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Police ID Victim in Saturday Homicide

The V.I. Police Department on Tuesday released photos of three of the five men charged in the murder of…

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

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

LOCAL NEWS

Police Arrest Retired Officer in September Homicide

Retired V.I. Police Officer Ronald Hatcher was arrested Tuesday and charged in a fatal shooting that took place last September.

Princess KeKe, Prince Short Shirt Win Junior Calypso Crowns

Junior calypsonians took the stage Tuesday night to compete for the title in primary, intermediate and secondary divisions, with the Mighty Jah'syi, Prince Short Shirt and Princess KeKe winning those respective divisions.

Home Invasion Might Become Separate Crime from Burglary

Home invasion will be a crime unto itself, separate from burglary or assault, if legislation sponsored by Sen. Diane Capehart and approved in committee Tuesday becomes law.

Senate Considers Criminalizing Impeding First Responders

A bill approved in committee Tuesday would punish anyone who "hampers or impedes" a first responder, or intentionally interferes with communications, with up to a year in jail and $1,000 in fines.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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Five (make that 6) 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…

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UVI Student Wins First Place at National STEM Conference

Out of hundreds of presentations from students representing universities from around the country, UVI senior Jamila Martin won first…

Police ID Victim in Saturday Homicide

The V.I. Police Department on Tuesday released photos of three of the five men charged in the murder of…

'Together, Forever' Puts Peace on the Air

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have gotten together to create a peace song, 'Together Forever'…

Undercurrents: No Stroll in the Park for V.I. Pedestrians

Many roads throughout the Virgin Islands make no accommodation for pedestrians, and the territory’s fatality rate for pedestrian accidents is…

Virtue of the Week: Truthfulness

Truthfulness is being honest in your words and actions. You don’t tell lies, even to defend yourself. Don’t listen…

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…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Not for Profit: Community Foundation Wants to Know Your Priorities

Much needs doing on St. John and priorities need to be set. The St. John Community Foundation is conducting an online survey to let everyone have their say.

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ON ST. THOMAS

Not for Profit: Caribbean Islands Education Foundation

Caribbean Islands Education Foundation, Inc.aims to provide a world-class education that will give participants a shot at a career in a global market – jewelry and gemology.

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