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Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics broken down by island, as…

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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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The Bookworm: 'The Lollipop Monster’s Christmas'

Every home, it seems, contains a Gimme Monster at some point or other during the holidays. When that happens, you need “The Lollipop Monster’s Christmas.”

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2014-12-18 21:50:26
Travelers Get Free Wi-Fi at CEKA

Cyril E. King Airport on St. Thomas now offers free high-speed Wi-Fi to departing passengers. The service began last weekend, the Department of Tourism said Wednesday. Rohsen will be next.

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2014-12-17 19:23:05
Source Manager’s Journal: News From the Mainland

Virgin Islanders focused on Christmas shopping, the changeover in government, algae on the beach and the potential Hovensa sale may have missed some of the news from the mainland.

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2014-12-17 17:09:53
Community - Deaths — St. Thomas
Lybia Magali Callwood Joins Ancestors

Lybia Magali Callwood transitioned to the ancestral realm on Monday, July 28, on St. Thomas, V.I. Ancestral services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 7, at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

Read entire articleAug 2 2014 - 5:50pm
Memorial Services Planned for Rubio Alexander Finch, Dead at 60

Rubio Alexander “Butch” Finch died on June 25 in Atlanta, Georgia, at the age of 60.

Read entire articleJul 9 2014 - 7:44pm
WAPA Mourns Passing of Alberto Bruno-Vega

The governing board, management and staff of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority join with family and friends of Alberto Bruno-Vega to mourn his passing.

Read entire articleJun 19 2014 - 4:56am
James Scott Wisby Dies in Tennessee

James Scott Wisby, of Nashville, Tenn., died on Saturday, June 14, at home after living for 10 years with Alzheimer’s disease.

Read entire articleJun 16 2014 - 6:47pm
Eleanor Virginia Rostad Dies at 90

Eleanor Virginia Rostad died on May 31, in Coral Springs, Fla. The memorial service and interment will be held on June 27 at Rosehill Memorial Cemetery in Minot, N.D. Eleanor was born Sept. 17, 1923, in Blabon, N.D., to Eric and Olga Amundson Norberg. She was 90 years old.

Read entire articleJun 9 2014 - 10:01pm
Debra N. Turbe Sokolowski Clapp Dies in Florida

Debra N. Turbe Sokolowski Clapp of Deltona, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on March 22. She was 60 years old.

Read entire articleMay 14 2014 - 8:13pm
Jeanette Ann Magras Dies at 43

Jeanette Ann Magras died on May 2 at 43 years of age.

Read entire articleMay 9 2014 - 7:48pm
Susanna H. Wynne Dies at 78

Susanna H. Wynne, 78, of Cortez, Fla., died unexpectedly and peacefully in her sleep May 3.

Read entire articleMay 8 2014 - 6:20pm
Hotel Icon Lorette Resch Dies at 86

Lorette Resch, prominent member of the U.S. Virgin Islands community, died on April 21 at age 86. Though born in Brooklyn, New York, Resch was an islander at heart and will be deeply missed by family, friends and colleagues.

Read entire articleApr 28 2014 - 11:06pm
Drew R.E. Wallen Dies in Florida

It is with great sadness that the family of Drew R.E. Wallen shares the news of his passing in Davie, Florida, on April 2 after a brief illness.

Read entire articleApr 25 2014 - 4:29pm