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EDC Holds Public Hearing on Tax Exemption Applications

The Economic Development Commission (EDC) has scheduled a public hearing for 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The purpose of…

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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."

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “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

Armed Men Rob Bank of St. Croix

Police are seeking at least two men who robbed the Bank of St. Croix at Gunpoint Tuesday morning in Gallows Bay.

A Little Taste of Ag Fair at the Agrifest Mini Harvest Festival

Folks and farmers proudly showed off American bulldogs, vintage Volkswagen Beetles and big, beautiful avocados at the second Agrifest Mini Harvest Festival in Estate Lower Love on Monday.

Power Interruption Will Allow Transfer to New Substation

WAPA will interrupt service for about 15 minutes to St. Croix feeder 8 at 8 p.m. Wednesday. When the power comes back on, it will be flowing through the new Midland Substation.

Undercurrents: Do Jumbies Haunt Historic Fort Christian?

If it seems like a curse is hovering over Fort Christian, and no one could feel it more deeply than the government officials and private citizens involved in restoration attempts over the last 30 years…

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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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The Bookworm: One Impressive Thought-Provoker

This drama isn’t just in the courtroom. Jean Love Cush’s characters are created razor sharp and put in gut-wrenching situations.

Virtue of the Week: Caring

Caring is giving love and attention to people and things that matter to you. When you care about people,…

Hansen Seeks Pardon to Stay on Ballot

Attorneys representing Hansen have asked Gov. John deJongh Jr. for a pardon, which would allow her to continue as a…

Diase Coffelt Wins Elections Challenge in Appeals Court

Independent candidate Soraya Diase Coffelt won on appeal a challenge to an Elections System ruling that would have kicked her…

UVI and National Park Service Sign Memorandum of Understanding

UVI and the National Park Service enhanced their existing relationship with a memorandum of understanding for a Volunteer…

UVI Appoints Lansiquot Dean of the School of Nursing

The University of the Virgin Islands has appointed Dr. Beverley Anne Lansiquot to serve as dean of the School of…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

@ Work: Knot E Buoys Plies St. John Waters

At the helm of Knot E Buoys, Capt. Jason Hayman takes vacationers to out-of-the-way bays and beaches. The 26-foot Glacier Bay catamaran carries as many as six passengers. 'It's a comfortable boat,' he said.

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ON ST. THOMAS

@Work: Service Tops the Menu at Nibbs Catering

If you’ve attended a government function, an island wedding, or a charitable fundraiser in the past 10 years, chances are good that you’ve 'met' Larry Nibbs. He’s the man behind the scenes at Nibbs Catering.

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