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Charlotte Amalie
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
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Island Green Living Association Urges Community Support of Recycling Legislation

The Island Green Living Assoc. nonprofit encourages Virgin Islanders to show their support of recycling and waste reduction legislation by contacting senators or attending a Tuesday Senate hearing.

American Legion Prepares to Salute 239th Birthday of ‘Old Glory’

On Flag Day, June 14, members of the American Legion District No. 10 of the Department of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands will be holding special ceremonies to honor the 239th birthday of the U.S. flag and the 241st birthday of the United States Army.

Walk/Run Brings Attention to Anti-Gun Campaign

Celia A. Carroll, president of V.I. Mothers Against Guns Inc. and Jason Carroll Memorial Fund Inc., thanks the many people, organizations, schools, businesses and government agencies that helped to make the 13th Annual Walk/Run Against Gun Violence a big success with an important message.

Eliminate ‘Politricks’

Mary L. Moorhead wants to know why the Legislature keeps purging citizens from the voter lists after each General Election when there is no longer any justification for it.

Democratic Party Supports Local AFT Unions

In the name of “social and economic justice and fairness,” the Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands is backing the American Federation of Teachers, who are asking the GVI for salary increases.

Government Needs to Honor Teachers’ Contract

Stanford Joines questions Governor Mapp’s portrayal of teachers as bullies because they want a long overdue pay raise.

Religious Organization Opposes Casino Gambling

Apostle Alger B. Warren of One Voice VI speaks for his faith-based organization, which opposes Sen. Rocky Liburd’s amendments to a bill that would legalize casino gambling in the St. Thomas-St. John District.

We Must Unite for the Betterment of All of Us

Shirley M. Sadler believes there is strength in unity that can solve the many problems in the V.I.

Family Thanks V.I. for Help, Support During Search for Missing Daughter

Savannah Finn, who recently turned 23 years old, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida drowned March 18, 2016 Friday evening at approximately 6:08 p.m. at Peterborg Point, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.

Stiles: GOP Delegate Proceedings Not Over

Valerie Stiles, a Republican activist and intervener in the Job Yob’s unprecedented lawsuit against the neutral third-party supervisor of elections, issued a statement on the current court proceedings.





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