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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Francis Named to Leadership of Lieutenant Governors Association

Lt. Gov. Gregory R. Francis has once again been selected to serve on the leadership committee of the National Lieutenant…

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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: “Guardians of the Galaxy (3D)” and “Get On Up”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Legislature Passes Slew of Legislation without Hearings

The V.I. Legislature approved an array of legislation Monday, bypassing the committee process by attaching them as amendments to an unrelated bill.

Senate Delays Paul E. Joseph Funding Bill

Senators held a bill Wednesday changing its 2012 authorization to rebuild Paul E. Joseph Stadium in Frederiksted, citing concern over a provision that would allow work to proceed without an additional legislative…

Boat Mishaps Illustrate Threat to Environment

A pair of recent ship accidents in and around Current Cut, a narrow channel between the east end of St. Thomas and Great St. James, illustrate the threat shipping can pose to the…

Crimestoppers Allows Tipsters to Remain Anonymous

Crime Stoppers empowers neighbors to make their community safer by reporting information while remaining totally anonymous.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Retaliation as Lifestyle and Legacy is Futile and Deadly

Re-tal-i-ate: to do something bad to someone who has hurt you or treated you badly : to get revenge against someone. Merriam-Webster on-line edition

SOURCE PICKS

Find Polling Places for 2014 Primary Election

Here are the St. Thomas-St. John polling places for the district’s 2014 primary election.

Julius “The Chef” Jackson Title Fight Streaming Live Friday, August 1

Live from Argentina, the Julius “The Chef” Jackson fight with Crispulo Javier Andino of Argentina will be shown live on…

The Bookworm: What's Good for the Goose

First of all, this book screams for an editor and a disabled comma key. Second, Eriq La Salle gives thriller…

CMS Inspectors Mum on Their Tour of JFL

Inspectors from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid on Monday visited the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical…

One Voice Members Don't Get It

I'm afraid the good people of One Voice Virgin Islands just don't get it, and they never will. At their…

Smith Takes Ottley Challenge to Court

Moleto Smith Jr. is taking his challenge against Basil Ottley Jr. to the courts, filing petitions that, among other…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Kids Celebrate Their Tech Savvy At Government House Expo

Boys and Girls Club members on Tuesday showed off what they had accomplished over the summer taking part in the Governor's Technology Exploration Summer Initiative. The exposition was held at Government House in Christiansted.

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ON ST. JOHN

Concept for New St. John School Unveiled

St. John residents got their first look at a concept for the long-planned combined elementary and high school on tap to be built at Catherineberg.

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