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Estate Tutu Man Charged with 2014 Grand Larceny

Police officers on Wednesday morning arrested Jeff Davis, 31, of Estate Tutu and charged him with grand larceny in…

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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: “Home” and “Home (3D)”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Budget Woes Worsening Teacher Shortages

Several years of budget cuts and the current massive funding shortfall have delayed contracted school pay raises, hurting morale and recruitment, and making it harder to fill vacancies.

Veterans Now Eligible for Health Care Closer to Home

After years of unnecessary travel for health care, military veterans living in the Virgin Islands will have greater access to physicians and hospitals within the territory, thanks to Act H.R. 572.

Regatta Kicks Off Friday with 62 Yachts

Hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club from Friday through Sunday, the 42nd St. Thomas International Regatta boasts a fleet of 62 ranging from 60-foot super high-tech sport boats to 16-foot beach cats.

DPNR: Terminix Used Methyl Bromide Pesticide on St. Croix

A Stop Use order issued Thursday by DPNR indicates that Terminix, the company named in the apparent chemical poisoning on St. John, also used a pesticide containing methyl bromide on St. Croix.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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Bearing One with Another in the New Year

I was trying to think of something hopeful or profound to say to welcome in the New Year when I came upon a quote from…

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Four Antilles Students to Represent V.I. in National Math Competition

Four Antilles middle school students were the top scorers at the 2015 territorial MathCounts competition held Thursday on the…

PSC Approves Power Purchase Agreements for St. Croix Solar Generation

Public Services Commission members on Thursday approved two power purchase and interconnection agreements that would put another six …

WAPA Board Funds Smart Grid

WAPA voted Thursday to approve buying communications equipment for a territorywide Wireless Field Area Network to supplement its fiber…

Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Gisele Pemberton

Gisele Pemberton is a woman on the move, a woman who is living out her life’s calling and creating…

The Bookworm: 'Stealing the Game' is Perfect 3-Pointer

More than just a basketball novel, “Stealing the Game” is also a mystery, solved by a sharp, smart, funny,…

Charter Day Kickoff Looks at Growing Territory’s Workforce Through Technical Skills

A multi-island Charter Day kickoff event on Tuesday celebrated the role the University of the Virgin Islands has continued…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

JFL Making Progress, Board Told

Performance improvement teams at the Juan F. Luis Memorial Hospital are making progress correcting the deficiencies identified by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services and retaining certification.

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ON ST. JOHN

Paid Parking Coming to Enighed Pond

The V.I. Port Authority is planning to make the public parking lot at Enighed Pond Marine Terminal into a paid facility, VIPA Director Carlton Dowe said Monday at a town meeting.

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