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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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Beach Advisory for May 18-22

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory, advises the public that these beaches do not meet the water quality standards for swimming or fishing.
St. Thomas
Lindbergh Bay
Water Bay
 

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2015-05-23 04:10:37
Scheduled Memorial Day Activities Will Honor Veterans

On Memorial Day, May 25, the Office of Veterans Affairs, American Legion, Survivor Outreach Services and the VA Vet Center have partnered to commemorate all veterans who have paid the ultimate sacrifice and honor those who are still serving our country faithfully, loyally and with honor.

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2015-05-23 03:50:07
Acting AG: Government Attorney Ignored Order to Withdraw Cohen Plea Deal

A government attorney ignored orders to withdraw a plea deal allowing St. Croix radio station owner Jonathan Cohen to skirt 20 out of the 21 pending charges of tax evasion, according to the attorney general.

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2015-05-22 01:05:24
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DEE SPEAR, DEM BOYS TAKE JULY OPEN HONORS

Catching and releasing two blue marlin over the weekend earned Dee Spear the prestigious Give 'm Line Trophy, making her the fifth woman to win the award in the 38-year history of the July Open Tournament, hosted Friday through Sunday by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club.

Read entire articleJul 9 2001 - 1:06pm
107-INCH BIG BLUE WINS JUNE MOON TOURNAMENT

Big fish, big money: Those were the lures for creating the June Moon tournament last year, and they worked again for the second annual competition, held last June 29 to July 1 and hosted by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club. Stewart Loveland aboard Salt Shaker caught the winning marlin.

Read entire articleJul 3 2001 - 1:39pm
107-INCH BIG BLUE WINS JUNE MOON TOURNAMENT

Big fish, big money: Those were the lures for creating the June Moon tournament last year, and they worked again for the second annual competition, held June 29-July 1 and hosted by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club. Stewart Loveland aboard Salt Shaker caught the winning marlin.

Read entire articleJul 3 2001 - 1:34pm
SUNDAY DIVES IN JULY AT CHRIS SAWYER DIVE

Enjoy Sunday dives in July at Chris Sawyer Dive Center. Take a class or dive the BVI's. It's all here.

Read entire articleJun 27 2001 - 10:46pm
80 YOUTHS TO RACE IN OPTIMIST REGATTA

More than 80 sailors 7 to 15 years of age from the Caribbean, U.S. mainland and Spain are registered for the 9th annual Scotiabank International Optimist Regatta on St. Thomas’s East End over Father's Day weekend.

Read entire articleJun 12 2001 - 7:13am
TENNIS AND GOLF

St. Croix is home to two world-class, 18-hole golf courses and many tennis courts.

Read entire articleJun 1 2001 - 2:36am
JUNE NIGHT DIVES AT CHRIS SAWYER DIVE

June brings some great opportunities for night dives at Chris Sawyer Dive Center. Take a class or dive the BVI's. It's all here.

Read entire articleMay 30 2001 - 6:28pm
2001 FATHER'S DAY FISHING TOURNAMENT IS JUNE 10

The Committee for the Betterment of Carenage, with co-sponsors Coors Light, Offshore Marine and Hawaiian Tropic, will host the annual Father's Day Fishing Tournament on Sunday, June 10. The event is traditionally held the weekend before Father's Day.

Read entire articleMay 29 2001 - 5:34pm
WHALES TARRY IN VI WATERS A LITTLE LONGER

If you missed this season's series of whale-watching trips organized by the Environmental Association of St. Thomas-St. John, there is still time left to spot the huge ocean-going mammals, says E.A.S.T. board member Craig Barshinger.

Read entire articleApr 4 2001 - 11:50am
ANNUAL BASTILLE DAY KINGFISH TOURNAMENT

Make your plans now. The Annual Bastille Day Kingfish Tournament will be held Sunday, July 15 at Hull Bay, St. Thomas. Fishing begins at 5:30 a.m and ends at noon, when the beach side party begins, with food, music, and fun. An awards ceremony will follow.

Read entire articleMar 7 2001 - 10:00pm