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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
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Innovative Awards Scholarships to Six UVI Students

 Innovative, a telecommunications provider in the U.S. Virgin Islands, has awarded $12,000 to six new and returning University of the Virgin Islands students attending school in fall 2013. Innovative announced the scholarship awards on July 29.

Read entire articleAug 13 2013 - 11:26pm
Charles Irons Joins Yacht Haven Grande as New Director of Operations

 IGY Marinas has announced the recent hiring of Charlie Irons as the director of operations for its flagship destination, Yacht Haven Grande St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. Charlie comes to IGY with key international, luxury destination management experience spanning from New York to Mexico.

Read entire articleAug 6 2013 - 10:51pm
Innovative Service Disruption Due to Accident on St. Thomas

 Innovative Telephone and Innovative Cable TV is experiencing an outage due to damages to the company’s outside plant.

Read entire articleAug 1 2013 - 10:57pm
Innovative Service Disruption Due to Cable Theft on St. Croix

 Innovative Telephone is experiencing a telephone outage due to cable wire theft that occurred on the island of St. Croix. The theft has affected telephone service for a total of approximately 122 residents and businesses located within and surrounding those areas.

Read entire articleJul 23 2013 - 2:01am
Breitling Boutique Premiers 2013 Timepiece Collection

 Little Switzerland hosted a gala event at their Breitling Boutique on Main Street, Charlotte Amalie, on Friday, July 19, to showcase the arrival of the 2013 Breitling timepiece collection.

Read entire articleJul 20 2013 - 12:09pm
Innovative Reminds Public of Emergency Preparedness Information

 Innovative, the leading telecommunications provider in the territory, reminds its employees and customers that in the event of a severe storm or hurricane, it is important that they tune to local radio and television stations to stay abreast of weather conditions and updates from the company.

Read entire articleJul 10 2013 - 5:51am
Innovative Shares Information on Cable TV’s Emergency Alert System

 Innovative Cable TV reminds its customers that the National Emergency Alert System, which provides information locally through the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency’s Emergency Alert System (EAS), will display critical disaster preparedness alerts on Channel 3 on Innovative Cable TV’s system in the districts of St. Thomas- St. John and St. Croix.

Read entire articleJul 10 2013 - 5:48am
Innovative Gives Emergency Preparedness Reminders

 Innovative, the leading telecommunications provider in the territory, reminds its employees and customers that in the event of a severe storm or hurricane, it is important that they tune to local radio and television stations to stay abreast of weather conditions and updates from the company.

Read entire articleJun 27 2013 - 5:43pm
Innovative Cable TV Takes Proactive Steps to Ensure Successful Game 7 NBA Final Broadcast

 Innovative customers viewed the entirety of Game 7 of the NBA finals thanks to WTJX and Innovative’s technical support of Channel 8 signal delivery.

Read entire articleJun 27 2013 - 7:13am
McDonald’s Voted One of the Best Companies for Which to Work

 Arcos Dorados, the company that operates McDonald’s USVI, placed sixth in the Great Place to Work® 2013 ranking of the best multinational companies to work for in Latin America and the Caribbean. The announcement was made on May 29 in Cancun, Mexico, at a ceremony that marked the tenth annual edition of the list.

Read entire articleJun 20 2013 - 12:11pm