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The Ending of an Era; The Beginning of a Fresh Start

Moleto A. Smith Jr. writes about what will now become referred to as the before, during and after of the two hurricanes.

A Letter to Virgin Islanders From viNGN

Mark McGibbon, Ph.D., viNGN president and CEO, write a letter to the people of the Virgin Islands, in which he gives heartfelt wishes for a solid recovery and shares information about WiFi Hot Spots and how people can reach their ISPs.

St. Croix Ignored and Forgotten After Hurricane Hits

Leslie Martin says that the mainland has ignored the effects of Hurricane Maria on St. Croix.

Plaskett Gives Update on Hurricane Aid

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett gives an update of what is happening on the federal level to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

On Behalf of Those at the Bottom of the Economic Ladder

Sharon A. Simmons, Ph.D., an assistant professor of global entrepreneurship, makes a plea to Gov. Kenneth Mapp and the V.I. Government.

Virgin Islands Not Nice

I am a Virgin Islander in disbelief of what I see every day. I was born and raised in this beautiful paradise that has potential to grow and uplift its people. I said "had" because it’s too late now in my opinion.

U.S. Virgin Islands Capital Should Have a Flag

Leonard Smith thinks it is about time Charlotte Amalie had its own flag, featuring a Danish queen from the 17th century.

Financial Crisis Worries Head to Virgin Islands While Puerto Rico Recovers

James Walton compares the recent financial crisis in fellow U.S. territory Puerto Rico to what is happening now in the Virgin Islands economy.
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Emancipation Day.. The Man Who Swam To St. John

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WU6MnFq9hDM In 1985 Shaky Acres (the recovery program that Tuts and I had started in 1981) was going along fairly well, but was in...

An Open Letter to Sen. Blyden

A V.I. resident has pointed questions about Sen. Blyden's proposal to quadruple the property taxes on vacation rentals in the territory.

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