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Project Homeless Connect Serves Up Hot Meals, New Clothes

Through Project Homeless Connect, people living on the streets or in shelters can tap into goods and services and walk away with a new set of clothes, hot food and a haircut during the annual event.

Mandahl Bay Preservationists Partner-Up

The Friends of Mandahl — a group of V.I. residents protesting a proposed development in Mandahl Bay, St. Thomas — is joining forces with...

Poetry Out Loud at Antilles School

The national Poetry Out Loud Competition started in 2006 as a small scale pilot project on the mainland; but in the years since, it...

Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Mark Lindesay

There is an old saying that the apple does not fall far from the tree, and for Mark Lindesay that statement is absolutely true. He grew up on St. Thomas around WSTA radio and the former WBNB TV Channel 10, watching his father Milton Lindesay do his job as a master control engineer and radio personality.

The Bookworm: Life After Mean Girls

There is life after high school. You wouldn’t imagine spending the rest of your days feeling like you did at 13, or enduring a not-cool lifetime of zits, hormones, self-consciousness, bad hair and Mean Girls.

Government Has 16 Days of Cash, Says Finance Nominee

The V.I. Government only has about 16 days of cash on hand – less than a tenth what it should, Acting Finance Commissioner Valdamier...

Mapp Announces Crime Initiatives

Gov. Kenneth Mapp and Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter talked about plans to ramp up the police force and deal with other problems while announcing...

Traffic Changes Expected in Sub Base as Mega Propane Storage Tanks Arrive

The first pair of 10 mega propane storage tanks will arrive on St. Thomas over the weekend and V.I. Water and Power Authority officials...

Amateur Boxing Program Gets New Home

After years of operating out of the old Police Athletic League building in Paul M. Pearson Gardens, the USVI Amateur Boxing Federation is moving...

Officials Suspect Poaching at Turtle Site

Researchers conducting a tag-and-track study at a newly discovered turtle habitat were shocked Tuesday to learn of suspected poaching near the site. Snorkelers found the...





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