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VIEDA, EDC Schedule Governing Board Decision Meeting for Nov. 24

The V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA), along with its subsidiary the Economic Development Commission (EDC), will hold a Governing Board…

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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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Virtue of the Week: Respect

R-E-S-P-E-C-T, find out what it means to you in Virtue of the Week.

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2014-11-23 21:45:15
Gerards Shooting for Gold

Ned and Karen Gerard have targeted gold in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games underway in Veracruz, Mexico.

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2014-11-21 19:09:39
The Bookworm: “H2O” is Not All Wet

While this is an excellent book for teens ages 14 and up, I think adults will enjoy it too. Don’t walk past it, if you’re a fan of post-Apocalyptic novels, because “H2O” is definitely not all wet.

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2014-11-20 23:03:13
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@Work: Realtor Offers More than Location

After 26 years in the business, Suzanne Mabe has no trouble recalling her first real estate sale. The office was so new, saw horses served asfurniture. Since then, Mabe has become one of St. Thomas’ most respected Realtors.

Read entire articleNov 24 2014 - 12:01am
Governor Signs Stadium Contract

Gov. John deJongh Jr. signed a $20 million contract with General Engineering Corporation for the the demolition of St. Croix's Paul E. Joseph Stadium and the design and construction of a new sports complex.

Read entire articleNov 23 2014 - 11:27pm
Ag and Food Fair Draws Hundreds to Enjoy Bounty

Hundreds of folks bounded out Saturday to the 31st Annual St. Thomas-St. John Agriculture and Food Fair on the rolling green hills of the Reichhold Center for the Arts at UVI.

Read entire articleNov 23 2014 - 12:38am
Police Shoot Two Armed Robbery Suspects, Apprehend Two Others

A day of shopping was interrupted by a hail of gunfire Saturday as two suspects were shot by police and two others arrested following an armed robbery at the Sunny Isles Shopping Center on St. Croix.

Read entire articleNov 22 2014 - 11:13pm
Marine Council Discusses Moorings, Other Issues

The governor's Marine Economic Development Council discussed ongoing efforts to create public-private partnerships to keep mooring spots available to the public.

Read entire articleNov 21 2014 - 9:13pm
Riley Oram Wins Antilles Spelling Bee

Sixth grader Riley Oram was able to power through two days of grueling competition this week to become 2014 Spelling Bee champion at Antilles School, the school announced.

Read entire articleNov 21 2014 - 6:28pm
Senate Organizes into New Democratic Majority

Just a week after the general election results were finalized by Elections officials, the Senate has announced the formation of a new Democratic majority and officers.

Read entire articleNov 20 2014 - 11:43pm
Scotiabank and FirstBank Report Security Breaches

Both Scotia Bank and FirstBank have asked their customers to be on the alert because the banks experienced security breaches.

Read entire articleNov 20 2014 - 11:39pm
GERS Board Raises Contribution Rates for Employees and Employers

GERS trustees voted Thursday to increase contribution rates for employees and employers at a board meeting focusing on reducing a multimillion-dollar funding gap.

Read entire articleNov 20 2014 - 11:33pm
WAPA Amends Cost of Propane Project for Improvements, Adverse Conditions

WAPA board members voted Thursday to expand the budget for their ongoing propane conversion project, amending the contract from $87 million to $150 million.

Read entire articleNov 20 2014 - 11:31pm