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October 20th, 2014
BVICS’ 2nd Run/Walk for a Cure draws mammoth support again

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – There was a mammoth turnout for the BVI Cancer Society’s (BVICS) second annual Run/Walk for a Cure held on Saturday October 18, 2014.

October 18th, 2014
UMi Paints Funky Friday Pink

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The fashion central of the Virgin Islands, UMi fashion, took it to the maximum when their usual Funky Friday turned into ‘A Pink Walk For Cancer’ yesterday October 17, 2014.

October 17th, 2014
Texas worker quarantined on cruise ship in Belize


A Texas hospital health worker who may have handled Thomas Eric Duncan's fluid samples has been quarantined on a cruise ship in Belize -- another reminder of the widespread fears of the deadly virus.

October 16th, 2014
UPDATE: Ailing Health Minister Skelton back in VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton has returned to Tortola yesterday evening October 15, 2014 after being released a few days ago from a hospital in Florida, USA.

October 16th, 2014
VI ports Ebola watch on – Govt responds to residents’ concerns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Following public outcries which were brought to the fore by this news site calling on the Health Care sectors of the Government of the Virgin Islands (VI) to take proactive measures against the possibility of the dreaded Ebola disease slipping into the Territory, a response was made public yesterday October 15, 2014.

October 15th, 2014
CITCO donates to BVI Cancer Society

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Financial services firm CITCO today October 15, 2014 held an event called ‘Paint CITCO Pink’ to mark Cancer Awareness Month and as part of the event the company made a donation of an undisclosed amount to the BVI Cancer Society.

October 13th, 2014
‘What about Ebola readiness for VI?’ - Residents

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – The Ministry of Health and Social Development continues to come in for severe criticism as residents in some sections of the Territory expressed their opinion to say that the Administration continues to be reactive as opposed to pro-active.

October 11th, 2014
CIL donates to BVI Cancer Society

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – In response to being nominated to wear pink and donate to the cause of cancer awareness Caribbean Insurers Limited (CIL)’s staff yesterday October 10, 2014 came out donned in pink as they stepped up to the cause.

October 9th, 2014
CIBC FirstCaribbean 3rd Annual Dawn Walk for the Cure and Clinical Breast Screening Raises Awareness & Funds for the VI Cancer Society

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The third annual CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure kicked off in Tortola before sunrise on Saturday, October 4.

October 8th, 2014
UPDATE: ‘Quick action saved truck driver @ ports project’ – Matthew D. Trousdell

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Health, Safety, and Environmental Manager for the IDL-Meridian project Mr. Matthew D. Trousdell said that the onsite crew acted quickly to get Calvin ‘Duck’ Smith out of the truck he had been driving which had overturned into the water on Monday October 6, 2014.

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