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Jewel of the Seas docked at West Indian Co. Ltd dock Monday. (sap photo)

A welcome sight: Jewel of the Seas docked at West Indian Co. Ltd dock Monday. (sap photo)


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Coki Beach was filled with visitors last week.

Slow Return of Beaches, Tourism Industry is Bittersweet for Visitors, Residents

Tourism is beginning to rebound on St.Thomas, and the beaches are coming back to life. But for residents and longtime visitors, the difference between 'what was' and 'what is' is a reminder of a recovery that won't be finished for years.
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Officer Omari Lewis of the USVI Department of Planning and Environmental Resources shakes hands with Marc Weiser, after Weiser’s vessel was salvaged and returned Saturday. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

Salvaged Vessels Returned to Owners, Operations Continue

Five vessels either sunk or run aground by Hurricanes Irma and Maria have been salvaged from Flamingo Bay and returned to their owners at no cost to the owner, as salvage operations on St. Thomas continue.
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Volunteers hustle to hand out supplies and keep the line of cars moving quickly at Saturday's VI-R3 event.

St. Croix Residents Line Up Early for VI-R3 Distribution

When organizers of Virgin Islands-Relief, Recover, Rebuild, known as VI-R3, arrived at their most recent distribution event, they found residents had been waiting in the Sunshine Mall parking lot since 6 a.m. for the 11 a.m. event.
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Terminix Companies Sentenced for Applying Restricted Use Pesticides in the V.I.

Terminix International Company LP and a U.S. Virgin Islands operation, Terminix International USVI LLC, were sentenced Monday for violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Editorial / Blogs

Virtue of the Week: Detachment

Detachment is experiencing your feelings without allowing your feelings to control you. With detachment you are free to choose how you will act. You use thinking and feeling together, so you can make smart choices.
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Governor Mapp Is Wrong; A Waste To Energy System Can Be Implemented Here

Greg Miller responds to Gov. Mapp’s opposition to Waste To Energy systems being tried in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Virtue of the Week: Thankfulness

Thankfulness is being grateful for what we have. It is an attitude of gratitude for learning, loving and being. Appreciate the little things that happen around you and within you every day. Think positively. Thankfulness brings contentment.
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Chamber of Commerce Expresses Concern Over Delays in Repairing Airport

The Board of Directors of the St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce and its membership is concerned by what they consider to be the lack of progress being made in the rehabilitation of Cyril E. King Airport.
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