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Consent Decree: VIPD Drawing Close on Use-of-Force Compliance

The head of the Virgin Islands Police Department said he’s confident that a years’ long effort to meet the demands of a federal court for a use-of-force policy is close to resolution.
St. Croix District Courthouse

Suspect in Court on Cocaine Possession Charge

Kenneth James, 51, of Dominica, made his initial court appearance Wednesdayafter being charged in a criminal complaint with conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute cocaine.

CFVI Awards $150,000 in Academic Scholarships, Summer Grants to Students

Grants were awarded to local agencies to provide summer enrichment scholarships to foster children and children with high financial need throughout the territory.

Virtue of the Week: Cleanliness

Cleanliness means more than washing often, keeping your body clean and wearing clean clothes. It is putting into your body and your mind only the things that keep you healthy. It is cleaning up mistakes and making a fresh start.

Ferry Partners Expand Service to Blyden Terminal

Service is between St. John’s Loredon L. Boynes Sr. Dock in Cruz Bay and the Edward Wilmot Blyden IV Marine Facility in downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas.

Eddie Lovett Impresses at 2017 IAAF World Championship in London

Eddie Lovett represented the Virgin Islands in the IAAF World Championships in London this past weekend and became the first V.I. 110-meter hurdler to advance to the semi-finals with a season best of 13.41.

Plaskett Awards Congressional Award to St. Thomas Engineer

Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) recently presented the Congressional Award to St. Thomas native Christopher Cilliers for his efforts to support the people of Haiti, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic.

Domestic Ferry Service to Move to Secured Area at Blyden Terminal Aug. 15

Transportation Services of St. John Inc. and Varlack Ventures, which provide inter-island service to and from St. John, and the QE IV, which travels to and from St. Croix, are being relocated from the open area on the eastern end of the waterfront.
The anglers of Doña Lucy celebrate winning top boat Sunday in the Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament. (Photo submitted by ABMT)

Doña Lucy Wins 45th USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament

Sunday was a good day for the anglers aboard Doña Lucy. They caught and released four blue marlin in the day's fishing, giving the boat the winning total of five in the three-day 45th annual USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament.

Virtue of the Week: Modesty

Modesty is having self-respect. When you value yourself with quiet pride, you accept praise with humility and gratitude. Modesty is being comfortable with yourself...





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