A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…
Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.
The St. Croix Landmarks Society (SCLS) will present the 25th Annual Starving Artists Day holiday event with art, crafts and musical fun. Tickets are sold at the door; the admission fee is $5 per person; children under 12 years of age enter free.
The event showcases over 60 Caribbean artists, jewelers, crafts persons and food vendors, the Landmarks Society’s cash bar, Dimitri “Pikey” Copemann and the Renaissance Band, and much more.