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Early Childhood Conference Focuses on “It Takes a Village”

The focus of the 16th annual Best Beginnings Early Childhood Conference will be on preparing children for kindergarten through community…

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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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V.I. Agencies Prepping For Ebola But Risk Is Slight, Officials Tell Senate

V.I. Health, hospital and emergency management officials are coordinating, training and preparing for the nightmare scenario of an Ebola outbreak in the territory, but agency officials told senators Wednesday an outbreak is unlikely and there is no cause for alarm.

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2014-10-29 19:16:07
Source Manager’s Journal: Building a Better Future

In the view of this outsider, there are two problem areas in which a focused, long-term effort can make a big – and permanent – difference in the quality of life in the Virgin Islands.

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2014-10-28 23:41:57
Griffith Presents $10M Plan of Correction

Juan Luis Hospital CEO Kendall Griffith presented a $10.3 million plan of correction Monday to the Territorial Board, a plan to get the embattled hospital up to the standards of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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2014-10-28 23:12:50
Real estate — St. John
'Cinnamon Day Dreams' Sits Amidst the Bay Trees

Providing serenity and surrounded by lush parklands with lovely BVI and north shore views, this gated two bedroom two and one half bath home "Cinnamon Day Dreams" sits amidst the fragrant bay trees of Catherineberg on over an acre. Hand-crafted mahogany kitchen with granite countertops,18ft.native stonewall, mahogany accents and arched openings create an atmosphere reminiscent of the "old Danish" times. Heated pool with swim jet and spa, electric shutters, and 12.5KW generator are among the amenities. Owner/Broker offered at $2,750,000.
Visit the Web site at www.stjohnusvirealestate.com. Or call the office for details at 340-776-6862.

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