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VIWMA Announces Easter Holiday Operation Hours

The V.I. Waste Management Authority advises the community of the Easter Holiday scheduled at the territory’s convenience center, landfills and…

 
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TV Host's Accident Took Place on Tortola, Not in USVI

Television news broadcaster Lawrence O'Donnell Jr. was injured in a traffic accident Saturday on Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, not on St. Thomas as word on the street has been whispering all week.

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2014-04-16 23:44:24
Bowsky School Starts First Elementary Honors Chapter

Yvonne Milliner-Bowsky Elementary School is on the move. On Wednesday, the school inducted 19 of its students into the district's first National Elementary Honor Society chapter.

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2014-04-16 23:33:46
Federal Agents Charge Man with Transporting Firearms

Federal agents Monday arrested Manuel Benel Cuadrado at the Cyril E. King Airport, charging him with transporting firearms into the U.S. Virgin Islands in violation of federal law.

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2014-04-16 01:23:01
News — St. Thomas
St. Thomas, St. Croix Vehicle Accidents Kill Two

A man has passed away from injuries from a Tuesday car accident on St. Croix and a woman was killed in another accident on St. Thomas.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 11:44pm
Free Seminar on Supplying EDC Companies, Pre-registration Extended to April 8

 The V.I. Economic Development Commission will host a seminar for businesses certified as Eligible Virgin Islands Suppliers, enabling them to get the inside track on supplying EDC tax beneficiary companies, April 14 on St. Croix and April 16 on St. Thomas. The status places them on a list of suppliers the EDC tells beneficiaries are definitely considered local for the purposes of their benefit requirements. Being on the list results in business coming your way.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:51pm
Elections Board Debates Who Pays for Primaries

At its monthly meeting Wednesday, the St. Croix Board of Elections asked Supervisor of Elections Caroline Fawkes to report on progress in the debate on who's expected to pay for primaries.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:24am
Territorial Hospital Board Balks at Pricey JFL Vendor Contract

The Territorial Hospital Board on Wednesday exhausted a discussion of a major vendor contract that could mean financial relief for Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital but at a steep cost.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:20am
EDA Course to Enhance Comprehensive Planning

Policy makers are engaged this week in an introductory course in economic development to come up with comprehensive planning strategies when it comes to attracting, retaining and boosting local businesses.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:15am
UVI Hosts Law Enforcement Career and Recruitment Fair

Job seekers, students and law enforcement professionals on Wednesday packed the UVI Great Hall on the St. CroixcCampus at the fourth annual Law Enforcement Career and Recruitment Fair.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:09am
Ivanna Eudora Kean High Wins EPA Award

Ivanna Eudora Kean High School has won a 2014 EPA Environmental Quality Award honoring its tilapia aquaponics program.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:03am
Innovative Gets to Keep Comedy Central

Thanks to a last minute agreement, Innovative Cable will continue to broadcast Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and all the MTV channels, the company announced Wednesday.

Read entire articleApr 3 2014 - 1:00am
Crime Stoppers: Help Solve These Crimes

Make sure no crime goes unsolved. Even the smallest bit of information may be just what is needed to solve these burglary and robbery cases.

Read entire articleApr 2 2014 - 12:00pm
Lovett No. 4 in the World in 110m Hurdles, No. 1 in Central America, Caribbean in 60m Hurdles

The Virgin Islands Track and Field Federation (VITFF) has announced that team member Eddie Lovett, a senior at the University of Florida, has started his 2014 outdoor season and is ranked number four in the world in the 110m hurdles.

Read entire articleApr 2 2014 - 12:58am