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St. Thomas Taxi Medallion Public Auction Set

The Virgin Islands Taxicab Commission will conduct a public auction of a St. Thomas Taxi Medallion on Thursday, Nov. 6.

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Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. discusses the Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, homicide of Keithroy Caines at Oswald Harris Housing Court.

 
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WAPA Board OKs Funds for Propane Conversion

The board of the V.I. Water and Power Authority approved a $4.2 million contract for design and upgrade of the fire protection systems needed for the conversion to propane gas.

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2014-10-23 20:55:56
Philanthropist Peter Gruber Dies

Peter Gruber, a businessman who donated generously to various entities in the Virgin Islands and around the world, died Saturday after a long illness, with his wife Patricia at his side

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2014-10-22 23:17:02
Ferry and Sailboat Collide Near Red Hook

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the cause of a collision between Varlack Venture’s ferry, Capitol Venture, and the 65-foot sailboat New Horizons. The collision occurred Wednesday, according to the Coast Guard.

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2014-10-22 22:25:56
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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