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VIEDA, Boards to Hold Public Hearing, Decision Meeting

A public hearing for the Economic Development Commission (EDC) will be held at 9 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 11. Also,…

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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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Virtue of the Week: Idealism

When you have ideals, you really care about what is right and meaningful in life. You follow your beliefs. You don’t just accept things the way they are. You make a difference. 

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2016-02-07 16:03:50
DPNR Advises Residents on Zika Virus

The V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) urges the community to employ sound pest management practices that will prevent the breeding of mosquitoes in and around their homes.

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2016-02-06 01:22:43
Conference Participants Bring Back Classroom Technology Innovations

For Antilles’ tech-savvy social studies teacher Kim Murtha, walking into this year’s Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) was like walking into a favorite candy store.

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2016-02-05 16:45:15
News - Police — St. Thomas
Man Charged with Robbery

Delano Somersall, 26 of Oswald Harris Court, was arrested Thursday afternoon after he was identified as the individual who robbed a woman on the outskirts of Yacht Haven Grande.
 

Read entire articleFeb 2 2016 - 12:20am
Contant Man Arrested on Firearm Charge

Kareem Huggins, a 29-year-old Contant man, was arrested early Sunday and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, according to the V.I. Police Department. 

Read entire articleJan 27 2016 - 7:25pm
12-year-old Charged with Rape

     A 12-year-old male was arrested Monday and charged with first-degree aggravated rape, the V.I. Police Department reported 

Read entire articleJan 27 2016 - 7:07pm
Police Investigate Bovoni Robbery

 Two armed men robbed a woman who had just parked her car in front of her Estate Bovoni residence Friday evening, stealing her handbag, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleJan 24 2016 - 11:19am
Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleJan 23 2016 - 4:54pm
Suspect Arrested in Home Burglary

Moses Laronde, a 21-year-old resident of Estate Thomas, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and charged with burglary in connection with a break-in at an Estate Bovoni home.

Read entire articleJan 22 2016 - 10:50pm
Woman Faces Domestic Violence Charge

At 5:30 p.m. Sunday, the V.I. Police Department arrested Asiana Thurmond, 19, of Nordsideve and charged her with third-degree burglary/domestic violence.

Read entire articleJan 19 2016 - 11:30pm
Woman Charged with Child Neglect

The V.I. Police Department on Monday arrested 32-year-old Shermer Joseph of Prindsens Gade and charged her with child neglect.

Read entire articleJan 18 2016 - 11:54pm
Savan Man Arrested on Firearm Charges

Police responding to a report of gunfire early Saturday arrested Zebedee Schulterbrandt on unlicensed firearm charges. 

Read entire articleJan 16 2016 - 11:08pm
Man Stabbed in Chest at Fort Myliner

A man who offered a man a ride was stabbed in the chest Saturday morning and treated at the Schneider Regional Medical Center. 

Read entire articleJan 16 2016 - 10:57pm