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Fish and Wildlife Announces Seasonal Closures for Certain Fish Species

The annual seasonal closure of vermilion, black, silk and back fin snapper to fishing will begin on Oct. 1 and…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 

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Coming Thursday: “Into the Storm” and “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Crime Stoppers and You: A Crime-Fighting Team

You and Crime Stoppers are a crime-fighting team helping law enforcement control crime. If you know something, say something. Help take crime off our streets and out of our communities.

PSC Gives V.I. Waste Management Year Extension on Sewer Fee

A wastewater user fee implemented in 2008 for 18 months will go into effect again for one year while the VIWMA finishes gathering all the information it needs to implement a permanent …

Innovative Pushes Switch to New EVO Network

Innovative officials told PSC members Tuesday they have been making the rounds to educate local residents about their new EVO network and hope to have all customers make the switch.

Legislature Rejects Appropriation Transfer During Hospital Budget Hearing

The Senate Finance Committee voted down the Governor's Office's request to transfer $3.3 million from an accidentally excessive utilities appropriation for renovations and capital projects.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Movie Hype Recalls Words of Wisdom

The hoopla for the latest 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' movie reminds a dad of some wise words for life imparted by a 10-year-old.

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Crucian Team Attends Caribbean Culinary Conference in Barbados

Crucian competitors Kaylisha Jerris, Makayla Peterson and team captain Britany Stanislas attended the annual invitation-only Barbados Caribbean Junior Dueling Challenge…

Awards Dinner Recognizes Five Women Trailblazers

The V.I. Restore Hope Organization will host an Awards Recognition and Dinner, which will honor five Trailblazer Women from St.…

Miss Virgin Islands Competes for Miss America Title in Atlantic City

Ashley Gabriel, a 20-year-old who resides on St. Thomas, will be competing for the title of Miss America in a…

Sen. Capehart's Vehicle Carjacked

While erecting campaign signs near the Hannah’s Rest intersection on St. Croix Monday evening, Sen. Diane Capehart was …

St. Thomas-St. John Board Certifies District Primaries Anew

The St. Thomas-St. John Board of Elections met Monday to ratify the certification of the district primaries, but ended…

Education Commissioner Welcomes Students, Faculty Back to School

With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory issued…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Not for Profit: Vendors Wanted for Bizarre Bazaar

The annual Coral Bay Community Council Bizarre Bazaar is more than three months away, but if anyone who wants to sell wares at the event had better get cracking.

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ON ST. THOMAS

Not for Profit: It’s a ‘Golden’ Year for Orchids

In 1964, a few orchid enthusiasts on St. Thomas decided to turn their hobby into an organization devoted to sharing and promoting the love of the exotic blooms. 50 years later, the St. Thomas-St. John Orchid Society…

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