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Governor, lt. governor and Tinian mayor hold joint cabinet meeting

TINIAN (Press Release) — On April 28, 2016, Gov. Ralph D.L.G. Torres and Lt. Gov. Victor B. Hocog together with Tinian Mayor Joey P. San Nicolas held a joint cabinet meeting at the Tinian mayor’s office.

Gordon Marciano: A Chamorro and Carolinian cultural icon

FOR many years now, Gordon Marciano has been rebuilding cultural tools and promoting a healthy environment. He is appreciated by many for his contributions to the local community. In turn, Gordon says he extends his utmost appreciation to other individuals who have also worked through the years for the preservation of Chamorro and Carolinian culture.

Bank of Guam is Green Gala title sponsor

(MINA) — Showing its support once again for conserving the islands’ natural resources, Bank of Guam recently donated $3,000 to the Micronesia Islands Nature Alliance or MINA. The donation was made as part of MINA’s annual fundraising event, the Green Gala, which will be held on Friday, May 27, 2016.

Week of the Young Child/Early Childhood Month ends with Information Fair

SOME 600 adults and children attended the Week of the Young Child/Early Childhood Month’s Information Fair at Joeten-Kiyu Public Library on Saturday.

Sophia Chu Wigsten is Businesswoman of the Year

TUMON, Guam (Press Release) — Sophia Chu Wigsten, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Guam, was presented the Maga’håga award and named the 2016 First Hawaiian Bank and Guam Business Magazine Businesswoman of the Year at the 11th Annual Businesswoman of the Year Gala on April 30 at the Hyatt Regency Guam.

Maternal Child Health Bureau will open wellness center in Chalan Kanoa

THE new Maternal Child Health Bureau administrator, Ta An Kabua, says a family-wellness center will open in Chalan Kanoa by mid-July this year.

BIG cleans up Tinian beach pavilion

SAN JOSE, Tinian (Press Release) — Corporate Social Responsibility, often abbreviated “CSR” is a corporation’s initiatives to assess and take responsibility for the company’s effects on environmental and social wellbeing. The Bridge Investment Group kicked off its first CSR on April 23, 2016.

Humanities Council may hold Paul Jacoulet exhibit on Saipan

A PAUL Jacoulet exhibit on Saipan is in the works, according to Scott Russell, executive director of the Northern Marianas Council for the Humanities. “Details will soon be forthcoming if we are indeed going to do the project. We are looking at the CNMI Museum as a possible venue,” he added.