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VIEDA and Subsidiary Boards Schedule Decision Meetings

V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) along with its subsidiaries -- the Economic Development Commission (EDC), Government Development Bank (GDB) and…

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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: “Transcendence,” “God’s Not Dead” and ”Haunted House 2”

Coming Thursday: “Transcendence,” “God’s Not Dead” and ”Haunted House 2”

LOCAL NEWS

Owner of Biggest St. Croix Radio Station Arrested For Tax Evasion

 Police have arrested Jonathan Cohen, sole owner of JKC Communications Clara Communications and Radio 95, for failure to file and pay corporate and individual income taxes for several years, the V.I. Department of Justice and…

Crime Stoppers: Be a Good Neighbor

Be a good neighbor. If you have seen persons or vehicles you don't know in your neighborhood, particularly when your neighbors are not home, report it to Crime Stoppers.

Police Arrest Retired Officer in September Homicide

Retired V.I. Police Officer Ronald Hatcher was arrested Tuesday and charged in a fatal shooting that took place last September.

Princess KeKe, Prince Short Shirt Win Junior Calypso Crowns

Junior calypsonians took the stage Tuesday night to compete for the title in primary, intermediate and secondary divisions, with the Mighty Jah'syi, Prince Short Shirt and Princess KeKe winning those respective divisions.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Five (make that 6) More Die While We Wait for Money

February’s Peace Summit is behind us. More than 100 people gave a day of their lives to wrestle with our problems with violence. Now, we…

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Cancryn Teachers Protest School Calendar

About a dozen teachers protested outside Addelita Cancryn Junior High School on St. Thomas on Wednesday in the second…

WAPA Enters Consent Decree with EPA

Under a consent decree announced Wednesday, WAPA will come into compliance with air pollution control requirements included in the…

EPA Honors Three From Virgin Islands with Environmental Quality Awards

Three groups from the Virgin Islands were named Wednesday as the U.S. Environmental Agency’s Environmental Quality Award recipients.

Amateur Boxers Get $10K to Boost Program

Auven Therapeutics made good on a promise to boost the USVI Amateur Boxing Federation program with another $10,000 contribution,…

UVI Student Wins First Place at National STEM Conference

Out of hundreds of presentations from students representing universities from around the country, UVI senior Jamila Martin won first…

'Together, Forever' Puts Peace on the Air

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have gotten together to create a peace song, 'Together Forever'…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Not for Profit: Healing Paws Sanctuary

Animal lovers involved with the Healing Paws Sanctuary in Estate Pearl feel as though animal welfare on St. Croix is entering a golden era.

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ON ST. JOHN

Not for Profit: Community Foundation Wants to Know Your Priorities

Much needs doing on St. John and priorities need to be set. The St. John Community Foundation is conducting an online survey to let everyone have their say.

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