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Public Works Reminds Public of Lane Closures in Market Square Area

The Department of Public Works reminds the motoring public that there will be traffic interruptions and one lane closures throughout…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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The Bookworm: One Impressive Thought-Provoker

This drama isn’t just in the courtroom. Jean Love Cush’s characters are created razor sharp and put in gut-wrenching situations.

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2014-09-01 20:03:46
Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people, you help them. You do a careful job, giving your very best effort. Caring makes the world a safer place.

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2014-09-01 00:36:45
Hansen Seeks Pardon to Stay on Ballot

Attorneys representing Hansen have asked Gov. John deJongh Jr. for a pardon, which would allow her to continue as a candidate for the 31st Legislature in the November general election.

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2014-08-31 20:33:35
Community - Deaths — St. Thomas
Legislative Photographer Kenneth Christopher Dies

Kenneth "KC" Christopher, long-time photographer for the Legislature on St. Croix, passed away suddenly over the weekend, bringing an outpouring of condolences to his family from  senators.

Read entire articleMar 12 2014 - 12:48am
Cecil Warrington Taylor Dies

Cecil Warrington Taylor was born Nov. 3, 1938, in Tabernacle, St. Kitts, to Isaac Taylor and Albertha Harris Taylor.

Read entire articleFeb 11 2014 - 8:01pm
Mario Edward Bryan Esq. Dies

Mario Edward Bryan Esq. died at home on Jan. 23.

Read entire articleFeb 4 2014 - 12:41am
Felicia Sims Hall Dies at 65

Beloved long-time resident of St. Thomas, Felicia Sims Hall passed away peacefully in her son’s home in Baton Rouge, La., surrounded by family and friends. After fighting a two-year battle with cancer, she was finally called home on the morning of Jan. 17 at the age of 65.

Read entire articleJan 27 2014 - 3:05pm
Patrick M. Rice Dies in Florida

Patrick M. Rice of Bradenton, Fla., 87, passed away Jan. 10, 2014.

Read entire articleJan 21 2014 - 8:32pm
Kevin Marshall Dies at 40

Kevin Marshall, chef at the Caribbean Saloon, passed away on Tuesday, the 7th of January, on St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. Marshall, as he was known by all locally, was an integral part of the Caribbean Saloon family, with his magnificent, gentle personality and unforgettable smile.

Read entire articleJan 21 2014 - 8:29pm
Federico O. Dottin M.D. Dies

 Federico O. Dottin M.D. was born on Aug. 11, 1923, in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, to Juan Thomas Dottin and Dominga Otero vda Dottin. He died peacefully on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands on Monday, Jan. 13.

Read entire articleJan 13 2014 - 10:07pm
William Tervo Dies in Florida

 William "Bill" Tervo passed away in Tampa, Florida, on Dec. 18 at the age of 78.

Read entire articleJan 9 2014 - 2:57pm
Mary Katherine Carlson Dies in California

Artist Mary Katherine Carlson, known as Kathy Carlson, died on Dec. 26 in Oak Park, California, just shortly after she had been diagnosed with liver cancer. She was 74 years old. She and her husband, William Carlson, made St. Thomas their home from 1993-2008

Read entire articleJan 6 2014 - 3:15pm
Deborah Jan Karlin Dies at 62

 Deborah Jan Karlin of Estate Wintberg died at home on Dec. 3. She was 62.

Read entire articleDec 6 2013 - 5:31pm