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Roselyn Marie Lewis Hall Dies at 69

Roselyn Marie Lewis Hall, also known as "Rosie," of Estate Grove Place died on Jan. 24. She was 69 years old.

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CBCC Continues Efforts to Reduce Stormwater Sediment Reaching Coral Bay Using New Grant Funds

The Coral Bay Community Council (CBCC) has announced the receipt of a $67,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) Coral Reef Conservation Fund and its funding partner, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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Next Generation Scholars Program Begins Application Process

An initiative of the Community Foundation (CFVI) of the Virgin Islands and funded by the Lana Vento Fund for the Virgin Islands, the Next Generation Scholars Program (NGSP) provides first generation college-bound students enrolled in one of the public schools on St. Thomas with the

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V.I. Literary Festival and Book Fair Scheduled for March 26-29

The inaugural Virgin Islands Literary Festival and Book Fair (VI Lit Fest) will be held from March 26 through 29, with a number of events highlighting literacy, local authors and world literature. Several authors will be featured, including famed Caribbean author Jamaica Kincaid; a

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UVI Writing Center Earns National Certification

The University of the Virgin Islands’ Center for Student Success Writing Center has been awarded certification by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA). The CRLA provides national guidelines for the training and certification of tutors, tutoring services and stu

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UVI Bulletin Board for February

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

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Energy Office Gives Youngsters Environmental Lessons

The Virgin Islands Energy Office (VIEO) is participating in a St. Croix Environmental Association program geared to reach all the second and fourth graders on St. Croix with lessons about the environment.

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Ernst Joachim Foerster Dies at 91

Ernst Joachim Foerster was born on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 1924, in Annaberg (Erzgebirge), Lower Saxony, Germany. He died on Jan. 26 in Christiansted, St. Croix,

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Fort Christianvaern Gets Major Repairs to Second Floor

Christiansted National Historic Site has started major renovations during the week of Jan. 20th on the second floor gallery of Fort Christiansvaern. The repairs include the complete documentation and replacement of the exterior second floor gallery, and improvement of the internal

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Lighthouse Mission Readies for 3rd Annual Charity Event, Auction

“Hearts for the Homeless – Care for the Kids” generates critical capital for operating needs and facility upgrades at the Lighthouse Mission.

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