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Gerard A. Brunn (VIPD)

Brunn Charged with Domestic Violence

A 72-year-old St. Thomas man, Gerard A. Brunn, also known as Jerry, was arrested Monday and charged with a domestic-violence assault, the V.I. Police Department reported.

France’s Courtois Wins 2018 WIM Series Finale at Carlos Aguilar Match Race

France’s Pauline Courtois and her Match in Pink by Normandy Elite Team of Maëlenn Lemaître, Louise Acker and Sophie Faguet placed first at the 2018 Women’s International Match Racing Series Finale, hosted at the Carlos Aguilar Match Race.
Jean-Pierre “JP” Oriol, director of Coastal Zone Management for the Virgin Islands, addresses Saturday's gathering at Magens Bay.

Moorings for Day Charter Boats Would be a First for Magens Bay

A preliminary proposal to place four to eight permanent moorings for the exclusive use of transient and day charter boats in Magens Bay met with mixed reviews at a public meeting at the beach Saturday.
District Judge Curtis Gomez (File photo)

Weapons Seized in Airport Inspection Not Admissible in Upcoming Trial

The seizure of two firearms from mailed packages passing through an international postal facility will not be allowed to be used as evidence in an upcoming trial, according to a court order.
The stately Company House Hotel at 2 Company St. will be open for business Jan. 1. (Anne Salafia photo)

Company House Hotel Makes Elegant Comeback

One of the old grande dames of downtown Christiansted came back to life Thursday night. In a soft opening at 2 Company St., Caravelle Hotel and Casino Group majority owners Gary and Donna Brewer and Lance Griffith cut the ribbon at Company House Hotel as dignitaries and townsfolk applauded.
Arturo Watlington Sr.

Unified Board’s First Election Exposes Continuing Rifts

The 2018 election season was the first time that the Virgin Islands Election Board had to execute the elections as one unit, but key players are at odds on whether it passed or failed what was essentially its first road test.
Sen. Novelle Francis. (File photo by Barry Leerdam for the V.I. Legislature)

Senate Panel Votes to Spend $5 Million that May Not Exist for Projects of...

A senate committee added $2 million in on-paper appropriations to buy vans for drug treatment, to a bill appropriating another $3 million to build and operate a mental health facility on St. Croix. The appropriations are all from sources that may not be able to support the spending.
Attorney Tom Bolt (Photo from the BoltNagi PC website.)

Senate Re-Enacting Probate Reforms

The U.S. Virgin Islands inched closer to re-adopting uniform probate laws in line with most stateside jurisdictions Thursday with a committee sending legislation enacting five standard provisions on to the Senate floor for final approval.

Day 3: Sweden’s Bergqvist Tops Round Robin on Way to Last Day of WIM...

There are four teams – Sweden’s Johanna Bergqvist and Anna Östling, the Netherland’s Renee Groeneveld and France’s Pauline Courtois – left at the top of the leaderboard

2018 Runoff Election Ballots Unofficial Results Given

The Board of Elections will certify the 2018 Runoff Election on Monday, Dec. 3, at the Elections System Offices.





VIPD 2018-1 -- take the oath of office Friday morning at the Leonard Francis Armory. The second class of police cadets, the first on St. Thomas for the year, includes three members of the Virgin Islands Police Department, peace officers serving in the Executive Security Unit, Superior Court Marshalls, VI Port Authority, Taxi Commission and the Department of Justice. There are also four new officers for the Bureau of Corrections.
VIPD Territorial Police Chief Winsbut Mc Farlane congratulated the recruits for successfully completing seven months of rigorous training.
Superior Court Judge Harold Willocks administered the oath of office as police brass, friends and family looked on.
The first class of recruits graduated Wednesday on St. Croix.
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