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St. Thomas Man Pleads Guilty to Bribery
Miguel Rodriguez Ramirez, 45, of St. Thomas pleaded guilty Friday in District Court to a charge that he bribed a…

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Philanthropist Neil Weiss Dies at 92

Businessman and philanthropist Neil Weiss died Wednesday at age 92 on St. Thomas. Following a 10 a.m. service Sunday at Turnbull’s Funeral Home, he will be buried at the Jewish Cemetery.

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2016-02-12 22:29:22
Beach Advisory for February 8-12

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for Enterococci Bacteria and Turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-02-12 13:53:40
Mapp Nominates Usie Richards to Casino Control Commission

Gov. Kenneth Mapp on Thursday nominated former V.I. Sen. Usie R. Richards to serve as a member of the Virgin Islands Casino Control Commission, Government House announced.

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2016-02-11 22:49:48
Deaths — St. Thomas
Eleanor Dalmida Dead at 75

Nov. 19, 2007 – Eleanor Dalmida died at age 75, on Nov. 15, in Orlando, Florida.
She is survived by children: Julius England, and Jamelle, Corsica and Priscilla Dalmida; grandchildren: Leando Wilson, Tiffay and Troy Brathwaite, Latoya, Fernando, Alston, Alvino and Ivan George, Relldis and Rescilla Donovan and Akeem Smith; and three great-grandchildren. She is also survived by brothers: Oneal Clarke and Alphonse Petersen; sisters: Anna Benjamin and Mary Pickering; special niece, Gina Pickering; special friends: Jerome Stanley Sr., Jerome Stanley Jr., Leonard Johnson, Betty Hall and Tash Devallon; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
There will be a viewing from 8:30-9:30 a.m., on Friday, Nov. 23, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 10 a.m., at All Saints Cathedral Church. Interment will be at Western Cemetery.
All arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.

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