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Charlotte Amalie
Friday, November 26, 2021

Local government

Gretchen C. F. Shappert, United States Attorney for the USVI (File photo)

U.S. Department of Justice Gives $400,000 Grant to VI for Sex Offender Program

The Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act initiatives requires convicted sex offenders to register in the states in which they live, work or attend school.

Energy Office Notifies Businesses of Required Applications for Rebate Program

The V.I. Energy Office will only accept and process rebate applications from local businesses that provide a copy of their current business license, IRS W 9 form and products list.

This Week’s Senate Calendar: Oct. 25-29, 2021

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

Territorial Nurses Renewal Applications Due by Oct. 31

All packets must be received by Dec. 10 to ensure license approval and issuance by Jan. 1, 2022.

Contacts Given for Information on Social Security or Medicare

Individuals can do much of their Medicare business with Social Security online. They could find relevant information at www.socialsecurity.gov or call the local field office.

Superior Court Appoints Joseph T. Gasper Esq. Staff Master

Gasper ascends to the position of staff master after more than 10 years of service in the Virgin Islands Judiciary,

VIPA Rolls Out New Online Procurement System

Current vendors doing business with VIPA are encouraged to register using the new system to receive e-mail communications when bid events are issued for goods or services.

Commissioner Calvert White to Host ‘Inside the Cabinet’ Oct. 20

Commissioner White will discuss the Paul E. Joseph Stadium project and the Vincent Mason Pool project on St. Croix, Lionel Roberts Stadium on St. Thomas, the RBI Little League program in the territory and other issues relevant to the department.

Human Services Issues Summer Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfers (P-EBT)

P-EBT is an additional benefit that basically provides food assistance via a card that can be used in participating grocery stores and convenience stores for food items.

34th Legislature of the Virgin Islands Senate Calendar Oct. 18-22

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.