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DOH Reminds Public to Protect Against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Easter weekend camping festivities make it easier for children and adults to suffer from mosquito bites. The community needs to…

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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

Coming Thursday: “Furious 7”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Crime Stoppers: Virginia Homicide, Local Burglary, Shots Fired

J’Wa “Bala” Charlery, who is wanted for a homicide in Richmond, Va., in November 2014. Charlery is a 20-year-old black male, six feet tall, weighs 160 pounds and is believed to be…

Christiansted Transfer Day Celebration Looks to the Future as Well as the Past

Speakers at the bandstand at the Christiansted National Historic Site observing Transfer Day on Tuesday spoke about the future as much as the past.

Gaming Conference Looks at New Options, Building ‘Trust’ in V.I. System

The International Members of Gaming Law organization returned to the territory this week for a spring conference that brought representatives from more than 40 different countries to St. Thomas.

Lockhart Elementary Wins National Honor for its Nonviolence Program

Lockhart Elementary School on St. Thomas was honored by Students Against Violence Everywhere, sharing the organization's chapter of the year title with Cuthbertson High School in North Carolina.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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Bearing One with Another in the New Year

I was trying to think of something hopeful or profound to say to welcome in the New Year when I came upon a quote from…

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DOH Reminds Public to Protect Against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Easter weekend camping festivities make it easier for children and adults to suffer from mosquito bites. The community needs to…

Virtue of the Week: Honesty

Honesty is being truthful and sincere. It is important because it builds trust. When people are honest,…

V.I. Lit Fest Draws Readers and Writers

At the first Virgin Islands Literacy Festival and Book Fair, internationally known authors and publishers talk passionately about…

First Caribbean Clean Energy Symposium Wraps Up

Some 40 participants of the first Caribbean Clean Energy Technology Symposium wrapped up the four-day conference Friday with visits…

Chemical Poisoned Family Still in Stateside Hospitals

The four members of a vacationing Delaware family sickened by the apparent use of a pesticide containing methyl bromide…

19-Year-Old Shot in William’s Delight

A 19-year-old male who lives in Estate Williams Delight was shot Thursday night, receiving a nonthreatening injury, according to…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

@ Work: Ilan Lyfe Boat Charters Aims to Please

While his 35-foot charter power boat named Tequila calls Cruz Bay home, Capt. Tony Hill and his Ilan Lyfe Boat Charters will pick you up anywhere in the area and take you where you want to go.

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ON ST. THOMAS

@Work: ‘Phantasea’ Botanical Garden Opens in Northside Backyard

Tucked away amid quiet mountain homes, Patsy Breunlin’s dream enterprise made an understated appearance a couple of months ago. The opening was so soft that one neighbor a street away was blindsided when a motorist asked…

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