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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

WAPA Gives Update on Frenchman’s Bay Distribution System

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority and Bryan Electrical Contracting Corp. will continue working on the Frenchman’s Bay distribution…

 

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

Deja'Nique Navarro Named Carnival Queen

Deja'Nique Navarro took home the title of Carnival Queen easly Sunday morning, adding it to the titles of Carnival Princess, which she won in 2005, and the 2010 Junior Calypso  runner up.

Not for Profit: Caribbean Islands Education Foundation

Caribbean Islands Education Foundation, Inc.aims to provide a world-class education that will give participants a shot at a career in a global market – jewelry and gemology.

UVI Trustees Approve Development Phase for Medical School

A unanimous board voted Saturday to move forward with development of a medical school, one that would have some distinct competitive advantages, UVI President David Hall said. A gift from Chirinjeev Kathuriais funding the effort.

WAPA Bringing Feeders Back One at a Time

A power surge on St. Thomas Saturday afternoon knocked out some of the Water and Power Authority feeders, leaving swaths of the island in the dark as the day ended, but WAPA expected…

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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…

SOURCE PICKS

The Bookworm: You'll Want this 'Wanted Woman'

Eric Jerome Dickey excels at making his thriller heroines over-the-top resourceful and steel-tough, and MX-401 is no exception. It’s…

Innovative Takes Measures Against Heartbleed Bug

Innovative Companies are taking steps to protect customers from the Heartbleed bug, which causes vulnerability for internet users. Fortunately, there…

High School Unity Choir Scores Gold in London

The 30 students from the choirs at Ivanna Eudora Kean High School and Charlotte Amalie High School took gold in…

TV Host's Accident Took Place on Tortola, Not in USVI

Television news broadcaster Lawrence O'Donnell Jr. was injured in a traffic accident Saturday on Tortola in the British Virgin…

Bowsky School Starts First Elementary Honors Chapter

Yvonne Milliner-Bowsky Elementary School is on the move. On Wednesday, the school inducted 19 of its students into the…

Federal Agents Charge Man with Transporting Firearms

Federal agents Monday arrested Manuel Benel Cuadrado at the Cyril E. King Airport, charging him with transporting firearms into…

 
 

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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