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THE CASE FOR COMPULSORY AUTO INSURANCE

Warner Bowers, senior vice-president of Guardian Insurance and former board member of the V.I. Insurance Association, explains and makes a case for passage of a compulsory automobile insurance law here.

HAZELLE LIVE!

Hazelle Goodman, the well known actress and comedienne who addressed the W.O.W.(Wider Opportunities for Women) Conference in St. Thomas last October, will return to the Reichhold Center for the Arts for "A Night of Laughter & Love."

V.I. AIRLINE ON THE TABLE AGAIN

Ralph Blanchard, independent aviation consultant and president of the U.S. Virgin Islands Airways, is again asking the local government and the private sector to consider developing their own tourist airline.

CONSUMER CAUGHT IN PHARMACISTS' DISPUTE

It appears the V.I. government is forcing the pharmacists to take third-party pay cards for medications, while the third-party payer is reimbursing them less than cost, writes Kirk Grybowski. In other words, Virgin Islands pharmacists are being forced into being charitable institutions.

COST-CUTTING DECISIONS TO START NEXT WEEK

Gov. Charles W. Turnbull will begin next week to make decisions about how to reduce the government’s expenses. Those decisions are likely to involve cutting personnel.

ROY MARTIN NAMED TAX ASSESSOR

Roy L. Martin has been named head of the Tax Assessor's Office. He is a 30-year employee of the office.

CITICORP SETS UP $40,000 TRAINING FUND

The Citicorp Foundation has established a $40,000 “Citibank Community Fund” at the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands. The fund is designed to provide assistance and support to residents of St. Thomas's public housing communities.

UNITED WAY NEEDS YOUR HELP–NOW

You can make a difference in your community by giving to United Way, an organization that makes a positive difference in many people's lives.

FEBRUARY PROCLAIMED BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Gov. Charles W. Turnbull has proclaimed February as Black History Month in the Virgin Islands. This year marks the 34th anniversary of Black History Month.

REVISED 1040INFO TAX FORMS AVAILABLE

Revised 1040INFO forms are now available at the V.I. Internal Revenue Bureau. The form must be used by every individual who is a bona fide resident of the Virgin Islands at the end of the taxable year to report any income from non-V.I. sources.

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