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St. Thomas Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

Police on St. Thomas arrested Ruben J. George, 22, of Bolongo Bay at 3:50 p.m. Saturday on a series…

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WICO CEO: Workshops Encourage Economy

The West Indian Co. Ltd. recently hosted a two-day business development workshop for entrepreneurs interested in starting their own tourism-related business.

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2015-08-04 00:58:23
Chaotic Kayak Race Raises $57,000 for Team River Runner

Thirty-two kayak teams went head to head in a heated race Sunday afternoon on Oppenheimer Beach at the fifth annual Chaotic Kayak Race. The fundraiser raised more than $57,603.

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2015-08-03 22:41:44
Man Stabbed, Refuses to Cooperate

A man was stabbed Saturday afternoon, but refused to offer any explanation or give any information to police officers investigating the case, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2015-08-03 00:09:38
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Kindercamp Stimulates Learning for Pre-K Students

It isn’t often that kids smile when they are dropped off for summer school, but the Family Connection Kindercamp on St. Thomas uses a child-led learning approach to engage its young students.

Read entire articleAug 4 2015 - 12:03am
Chaotic Kayak Race Raises $57,000 for Team River Runner

Thirty-two kayak teams went head to head in a heated race Sunday afternoon on Oppenheimer Beach at the fifth annual Chaotic Kayak Race. The fundraiser raised more than $57,603.

Read entire articleAug 3 2015 - 10:41pm
Jackson Win Unanimous Decision

John Jackson put his height, reach and speed to good use Sunday night to earn a unanimous decision over seasoned Filipino southpaw Dennis Laurente at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida.

Read entire articleAug 3 2015 - 1:42am
@Work: Tea, Anyone?

From the popular Chinese oolong to the more obscure South African rooibos, Judith Watlington-Edwin knows her teas. 'There are so many places that celebrate tea and its serving,' said the owner of E’s Garden Tea House and Things,

Read entire articleAug 2 2015 - 9:26pm
St. Thomas Photographer's Work Picked for Museum's Collection

A series of prints of five digital photographs by St. Thomas photographer Erik Miles has been incorporated into the permanent collection of El Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico in San Juan.

Read entire articleAug 1 2015 - 11:48pm
Attorney General: Another One Bites the Dust

Gov. Kenneth Mapp has gone through his third attorney general. On Thursday, Mapp removed acting-Attorney General James Carroll from the position he had appointed him to three months ago.

Read entire articleAug 1 2015 - 1:00am
Sea View Agrees to Close Doors

Sea View Nursing Home in Bolongo has agreed to close its doors after being terminated from participation in Medicare when federal inspectors found a string of deficiencies.

Read entire articleAug 1 2015 - 12:08am
Mapp Names Clifford Joseph Acting Fire Services Director

Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp on Friday announced that he has named Captain/Fire Marshall Clifford Joseph acting director of the Virgin Islands Fire Service, effective immediately.

Read entire articleJul 31 2015 - 11:55pm
Young Scientists Share Latest Research at UVI

The territory’s young scientists gathered at the St. Thomas campus of the University of the Virgin Islands Friday for the 13th Annual Summer Science Research Symposium.

Read entire articleJul 31 2015 - 11:19pm
Community And Police Town Hall Meeting Slated

The Community and Police Association, in conjunction with the Red Hook Community Alliance, will conduct a town hall meeting for residents and businesses.

Read entire articleJul 31 2015 - 9:00pm