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Friday, July 3, 2020

Restrictions Tighten for Beaches, Bars and Visitors Arriving from Hotspot States

With a total positive COVID-19 count of 98 as of Thursday evening, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. announced new restrictions on beaches starting Friday and at bars effective immediately.
The Dollar fo’ Dollar tour passes through Emancipation Garden. (Priscilla Hintz Rivera photo)

USVI Commemorating 172 Years Since Emancipation with Virtual Concerts, Marches and...

Events marking Emancipation Day will be held on St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

SRMC: Lifts Restrictions on Elective Surgeries and Outpatient Procedures

USVI Lacrosse Association Aims to Bring New Sport to Virgin Islands

Lacrosse is one of the fastest-growing sports in the United States, and thanks to the USVI Lacrosse Association it will be making its way to the territory in the near future.

UVI Plans to Gradually Open for Fall Semester

Although the number of active COVID-19 cases in the territory continues to grow, the University of the Virgin Islands announced Tuesday it will reopen for the fall semester.

STT Medical Facilities Continue to Struggle with Medicaid Compensation

St. Thomas medical establishments are still battling for Medicaid reimbursements, despite government officials saying in December that the “Medicaid cliff” had been averted.

Tourism Reopening: Boom or Bust?

It has been a month since the territory began carefully reopening for visitors, and results are mixed, as reflected in interviews with a number of industry representatives.
V.I. Clean Coasts is focusing on eliminating single-use plastics, including these plastic straws that ended up on Coki Beach. (Photo by Kitty Edwards)

Observing Plastic Free July Still Possible in Time of COVID-19

It will take a little more dedication than usual to eliminate plastic waste this summer, but Plastic Free July, an international movement that began in Australia in 2011, is here to help.

Experiences as a Doctor, Family Man and Human Inform Dante Galiber’s ‘Quotes from the...

In between tennis matches or discussions with his wife, Dante Galiber is known for pausing to write something down. It’s his modus operandi after a profound thought, and he’s managed to pen 458 of them in his recently published book “Quotes from the Quiver.”
The luminaria – candles in a paper bag weighted with sand – shine on the lawn of Legislative building, memorializing some of those lost to gun violence. (Source photo by Kyle Murphy)

Vigil Remembers Lives Lost Due to Gun Violence in the V.I.

A vigil outside of the St. Thomas Legislative building Tuesday honored and remembered those lost to gun violence in the territory, in recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Month.

Territory Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act

The ADA Anniversary Committee will be celebrating the landmark civil rights legislation in a series of virtual events open to the public during July.

Reflections of an Evolving Elder: Close the Bars

VIPD Seeking to Hire Police Auxiliary Officers

Virgin Islands Energy Office Rebate Program Ends

Each household had the potential to receive up to $5,000 in rebates. This program targeted homeowners, renters and small businesses.

Territory Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act

The ADA Anniversary Committee will be celebrating the landmark civil rights legislation in a series of virtual events open to the public during July.

Virgin Islands Energy Office Rebate Program Ends

Each household had the potential to receive up to $5,000 in rebates. This program targeted homeowners, renters and small businesses.

Virgin Islands Energy Office Rebate Program Ends

Each household had the potential to receive up to $5,000 in rebates. This program targeted homeowners, renters and small businesses.
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Something Needs to Change; This Is My Last Effort

Peach Montana is frustrated waiting for tax refunds that have not arrived for four years. A change in priorities by the politicians is needed.

Reflections of an Evolving Elder: Close the Bars

A Message From the President of the V.I. Bar Association

Rosenberg, Compton Top Classes at Inaugural St. Thomas Yacht Club Invitational Regatta

Twenty-one boats, with skippers hailing from all three U.S. Virgin Islands, the British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, USA and Sweden, completed 10 races total.

WAPA SERIES

When storms strike the territory, WAPA’s power plants and electric grids may be adversely affected.

Melee and Missed Opportunities: A Short History of WAPA Part I

As a bevy of Monday morning quarterbacks continue to amuse themselves on social media, radio talk shows and with letters to the editor bashing our Water and Power Authority, the Source would like to add a history lesson to the mix.

The Power Players: A Short History of WAPA Part II

Fact and Reality Check: A Short History of WAPA Part III

After Alpine: A Short History of WAPA Part IV

Virgin Islands Energy Office Rebate Program Ends

Each household had the potential to receive up to $5,000 in rebates. This program targeted homeowners, renters and small businesses.

D’Quan Prentice Dies in Florida

D’Quan Prentice died on Saturday, June 13, in Florida. He was 26 years old.

Mavis H. Charles Dies at 86

Marie A. Charles Dies at 83

Joseph Ezekiel Edwards Dies

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