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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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Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people, you help them. You do a careful job, giving your very best effort. 

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2016-08-28 13:56:29
Beach Advisory for August 22-26

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that due to heavy rains this week, the Division of Environmental Protection (DEP) anticipates that negative environmental impacts will be caused by storm-water runoff.

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2016-08-26 21:02:59
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
Deaths — St. Thomas
Sandra Spratley Bonelli Died

 A private family service and burial is being planned for Sandra Spratley Bonelli, who died on Aug. 2.
Sandra Spratley Bonelli is survived by her loving husband, Laurance W. Bonelli; sons: Laurance W. Bonelli II and Terrance B. Bonelli; parents: Doris Spratley and Bruce Spratley; mother-in-law, Olympia P. Bonelli; father-in-law, Leonard W. Bonelli Sr.; sister, Cynthia S. Bernier; brothers-in-law, Kent Bernier Sr. and Leonard W. Bonelli Jr; brother, Bruce Spratley Jr.; sisters-in-law: Kim R. Bonelli, Lauren D. Bonelli and LaVerne D. Bonelli; nieces and nephews: Leonard Bonelli III, Lemian Bonelli, LeRoi Bonelli, Kimo Bonelli, Kwame Bonelli, Shanique Bonelli, Francisco Bonelli, Sherene Bonelli, Shemura Bonelli, Shainee Smith Trotter, Talesha Spratley, Bruce Spratley III, Cordell Spratley, Cynthia Turi Bernier, Kent Bernier Jr. and Phillip K. Bernier; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
The family members wish that their privacy be respected.
All funeral arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.

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