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Person Killed at Coki Point Beach

One person was killed Saturday night in an incident that took place at Coki Point Beach, according to a source.…

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “Project Almanac”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Faith Matters: My Brother’s Workshop Spreading to St. Croix

At-risk youth on St. Croix who could end up incarcerated, will soon have the chance of turning their lives around by enrolling in My Brother’s Workshop program. 

Police ID Saturday Homicide Victim

According to St. Thomas/St. John District Police Chief Darrin Foy, 39-year-old Anthony Charles was shot to death Saturday night at Coki Point Beach.

Homeless Count Gives Faces to Territory's Less Fortunate

'Where are you sleeping tonight?' Most of us have the comfortable, ready answer. But there’s a population in the territory and elsewhere who can’t come up with that answer. The homeless can’t say…

Government Attempts to Foreclose on Hovensa Refinery

Making good on promises made during a press conference earlier this month to foreclose on the Hovensa property, Gov. Kenneth Mapp this week filed a six-page action in V.I. Superior Court to begin…

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
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…

SOURCE PICKS

Virtue of the Week: Justice

Practicing justice is being fair. It is solving problems so everyone wins. You don’t prejudge. You see people as…

Person Killed at Coki Point Beach

One person was killed Saturday night in an incident that took place at Coki Point Beach, according to a source.…

Plaskett Invites Public to Ceremonial Swearing-In, Service of Blessing

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett invites the public to a ceremonial swearing-in and reception set to begin at 10 a.m.…

Source Manager's Journal: Climate Change and the Future

Will the Congress, now under reactionary control, fund something to address a problem that some key members say does not…

The Bookworm: 'Magician’s Lie' Leaves You Feeling Sawed in Two

I’m still reeling from the possibilities myself, because author Greer Macallister’s conjured up the kind of novel that pulls…

Crime Stoppers: Help Generate Information

Crime Stoppers is based on the principle that someone other than the criminal has information that can solve a crime.…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Health Beat: Aziyza Shabazz

Aziyza Shabazz said her calling is to help people stay healthy and connect to nature's healing. 'My philosophy is to help people stay well, showing and teaching them the skills to maintain their health.'

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ON ST. JOHN

Park Planning Increase of Trunk Bay and Mooring Fees

A proposal to increase the fees to use Trunk Bay Beach didn’t seem to bother anyone at a V.I. National Park open house, but one boater said she worried she’d be priced out of using the  moorings.

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