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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

VIEDA, EDC Schedule Governing Board Decision Meeting for Nov. 24

The V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA), along with its subsidiary the Economic Development Commission (EDC), will hold a Governing Board…

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Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. discusses the Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, homicide of Keithroy Caines at Oswald Harris Housing Court.

 

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MOVIES

Now Playing: “The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay – Part 1” and “Beyond the Lights”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Police Shoot Two Armed Robbery Suspects, Apprehend Two Others

A day of shopping was interrupted by a hail of gunfire Saturday as two suspects were shot by police and two others arrested following an armed robbery at the Sunny Isles Shopping Center…

Marine Council Discusses Moorings, Other Issues

The governor's Marine Economic Development Council discussed ongoing efforts to create public-private partnerships to keep mooring spots available to the public.

Riley Oram Wins Antilles Spelling Bee

Antilles sixth grader Riley Oram was able to power through two days of grueling competition this week to become the school’s 2014 Spelling Bee champion, the V.I. Department of Education announced.

Senate Organizes into New Democratic Majority

Just a week after the general election results were finalized by Elections officials, the Senate has announced the formation of a new Democratic majority and officers.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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Vote

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SOURCE PICKS

Gerards Shooting for Gold

Ned and Karen Gerard have targeted gold in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games underway in Veracruz, Mexico.

The Bookworm: “H2O” is Not All Wet

While this is an excellent book for teens ages 14 and up, I think adults will enjoy it too.…

Unofficial Results Show Mapp is New Governor

Elections System officials posted by 10 p.m. that unofficial results showed gubernatorial candidate Kenneth Mapp had won the runoff…

UVI Board Approves School of Medicine Submission

The University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees on Monday approved materials to be submitted for accreditation of…

Appeal Filed Against CZM’s Summers End Marina Decision

An appeal was filed Friday challenging the CZM permit approved in October to allow a 145-slip marina in Coral Bay,…

Undercurrents: Social Workers Learn For and On the Job

Like many other professions, social work demands that a practitioner stay abreast of trends and best practices, that he…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Fixxers Celebrate Thanksgiving with Luncheon for Homeless

Amid heavy rain and windy weather Saturday, the homeless population of St. Croix received clothing, toiletries and food as part of a pre-Thanksgiving luncheon put together by Fixxers VI.

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ON ST. JOHN

Not for Profit: St. John Non-Profits Need Angels

With the holiday season fast approaching, the St. John Community Foundation hopes generous residents and visitors will become angels for the island’s non-profit agencies that have specific needs.

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