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V.I. Legislature to Celebrate African Liberation Day on May 26

Red, black and green will fly from the grounds of the Legislature’s Capitol Building on St. Thomas during a ceremony…

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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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Memorial Day: Brooklyn Woman Seeks Family of Fallen V.I. Soldier

It's been more than a decade since St. Croix native son Pfc. Jason N. Lynch died in combat in Iraq – June 18, 2004. But his sacrifice has continued to be felt, and not just on the tropical island where he grew up.

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2015-05-24 23:05:38
Beach Advisory for May 18-22

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory, advises the public that these beaches do not meet the water quality standards for swimming or fishing.
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Lindbergh Bay
Water Bay
 

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2015-05-23 04:10:37
Acting AG: Government Attorney Ignored Order to Withdraw Cohen Plea Deal

A government attorney ignored orders to withdraw a plea deal allowing St. Croix radio station owner Jonathan Cohen to skirt 20 out of the 21 pending charges of tax evasion, according to the attorney general.

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2015-05-22 01:05:24
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VITEMA Director Named Vice Chair of National Agency

Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) Director Elton Lewis was named vice chair of the National Emergency Management Agency ((NEMA) Pacific and Territorial Caucus at the NEMA 2014 Mid-Year Policy and Leadership Forum.

Read entire articleMar 15 2014 - 9:10am
Military News of Virgin Islanders for March

Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleMar 8 2014 - 6:13am
Army Officer Bernard Warrington Jr. Promoted to Full Colonel

U.S. Army active duty officer Bernard Warrington Jr., a native Crucian, son of Martha J. Mills and 1988 alum of St. Croix Central High School, was recently promoted to full colonel by MG Stephen Lyons, CG, 8th TSC, Ft. Shafter, Hawaii.

Read entire articleMar 4 2014 - 8:45pm
Virgin Islander Appointed Judge in Maryland

Gov. O’Malley made five appointments to the District Court for Baltimore City including Diana A.E. Smith.

Read entire articleFeb 25 2014 - 11:39pm
Sen. Malone Serves on Council of State Governments National Board

Senate President Shawn-Michael Malone was recently asked to serve on the Executive Board of the Council of State Legislatures.

Read entire articleFeb 19 2014 - 4:24pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for February

Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleFeb 15 2014 - 12:08am
UVI SGA President Named National HBCU All-Star

University of the Virgin Islands Student Government Association (SGA) President Kevin Dixon was named a 2014 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) All-Star in February. The All-Star selection is part of a White House Initiative that recognizes 75 undergraduate, graduate and professional students for their accomplishments in academics, leadership and civic engagement.

Read entire articleFeb 14 2014 - 3:14pm
Shabre Providence Receives Teacher of the Year Honor

 Ricardo Richards Elementary School's Shabre Providence was officially honored as the 2014 State Teacher of the Year (STOY) at a recognition dinner hosted Friday evening at Government House on St. Croix.

Read entire articleJan 14 2014 - 9:39pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for January

 Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleJan 8 2014 - 4:01pm
Military News of Virgin Islanders for December

 Editor's note: The Source newspapers publish available information about Virgin Islanders who are serving their country in the military. For earlier notices, see previous months' files in this section.

Read entire articleDec 6 2013 - 5:21pm