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Pending Retirees to Receive First Annuity Payments

A $1 million advance on the $2.1 million employees’ prior periods missing contributions has been received from the Government of…

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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The Bookworm: Not a Perfect Children's Book

Readers looking for the life story of Baker will find the usual: her rough childhood, her early career, her later performances. So far, so good – until you take into account the missing words, incorrect facts and timeline confusion.

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2015-03-05 22:05:36
St. John Historical Society Releases List of Raffle Prizes, Auction Items for Fundraiser

The St. John Historical Society will host “A Look Backtime -- Historic Art Show and Sale” from 5:30-8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, in the Grand Ballroom of the St. John Weston.

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2015-03-05 12:44:29
Two St. Thomas Men Sentenced for Firearm Violations

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced 21-year-old Desi Henry, Jr. to 40 months in prison for possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number and 22-year-old Jibri Roberts to five months in prison for possession of a firearm within a school zone,

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2015-03-04 21:40:16
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Two St. Thomas Men Sentenced for Firearm Violations

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced 21-year-old Desi Henry, Jr. to 40 months in prison for possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number and 22-year-old Jibri Roberts to five months in prison for possession of a firearm within a school zone,

Read entire articleMar 4 2015 - 10:40pm
Homicides 2015

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.

Read entire articleMar 2 2015 - 6:10pm
St. Thomas Man Injured in Shooting

A man driving west on Brookman Road on Thursday afternoon was shot multiple times by unknown assailants, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleFeb 26 2015 - 11:51pm
St. Thomas Woman Arrested on Embezzlement Charges

Officers on Wednesday arrested Bernita Plummer, 38, on a warrant charging her with embezzlement, obtaining money by false pretenses and grand larceny.

Read entire articleFeb 19 2015 - 11:21pm
Police Recover Stolen Vehicle, Find Unlicensed Firearm

At 2:10 p.m. Monday, V.I. Police Department officers on St. Thomas spotted a vehicle that had been reported as stolen. In recovering the car, they also took an unlicensed firearm off the street.

Read entire articleFeb 17 2015 - 10:10pm
Man Injured in Bergs Home Shooting

A man sitting on a porch in the Bergs Home Housing Community was shot repeatedly Sunday night in a drive-by shooting, the V.I. Police reported.

Read entire articleFeb 16 2015 - 11:16pm
Police Arrest Suspect in Frenchtown Rape

Police on St. Thomas arrested 53-year Lloyd S. Wilkinson Thursday and charged him with first-degree rape and first-degree assault in connection with an attack that took place in Frenchtown early Thursday.

Read entire articleFeb 13 2015 - 5:59pm
Woman Raped in Frenchtown

V.I. Police officers are investigating a rape that was reported Wednesday morning in Frenchtown.

Read entire articleFeb 13 2015 - 12:09am
Clendinen Convicted of Firearm Charge

Jace Clendinen, 31, was found guilty of possessing a firearm with an obliterated serial number after an ammunition magazine fell from a flatbed truck carrying one of the bands during Labor Day J’Ouvert activities.

Read entire articleFeb 10 2015 - 11:57pm
Three Arrested in Two Separate Assault Cases

Three people were arrested and charged in two separate assaults, the V.I. Police Department reported Monday.

Read entire articleFeb 10 2015 - 12:06am