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Charlotte Amalie
Saturday, December 5, 2020

Food

Department of Health Temporarily Changes Health Card Schedule

The Virgin Islands Department of Health has implemented new temporary hours of operation for processing of food handler/health cards.
Families and friends gather at the Festival Village's booths for the kind of food you can only get at festival. (From Crucian Christmas Festival's Facebook page)

Special Event Health Permits Needed for All Food Sale Events

All persons working at an event who will be handling and serving food, beverages or food service items must have a current Food Handlers Health Card.

DOE Makes Changes to ‘No V.I. Child Goes Hungry’ Schedule

Breakfast and lunch may be picked up by public and non-public students at all distribution sites beginning at 9 a.m., Mondays through Fridays, until supplies last.
Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett

Federal Government Grants UVI Over $170,000

Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett (USVI), released the following statement regarding a $170,964.00 grant for the University of the Virgin Islands.

MBW Cafe and Bakery Launches ‘Pay it Forward’ Program to Help Those in Need

With the new "Pay it Forward" program, MBW supporters will be able to purchase meal vouchers that are valid for one meal from MBW Cafe and Bakery.

World Central Kitchen Awards ‘Plow to Plate’ Grants to Support V.I. Farming, Fishing

In the long-term, Plow to Plate aims to decrease the high rate of food imports into the USVI by supporting local food production.

Agriculture Updates Response to COVID-19, Gives Alternatives to Farmers’ Markets

USVI Department of Agriculture In response to evolving concerns to mitigate the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19), the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture...

Cooking in the Time of Corona – Simple White Bean Soup With Spinach

This is the first in a series on cooking healthy meals at home during while home sheltering during the novel Coronavirus outbreak. With restaurants shut...

Environmental Health to Host Town Halls, Begin to Offer ServSafe Courses

Government of the United States Virgin Islands Department of Health The Virgin Islands Department of Health, Division of Environmental Health (DEH) will host a series...

Talented Chefs, Bartenders Needed for Award-Winning USVI Culinary Team

The USVI Hotel & Tourism Association is seeking talented and creative individuals to join the award-winning USVI Culinary Team. Open team positions include two...