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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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Register Today for V.I. Drought Monitor Forum at UVI

The U.S. Department of Agriculture invites local agencies, farmers, researchers, teachers, students, weather enthusiasts and all others impacted by drought and climate change to participate in a free Drought Monitor Forum.

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2016-08-23 17:42:12
Undercurrents: Medical Malpractice System Gets a Little Treatment, but Continues to Limp

V.I. attorneys say it’s getting harder and harder for people who want to take on the establishment with a medical malpractice claim to find an attorney to represent them. But they need help. 

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2016-08-22 23:15:29
Joint Elections Meeting Takes Up Candidate Complaints

The Joint Boards of Elections met briefly Monday to address some minor concerns about the conduct of the Aug. 6 party primary and the upcoming Nov. 8 general election, but a technical glitch forced an early adjournment.

 

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2016-08-22 20:32:47
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WSVI TV Addressing Technical Issues Beyond Its Control

 Viewers who watch WSVI-TV Channel 8 on Innovative Cable TV on St. Croix, St. Thomas and St. John since Thursday night, Aug. 22, are apparently experiencing no sound when watching Channel 8.

Read entire articleAug 23 2013 - 1:31pm
McDonald’s Gives Quarter Pounders a Flavorful New Twist

 McDonald’s Restaurants of USVI invites burger lovers to experience a brand new line for the iconic Quarter Pounder. Made with 100 percent beef, the burgers feature a variety of new toppings such as habanero ranch sauce, bacon and colorful veggies, all on a bakery-style bun.

Read entire articleAug 19 2013 - 3:33pm
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