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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Homicides 2015

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I.…

Audio Galleries

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: “Vacation” and “The Transporter Refueled”

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

LOCAL NEWS

DeJongh, Julito Francis Plead ‘Not Guilty’ to Embezzlement

Defense attorneys for former Gov. John deJongh Jr. and Julito Francis tried without success Thursday to get certain charges dropped they said the statutes of limitations were up on.

Dedicate Medical Marijuana Revenues to GERS?

Among a list of ideas proposed to shore up the ailing GERS, legalizing medical marijuana and using taxes and fees on it received some positive attention from senators Thursday on St. Croix.

Man Shot and Killed Near UVI Campus on St. Thomas

Dennard Lawrence, 25, was shot and killed at 12:24 p.m. Thursday on the road adjacent to the University of the Virgin Islands Administrative Conference Center on St. Thomas. Story was updated at 8:43 p.m.
 

UVI, viNGN and Education Partner to Create STEAM Academy

UVI, viNGN and the Department of Education announced a partnership to establish a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics Academy and guarantee students a job in a high tech field.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
We Will Rise Together or Fall Apart

With a serious drought upon us, it might be time to consider the precarious equilibrium of life on earth.

 

 

SOURCE PICKS

DeJongh, Julito Francis Plead ‘Not Guilty’ to Embezzlement

Defense attorneys for former Gov. John deJongh Jr. and Julito Francis tried without success Thursday to get certain…

Man Shot and Killed Near UVI Campus on St. Thomas

Dennard Lawrence, 25, was shot and killed at 12:24 p.m. Thursday on the road adjacent to the University of the…

Answer Desk: Justice is Blind when Picking Jurors for Superior Court

A Source reader asked how the courts ensure that jury pools are selected randomly and how many people are tapped…

Senate Looks at Closing Road by WAPA Plant

Proposed legislation would close a portion of a road adjacent to the V.I. Water and Power Authority's St. Croix…

Reichhold Center Announces Lineup for 37th Season

The University of the Virgin Islands Reichhold Center for the Arts unveiled the lineup of artists who will perform…

Journalistic Ethics Are Called into Question

Hugo V. Hodge Jr., the CEO of WAPA, denies that he has said things as reported by a local blogger,…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Health Beat: 'Time is Brain' When it Comes to Strokes

If you or someone in your vicinity is having a stroke or even appears to be having a stroke, don’t delay, St. John Rescue training officer Bob Malacarne said. Get them to the hospital as quickly as possible.…

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ON ST. THOMAS

Camera Catches Burglar in Action

A burglar broke a window and entered a St. Thomas restaurant Aug. 28. He took cash and a laptop computer, but he left something behind – his picture.

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