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Besides a $1,000 donation, Bluesky Communication also presented to LBJ Medical Center’s Pediatric Ward books, chairs and a Christmas tree for the kids’ playroom, during the telecommunication company’s visit and presentation Wednesday morning. Bluesky’s country manager Filifotu Vaai-Tinitali,...
The youth members from the CCCAS Nu’uuli church performing during the final night of the Arts Council’s and Department Of Youth and Women’s Affairs Christmas Concert held at the Pavillion in Fagatogo this past Tuesday evening. [photo: TG]
A peaceful American Samoa joins Christians around the world on Sunday to celebrate Christmas 2016 and local residents are hoping for good weather after two consecutive days of heavy rain that has made driving hazardous in many areas due to road conditions — usually flooding out during heavy rain....
An administration bill, the Keep Samoa Beautiful Act, signed by Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga on Oct. 26, became law effect Dec. 14. The measure, overhauls current litter laws by strengthening, among other things, enforcement authority to include more government departments and agencies. According to...
A look at inmates at the Territorial Correctional Facility performing a Samoan siva as part of the entertainment during yesterday’s annual Christmas visit to the TCF compound by Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga, First Lady Cynthia Malala Moliga, Lt. Gov. Lemanu Peleti Mauga and cabinet members.  [photo: AF]
During his annual visit to the Territorial Correctional Facility, Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga told just over 100 male and female inmates that the government, especially during the holiday season, never forgets them. Lolo began the annual Christmas visit to TCF in his first year in office in 2013....
Businesses owned and operated by Asian people seem to be the latest target in a string of robberies — some which have been reported to police — in the western district, specifically Malaeimi, Tafuna, and Ili’ili. The robberies took place over a span of three weeks, between November 28 and December...
American Samoa’s new multimillion dollar vessel for Manu’a is expected to sail into Honolulu this weekend with a tentative arrival in Pago Pago scheduled for the first week of next month, says Port Administration Director Taimalelagi Dr. Claire Tuia Poumele, who has been in Seattle, Washington for...
Washington, D.C.  — Congresswoman Aumua Amata has nominated eighteen students to one or more of the service academies. Selection was based on the students overall academic record, essay and letters of recommendations from their teachers, church leaders and local community leaders and verification...
Two employees of Paramount Builders recently returned to the territory after sitting — and passing — a certification test for the "ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician- Grade 1" in Hawai’i. Tuali'i Tu'ufa'anatu and Pua Ifopo are two of the eleven local residents, who have attained certification in...
Loata Sipili, who heads LBJ hospital’s diabetes program, is now a certified diabetes educator.  [photo: FS]
LBJ Medical Center’s Loata Sipili has joined the ranks of over 19,280 health care professionals across the nation as a certified diabetes educator — by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE). NCBDE is an independent organization that promotes the interests of diabetes...
Department of Public Safety has begun its annual holiday enforcement program, which includes setting up roadblocks at designated unannounced locations in an effort to reduce drunk driving during the holiday season and to keep peace in the community. The enforcement program, which is also part of a...

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