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WAPA Issues Low Water Pressure Advisory for Residents

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority’s contractor O’Reilly Plumbing began working on Wednesday to repair the Anna’s Hope Water…

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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.
 

 
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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, who he considers a liar and an illegitimate journalist.

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2015-09-03 18:27:25
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.
 

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2015-09-03 16:46:33
Mapp Appoints Acting Chief Negotiator for Collective Bargaining

Gov. Kenneth E Mapp has appointed Joss Springette Esq. to the position of acting chief negotiator of the Virgin Islands Office of Collective Bargaining, effective Tuesday, Sept. 1.

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2015-09-02 20:11:14
Deaths — St. Croix
Anan Chinua Sealey Dies at 20

Oct. 26, 2007 - Anan Chinua Sealey of Croixville Apartments died on Oct. 19, at the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital. He was 20 years old.
He is survived by his mother, Bridget Walton; sister, Tiffany Lang; brothers: Shane Valmont, Rashad Valmont and Joshua Sealey; grandparents: Iver and Juanita Abramson; fiancé, Tamika Washington and adopted mother, Robin Bruce. He is also survived by adopted brother and sisters: Adam Bruce, Jovetny, Amber and Xenya Bruce; aunts: Rita Vallarde, Doreen Reivers, Elita Smith and Marie Sealey; uncles: Lamon Walton Jr. and Marc E. Abramson; mentors: Renholdt Jackson, Matthew Gaddy and the Open Doors Workers; very close friend: Shalima; and many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m., on Monday, Oct. 29, at the Kingshill Cemetery Chapel, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m., at the chapel. Interment will be at the Kingshill Cemetery.
Professional services are entrusted to James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.

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