A grant awarded by the U.S. Interior Department will allow forums on self-determination to be rolled into the end of this year’s Centennial activities, will wrap up on all three islands at the end of December.
A quick response from local residents to ads posted on Facebook and broadcast over the radio helped local car rental owner Adrien Austin recover one of six vehicles stolen from his business Monday night.
Opi’a Taino International, a St. Thomas group promoting the interests of indigenous people, hosted the 'Fifth Annual Pow-Wow: International Day of the World’s Indigenous People,' Wednesday afternoon at their headquarters in Frydenhoj.
Celeste P. Bermudez, who in April pleaded guilty to theft of federal program funds and making and subscribing a false tax return, was sentenced Tuesday to 30 months in prison and ordered to pay restitution.