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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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DOH, Walgreens to Host Zika Action Days

The V.I. Department of Health (DOH) is sponsoring Zika Action Days on St. Croix and St. Thomas on Aug. 26 and Aug. 27.

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2016-08-25 13:34:30
Zika Update: 50 New Cases Reported; Health Plans Action Day

The V.I. Department of Health confirmed 50 new cases of Zika virus in the territory. According to the latest surveillance report, the number of cases went from 143 to 193 in the last week.

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2016-08-25 10:40:20
The Bookworm: Read the 'Writings on the Wall'

Readers with the right mindset will find this book to be informative and entertaining but be prepared to take your time get the most from it. What’s here is deep and wide and nowhere near quick.

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2016-08-24 22:47:34
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VOTER REGISTRATION ON ST. THOMAS ,WATER ISLAND

In order to accommodate the public, the St. Thomas Elections Board has arranged special hours and locations on St. Thomas and Water Island, where residents can register to vote.
Here they are:
ON WATER ISLAND:
Sun., June 30, 2 to 4 p.m. – Water Island, in the area immediately adjacent to the dock.
ON ST. THOMAS:

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And prospective St. Thomas and Water Island voters can register at the St. Thomas Election Office:
Daily, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – No. 22 Crystal Gade (around the corner from the Dutch Reformed Church)
In order to register you must bring:
U.S. Birth Certificate (original), or
U.S. Passport, or
U.S. Naturalization Certificate, AND
Social Security Card
For more information call 774-3107.
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