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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

DPNR Resumes Accepting Electrical Permits for Renewable Energy Systems

The V.I. Department Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) has resumed accepting electrical permits for renewable energy systems including those for…

Audio Galleries

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

 

LOCAL NEWS

St. Thomas-St. John Elections Board Denies Recount Petition

St. Thomas-St. John District Elections Board members voted Wednesday in an emergency meeting to deny petitions for a “public and physical” recount of the ballots.

Smithbay Community Shares Thanks Over Turkey Meal

The Smithbay Community Action Foundation, Inc., hosted its fourth annual free pre-Thanksgiving luncheon Wednesday at the Lionel Smut Richards Ball Park. Volunteers filled containers to bursting for everyone who came for the…

21 Young Artists Featured in Book on V.I. March

First lady Cecile deJongh will distribute a book featuring the work of 21 young Virgin Islands artists around the holidays.The book, 'See the Virgin Islands March,' will be presented to children in grades…

Crime Stoppers: Tips Completely Anonymous

Your tips are completely anonymous. If you believe a crime you submitted to us may have been solved, please contact Crime Stoppers to see if you are eligible for a reward.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Gratitude is a Game Changer

What if we all woke up every morning, looked out at the rising sun and expressed gratitude in whatever way we chose for another day…

SOURCE PICKS

Friends of V.I. National Park Announce Seminar Series

With the first of the Friends of V.I. National Park seminars slated for Jan. 2, now is the time to…

Crowley Offers Holiday Shipping Tips for Caribbean Residents, Businesses

For residents and businesses in the Caribbean, shopping for the holidays can present the challenge of getting purchases home in…

PSC Suspends Portion of LEAC Pegged for WAPA Consultant

Fireworks erupted at Monday night’s PSC meeting, as WAPA officials found themselves faced with the possible elimination of…

Crucian Christmas Starts this Week!

Launching the Christmas season on the big island, St. Croix's storied carnival troupes will strut their stuff at noon…

Undercurrents: Audio Library Offers Bestsellers

For nearly 50 years, the territory has been providing talking books to residents who are visually impaired, but outside…

Virtue of the Week: Respect

R-E-S-P-E-C-T, find out what it means to you in Virtue of the Week.

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

St. Croix Elections Board Agrees to Recount

The St. Croix Board of Elections agreed Wednesday afternoon to recount ballots for Sen. Alicia “Chucky” Hansen, Sen. Diane Capehart and Epiphane Joseph, candidate for the Elections Board.

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ON ST. JOHN

@ Work: Eco Serendib Goes for the Green

Harith Wickrema put into play what he spent years teaching when he developed his Eco Serendib villa and spa. For his efforts, he garnered the first ever five-star rating from the Island Green Living Association’s Green Villa program.

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