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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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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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Beach Advisory for June 20-24

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 by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-06-25 06:17:40
911 in USVI Still Lacking Spanish Speakers

Although the U.S. Virgin Islands has a substantial Spanish-speaking population and a significant minority who speak Spanish only, those who call 911 for emergency assistance may have difficulty communicating, because there is still a shortage of bilingual operators. 

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2016-06-24 01:06:57
Dunston Sues Governor Over Demotion

V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston is suing Gov. Kenneth Mapp to reverse Mapp's removal of Dunston as presiding judge, arguing V.I. law does not allow the governor to change his tenure in office nor to reduce his pay. 

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2016-06-23 17:27:48
Lifestyles - Food and Wine — St. Thomas
CONCH FRITTERS

Another delightful West Indian treat from cookbook author Michele Evans.

Read entire articleJan 28 1999 - 7:19am
FUNGI

Cookbook author Michele Evans shares a recipe for a West Indian staple.

Read entire articleJan 28 1999 - 7:18am
FUNGI

Cookbook author Michele Evans shares a recipe for a West Indian staple.

Read entire articleJan 28 1999 - 7:08am
CONCH FRITTERS

More "island delight" from cookbook author Michele Evans.
These savory, crisp fritters, laced with the delicate flavor of conch, are favorite snacks throughout the islands.
Feel free to print these recipes for your own collection by clicking on the printer icon at the top of the menu.

Read entire articleJan 19 1999 - 9:30am
RECIPES BY MICHELE EVANS

Award-winning cookbook author Michele Evans of St. Thomas offers recipes for local West Indian cuisine — and more.

Read entire articleJan 13 1999 - 2:44pm
HARTWELL'S AMERICAN BRASSERIE NOW OPEN

The Old Stone Farmhouse has reopened as Hartwell's American Brasserie, thanks to owner/chef Tom Hartwell and his wife, Terry Rahm.

Read entire articleJan 6 1999 - 10:20am
HARTWELL'S AMERICAN BRASSERIE

The Old Stone Farmhouse has reopened as Hartwell's American Brasserie, thanks to owner/chef Tom Hartwell and his wife, Terry Rahm.

Read entire articleJan 6 1999 - 10:18am
FAGIOLI, ISLAND'S NEWEST ITALIAN RESTAURANT

Like me, many of you were probably wondering what was happening down on the Waterfront at the location vacated by CafeSito. Curiosity got the better of me, so I went to find out.

Read entire articleJan 6 1999 - 10:16am
FAGIOLI: ISLAND'S NEWEST ITALIAN RESTAURANT

Before you set in stone your plans for Old Year's Night, consider the island's newest Italian restaurant, Fagioli.

Read entire articleDec 30 1998 - 7:45am