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Early Primary Voting Scheduled for July 26-31

Early Voting for the 2016 Primary Election is set to commence in both districts on Tuesday, July 26 and will…

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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.
 

 

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MOVIES

Now Playing: “Star Trek Beyond”

The following movies are now playing at Sunny Isle Theaters on St. Croix.

LOCAL NEWS

Democrats Put Insular Territories Issues in Party Platform

The Democratic Party put supporting the right of peoples in the USVI and other insular territories to self-determination, vote for president and be included in the 2010 Affordable Care Act into the party platform. 

Propane Savings Might Shore Up WAPA, Senators Suggest

During budget hearings Monday some senators suggested that lower fuel costs expected as the V.I. Water and Power Authority switches over to propane and savings from increased efficiency could be used to help shore up…

GERS Suspends Discussion of Havensight Outlet Mall Development

The Government Employees’ Retirement System Board of Trustees on Monday the board voted to end discussions with development company Red Legacy LLC over a proposed joint venture that would have reimagined GERS’s Havensight Mall property…

Profile: Dr. Renee N. Georges Came Home for St. Croix's Health

Dr. Renee N. Georges' calling has landed her back on St. Croix, providing health care for her community and helping keep the doors of the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital open. 

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Delegate Stacey Plaskett on Clinton Email Investigation

 

EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Elie Wiesel Had a Message for the Virgin Islands

Upon learning of the death of Holocaust survivor, Auschwitz witness and Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel, I felt compelled to pass along my experience…

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Landmarks Society Celebrates ‘Come Home to St. Croix’ July 17 – July 24

 The hotter than ever July sun will not deter those who are planning to “Come Home to St. Croix” this…

Summer Camps and Programs for St. Croix Young People

Here is a list of summer camps and organized activities available for children or young people. Please send information on…

Early Primary Voting Scheduled for July 26-31

Early Voting for the 2016 Primary Election is set to commence in both districts on Tuesday, July 26 and will…

VITEMA Offers Hurricane Awareness Course to the General Public

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) is hosting four hurricane awareness courses for anyone interested in learning about…

Mapp Appoints Moorhead as Secretary General of Inter-V.I. Council

Gov. Kenneth Mapp has announced that Shelley Moorhead, special advisor for external affairs, has been appointed to fill the position…

Virtue of the Week: Moderation

Moderation is creating a healthy balance in your life between work and play, rest and exercise. You don’t overdo or…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

On Island Profile: For Chef Shaun Brian Sells, a Plate is a Canvas

When Ocean 362 chef Shaun Brian Sells talks about his passion for the culinary arts, the art side of the equation is never from his mind. 'What I’m doing is painting something on a plate,' said Sells. 

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ON ST. THOMAS

On Island Profile: Retired Educator Living the Good Life

There’s an unmistakable optimism in Barbara Callwood’s voice, highlighted by an undertone of joyful confidence. The accomplished and active educator stumbled a bit when faced with retirement, but she regained her footing and is off and running – at her…

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