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St. Croix's Digby Stridiron Among Three Chefs Chosen by Nissan in Highlight of Hispanic Month Celebration

Ernice Gilbert | September 22, 2022

When the globally recognized automotive brand, Nissan decided to celebrate and recognize Hispanic Heritage Month in its new Nissan Flavor Garage series, it turned to one of St. Croix's very own, chef Digby Stridiron to serve up unique culinary offerings. The company chose Mr. Stridiron and two other chefs to show that with "creativity, collaboration, community and passion, you can create new flavors and open new culinary paths." The series, which received a launch complete with a short video posted on Nissan's YouTube channel on Sept. 15 (video is embedded below), is part of Nissan's Hispanic Heritage Month celebration that "recognizes the history, culture and influence of Hispanic Americans," the company said. The two other chefs recognized are Mercedes Rojas and Jonathan Perez.  Regarding Mr. Stridiron, Nissan said, "Afro-Caribbean chef,…

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Staff Consortium | September 14, 2022

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Staff Consortium | May 08, 2022

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Staff Consortium | December 06, 2021

The V.I. Water and Power Authority on Dec. 2 successfully closed on a $35 Million financing funded by…

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New, Tropical, and Bright: Brunch at Caroline's

Kia Griffith | February 03, 2021

Today marks opening day for what assistant director of food and beverage Ashlyn Dumas called a bright, tropical, and inviting new breakfast and brunch spot—Caroline’s St. Croix. Caroline’s is c...