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Seasonal Closure of Queen Conch Fishing June 1 -- Oct. 31 Announced

The annual queen conch seasonal closure will commence on June 1 for both the St. Croix and St. Thomas-St. John…

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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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Carnival Mile Is Highlight of Last Day of Celebrations

Saturday’s Carnival Mile resulted in a field of enthusiastic runners and walkers, and it produced very good times in all seven age groups. The race saw the return of young and old regulars as well as breakthroughs by runners whose development has been witnessed in race results over recent years.

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2015-05-04 00:32:03
Virtue of the Week: Commitment

Commitment is deciding carefully what you want to do, then giving 100 percent, holding nothing back. You give your all to friendship, a task, or something you believe in. You finish what you start. You keep your promises.

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2015-05-03 21:24:58
The Bookworm: 'Buster the Little Garbage Truck'

With colorful illustrations by Kevin Zimmer and a sweet saves-the-day story by author Marcia Berneger, “Buster the Little Garbage Truck” will make it easy to choose a book for story time or bedtime.

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2015-04-30 23:03:28
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VIRGIN ISLANDS HEAD BANDANA

Purchase your locally designed bandana today!This bandana is the perfect way to advertise our beautiful Virgin Islands as well as express your love for the V.I.

Read entire articleMar 6 2002 - 1:44pm
SLOOP JONES – AT COLOR OF JOY

Looking for original art combined with practical, casual island clothing? Look no further than Color of Joy at American Yacht Harbor in Red Hook, where you will find an array of Sloop Jones island designed clothing to choose from.

Read entire articleFeb 28 2002 - 11:34am
SOFT TOUCH BOUTIQUE

Celebrating today's lifestyle from petite to plus sizes!
Step inside Soft Touch Boutique and feel the magic of treating yourself to the finest in women's clothing on St. Thomas.
From August Silk to Gilar, Donna Morgan, JS Collection, Maggie London and more, you will find just the right thing for that business luncheon or that special romantic evening – and everything in between.

Read entire articleFeb 6 2002 - 1:38pm
Chris Sawyer Dive Center

Chris Sawyer has over 30 years diving experience, over 17 years in the business with a perfect safety record, experienced and friendly dive instructors and a focus on fun and safety.
What more could you want from a dive center?
For a better look at what Chris Sawyer Dive has to offer, check out the website at www.sawyerdive.vi.
A PADI five star dive facility.

Read entire articleDec 14 2001 - 1:29pm
DRAUGHTING SHAFT IS YOU EVERYDAY GIFT SOURCE

With the Holidays gone, the Draughting Shaft is still your Gift Source all year long! Check here for a sample of gifts appropriate for all occasions!

Read entire articleDec 5 2001 - 4:59pm
Awesome Powerboat Rentals

Awesome Powerboat Rentals offer 22 to 26 foot twin engine catamarans for half or full day adventures. This is perfect for island hopping, fishing, diving, or just finding that special secluded beach. For a complete rundown check out the website at www.powerboatrentalsvi.com.
Recommended by Caribbean Travel and Life magazine.
Call (340) 775-0860.

Read entire articleOct 26 2001 - 3:57pm
Park Mooring, Anchoring Fees Discussed

There probably will be no local boaters' rate when the V.I. National Park's mooring and anchoring fee program goes into effect, acting park planner Jim Owens said after a meeting Monday, Oct. 15, at the Legislature in Cruz Bay.

Read entire articleOct 17 2001 - 12:32pm
Columbus Day Regatta Is A Beginner's Dream

Caribbean-perfect sailing conditions sandwiched between Hurricane Iris and Tropical Storm Jerry made for excellent racing -- with a stunning upset at the very end -- at the weekend Columbus Day Regatta hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club.

Read entire articleOct 9 2001 - 1:13pm
Meeting Set On New Boating Regulations

Regional U.S. Coast Guard officials are encouraging St. Thomas and St. John commercial boaters to attend a meeting on the morning of Sept. 28 to go over new marine safety regulations coming into effect this season and to review those already in place.

Read entire articleSep 15 2001 - 6:50am
ART ON ST. CROIX

If you are looking for art, or even food and art, here is the list that will help you chose where to look first. The listings here are compiled from a brochure currently in production to introduce and chronicle the art scene on St. Croix.

Read entire articleSep 1 2001 - 8:15am