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Walk-in Ballot Applications Available Through July 28

The mail out absentee ballot applications deadline passed on July 15. The deadline for Applications for Ballots (walk-in) is Monday,…

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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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V.I. Little League Team Defeats Cayman Islands and Puerto Rico in the Bahamas

The Virgin Islands Major Little League team defeated Cayman Islands on Saturday and Puerto Rico on Sunday in the 2014 Latin American Regional Major Little League tournament in Freeport, Bahamas.

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2014-07-22 00:02:01
Tourism Presents Budget

The Department of Tourism came before the Senate Finance Committee on Friday to defend its 2015 General Fund budget request of $2.61 million.

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2014-07-19 01:48:22
Updated: Governor Calls Another Special Session, Senate Ask Him to Call It Off

 

Gov. John deJongh Jr. has called a special session of the Legislature for Wednesday to approve a Coastal Zone Management permit for dredging for cruise ships and for bond funding of V.I. Port Authority projects. But Senate President Shaun-Michael Malone has requested the governor withdraw the request because the same legislation will be on the agenda at a session a few days later.

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2014-07-19 01:46:19
Commentary - Open forum — St. Thomas
Let Not the Perfect Become the Enemy of the Good

Paul Chakroff asks that we find realistic alternatives to the solutions for the waste management problem.

Read entire articleJan 31 2012 - 4:27pm
Senate: Start Working for the Good of the Community

Maria Ferreras asks the senators to do something about the fiscal crisis in the Virgin Islands besides having secret meetings and “passing meaningless legislation that can't be put into effect.”

Read entire articleJan 25 2012 - 5:29pm
Dr. King and STAR

Jason Budsan gives people one way to get involved in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Read entire articleJan 13 2012 - 1:31pm
Bureaucracy vs. Elementary Communication

Alexander Randall, Ph.D., professor of communications at UVI, is frustrated by governmental agencies such as the Bureau of Motor Vehicles that do not communicate the most basic information to their clients.

Read entire articleDec 16 2011 - 1:54am
Demand a Full Investigation

Jason Budsan has been trying in vain to get answers from legislators about the misuse of $6.9 million.

Read entire articleDec 2 2011 - 11:28pm
We Have Been Robbed

Maria Ferreras demands the identification and prosecution of those senators who have been found to have misused public monies.

Read entire articleDec 1 2011 - 4:13pm
Ira Michael Heyman, Virgin Islands Legacy

Darlan Brin pays tribute to Ira Michael Heyman, former chancellor of the University of California at Berkely, who had ties with the Virgin Islands.

Read entire articleNov 30 2011 - 12:54am
A Memorable Evening

Elcia Daniel attended the recent V.I. - Puerto Rico Folkloric Dance Festival and was very pleased by what she saw.

Read entire articleOct 17 2011 - 11:09pm
Support Our Libraries!

Anita Davis asks that everyone get involved in using and preserving libraries.

Read entire articleOct 14 2011 - 1:12am
Another Perspective on Friendship Day Dancers

Myrna V. van Beverhoudt feels as if she and the Source reporter who covered the folkloric dancers at the V.I. Puerto Rico Friendship Day activities were watching two very different shows.

Read entire articleOct 13 2011 - 5:16pm