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New WAPA Offices Open on Sept. 2

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority’s Customer Service, Collections, and Revenue Assurance offices will open at the new Four…

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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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UVI and National Park Service Sign Memorandum of Understanding

UVI and the National Park Service enhanced their existing relationship with a memorandum of understanding for a Volunteer for Credit program signed Tuesday in Christiansted.

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2014-08-28 01:10:19
Nana Baby Home Gets $68K from ‘King of the Wing’

Organizers of the annual “King of the Wing” competition cheered up the staff at the Nana Baby Children’s Home on Wednesday with more than $68,000 in donations.

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2014-08-28 00:59:23
Small Fire Breaks Out at Bovoni Landfill

A small fire broke out on the active cell of the Bovoni landfill early Wednesday, but it was extinguished without incident, according to the V.I. Waste Management Authority.

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2014-08-27 23:38:51
Community - Deaths — St. Thomas
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.

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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
David Eugene Francke Dies at 68

 David Eugene Francke, master potter and artist, died in his St. Thomas residence on Sunday, Dec. 1.

Read entire articleDec 4 2013 - 6:48pm