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Renovations planned for UAS Ketchikan ma...

Renovations planned for UAS Ketchikan maritime facilities

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) – Construction is expected to start later this year on a nearly $6 million overhaul of University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan’s Regional Maritime and Career Center. The Ketchikan Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/2nTI0bB) that Wendy Miles Horn, with the... Read More »

Irfan Fandi fits role of Singapore natio...

Irfan Fandi fits role of Singapore national defender – Sundramoorthy

By ESPN staff Dez Corkhill and John Wilkinson preview Singapore’s upcoming matches against Afghanistan and Bahrain. Singapore coach Varadaraju Sundramoorthy reveals his hopes for the team in 2017 and beyond. He was once touted as a striker of the future, but teenager Irfan Fandi could... Read More »

Can you tally up world progress?

Can you tally up world progress?

When the cold war ended a quarter century ago, and with it the division of the world into two “camps,” the United Nations decided to start measuring the progress of humanity as a whole. The hope behind such alternative indicators is that an attempt to measure something might help... Read More »

Trinis Are The Happiest Islanders In The...

Trinis Are The Happiest Islanders In The Caribbean, Says UN Report

By Caribbean360 The post Trinis Are The Happiest Islanders In The Caribbean, Says UN Report appeared first on Caribbean360. Source: Trinis Are The Happiest Islanders In The Caribbean, Says UN... Read More »

Eurovision 2017: Ukraine bars Russian si...

Eurovision 2017: Ukraine bars Russian singer Samoilova from contest

The European Broadcasting Union, which founded Eurovision, says it is “deeply disappointed”. Source: Eurovision 2017: Ukraine bars Russian singer Samoilova from... Read More »

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Chicago planetarium hosts event based on ‘Hidden Figures...

CHICAGO (AP) – A Chicago museum and planetarium are teaming up to host three days of events inspired by the stories portrayed in the Oscar-nominated movie “Hidden Figures.” The... Read More »

US TV host Tomi Lahren ‘suspended over pro-c...

Tomi Lahren told the government to “stay out of my guns, and you can stay out of my body as well”. Source: US TV host Tomi Lahren... Read More »

Silver tells NBA team owners to take note of rest issue

By TIM REYNOLDS MIAMI (AP) – NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the league’s board of governors Monday, calling the way teams are... Read More »

Saving Syria’s heritage: Archaeologists discover ...

Archaeologists begin work on an innovative solution which enables them to trace precious artefacts. Source: Saving Syria’s heritage: Archaeologists... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Cher MGM National Harbor more show than...

By Eric Althoff “What’s your grandmother doing tonight?” With that, Cher, now 70, launched into the heart of her show at The Theater at... Read More »

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Jamaican Singer Jack Radics Kicking Off His 2017 Tour

Jamaican Singer Jack Radics Kicking Off His 2017 ‘Watershed...

ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2017 / PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Platinum selling Jamaican recording artist Jack Radics will take his Watershed Tour to South Florida for four performances only... Read More »

2016 Carnival in Antigua, the Flow Party Monarch

PROOF by Claudetter “CP Peters | Flow 2016 P...

Contestant:  Claudetter "CP Peters One of the most exciting events of the 2016 Carnival in Antigua, the Flow Party Monarch was held at... Read More »

Smooth Sailing by Menace | Flow 2016 Party Monarch

2016 Carnival in Antigua, the Flow Party Monarch

Contestant: Menace  One of the most exciting events of the 2016 Carnival in Antigua, the Flow Party Monarch was held at the Antigua Recreation... Read More »

Can’t Explain by Tian Winter | Flow 2016 Party Mo...

Contestant: Tian Winter  One of the most exciting events of the 2016 Carnival in Antigua, the Flow Party Monarch was held at the Antigua Recreation... Read More »

Love Jones – The Musical

LOVE JONES - THE MUSICAL

A Stage Adaptation of One of the Greatest Urban Films of All Time Starring: Musiq Soulchild, Chrisette Michele, Marsha Ambrosius, MC Lyte, Dave Hollister... Read More »

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GOVERNOR MAPP’S 2017 STATE OF THE TERRITORY ADDRESS

LIVE STREAMING  –  JANUARY 30, 2017 32nd Legislature of the US Virgin Islands Governor Mapp to deliver the State of the Territory Address,tonight at January 30, 2017,... Read More »

Why Organ Donation Is Important and What Kind of O...

Our body is made up of many organs that perform very specific functions. These organs are systems of cells and tissues that are assigned specific... Read More »

Dealing With People Who Intimidate During A Negotiation

When was the last time that you met a bully? I'd be willing that there is a good chance that you were in a negotiation when this happened. For some odd... Read More »

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"Culture to the Extreme - V.I. Carnival 2015. WSTA CARNIVAL ADVERTISING PACKAGES

BROADCAST SCHEDULE June 27, 2015 through July 3, 2015 10p-2a, PACIFIC, Monday-Friday   Monday, June 29, 2015 LIVE with George... Read More »

BLENDED FAMILIES AND ESTATE PLANNING ISSUES

Estate Planning

Societal changes over the past 50 years have resulted in dramatically different definitions of family.  The average marriage now lasts only 7 years; 50%... Read More »

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Richard Doumeng and Colleagues Recognized at Tommy Star Awards an...

  Managing Director of Bolongo Bay Beach Resort Richard Doumeng and eight exceptional individuals employed in the tourism industry were honored Nov. 5 at the U.S. Virgin Islands Hotel and... Read More »

Inner Balance Colon & Hydrotherapy Center

Inner Balance Colon & Hydrotherapy Center

Greetings All and Happy New Year! Inner Balance will be open for service on the weekend, Friday Feb 17th-Monday Feb 20th, if you would like to... Read More »

Become a Sponsor of USVI Horse Races

Become a Sponsor of USVI Horse Races

THEY’RE OFF & RUNNING Dear Horse Race Sponsor:   PEO Productions presents Live Radio and Video Streaming of Virgin Islands... Read More »

THE ORIGINS OF J’OUVERT

J'ouvert is a large street party during Carnival in the eastern Caribbean region. J'ouvert is a contraction of... Read More »

Passing of Andre Romanus Ottley

Andre Ottley

We announce the passing of Andre Romanus Ottley who died on November 3, 2014. Andre is survived by his: Children:  Anthony Ottley... Read More »

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Failure Can Be Comfortable

Columnists and convention speakers like to tell us about radio's dysfunction. They're not entirely wrong of course. Before we can improve anything we first need to isolate the shortfall,... Read More »

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TOP 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

Resolution: the act or process of resolving: as a: the act of analyzing a complex notion into simpler ones, b: the act of answering: solving, and... Read More »

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Dr. The Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE 2016 BVI Emancipation Festival

2016 BVI Emancipation Festival

PRESS RELEASE | 29 JULY 2016 – 3:27PM Dr. The Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE 2016 BVI Emancipation Festival 29th July, 2016   Ladies and... Read More »

Anita Antoinette Named Musical Ambassador for Celebration of June National Caribbean American Heritage Month 2016

Anita Antoinette Named Musical Ambassador for Cele...

The Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS), the nation’s leading Caribbean American advocacy and development organization, is pleased to... Read More »

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British Airways’ Parent Company Takes Flying to New Level – And o...

By Caribbean360 The post British Airways’ Parent Company Takes Flying to New Level – And one Caribbean Destination Will Benefit appeared first on Caribbean360. Source: British... Read More »

St Lucia Government and Opposition At Odds Over Co...

By Caribbean360 The post St Lucia Government and Opposition At Odds Over Controversial Development appeared first on Caribbean360. Source: St... Read More »

Trinidad PM Vows To Bring Back Hangings After Missing P...

By Caribbean360 The post Trinidad PM Vows To Bring Back Hangings After Missing Policewoman Becomes Latest Murder Victim appeared first on... Read More »

St Lucian-born Nobel Laureate Sir Derek Walcott Dies

By Caribbean360 The post St Lucian-born Nobel Laureate Sir Derek Walcott Dies appeared first on Caribbean360. Source: St Lucian-born Nobel Laureate Sir... Read More »

UWI Research Days Targets Regularising ECG Tests for St...

UWI Research Days Targets Regularising ECG Tests for Student-Athletes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KINGSTON, Jamaica: In light of recent cardiac mishaps with young Jamaican student-athletes, the University of the West Indies... Read More »

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Singapore’s Khairul Nizam vows to mend ‘lazy’ w...

By ESPN staff Dez Corkhill and John Wilkinson preview Singapore’s upcoming matches against Afghanistan and Bahrain. Home United forward Khairul Nizam admits that he was once lazy and... Read More »

Bastian Schweinsteiger set to join Chicago Fire fr...

By ESPN staff Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to be the latest big name to join Major League Soccer. World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger has... Read More »

Roma in good shape, despite UEL exit

After another disappointing European exit, Gab Marcotti examines the current state of Roma. Source: Roma in good shape, despite UEL... Read More »

Orlando City 2-1 Philadelphia: Via MLS

A Cyle Larin brace gave Orlando City their second-straight win to start the 2017 season, edging a stingy Union side. Source: Orlando City 2-1 Philadelphia:... Read More »

‘BBC’ should be back as Real Madrid navigat...

By Ed Alvarez Here’s what you need to know for this weekend’s La Liga action, as the race between Real Madrid and Barcelona heats up. With no... Read More »

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It's not just Norway – some developing countries are s...

The World Happiness Report, an index that rates nations based on factors such as income and life expectancy, released its 2017 list Monday at the United Nations. The list doesn’t contain any... Read More »

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for Church's &#...

Pope Francis issued an apology to Rwanda on Monday for the “sins and failings of the Church” during the nation’s 1994 genocide,... Read More »

In conflicts, faith leaders must often stay above

If faith leaders take sides in a conflict, do they give up any possible role as a trusted mediator? The North African country, which had a budding democracy... Read More »

Trump's budget cuts dampen 50th anniversary of pub...

Nearly 50 years ago, President Lyndon Johnson signed the “Public Broadcasting Act of 1967” into law, hoping it could encourage more diverse... Read More »

How is Japan readying itself against an unpredictable N...

Residents of Japan’s northwestern city of Ogo performed a civilian evacuation drill on Friday, the country’s first, in preparation for a scenario... Read More »

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Dame Vera Lynn: The Forces’ Sweetheart turns 100

As Dame Vera Lynn turns 100, BBC News looks back at the life of the Forces’ Sweetheart. Source: Dame Vera Lynn: The Forces’ Sweetheart turns... Read More »

Big-budget TV dramas

One of the UK’s top film producers says cinema is being “squeezed” by big-budget TV dramas like The Crown. Source: Big-budget TV... Read More »

Lindberg, Raanta lead Rangers past Wild 3-2

By PATRICK DONNELLY ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The New York Rangers are having trouble winning at home this season. They sure haven’t had a problem leaving their troubles behind... Read More »

Renovation of historic Galesburg theater gets rave reviews

GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) – The renovation of a more than 100-year-old theater in western Illinois is getting rave reviews. The Register-Mail reports (http://bit.ly/2mAgjTw ) improvements... Read More »

The sequels that should never have been made

From Jaws to Sex and the City, the films which really didn’t need a second instalment. Source: The sequels that should never have been... Read More »