The V.I. Carnival Committee’s (VICC) Children’s Activities Sub-Committee invites elementary school students across the territory to participate in the Carnival 2017 T-shirt Design Contest.
The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:
The University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees will reconvene a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 31, in the Administration and Conference Center on the St. Thomas Campus.
Mario Benjamin of Cruz Bay, St. John, died on Jan. 14, at his residence at the age of 79.
The Department of Human Services is asking for your help to try to find out the number of homeless people in the territory. Its annual Homeless Point-In-Time survey is this Friday, Jan.27, from 6 a.m.m to 12 midnight.
The following are the dates for registering children for Head Start, Day Care Centers and Kindergarten for the School Year of 2017-2018.
The Caribbean Writer has announced the prize winners for its Volume 30 anniversary edition. The winners in the various categories are:
La Roche College has announced that 10 students from the U.S. Virgin Islands were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester. A total of 358 students were named to the list.
The Danish National Archives and the Solar Foundation are sponsoring a Centennial Lecture Series on St. Croix and St. Thomas, by seven researchers from the U.S.A., Denmark and the U.S. Virgin Islands, who will participate in a transatlantic lecture series about their shared history.
Friends of Virgin Islands National Park (Friends) today announced a donation of $1.275 million by St. John resident and conservationist Jon Stryker to fund the purchase of an 11.8-acre property that will be donated to the Virgin Islands National Park.