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EDC Holds Show Cause Hearings, Subsidiary Boards Meet

A show cause hearing for two businesses before the Economic Development Commission (EDC) will be held at 9 a.m. on…

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Police are searching for missing 9-year-old Tenaji Wheatley. The story can be found here.

 

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

LOCAL NEWS

VIPA Board Looks Over Agency's Financial Position

According to numbers given to V.I. Port Authority governing board members Wednesday, the authority was running on a $7.1 million operating loss as of June 30 – but this wasn't all bad…

Overflow Crowd Says No to St. John Marina Proposal

An overflowing crowd attending a public hearing of the Coastal Zone Management Committee on St. John brought an overwhelming message that Coral Bay residents opposed a planned 145-slip marina. 

Community Development Entity Could be Bridge to Loan Guarantees

The managing director of Synergy Group said a Community Development Entity is a bridge for the provision of financial products such as loans and development capital in low-income communities.

Visitor Dies at Honeymoon Beach, Pool Death at Sapphire

Emergency responders on St. Thomas and St. John faced two separate water-related incidents this week, each with fatal results.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Movie Hype Recalls Words of Wisdom

The hoopla for the latest 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' movie reminds a dad of some wise words for life imparted by a 10-year-old.

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Three Sentenced to 10 Years Each for Robbery with Firearms

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced three St. Croix men to 10 years in prison…

USVI Could be Almost Free of Fossil Fuels by the Year 2025

The Integrated Resource Plan can help move the USVI to an island state with a portfolio dominated by renewable…

V.I. GDP Shrank In 2013, Economy Still in Recession

The territory's economy shrank in 2013, indicating the territory remains mired in recession, with gross domestic product decreasing 5.4…

WVGN Radio Sold

Local radio station WVGN 107.3 FM, home to NPR, has been sold. Former owners say more local programming needs to…

Ambassador Todman’s Body Lies in State at Government House

The body of career ambassador Terence A. Todman will lie in state at Government House, St. Thomas, from 9:30 a.m.…

Storage is a Key Piece to Make Renewable Energy Work in the V.I.

There are different types and scales of energy storage and we need two major types to maximize penetration…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Police Ask: Do You Know this Car?

Police on St. Croix are asking the public's assistance in identifying the drivers or occupants of a red convertible Chrysler Sebring that is connected with an ongoing investigation.

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ON ST. JOHN

Health Beat: Elizabeth Gowan Offers a New Twist on Yoga

Yoga instructor Elizabeth Gowan is taking traditional yoga in a new direction by offering classes on standup paddleboards. 'It strengthens the core,' she said.

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