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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

Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 

MOVIES

Tickets for Movie “Selma” Are Free for High School Students

Tim Duncan and ViVid Streaming invite all high school students in the territory to view the motion picture “Selma” for free at Caribbean Cinemas at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan.…

LOCAL NEWS

State of the Territory To Be Delivered Monday

Gov. Kenneth Mapp will deliver his first state of the territory address at 7 p.m. Monday.

Health Beat: Aziyza Shabazz

Aziyza Shabazz said her calling is to help people stay healthy and connect to nature's healing. 'My philosophy is to help people stay well, showing and teaching them the skills to maintain their health.'

Wedding Expo Draws Crowd

The St. Croix Caribbean Wedding Expo Sunday drew a crowd of brides and grooms, their parents, attendants and friends and people who like happy occasions with floral arrangements, formal wear and fantasy …

Diase-Coffelt: Mapp Was Treating DOJ as 'Own Private Law Firm’

Fighting the “war against corruption” being waged within the V.I. Department of Justice takes the right “weapons and tools” but former V.I. Attorney General designee Soraya Diase-Coffelt said at a news conference…

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Bearing One with Another in the New Year

I was trying to think of something hopeful or profound to say to welcome in the New Year when I came upon a quote from…

SOURCE PICKS

Nolan Wins First Bike Federation Race of the Year

Cyclist Eddie Nolan posted the fastest time in the Virgin Islands Cycling Federation's first race of the year, the…

Virtue of the Week: Purposefulness

Being purposeful is having a clear focus. Begin with a vision for what you want to accomplish and concentrate…

Diase-Coffelt: Mapp Was Treating DOJ as 'Own Private Law Firm’

Fighting the “war against corruption” being waged within the V.I. Department of Justice takes the right “weapons and tools”…

St. Patrick’s School PTA Holds Quadrille Dance

St. Patrick’s School PTA will hold its first Quadrille Dance, featuring Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights, with Curtis Williams…

Attorney Douglas Sprotte Responds

Senior prosecutor Douglas Sprotte responds to rumors relative to his resignation.

The Crazy Woman’s Guide to Health

Empirical knowledge is far more important to me than all the crap we are bombarded with in the media –…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Health Beat: Medical Technologist Steve Echelmeier

With a busy job as the only medical technologist at Myrah Keating Smith Community Health Center on St. John, an active life and memberships in a growing list of community groups, Steve Echelmeier is settling in.

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ON ST. THOMAS

Health Beat: Sleep Center Creates Lullaby Land

Based on medical literature, as many as half of all people will have a sleep disorder at some point in their lives, and many will have more than one, according to Dr. Adam Shapiro at the St. Thomas Sleep…

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