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St. Croix Native Creates Jewelry Brand

Udall Caribbean, a jewelry brand whose products connect consumers to Caribbean heroes and heroines of the past while celebrating the region’s rich culture and heritage, launched an eBoutique on Sept. 9.

Op-Ed: Lew James, a St. Thomas Original

Lew James passed away recently after moving to Florida for health reasons. He was in his 80s and as combative as ever. His daughter was at his side. I wish I could have been there too.

UVI Graduates Help Design Cybersecurity Training Program and Competition for Middle and H.S. Students

Three recent UVI graduates participating in a 10-week summer internship program at Sandia National Laboratories played an important role in developing a cybersecurity training program and competition for students in the Virgin Islands.

American Martial Arts Alliance Honors Local Master Jerry Otto

The American Martial Arts Alliance Awards ceremony was to be hosted in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 10-11.  Due to the pandemic, all Las Vegas events have been canceled; however, the entire celebration this year was online.
Ruth Beagles attended her granddaughter Rudi’s graduation in 2008. (Photo provided by John Beagles)

Virgin Islanders Mourn Venerable Educator Ruth Harrigan-Beagles

Former educator and cultural advocate Ruth Harrigan-Beagles died on June 6 in Sun City, Florida, and Virgin Islands Governor Albert Bryan Jr. was one of the first to offer his condolences.

Rotary Club of St. Thomas II Installs New President, Board

This installation of Rotarian Vernice Gumbs as president signifies the commitment and dedication of Rotarians throughout the world who have found ways to continue “Service Above Self.”

UVI School of Nursing Wins Two Prestigious National Awards

After the announcement of the 2020 Program Award Winners, UVI School of Nursing’s Student Nurses Association was named the recipient of the Winner's Way Award and the National Student Nurses Association State Excellence Award.

Before Covid-19: Remembering St. John Festivals Past

Normally, V.I. newspapers and television would be trained on the St. John Festival right about now. While it's been canceled this year thanks to...

American Academy of Appellate Lawyers Elects Andrew C. Simpson as Member

Academy membership is open only to a person who possesses a reputation of recognized distinction as an appellate lawyer.

American Bar Association Honors V.I. Lawyer With Dorsey Award

The 2020 Dorsey Award recipient is Casey N. Payton, who is the supervising attorney for Legal Services of the Virgin Islands Inc.

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