Wednesday, February 21, 2018 3:16 pm Last modified: 2:35 pm


The VIPD released this photo of Mark Mooney, who has been missing since Sunday.

Disappearance of St. John Man Baffles Rescue Officers

First responders on St. John are baffled by the disappearance of a St. John man who went missing Sunday. 'I’ve been doing this for 50 years, and I’ve never seen a case like this,' said Bob Malacarne,
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Sergio 'Bolo' Feliciano

Trumpeter, Arranger ‘Bolo’ Feliciano Dead at 56

Performers and promoters in the Virgin Islands are remembering the life of Sergio Feliciano, better known as "Bolo," who died Sunday, Feb. 11, at the age of 56.
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viNGN Encourages Public to Access High Speed Broadband for Fastest Internet

Residents have been discovering the unrivaled stability and speed of direct fiber-optic connections through free Wi-Fi Hot Spot access points set up throughout the islands by viNGN.
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Commissioner of Human Services Felecia Blyden.. (File photo; Jamie Leonard)

Government Hasn’t Paid Local Charities for Months; Safety Net in Tatters

Government commitments to social services are languishing, leaving both local charities and the people they serve dangling as the economy slides downhill.
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Jonathan Cohen accepts check on behalf of JKC Family from Gov. Kenneth Mapp at a Feb. 7 news conference. (Marina Leonard photo)

CFVI and Government House Defend Radio Grants, but Questions Remain

Officials defended charitable grants made to private radio stations, arguing they are a normal, legitimate and small part of the charitable works donors to the Fund for the Virgin Islands are financing.
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Three Charged in Pair of Drug Cases

Three men were arrested Monday in two, separate cases in which the defendants face drug distribution charges, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
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Attorney General Claude Walker in an April photo, testifying at a V.I. Senate hearing.. (Photo by Barry Leerdam, provided by the V.I. Legislature)

Walker Joins Petition to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Harassment Victims

Virgin Islands Attorney General Claude Earl Walker has signed onto a letter authored by Pamela Jo Bondi and Josh Stein, attorneys general of Florida and North Carolina, urging the U.S. Congress to end mandatory arbitration in sexual harassment cases. Congress is considering passing su
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Shooting Leaves Man with Wounded Leg

A man was injured by a gunshot Monday evening in the GERS parking lot on St. Thomas, according to the V.I. Police Department.
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Woman Treated for Stab Wounds after Assault

A woman was stabbed multiple times Monday and was treated at the Schneider Regional Medical Center for her injuries, the V.I. Police Department reported.
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Viya Asks Public to Display Addresses Prominently for Quicker Wired Restoration

Viya is requesting that customers who do not have an address on their home or business post their physical address in a location that is clearly visible from the roadway.
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