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Stephenson family donates $5 million for USVI hurricane relief

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ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – Five million dollars has been officially pledged for U.S. Virgin Islands hurricane relief efforts by the Stephenson family, which operates International Capital & Management Company (ICMC) and other businesses in the Territory. Governor Kenneth E. Mapp thanked the family on behalf of the people of the Virgin Islands and Read More

USVI governor discusses recovery with Trump

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US President Donald Trump has assured US Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth Mapp of his continuing support for the territory’s hurricane recovery efforts. Updating reporters at Government House, St Croix, on Tuesday, Governor Mapp described his meeting with the US president, aboard the USS Kearsarge as “very productive,” adding he did not know of “any country Read More

Follow Three State Senators From Puerto Rico And The USVI As They Come To Washington, DC Amidst Hurricane Disaster To Secure Relief And Recovery

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WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Senate Majority Leader Carmelo Rios and Senate Minority Leader Eduardo Bhatia, from Puerto Rico, along with Senator Janette Millin-Young, from the US Virgin Islands, are all members of the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL), which represents the interests of over 400 Latino state legislators from both parties Read More

Celebrating 40 Years of Tire & Auto Repair by Re-branding!

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40 awesome years! What is certain is that you get 10 minutes to eat your birthday cake, then you get back to work, because the competition is getting smarter. TULSA, OKLAHOMA, UNITED STATES, October 5, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — 40 years of Automotive Success You would think I could say it gets easier, but the truth Read More

Business community optimistic about USVI recovery

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ST. THOMAS – Cruise lines are anxious to resume visits to the U.S. Virgin Islands, Governor Kenneth E. Mapp told members of the business community at a meeting on St. Thomas on Tuesday (Sept. 26). The Governor said the cruise ships would like to return to St. Thomas and St. Croix as soon as October Read More

Duncan scores big for USVI

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Former San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan stepped up big time for his native United States Virgin Islands by donating US$250,000 of his own money and donating relief items to people of the territories who are struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Raised more than $2 million The retired NBA player raised more than Read More

International Theatre Awards for Gender Equity – 50/50 Applause Awards

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The International Centre for Women Playwrights celebrate theatres promoting women playwrights in 50% of their Season! NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, September 20, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — The 2017 International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP) 50/50 Applause Awards celebrates gender parity for women playwrights at 58 theatres throughout The United States, Canada, Australia, Germany, United Kingdom, Read More

‘Thankful for their help:’ Fort Bragg soldiers aid in USVI hospital Irma recovery

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ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands — The main hospital in St. Thomas sustained extensive damage from Hurricane Irma. Fort Bragg soldiers are aiding recovery efforts, as the Schneider Regional Medical Center staff and people of the Virgin Islands work to move forward. Tina Comissiong is a 2004 graduate of Duke University and the current CEO Read More

USVI teams win Raymundo “Mundo” Boynes Memorial Softball Tournament

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Steven Leblanc of Griffith Park Massive, slides safely into third bast as the Mobsters’ Sylvester “Bucker” Johnson bobble the ball. By Dean “The Sportsman” Greenaway St. Thomas’ Griffith Park Massive Women’s team and St. Croix’s Los Llacos Men’s team, were crowned champions of the Raymundo “Mundo” Boynes Memorial Softball Tournament held at the E. Walwyn Read More

Rain adds layer of difficulty to medical brigade in USVI

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ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands — Hurricane Irma is gone, but the rain is still falling in St. Thomas, which makes working on the ambulances a bit tougher for Fort Bragg’s 602nd Evacuation Platoon. “It’s the first time I’ve had to do it in the rain,” one soldier said. The soldiers understand, though, making sure Read More