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V.I. History and Cultural Education Course for Teachers Rescheduled

The V.I. History and Cultural Institute, scheduled to begin this weekend for teachers who need this requirement, has been moved…

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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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The Bookworm: One Impressive Thought-Provoker

This drama isn’t just in the courtroom. Jean Love Cush’s characters are created razor sharp and put in gut-wrenching situations.

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2014-09-01 20:03:46
Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people, you help them. You do a careful job, giving your very best effort. Caring makes the world a safer place.

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2014-09-01 00:36:45
Governor Joins Community in Mourning Death of Angel Corneiro

Governor John P. deJongh Jr. expressed his condolences to the family and friends of the late Angel M. Corneiro, who died suddenly on Aug. 26.

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2014-08-29 23:37:17
News — St. Thomas
Find Polling Places for 2014 Primary Election

Here are the St. Thomas-St. John polling places for the district’s 2014 primary election.

Read entire articleJul 31 2014 - 1:26am
Elections System of the Virgin Islands 2014 Elections Calendar

This is the 2014 Primary and General Election calendar.

Read entire articleMay 8 2014 - 9:25am
Undercurrents: Do Jumbies Haunt Historic Fort Christian?

If it seems like a curse is hovering over Fort Christian, and no one could feel it more deeply than the government officials and private citizens involved in restoration attempts over the last 30 years or so. All well-intentioned, all incomplete.

Read entire articleSep 1 2014 - 8:44pm
Hovensa Gets Second Extension, Sets Meeting to Discuss Sale

The owners of the Hovensa refinery on St. Croix have asked for and received a second extension on the sales process and will hold a meeting with Gov. John deJongh Jr. later in the week to discuss the refinery.

Read entire articleSep 1 2014 - 8:39pm
@Work: Service Tops the Menu at Nibbs Catering

If you’ve attended a government function, an island wedding, or a charitable fundraiser in the past 10 years, chances are good that you’ve 'met' Larry Nibbs. He’s the man behind the scenes at Nibbs Catering.

Read entire articleAug 31 2014 - 11:55pm
Hansen Seeks Pardon to Stay on Ballot

Attorneys representing Hansen have asked Gov. John deJongh Jr. for a pardon, which would allow her to continue as a candidate for the 31st Legislature in the November general election.

Read entire articleAug 31 2014 - 8:33pm
Territory's ADA Coordinator Invited to be a FEMA Trainer

A federal agency has invited Stephanie Barnes, the territory's Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, to become an instructor for the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Office of Disability Integration and Coordination,

Read entire articleAug 30 2014 - 10:13pm
Soccer Association Offers Match Commissioner and Referee Courses

The USVI Soccer Association will host a Match Commissioner Course and a Referee Course at the VI Taxi Association Headquarters in Contant, St. Thomas.

Read entire articleAug 30 2014 - 1:17pm
V.I. History and Cultural Education Course for Teachers Rescheduled

The V.I. History and Cultural Institute, scheduled to begin this weekend for teachers who need this requirement, has been moved to Sept. 17-18 and Sept. 23-25 in both school districts.

Read entire articleAug 29 2014 - 11:16pm
IRB Getting 14 Percent Budget Increase to Help Collect Revenue

Senators are considering a 14 percent increase in IRB's budget and a 4 percent cut to the Department of Agriculture's budget for Fiscal Year 2015.

Read entire articleAug 29 2014 - 10:07pm