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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

DOA Problems Continue, New Phone System Required

The V.I. Department of Agriculture (VIDOA) St. Croix Office has been experiencing telephone problems for several weeks. However, the problem…

Audio Galleries

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: “Captain America: Civil War” and “Captain America: Civil War” (3D)

The following movies are now playing at Market Square Theater on St. Thomas.

LOCAL NEWS

Weekly Update: Health Confirms Two Cases of Zika in Pregnant Women; St. John Sees First Case of Virus

The Department of Health confirmed five more cases of Zika in the territory this week. Two of cases were confirmed in pregnant women and there’s a first confirmation of Zika virus on St. John.

Rotary Club, CAPA Break Ground on Pedestrian Shelter Near Armory

On April 27, members of the Rotary Club of St. Thomas East End and the Community and Police Association broke ground on a new pedestrian shelter by the SFC Leonard B. Francis Armory.

Marrero Pleads Guilty to Immigrant Smuggling

Angel De Jesus Marrero, 31, of Puerto Rico pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court on St. Thomas to encouraging and inducing aliens to illegally enter the United States.

CAPA, Smith Bay Neighborhood Call for Two-Week Ceasefire

Starting Tuesday, May 3, the Community and Police Association and the Smith Bay Neighborhood Association on St. Thomas are calling for a territorywide, two-week cease-fire to stem the tide of violence.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Gratitude as a Verb

Thirty years ago when I first heard the adage “gratitude is an action word,” I was bewildered.

SOURCE PICKS

Lip Sync Contest to Raise Funds for St. Thomas Humane Society

The first Lip Sync Contest will be held on Monday, May 9, at Mahogany Run. All proceeds will benefit…

The Bookworm: Who's Watching the House?

This book had me stuck to my sofa. It’s lively, informative, oh-so-fun to read, and a must-have for anyone with…

Forum to Show 3 Major Award-Winning Films

The Forum announces its 15th Film Festival to be held at 7 p.m. at Market Square East on Wednesday, May…

Undercurrents: Sea View Nursing Home and Residents Get Another Reprieve

Attorneys for Sea View Nursing Home and for the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have asked the District…

Spectrum Band Repeats as Carnival Road March Winner

With the 2016 Carnival festivities at an end, the V.I. Carnival Committee has announced winners in this year's festivities, including…

V.I. Carnival 2016 Releases Names of Winners

The Virgin Islands Carnival Committee has announced all the winners for Carnival 2016.

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

On Island Profile: Chef Juliana Sheridan Shares Her Love of Caribbean Food

No doubt food is the center of Crucian culture. Chef Juliana Sheridan shares that culture and has made food the center of her life since the 1970s. 'I grew up serving crowds homemade Caribbean food. I love to share…

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ON ST. JOHN

On Island Profile: David Moser Brings Sustainable Design Philosophy

Award-winning designer, builder and sculptor David Moser, resident of St. John since January, is no stranger to small island life. Moser and his wife Pamela and their daughter Sabina moved to the V.I. earlier this year from Dingley Island in…

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