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Man Injured by Gunshot Near Altona Bar

A 39-year-old St. Thomas man was injured by gunshot about 10 p.m. Saturday near a bar in the Altona…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 

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Now Playing: “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” and “Into the Storm”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Undercurrents: Do Jumbies Haunt Historic Fort Christian?

If it seems like a curse is hovering over Fort Christian, and no one could feel it more deeply than the government officials and private citizens involved in restoration attempts over the last 30 years…

Hovensa Gets Second Extension, Sets Meeting to Discuss Sale

The owners of the Hovensa refinery on St. Croix have asked for and received a second extension on the sales process and will hold a meeting with Gov. John deJongh Jr. later in…

@Work: Service Tops the Menu at Nibbs Catering

If you’ve attended a government function, an island wedding, or a charitable fundraiser in the past 10 years, chances are good that you’ve 'met' Larry Nibbs. He’s the man behind the scenes at Nibbs…

Hansen Seeks Pardon to Stay on Ballot

Attorneys representing Hansen have asked Gov. John deJongh Jr. for a pardon, which would allow her to continue as a candidate for the 31st Legislature in the November general election.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Movie Hype Recalls Words of Wisdom

The hoopla for the latest 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' movie reminds a dad of some wise words for life imparted by a 10-year-old.

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The Bookworm: One Impressive Thought-Provoker

This drama isn’t just in the courtroom. Jean Love Cush’s characters are created razor sharp and put in gut-wrenching situations.

Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people,…

Hansen Seeks Pardon to Stay on Ballot

Attorneys representing Hansen have asked Gov. John deJongh Jr. for a pardon, which would allow her to continue as a…

Governor Joins Community in Mourning Death of Angel Corneiro

Governor John P. deJongh Jr. expressed his condolences to the family and friends of the late Angel M. Corneiro, who…

Diase Coffelt Wins Elections Challenge in Appeals Court

Independent candidate Soraya Diase Coffelt won on appeal a challenge to an Elections System ruling that would have kicked her…

UVI and National Park Service Sign Memorandum of Understanding

UVI and the National Park Service enhanced their existing relationship with a memorandum of understanding for a Volunteer…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Armed Men Rob Bank of St. Croix

Police are seeking at least two men who robbed the Bank of St. Croix at Gunpoint Tuesday morning in Gallows Bay.

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ON ST. JOHN

@ Work: Knot E Buoys Plies St. John Waters

At the helm of Knot E Buoys, Capt. Jason Hayman takes vacationers to out-of-the-way bays and beaches. The 26-foot Glacier Bay catamaran carries as many as six passengers. 'It's a comfortable boat,' he said.

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