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AT&T PR/USVI Donates to Salvation Army to Help At-Risk Youth

AT&T of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands has donated $65,000 to The Salvation Army St. Thomas Corps to fund a number of St. Thomas after-school programs that target underprivileged children and at-risk youth.

Alaskan Architecture/Engineering Club Helps Renovate VIMSIA

From sub-zero temperatures to extreme heat, the members of the Architecture and Engineering Club (AE) from the University of Alaska Anchorage are making a serious heroic impact at VI Montessori School & Peter Gruber International Academy by renovating various communal grounds while getting hands-on experience with the materials they are studying.

UVI Bulletin Board for September

Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.

Milliner-Bowsky Elementary Schedules Orientations for New School Year

The Yvonne E. Milliner-Bowsky Elementary School has announced its mandatory orientation schedule for all students in grades K – 6 to be held at the school.

VIMSIA Marks Its 55th Opening Day

“This will be our best year yet,” said Head of School Michael Bornn, adding that the theme for the year is derived from the Greek word “meraki,” which means to do something with love, soul and creativity -- to leave a piece of yourself in your work and to leave something behind.
Limetree Bay Terminals CEO Darius Sweet testifies to the Legislature July 25. (V.I. Legislature image)

Limetree Bay Terminals Awards Scholarships to 20 Graduates

Limetree has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year.

Department of Interior Funds to Aid U.S.V.I. in Combating Invasive Species

U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) -- $43,557 to develop a website and outreach plan to create awareness about invasive species and their impacts in the territory.
Coral reef on the west end of St. Croix

Interior Provides $1.3 Million in Funding to Protect Coral Reefs in Insular Areas

Insular and International Affairs has approved $1,345,256 in fiscal year 2018 grant funding under the Coral Reef and Natural Resources initiative to the U.S. territories and the freely associated states.
Michelle Greene

Michelle Greene Dies as Friends Rally to Her Cause

Crucian-born actress and athlete Michelle Greene died Aug. 11, succumbing to congestive heart failure even as friends, family and the St Croix community worked to help her overcome her illness.

WCSC Radio Drama on Child Sexual Abuse to Begin: ‘Silence Speaks, Secrets Revealed’

The Women’s Coalition of St. Croix’s (WCSC) new 26-episode radio serial and talk shows will premiere on 95.1 – Isle 95, Tuesday, Sept. 4.

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