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Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Ends On Dec. 7

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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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The Bookworm: Can the End of Life be Sweet?

I think if you’re a caretaker for an elderly relative or if you ever plan on growing old yourself and want to maintain quality of life, this book is an absolute must-read.

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2014-10-22 20:22:00
Ports Must Continuously Reinvest

Having just returned from the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association conference in St. Maarten, WICO's president reports on the growth of the West Indian Company.

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2014-10-21 22:34:51
Undercurrents: CZM Quietly Approves Harbor Landfill to Widen Veterans Drive

After decades of controversy, the Veterans Drive widening project, which requires major landfill of the Charlotte Amalie Harbor on St. Thomas, has passed not with a bang but a whimper.

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2014-10-20 22:26:23
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Joseph Robert Jr. Arrested in Cruz Bay on Gun Charges

Joseph Robert Jr. was arrested Thursday after a fight at Cap’s Place bar in Cruz Bay, Police Department spokesman Melody Rames said. He was charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleOct 16 2014 - 10:52pm
Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics 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 articleOct 8 2014 - 4:14pm
St. Thomas Man Charged with Robbery and Assault

Police on St. Thomas arrested 34-year-old Hakim Brooks, charging him with first-degree robbery, third-degree assault and grand larceny.

Read entire articleSep 24 2014 - 6:47pm
Father and Son Charged with February Assault

Father and son Allynford Fleming and Sha’mall Fleming were arrested and charged with third degree assault and other charges seven months after an incident in which the two allegedly beat a man.

Read entire articleSep 24 2014 - 6:41pm
Holiday Crackdown Nets DUI Arrests

Traffic Enforcement officers in the U.S. Virgin Islands conducted a Labor Day weekend traffic crackdown, resulting in seven arrests on St. Thomas of people allegedly driving under the influence.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:53pm
Wilkins Charged with Threatening Wife

Leon Alphonso Wilkins was arrested Tuesday and held without bail after allegedly assaulting his wife, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:47pm
Police Arrest Man on Firearm Charges

Police on St. Thomas arrested 31-year-old Jace Clendinen on a public street in the Smith Bay area Monday, charging him with possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 10:45pm
Man Injured by Gunshot Near Altona Bar

A 39-year-old St. Thomas man was injured by gunshot about 10 p.m. Saturday near a bar in the Altona area, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleSep 2 2014 - 9:50pm
Three Sentenced to 10 Years Each for Robbery with Firearms

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced three St. Croix men to 10 years in prison each for their roles in two armed robberies that took place in January 2013.

Read entire articleAug 20 2014 - 11:35pm
Police Probe Three Unrelated Shootings

Police on St. Thomas are investigating three separate non-fatal shootings that occurred recently. The cases remain open and under investigation.

Read entire articleAug 18 2014 - 7:31pm