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BIR Announces Extension of April 30th Gross Receipts and Hotel Tax Return Deadlines

The April 30th due dates for both the gross receipts tax return and the hotel room tax return will be…

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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.
 

 
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Swings into USVI Happy Meals

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is teaming up with McDonald’s to bring the on-screen excitement to Happy Meals. The newest of the Spider-Man movies follows the continuing adventures of Peter Parker, also known as Spider-Man, as he squares off against the powerful Electro.
Starting Friday, April 25, customers at any McDonald’s restaurant in the Virgin Islands can order the new Amazing Spider-Man 2 Happy Meal featuring themed toys.
 

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2014-04-24 12:53:09
The Bookworm: 'Postcards from Cookie'

“Postcards from Cookie” has a bit of a Peeping-Tom element: this is a very personal story of adoption and love. You’re going to want to read this book.

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2014-04-24 10:35:36
Cruzan Organix Farm Wins Top Prize in 2014 13D Competition

UVI student Allison De Gazon was beaming Wednesday when her business idea, Cruzan Organix Farm, won the $30,000 top prize at the final judging ofthe  2014 13D Entrepreneurship Competition.

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2014-04-24 01:02:33
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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