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VIWMA Sets Holiday Hours for Landfills, Transfer Stations

The VI Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) advises residents that the territory’s landfills will be observing holiday hours of operation on…

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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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Crowley Offers Holiday Shipping Tips for Caribbean Residents, Businesses

For residents and businesses in the Caribbean, shopping for the holidays can present the challenge of getting purchases home in time for the festivities. Crowley Maritime Corp.’s shipping and logistics services pick up where retailers leave off.

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2014-11-25 16:43:11
PSC Suspends Portion of LEAC Pegged for WAPA Consultant

Fireworks erupted at Monday night’s PSC meeting, as WAPA officials found themselves faced with the possible elimination of the entire rate financing mechanism (RFM) used to cover the cost of maintenance.

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2014-11-24 22:58:42
Crucian Christmas Starts this Week!

Launching the Christmas season on the big island, St. Croix's storied carnival troupes will strut their stuff at noon Thanksgiving Day for a "Carnival Meets the Runway Troupe Launching."

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2014-11-24 22:43:21
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Elections System of the Virgin Islands 2014 Elections Calendar

This is the 2014 Primary and General Election calendar.

Read entire articleMay 8 2014 - 9:25am
Boys and Girls Clubs Celebrate Thanksgiving with Dinner

The Boys and Girls Club in Christiansted gathered Tuesday after school for a Thanksgiving feast. The St. Thomas Club celebrated on Tuesday and dinner will be served Wednesday at the Frederiksted Club.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 10:13pm
Elections Boards Petitioned to Recount Ballots

Both district boards of Elections received petitions this week from unsuccessful candidates asking for a recount of the general election on Nov. 4.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:59pm
Health Department Signs Contract for Cancer Registry

The V.I. Health Department has signed a contract with Reflectx Oncology Resources to create a long-anticipated territorial cancer registry, according to the department.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:55pm
Corrections Bureau Facing Sanctions for Paying Fed Monitor Late

A court-appointed monitor overseeing compliance on problems at Golden Grove prison is asking the V.I. Bureau of Corrections to be held in contempt of court for repeatedly failing to pay him on time.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:53pm
Friends of V.I. National Park Announce Seminar Series

With the first of the Friends of V.I. National Park seminars slated for Jan. 2, now is the time to sign up. “It’s your connection to the community and you’re connection to the park,” program manager Karen Jarvis said.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:27pm
VIWMA Sets Holiday Hours for Landfills, Transfer Stations

The VI Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) advises residents that the territory’s landfills will be observing holiday hours of operation on Thanksgiving Day.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 6:39pm
St. Thomas- St. John IAA Turkey Bowl Set for Wednesday

The annual St. Thomas- St. John IAA Turkey Bowl, sponsored by Innovative, will kick off Wednesday night, Nov. 26, at Lionel Robert Stadium with three games on the docket. Charlotte Amalie High School (CAHS) and Bertha C. Boschulte (BCB) Middle School are set to do battle for IAA championship glory.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 5:56pm
GERS Issues Bonus Checks to Eligible Retirees

The Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) has announced that the annual VI Lottery bonus checks have been processed and issued for 6,851 eligible retirees.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 5:54pm
Board of Elections Halts Internal Audit

The St. Thomas-St. John Board of Elections has halted its internal audit that had been scheduled for Monday, Nov. 24.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 5:37am