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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

FYI: Holiday Message From Governor and First Lady

Gov. John P. deJongh Jr. and Cecilia deJongh wish Virgin Islanders a Happy Easter and a Happy Passover.

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MOVIES

Now Playing: “Transcendence,” “God’s Not Dead” and “Haunted House 2”

The following movies will be playing at Sunny Isle Theater on St. Croix.

LOCAL NEWS

Roberto Tapia, Angelo Hill Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy

Former DPNR Chief Environmental Enforcement Officer Roberto Tapia was sentenced Thursday to 70 months in prison for drug trafficking. Former Police Sgt. Angelo Hill was also  sentenced Thursday.

Isa Noel Sentenced to 151 Months in Jail

A St. Thomas resident and airport employee convicted of drug possession was sentenced in V.I. District Court on Thursday to 151 months in prison and five years of supervised release.

Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Kanasha S. Herbert

Endurance, commitment and likeability are the very things that have helped Kanasha Herbert, 1995 valedictorian of Charlotte Amalie High School, make her mark as an attorney and engineer.

4-H Gets Kids Up, Out and Active

Children learned that getting healthy can be a blast Thursday at the UVI Cooperative Extension Services 4-H/Family and Consumer Sciences’ “Get Up, Get Out, Get Active” program.

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Five More Die While We Wait for Money

February’s Peace Summit is behind us. More than 100 people gave a day of their lives to wrestle with our problems with violence. Now, we…

SOURCE PICKS

The Bookworm: You'll Want this 'Wanted Woman'

Eric Jerome Dickey excels at making his thriller heroines over-the-top resourceful and steel-tough, and MX-401 is no exception. It’s…

Innovative Takes Measures Against Heartbleed Bug

Innovative Companies are taking steps to protect customers from the Heartbleed bug, which causes vulnerability for internet users. Fortunately, there…

High School Unity Choir Scores Gold in London

The 30 students from the choirs at Ivanna Eudora Kean High School and Charlotte Amalie High School took gold in…

TV Host's Accident Took Place on Tortola, Not in USVI

Television news broadcaster Lawrence O'Donnell Jr. was injured in a traffic accident Saturday on Tortola in the British Virgin…

Federal Agents Charge Man with Transporting Firearms

Federal agents Monday arrested Manuel Benel Cuadrado at the Cyril E. King Airport, charging him with transporting firearms into…

DeJongh Meets with Feds on VINGN

Gov. John deJongh Jr. met with NOAA and national telecommunications officials on Friday after they completed a five-day site review…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Health Beat: DoYogaStJohn Lists Yoga Classes

When Nancy Stromp  moved to the island four years ago, she put together a website that provides a schedule of yoga classes and allows people to discuss health issues.

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ON ST. THOMAS

Faith Matters: Memorial Moravian Marks 130th Anniversary

Memorial Moravian Church, located not far from Roosevelt Park in Charlotte Amalie, is putting the final touch on plans for a series of events in May to celebrate its 130th anniversary.

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