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Coral Bay Yacht Club Contest Awards 11 Scholarships Totaling $5,000

CBYC received dozens of entries from students of all ages across St. John -- and several from St. Thomas.
Florence Williams Library (File photo)

DPNR to Launch The Story Time Initiative at Public Libraries

Story Time will be held in The Children’s Room at Florence A. Williams and Charles W. Turnbull libraries.

Interior Announces 2018 Support of Junior States of America Program for Territorial Students

The assistant secretary for Insular and International Affairs has announced $400,000 in funding support for the Junior State of America (JSA) program (formerly the Junior Statesmen of America) for students from the U.S. territories.

CFVI Awards $73,000 in Enrichment Grants to Educators

Recognizing great need across educational settings, the enrichment grant opportunity was made available to local schools serving grades Pre-K through 12.

V.I. Children’s Museum to Celebrate International Museum Day, May 18-20

The last few years, International Museum Day has been experiencing its highest involution with almost 30,000 museums that organized activities in more than 120 countries.
Interfernos Carnival Troupe brought more than 100 to thrill the crowd with extravagant costumes. (Gerard Sperry photo)

Carnival Committee Announces March and Parade Winners

V.I. Carnival Committee releases results of the 2018 parade and street activities competitions held April 28, 29.

St. Croix Foundation Awards Over $275,000 in Recovery Grants to Local Nonprofits

Recognizing the critical service gaps that St. Croix nonprofits are filling with scarce philanthropic support and limited local governmental funding, grants were awarded to St. Croix-based nonprofit organizations and charitable initiatives that offer programs and direct services.

Rotary Club of St. Thomas East Plans Cinco de Mayo Chihuahua Races

Open to the public, the races will begin at 6 p.m. with 30 dogs, all under 20 pounds, competing on a short track to win bragging rights and prizes provided by the local business community.

Cancer Support VI to Host Guest Speaker Dr. Petra Ketterl on May 2

Dr. Petra Ketterl, medical oncologist, will discuss "Personalized Medicine in Cancer Treatment and Some Tips for a Healthier Life."

First Large Scale Mangrove Cleanup in Territory Nets 3,000+ Pounds of Debris

The Great Mangrove Cleanup, the first large-scale community cleanup of the St. Thomas East End Reserves, took place April 21. STEER is a marine-protected area on the east end of St. Thomas. Some 126 volunteers gathered to remove debris, large and small, from the area's mangrove shorelines.

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