Five programs of the USVI Department of Health (DOH) held three outreach events, two on the island of St. Croix and one on St. Thomas, yesterday.
The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) recently announced the appointment of the following seven new commissioners, which includes Principal of St. Croix Central High School Janasee Sinclair.
When the V.I. Department of Human Services (DHS) recently developed and submitted its grant application for Title IV-E approval, federal officials commended it for the efficient manner in which the application was processed.
The Office of Grants Management Division of Mandatory Grants in Washington, D.C. has informed the V.I. Department of Human Services (DHS) will be receiving $2,731,220 for the Children and Families Program.
The V.I. Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) reports that its wastewater treatment plants are being impacted by the illegal dumping of wastewater at manholes in the territory.
The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) will temporarily close the commuter parking lot at the Urman V. Fredericks Marine Terminal in Red Hook to begin construction of a two-level parking garage.
Head Start hosted its 9th Annual Father and Child Activity Day on Friday, Oct. 21, at the Head Start Sugar Estate Complex on St. Thomas in conjunction with Department of Human Services Office of Childcare
The public is invited to a town hall meeting about the U.S. Virgin Islands Bureau of Corrections and the local justice system in the St. Thomas and St. Croix Districts and the local justice system. The town hall will begin after the National Institute of Corrections finishes its presentation of a jail and justice system assessment.
The Virgin Islands Port Authority Board (VIPA) of Governors approved a non-cash policy effective Nov. 1 for the authority’s marine division at its Sept. 22 board meeting. Cash will no longer be accepted at VIPA’s seaports.
The Department of Human Services’ State Pharmaceutical Assistance Program (PAP) primarily assists seniors by paying for their prescription drugs. The department has partnered with ScriptGuideRX Inc. to reduce the cost of providing affordable prescription coverage for beneficiaries of PAP.