


Read entire articleDec 10 2010 - 6:22pm