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Community gears up for CNMI Women’s Month

(Press Release) — CNMI Women’s Month is quickly approaching and the CNMI Women’s Association and its partners are gearing up for a month-long series of activities.

Mariana Islands on display at Chamorro Festival

SAN DIEGO, California (Press Release) — Chamorro Hands in Education Links Unity or CHE’LU, the San Diego-based non-profit focused on preserving the Pacific Island culture of the Chamorros, will be celebrating its 8th Annual Chamorro Cultural Festival on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at California State University-San Marcos.

Cancer group elects officers

(Press Release) — The Commonwealth Cancer Association is pleased to announce the election of its newest member to the CCA board of directors, Nora R. Sablan, Alicia D.L.G. Guerrero and Cesar Dumatol.   CCA also re-elected Roman “Bo” T. Palacios and Maria “Malua” T. Peter for a two-year term.

Latte Training Academy adds information technology and bookkeeping certifications to its training suite

(Press Release) — Latte Training Academy Inc. has added information technology or IT and bookkeeping courses to its suite of trainings.

Ways & Means panel sets sights on workforce training and war on drugs

(Press Release) — The House Committee on Ways and Means is zooming in on two critical priorities this legislative term, namely, to enhance the efforts to build local workforce capacity and to beef up the government’s ability to combat drug abuse in the Commonwealth.

First responders undergo hazmat emergency training

BRIAN Heinz, director of a chemical safety training firm based in California, is conducting a six-day hazardous materials emergency responder training that started on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

IT&E is this year’s Tinian Pika Festival major sponsor

(Press Release) — Serving as the exclusive sponsor of the 2017 Tinian Pika Festival under the Marianas Visitors Authority, IT&E provided numerous promotional items at their spin-wheel booth this past weekend.

SIS holds induction ceremony for honor societies

(Press Release) — Saipan International School held its National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society induction ceremony on Feb. 22, 2017, in Charlie’s Cabaret at PIC. The National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society are the nation’s premier organizations established to recognize outstanding high school and middle level students.