Virgin Islands Newswire (Page 10)

Virgin Islands Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Virgin Islands. (Page 10)

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  1. Renovations complete at Ronald McDonald House in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | WWLP

    ... Children's Hospital. The Ronald McDonald House has been home to Haley Nisbett from St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands since February. Her son, Jameson, will be well enough to go home in June. She is one of more than 12,000 parents provided with ...

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  2. Richard Branson says: 'Hopefully I'm going to be bothering you for 20 years or so'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of America's Pacific Northwest for 36 hours before travelling to his island home of Necker in the British Virgin Islands for a charity event before a week's holiday. He looks, unsurprisingly, somewhat tired. Underneath his trademark white shirt with ...

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  3. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Sells 49,878 Shares of DiamondRock Hospitality CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Daily Political

    ... esorts that contains 9,472 guest rooms located in 17 different markets in North America and the United States Virgin Islands. Its business is to acquire, own, asset manage and renovate hotel properties in the United

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  4. Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (ARCO) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... Colombia, Curacao, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, the United States Virgin Islands of Saint Croix and Saint Thomas, and Venezuela; the North Latin America division (NOLAD), consisting of Costa Rica, Mexico ...

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  5. Enormous Caribbean Waves Before 1492Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Hernando Sun

    ... against coastal hazards, Caribbean tsunami specialists said. The coral boulders were found in the British Virgin Islands at Anegada-a low-lying island named by Columbus in 1493 and located behind a coral reef that faces the Puerto Rico Trench. One ...

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  6. The U.S. Virgin Islands: One Hundred Years Under U.S. RuleRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | WINN FM 98.9

    ST. CROIX - As the Virgin Islands of the United States realized 100 years together, the territory's leaders, along with Washington representatives and the prime minister of Denmark - whose ancestors sold the territory to the U.S. in 1917 for $25 million in gold - on Friday expressed a balance of celebration and commemoration that marked the event, as leaders remembered the atrocities that had befall Virgin Islanders under the heavy hands of their then-Danish masters, while expressing gratitude for the benefits that came along with being under the U.S. flag.

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  7. Secretary Zinke Lauds Virgin Islanders Progress & Delivers President...Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today commended the leaders and people of the U.S. Virgin Islands for a century of progress and commitment to the American family during events on St. Croix and St. Thomas that commemorated the 100th anniversary of the day the islands were formally transferred from Denmark to the United States. The Secretary joined Danish Prime Minister Lars LA kke Rasmussen at the commemoration and Congresswoman Amata Coleman Radewagen, American Samoa's Delegate to the U.S. Congress, also attended as representative of Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan.

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  8. President Donald J. Trump meets with Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke RasmussenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The White House

    ... The meeting was an opportunity to mark the 100th anniversary of Denmark formally ceding the United States Virgin Islands to the United States on March 31, 1917. Although the United States and Denmark did not establish diplomatic relations until ...

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  9. A film gallery to celebrate the Virgin Islandsa 100thRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    One hundred years ago today - March 31, 1917 - the United States formally took possession of the Danish West Indies, after purchasing them from Denmark two months before, and promptly renamed them Since then, the Caribbean islands of St. John, St. Croix and St. Thomas, as well as several other smaller islands, have come to personify paradise on earth for many. Curiously, though, for all their popularity as a vacation, retirement and offshore bank account destination, the U.S. Virgin Islands - not to be confused with the British Virgin Islands - haven't been a location for many movie shoots.

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  10. Inside Barack and Michelle Obama's New World Since Leaving the White...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | E! Online

    ... family was there - there being Richard Branson 's Moskito Island, in the northeast corner of the British Virgin Islands - Obama was the sole face of their otherwise very private trip. Branson later blogged about challenging POTUS 44 to a friendly ...

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  11. Joint Readout of Meeting Between President Donald J. Trump and Danish ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The White House

    ... The meeting was an opportunity to mark the 100th anniversary of Denmark formally ceding the United States Virgin Islands to the United States on March 31, 1917. Although the United States and Denmark did not establish diplomatic relations until ...

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  12. Office Depot Inc (ODP) EVP Stephen R. Calkins Sells 45,434 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Breeze

    ... Retail Division includes retail stores in the United States, including Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands, which offer office supplies, technology products and solutions, business machines and related supplies, facilities products and ...

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  13. On this day -- March 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | North Texas e-News

    ... of the Danish West Indies after paying $25 million to Denmark, and renames the territory the United States Virgin Islands . 1918 A- Massacre of ethnic Azerbaijanis is committed by allied armed groups of Armenian Revolutionary Federation and ...

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  14. Former USVI senator presents arguments for Danish reparations and apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Danish record-keeping and archives, many people of the former Danish West Indies (present-day United States Virgin Islands) are able to trace their ancestry -- with uninterrupted documental evidence -- to persons who were enslaved in the Danish West ...

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  15. BE 7: Young Entrepreneurs Organization Executive Director, Ernest Ruffin, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Black Enterprise

    ... ago. By summer 2017, [the YEO Business Plan Challenges] will be in 14 cities, including in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, with over 300 youth from urban areas across the country and the U.S. Virgin Islands participating. YEO experienced 166% ...

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  16. USVI Cruise Calls To Decline By 11 Percent Through 2018; Stay Over Visitors Up 4.3 PercentRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | WINN FM 98.9

    ST. CROIX - A declining cruise line industry, developments in the airline and stay-over markets, as well as a new slogan for marketing the Virgin Islands were all discussed during Legislature meetings on Tuesday at the Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room in Frederiksted. Department of Tourism Commissioner Beverly Nicholson-Doty, gave testimony to update the activities of the department.

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  17. Stephen R. Calkins Sells 4,532 Shares of Office Depot Inc (ODP) StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... Retail Division includes retail stores in the United States, including Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands, which offer office supplies, technology products and solutions, business machines and related supplies, facilities products and ...

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  18. Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Director Acquires $5,015,563.00 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... It operates approximately 940 Kmart stores across over 50 states, Guam, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. Receive News & Ratings for Sears Holdings Corp Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the ...

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  19. Selected Text from the April 2017 issue (with Google Translate) Choose from over 100 languagesRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Catholic Islander

    Selected Text from the April 2017 issue of The Catholic Islander The Magazine of the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands Most Rev. Herbert Bevard - PUBLISHER Father John Matthew Fewel -EDITOR Sarah Jane von Haack - MANAGING EDITOR Brother James Petrait, OSFS - WEBMASTER Msgr.

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  20. Edward S. Lampert Purchases 525,936 Shares of Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Breeze

    ... It operates approximately 940 Kmart stores across over 50 states, Guam, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. Receive News & Ratings for Sears Holdings Corp Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the ...

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