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Temporary Office Closures of VI SHIP/Medicare Scheduled

There will be a temporary office closure of the VI SHIP/Medicare St. Croix and St. Thomas offices from July 6…

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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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Undercurrents: Street Naming Project Still in the Works

The move to standardize the territory’s system of street and roadway addresses and put them into a computerized program accessible to everyone is – despite appearances – not dead.

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2015-07-06 22:58:09
Fred Watts’ Life Celebrated in Pennsylvania, St. Thomas

The life of Fred Watts, local attorney and full-throated musician, will be celebrated in two memorials – one in Pennsylvania July 15 and on St. Thomas on Aug. 15.

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2015-07-06 22:48:10
Nine USVI Sailors Compete in 2015 Optimist North America Championship in Antigua

 School may be out but the work is just starting for young sailors from the US Virgin Islands who have started an intensive week of competitive sailing in Antigua

The nine sailors from St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John are competing in the 2015 North America Championship which has attracted 163 sailors from 23 countries.
With a 10-day program that includes training, five days of fleet racing and one day of team racing, these young sailors have a busy schedule from July 3 until July 1.
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2015-07-06 11:20:42
Deaths — St. Thomas
Anthony Olive Dies in Atlanta

Anthony Olive
Anthony Olive

 He is survived by his wife, Cecilia Danet Olive; daughter, Stephanie Olive Mason; son, Stephen Anthony Olive; daughter-in-law, Annette Luyando Olive; son-in-law, Timothy Lee Mason; grandchildren: Brandon, Patrick and Kelsey Mason, Stephanie-Ann and Joanne Olive; sister, Margarita Magras; brothers: John Marcel Olive and Dennis Olive; sisters-in-law: Sandra Olive, Maria Olive, Patricia Danet, Uranie Blanchard, Alicia Vante and Olivia Danet; brothers-in-law: Julien P. Magras, Edward Blanchard, Edward Danet, Louis Ralph Danet Sr. and James Vante; aunts: Cecilia Greaux and Olivia Trout; nieces: Michelle Roberts, Monique Johnson, Suzanne Blanchard, Lorraine Camacho, Jacqueline, Lisa and Charmaine Vante, Irene Maple, Charlene Bryan and Geraldine Quetel; nephews: Andy, Adam and Alex Olive, Michael and David Olive, Edward Roberts, Julien E. Magras, Louis R. Danet Jr., Edwin Danet, Christopher Danet, Jean-Louis Blanchard and Gerard Danet; special family friends: Ana Luyando and family, Launa Offerdahl Watts, Sylvia Olive, Judith Raimer, Gertrude Bryan, Lindsey Davies, Luz Moron, Marjorie Roberts, Monica Stevens and Florence Kalloo, Annette Zachman, Uranie Turbe, and Class of 1960 Sts. Peter & Paul High School; as well as many other relatives and friends.
There will be a viewing held from 8-9:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at St. Anne’s Chapel. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 1.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Anne’s Chapel, P.O. Box 306810, St. Thomas, VI 00802.
All funeral arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.

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