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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Veterans Center to Host Trail Walk as Part of Health and Wellness Series

The Vet Center located in the Paragon Building, St. Thomas, will host a “Trail Walk” as part of a health…

Audio Galleries

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: “Los Paracaidistas” and “Unfriended”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Senate Considering Increasing Tobacco Tax

The V.I. cigarette tax may see an increase by 10 percent, raising about half a million dollars in new revenue for the cash-strapped government, if a bill sent out of committee Tuesday is …

Senate Reforming Credit Union Oversight

Pending legislation would change V.I. law so that the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, which overseas banking, will oversee locally licensed credit unions, instead of the Division of Licensing and Consumer Affairs.

Mapp Airs Plans for Found Funds on A.M. Radio

Gov. Kenneth Mapp spoke to an A.M. radio audience Tuesday afternoon and talked about the administration’s plans to move the territory forward in spite of a local economy in free-fall.

Conference Presents the ‘Heart and Face’ of Autism

Instead of professionals talking statistics at the eighth annual Autism Conference at the University of the Virgin Islands, the presenters are two adults diagnosed with autism at an early age.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Instant Karma Gonna Get ‘Cha

For several years I have routinely been turning to a little book called, “Instant Karma” by Barbara Ann Kiffer.
 

SOURCE PICKS

Why We Need a Truly Independent Office of the Virgin Islands Inspector General

Steven van Beverhoudt, the Virgin Islands inspector general for more than 26 years, submits his opinion of the independence…

V.I. Celebrates IT Summit

The Bureau of Information Technology of the United States Virgin Islands will celebrate the event Tech Solutions Simplified – 2nd…

Third Annual Reef Renaissance Film Festival Seeking Entries

The Third Annual Reef Renaissance Film Festival is set for Saturday, June 6, at Coral World Ocean Park, St. Thomas.…

Dancing Classrooms Helps Antilles School Celebrate Family Friday Campaign

Antilles School celebrated the Week of the Young Child and the National Association for the Education of Young Children’s “Family…

Source Manager’s Journal: Searching for Excellence

If someone wants to find a model for building an excellent organization and a true team – of any…

The Bookworm: 'Body of Truth'

In the new book “Body of Truth” by Harriet Brown, you’ll see that everything you thought you knew about…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Health Beat: Reiki Master John Farrell

John Farrell, local Reiki master and teacher, would like to see more people add the non-traditional practice of to their health care program. Farrell said Reiki is non-invasive. People who practice Reiki aren't popping pills, and they…

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ON ST. JOHN

Health Beat: Adam Eichenauer Teaches Yoga and Taekwondo

Adam Eichenauer got into yoga by chance and now, eight years later, he’s certified in Dynamic Hatha Yoga.Eichenauer teaches classes at Concordia Eco-Camps and provides youth instruction in the martial arts discipline taekwondo at the Ag Center and…

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