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Seasonal Prohibition on Fishing or Possession of Queen Conch to Begin June 1

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries reminds the public of the upcoming seasonal prohibition of fishing for queen conch…

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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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Unemployment Insurance: Businesses Need to Ask for Audit

The former commissioner of the Department of Labor urges V.I. business owners to request audits of their Unemployment Insurance accounts. 

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2016-05-26 15:48:17
JFL Hospital Bypassed Board for Questionable Bonuses

Recently ousted JFL Hospital CEO Ken Okolo and the current CFO received bonuses of $25,000 and $15,000 without approval by the hospital's governing board, hospital officials told senators Tuesday.

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2016-05-25 10:02:19
The Bookworm: 'On the Origins of Sports'

Why are games played like they are, with different balls and a field of certain size? “On the Origins of Sports” by Gary Belsky & Neil Fine explains those and many other head-scratchers.

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2016-05-24 23:06:20
Community - Data — St. Thomas
DEPARTING CHIEF GIVES STATE-OF-WAPA REPORT

The following report was presented by Joseph R. Thomas Jr., executive director of the Water and Power Authority, on May 2, 2002, in testimony before the Senate Government Operations Committee two days after he and the WAPA board agreed to an "amicable separation" at the end of his first year as chief executive of the utility.

Read entire articleMay 6 2002 - 2:00pm
LAWS ENCOURAGE REVITALIZATION, REHABILITATION

The territory has enacted two incentive programs, one to encourage investment in areas deemed to be "in need of economic and physical revitalization" on St. Croix and St. Thomas, the other to encourage rehabilitation of historic structures on St. Croix. Attorney Marjorie Roberts, a tax law specialist, says the programs are expected to be fully implemented in the next few months.

Read entire articleApr 28 2002 - 9:19pm
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

Who makes decisions affecting the West Indian Co. Ltd? A nine-member board of directors appointed by the Public Finance Authority. What about the Industrial Development Commission and other boards? Check here for our list-in-progress of members of V.I. boards and commissions.

Read entire articleFeb 20 2002 - 11:04am
SUMMARY OF CRIMES JAN. 14 - JAN. 20, 2002

As a service to the St. Thomas community the Source offers a list of type and location of robberies, burglaries and assaults on a weekly basis. The information is provided to the Source by the V.I. Police Department's Division of Planning, Research and Evaluation. The intention is to advise the public of areas where crimes have taken place in recent weeks.

Read entire articleFeb 4 2002 - 8:33pm
SUMMARY OF CRIMES JAN. 7 - JAN. 13, 2002

As a service to the St. Thomas community the Source offers a list of type and location of robberies, burglaries and assaults on a weekly basis. The information is provided to the Source by the V.I. Police Department's Division of Planning, Research and Evaluation. The intention is to advise the public of areas where crimes have taken place in recent weeks.

Read entire articleFeb 4 2002 - 8:16pm
SUMMARY OF CRIMES DEC. 31, 2001 - JAN. 6, 2002

As a service to the St. Thomas community the Source offers a list of type and location of robberies, burglaries and assaults on a weekly basis. The information is provided to the Source from the V.I. Police Department's Division of Planning, Research and Evaluation. The intention is to advise the public of areas where crimes have taken place in recent weeks.

Read entire articleFeb 4 2002 - 8:01pm
2002 SCHEDULE OF EDC PUBLIC HEARINGS

Here is the complete schedule of Economic Development Commission hearing dates for 2002, along with information on filing an application.

Read entire articleJan 28 2002 - 1:55pm
STATE OF THE TERRITORY ADDRESS 2002 -- PART I

Here is the first part of the entire text of Gov. Charles W. Turnbull's 2002 State of the Territory Address.

Read entire articleJan 14 2002 - 8:02pm
STATE OF THE TERRITORY ADDRESS 2002 – PART II

Here is the second half of the entire text of Gov. Charles W. Turnbull's 2002 State of the Territory Address.

Read entire articleJan 14 2002 - 8:02pm
TOY SAFETY TIPS

In time for Christmas the Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs has released a list of tips for toy buying.

Read entire articleDec 21 2001 - 10:15am