While the federal government has provided millions of dollars in federal funds and grants to assist American Samoa with items such as improving infrastructure and building the economy, Gov.
The local Department of Education is consolidating the two elementary schools on Ta’u island, in Manu’a, which will give a ratio of four students to one teacher, says DOE director Vaitinasa Dr.
The Comptroller General of the United States will evaluate a forecast of revenues and expenditures of the governments of American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Ric
HAMBURG, Germany — Lions Clubs International Foundation is pledging $7.8 million to Special Olympics, expanding worldwide efforts to support the inclusion and well-being of people with int
A Samoan journalist who was the victim of theft and a personal threat, says she will continue reporting without compromise.Chief Reporter for the Samoa Observer, Sophie Budvietas had her laptop sto
Dates are now confirmed for the ALO PAOPAO SAMOA Festival: a ridiculously fun week of paddling, beach parties, beauty pageants and an awesome all star outdoor Pasifika Celebration concert featuring
Uncertainty still surrounds the whereabouts of the former Northern Marianas Governor Benigno Fitial following the dramatic collapse of his political career earlier this year.Mr Fitial fled the terr
An Auckland-based Samoan Tongan poet has been awarded a Fulbright scholarship to write creatively about cultural diplomacy for three months in Hawaii.Leilani Tamu is this year’s recipient of the 20
OFU VILLAGE, Manu’a Islands — A collective sigh of happiness was heard by Chiefs and Orators of Ofu and Olosega villages in Manu’a during the opening of the government offices in Ofu for t
Three students at the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) departed the Territory this past weekend to attend conferences in Hawaii.