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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

USDA Distributes Commodities to Needy Seniors and Residents in August

Supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), commodities will be distributed to eligible persons during August by the Virgin…

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

Coming Thursday: “Guardians of the Galaxy (3D)” and “Get On Up”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Crimestoppers Allows Tipsters to Remain Anonymous

Crime Stoppers empowers neighbors to make their community safer by reporting information while remaining totally anonymous.

Forecasters Keep Eye on Low Pressure System Moving Toward Islands

Forecasters will have a better idea by Thursday as to what the low pressure area now making its way west across the Atlantic Ocean will do.

Senate Criminalizes ‘Hampering’ First Responders

Anyone who does "any act" that "hampers or impedes" a first responder, or intentionally interferes with radio and other communications, will risk up to a year in jail and $1,000 in fines if…

Senate Approves Nominees, Resolutions

The V.I. Legislature approved a slew of nominees and honored several native sons and daughters with resolutions during session Monday.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Retaliation as Lifestyle and Legacy is Futile and Deadly

Re-tal-i-ate: to do something bad to someone who has hurt you or treated you badly : to get revenge against someone. Merriam-Webster on-line edition

SOURCE PICKS

CMS Inspectors Mum on Their Tour of JFL

Inspectors from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid on Monday visited the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical…

One Voice Members Don't Get It

I'm afraid the good people of One Voice Virgin Islands just don't get it, and they never will. At their…

Smith Takes Ottley Challenge to Court

Moleto Smith Jr. is taking his challenge against Basil Ottley Jr. to the courts, filing petitions that, among other…

World's Top Anglers Expected for 42nd Blue Marlin Tournament

The best sports fishermen in the world, plus hundreds of blue marlin aficionados, are headed to St. Thomas this…

Virtue of the Week: Moderation

Moderation is creating a healthy balance in your life between work and play, rest and exercise. You use your…

V.I. Falls to Puerto Rico in Finals

The V.I. Major Little League team lost to Puerto Rico, 14-3, in the championship game of the 2014 Latin…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Concept for New St. John School Unveiled

St. John residents got their first look at a concept for the long-planned combined elementary and high school on tap to be built at Catherineberg.

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ON ST. THOMAS

On Island Profile: Volunteer ‘Hires Out’ for Myriad Causes

It’s a good thing Halroy 'Skip' Williams took early retirement from the U.S. Air Force. It gives him more time to follow his passion – helping out wherever and in whatever way he can.

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