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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

St. Thomas Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

Police on St. Thomas arrested Ruben J. George, 22, of Bolongo Bay at 3:50 p.m. Saturday on a series…

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

Now Playing: “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation”

The following movies will be playing at Market Square Theater on St. Thomas.

LOCAL NEWS

New Kids Count Report Shows V.I. Youth Hurt by Recession

Reversing some positive trends from past years, statistics in the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands' just-released Kids Count 2014 Data Book document a daunting panoply of social ills.

Future of Nursing Care Facility Unclear

Could the elderly and indigent nursing care patients currently housed at Sea View Nursing Home on St. Thomas end up in a section of the Roy L. Schneider Hospital?

Red Hook Residents Frustrated with Chronic Noise Disturbances

Red Hook residents told members of the Community and Police Association they feel without recourse in the face of constant noise disturbances from area bars, some playing loud music until 3 a.m.

St. Thomas Humane Society Seeking V.I. Spay and Neuter Law

There was no opposition within the Humane Society during its annual meeting July 31when it voted to seek legislation requiring pet owners to spay and neuter their pets.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
We Will Rise Together or Fall Apart

With a serious drought upon us, it might be time to consider the precarious equilibrium of life on earth.

 

 

SOURCE PICKS

WICO CEO: Workshops Encourage Economy

The West Indian Co. Ltd. recently hosted a two-day business development workshop for entrepreneurs interested in starting their own…

Chaotic Kayak Race Raises $57,000 for Team River Runner

Thirty-two kayak teams went head to head in a heated race Sunday afternoon on Oppenheimer Beach at the fifth annual…

Man Stabbed, Refuses to Cooperate

A man was stabbed Saturday afternoon, but refused to offer any explanation or give any information to police officers…

UVI to Host 31st West Indies Agricultural Economics Conference

The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service (UVI-CES) will host the 31st West Indies Agricultural Economics Conference. Representatives…

Beach Advisory for July 27-31

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water…

Wave Paver Top Boat, Davis Top Angler in July Open Billfish Tournament

The team aboard Wave Paver made the most of every bite to capture the Top Boat title in the…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

@ Work: Mike's Electronics

For more than three decades the knowledgeable guys at Mike's Electronics Center have been advising customers on the best electronic equipment for their individual needs and for St. Croix's unique environment.

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ON ST. JOHN

@ Work: Scenic Properties Focuses on Long Term

While a few vacation villa management companies on St. John handle longterm rentals, the people at Scenic Properties makes them their specialty.

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