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Robles, Oram Place First in the 37th Annual Carnival Mile

Riley Oram’s strong first place finish for women was challenged by Jenny Martin and Charlotte Lenten in the St. Thomas Association of Runners’ (STAR) 37th Annual Carnival Mile. For the men, middle-distance champion and 2017 winner Juan Robles of St. Croix finished unchallenged almost a minute ahead of a pair of fleet teenagers.

Local Author to Participate in African American Children’s Book Fair

Charlene Abramson Joseph, author of “The Vienna Cake Mystery,” will participate in the 7th Annual African American Children’s Book Fair on May 11 at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum in Baltimore, Md.

Governor Thanks Residents for Incident-free Weekend After Opening Carnival Village

On Monday morning, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. thanked residents for kickstarting a safe, incident-free Carnival 2019 on St. Thomas.

First Lady to Host Easter Jamboree Events for V.I. Children

Bryan’s team of volunteers have planned activities including Easter egg hunts, storytelling, face painting, games, entertainment and photo opportunities for the youngsters with the First Lady and the Easter Bunny.

What is a Virgin Islander? V.I. Studies Collective to Host Forum Series

The V.I. Studies Collective -- a group of scholars, artists, and community advocates -- invites the community to a series of public forums on...

Parking Alternative Announced for Fort Christian During Carnival Village

St. Thomas-Water Island Administrator Avery Lewis, on Friday announced on Friday an alternative parking for St. Thomas residents in anticipation of the April 6th closure of the Fort Christian Parking Lot.

Fort Christian Parking Lot to Close for Carnival Village

Any vehicle left on the parking lot premises beyond 9 p.m., Sunday, April 7, will be towed at the vehicle owner’s expense.

Local Authors to be Featured at V.I. Literary Festival, April 10-13

The fifth Virgin Islands Literary Festival and Book Fair is scheduled for April 10 through 13, with a dozen guests speakers and authors gathering for the event at the University of the Virgin Islands' campus on St. Croix.
Karen Thurland-author Tradesmen (Anne Thurland photo)

‘Tradesmen of St. Croix U.S. Virgin Islands’ Book Signing Slated

Karen Thurland, local historian and author of “Tradesmen of St. Croix U.S. Virgin Islands” will sign and discuss her book from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. Thursday at Undercover Books & Gifts in Gallows Bay.

District Invites Public to Social Studies Fair Slated for March 15

The V.I. Department of Education, St. Thomas-St. John District invites the public to its annual Social Studies Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 15, in Emancipation Garden.

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