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Ribbons for a Cure Inc. Applications Available for Scholarship Award for Cancer Survivors

Ribbons for a Cure Inc. announces its annual scholarship award for cancer survivors or students of parents who have had or currently have cancer.

Teachers Union to Celebrate New Office; AFT Plans Ribbon-Cutting, Open House

The St. Thomas-St. John Federation of Teachers Local 1825 will officially open its new office on Tuesday, April 20.

Valina Maynard Dies at 93

Valina Maynard, also known as “Miss Tiny” or “Mums,” who last resided in Brunswick, Ga., and formerly lived in New Works, St. Croix, died on April 7.

Carmen Ramos Ayala Dies in Texas

Carmen Ramos Ayala, better known as “Ping,” “Carmin” or “Pindok.” died on March 21 in Houston, Texas.

Four to Vie for 2021-2022 Miss UVI Ambassadorial Title

The UVI Student Government Association invites the public to the 41st annual Miss UVI Ambassadorial Competition at 6 p.m., Saturday, April 24.

Beach Advisory for April 12-16

DPNR performed water quality analysis at 27 designated beaches throughout the territory during the week of April 12 – April 16, 2021. The following beaches meet water quality standards and are considered safe for swimming and fishing:

Deron Dixon Dies at 35

Deron Dixon of Estate Little Princesse, died on April 3.

Sargassum: Brown Tide Threatens the Caribbean

A decade after the first sargassum blooms were spotted in the South Atlantic, these massive brown mats of macro-algae represent one of the largest ecological threats to the Caribbean.

Moot Court Competition Names Winners

The recordings of both days of the competition are available on the “Media Services” page of the vicourts website under the link “Video Archive.”

Christine Agatha Christian-Gilmore Dies at 95

Christine Agatha Christian-Gilmore, our matriarch, died on Easter Sunday morning, April 4.