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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
Local sports — St. Thomas
Annual Sun Stroke All V.I. Hoop Classic Set for April 13, 14

The 14th Annual Sun Stroke All V.I. Hoop Classic will be held in the Central High Gymnasium at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 13 and at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 14. The St. Thomas boys won for the first time in four years last year, but St. Croix still leads the all-time series 8-5. The Lady Crucians win last year opened a slight edge on St. Thomas, 7-6.
All Star Rosters
St. Thomas: Girls All Stars
1. Akia Frett, Eudora Kean
2. Edidiong Utibe, Charlotte Amalie
3. Kelssy Trass, Charlotte Amalie
4. Merissa Murphy, Charlotte Amalie
5. Shaniqua Wheatley, Charlotte Amalie
6. Gemequa Bell, Charlotte Amalie
7. Kerry Harry, Charlotte Amalie
8. Viniqua David, GIFFT HILL
9. Kayshanna Williams, Charlotte Amalie
10. Renique Francis, Eudora Kean
Head Coach: Myron Corbett, Charlotte Amalie
St. Thomas: Boys All Stars
1. Dornel Weaver, Antilles
2. Sekayi Petersen, Charlotte Amalie
3. Jamoi Edinborough, Antilles
4. J’moi Smith, Charlotte Amalie
5. Shanoi Miller, Charlotte Amalie
6. Dekwani Norford, Charlotte Amalie
7. Deland Isidore, Eudora Kean
8. Bryan Morton,  GIFFT HILL
9. Jecoi Julius, Eudora Kean (INJURED)
10. Brandon Wynter, Ss. Peter and Paul
11. Devontee Anthony, Charlotte Amalie
Head Coach: Pedrito Estrill, Charlotte Amalie
St. Croix: Girls All Stars 
1. Kadesha Barry, Central High
2. Raemisha Claxton, Central High 
3. Jayda Edwards, Central High 
4. J’Lene Martinez, Central High 
5. Julissea Thomas, Educational Complex
6. Kayla Smith, Educational Complex
7. Kristen Edney, Central High 
8. Deja Spears, Educational Complex
9. Okeya Roach, Educational Complex
10. Kiyani Hughes, Educational Complex
Head Coach: Donald Bough, Central High 
St. Croix: Boys All Stars
1. Shomari Francis, Central High 
2. Nayib Gonzalez, Central High 
3. Razeem Huggins, Central High 
4. Kelvin Thomas, Central High 
5. Eliji Mondesir, Country Day
6. Okechi Brin, Educational Complex
7. Stephaun Adams, Educational Complex
8. Deshaun Garvey, Educational Complex
9. Jordan Evans, Country Day
10. Jamal Ryan Bridges Academy played with Manor/St. Joseph’s
Head Coach: Donald Bough, Central High 

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