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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

MAP Now Includes Coverage for Breast, Cervical Cancer

The Virgin Islands Government recently received approval to offer coverage for breast and cervical cancer treatment to uninsured women from…

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Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” “Sex Tape” and “Hercules (3D)”

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


 

LOCAL NEWS

Legislature Approves Medical Marijuana Ballot Question

During session Monday, the V.I. Legislature passed legislation to ask voters on this year's general election ballot if they want the Legislature to make medical marijuana legal in the territory.

Credit Card Fraud Cases Continue Across Territory; VIPD Urges Victims to File Reports

Despite a number of debit card and credit card frauds committed on St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix residents recently, as well as to visitors to the territory, police reports do not reflect…

Undercurrents: The Almighty Consent Decree Holds Feet to the Fire

Every week or so there’s another account updating the public about the progress of the territory’s compliance with one or another “consent decree.” Some of these have been in effect for decades.

Candidate Complain Signs Have Been Vandalized

With primary candidates grumbling that their political signs have been tampered with and vandalized, the V.I. Police Department Monday warned the public Monday that such activity is a crime.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

 
 
Retaliation as Lifestyle and Legacy is Futile and Deadly

Re-tal-i-ate: to do something bad to someone who has hurt you or treated you badly : to get revenge against someone. Merriam-Webster on-line edition

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World's Top Anglers Expected for 42nd Blue Marlin Tournament

The best sports fishermen in the world, plus hundreds of blue marlin aficionados, are headed to St. Thomas this…

Virtue of the Week: Moderation

Moderation is creating a healthy balance in your life between work and play, rest and exercise. You use your…

V.I. Falls to Puerto Rico in Finals

The V.I. Major Little League team lost to Puerto Rico, 14-3, in the championship game of the 2014 Latin…

Julius Jackson Prepares for Birthday Bout in Argentina

340 Boxing officials announced Friday that Julius Jackson will return to Argentina Monday for a birthday bout to defend…

Kids Count: Island Youth Still at Risk

Trends affecting children and families in the territory have improved over the past 10 years, according to the most…

Senate Panel OKs Medical Marijuana Referendum

Voters will get a change to voice their opinion on legalizing and regulating medical marijuana in November if a…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

On Island Profile: Kate Norfleet

When she’s not at her computer designing advertisements and more, Kate Norfleet is likely to be found out on her St. John property feeding the chickens and tending to the garden.

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ON ST. THOMAS

On Island Profile: Volunteer ‘Hires Out’ for Myriad Causes

It’s a good thing Halroy 'Skip' Williams took early retirement from the U.S. Air Force. It gives him more time to follow his passion – helping out wherever and in whatever way he can.

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