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St. Thomas Child Injured By Gunfire

 Police on St. Thomas are investigating a non-fatal shooting that injured a 12-year-old boy in Bergs Home about 9:30 p.m.…

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Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 

MOVIES

Coming Thursday: “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” “Sex Tape” and “Hercules (3D)”

The following movies are playing at Market Square East Theaters on St. Thomas.

LOCAL NEWS

St. Thomas 12-Year-Old Injured by Gunfire

Police on St. Thomas are investigating a nonfatal shooting that injured a 12-year-old boy in Bergs Home about 9:30 p.m. Monday. The victim was shot in his left lower leg while walking his…

Crime Stoppers: Help Take a Bite Out of Crime

Continue to help make our community a safer place to live by submitting information on these or any other crimes at Crime Stoppers.

DeJongh Says Dredging Too Critical to Risk Delay

In advance of a special legislative session Wednesday, Gov. John deJongh Jr. asserted any holdup on dredging East Gregerie Channel puts more than a dozen cruise ship calls and millions of dollars at…

Growing Numbers of Business Licenses Being Filed

Licensing and Consumer Affairs' online licensing process is speeding up business license approval and renewals, according to Commissioner Wayne Biggs during budget hearings Tuesday.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

 
 
Retaliation as Lifestyle and Legacy is Futile and Deadly

Re-tal-i-ate: to do something bad to someone who has hurt you or treated you badly : to get revenge against someone. Merriam-Webster on-line edition

SOURCE PICKS

V.I. Next Generation Network CEO Clarifies Misconceptions

V.I. Next Generation Network CEO Lawrence Kupfer dispels public misconceptions about the company while talking to Rotary Sunrise members Tuesday.

V.I. Major Little League Team Loses to Bahamas in Regional Championship

The Bahamas host team from Grand Bahama defeated the Virgin Islands Major Little League squad, 3-2, on Tuesday in…

Education Releases Final 2014-2015 School Calendar

Gov. John P. deJongh Jr. signed the 2014-2015 school calendar on Tuesday, July 22, and it was officially released by…

St. Croix Man Shot, Killed While Driving

 St. Croix resident Eddie Harriett Jr., age 19, died from shots fired while driving a vehicle on the Queen Mary…

V.I. Little League Team Defeats Cayman Islands and Puerto Rico in the Bahamas

The Virgin Islands Major Little League team defeated Cayman Islands on Saturday and Puerto Rico on Sunday in the 2014…

Undercurrents: Board of Education Gets Tough, Gets Results

Collections efforts by the Board of Education are improving big time. More college loan recipients are actually repaying…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Faith Matters: Jehovah's Witnesses Plan Convention on St. Croix

About 1,000 Jehovah's Witnesses will flock to St. Croix this month for a weekend convention beginning July 8 at the Kingdom Hall in Estate Carlton.

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ON ST. JOHN

Not for Profit: Book Sales Will Benefit Animal Care on Islands

Former St. Thomas resident Lynne Hinkey plans good deeds with the sale of her new book, 'Ye Gods! A Tale of Dogs and Demons.' Proceeds from sales this summer will support animal care groups.

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