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Opinions Differ on Whether Sargassum Causes Health Issues

Although a BVI environmentalist warned recently that swallowing large doses of water where sargassum seaweed is present could be fatal, other experts don’t agree.

2015-10-06 00:02:33
Julius Jackson Eyes No. 1 Spot with Tuesday Fight

Now ranked No. 5 in his weight class, Julius “the Chef” Jackson (19-0) will be a contender for No. 1 if he wins his bout Tuesday against Mexico’s Jose Uzcategui.

2015-10-05 23:32:50
Williams Delight Man Jailed After Fleeting, Firing at Officers

Kishawn Lopez, 27, of Estate William’s Delight was arrested at 9:34 p.m. Sunday after an incident in which police said he fired at officers who had pursued him in a chase.

2015-10-05 23:30:24
Commentary — St. Croix
The V.I. Answer Desk

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

Read entire articleAug 31 2011 - 8:18pm
Virtue of the Week: Responsibility

 Being responsible means others can trust you to do things with excellence. You accept accountability for your actions. When you make a mistake, you offer amends instead of excuses.

Read entire articleOct 4 2015 - 10:08pm
Source Manager’s Journal: Leading in Hard Times

Hey, Virgin Islanders. News flash. By making hard and painful choices, the deJongh administration saved the territory from disaster.

Read entire articleSep 29 2015 - 11:27pm
WICO Responds to Cruise Ship Fire

This past Labor Day, the West Indian Co. Ltd.’s rapid response plan was put to the test when fire broke out just before noon on board the Carnival Liberty.

Read entire articleSep 29 2015 - 10:25pm
Virtue of the Week: Gentleness

Gentleness is acting and speaking in a way which is considerate and kind to others. Gentleness is moving wisely, touching softly, holding carefully, speaking quietly and thinking kindly.

Read entire articleSep 27 2015 - 9:34pm
It Is Time for Action, Not Silence

Cecil R. Benjamin, chairman of the Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands, addresses five questions to the Legislature on issues that affect the citizens of the Virgin Islands, and yet, no status reports have been issued on some and there has been complete silence on others.

Read entire articleSep 20 2015 - 3:32pm
The Situation Is Dire at Frederiksted Health Care

Dina Cruz, who represents Frederiksted mental health patients, writes about the problems at Frederiksted Health Care Inc.

Read entire articleSep 19 2015 - 9:30am
V.I. Leaders, Thanks for the Worst

Coretta S. Louis covers a lot of territory in pointing out the problems that she believes the political leaders do not solve and often ignore.

Read entire articleSep 19 2015 - 12:25am
Virtue of the Week: Kindness

Kindness is showing you care, doing some good to make life better for others. Be thoughtful about people’s needs. Show love and compassion to someone who is sad or needs your help.

Read entire articleSep 13 2015 - 11:03pm
Virtue of the Week: Love

Love is a special feeling that fills your heart. You show love in a smile, a kind word, a thoughtful act or a hug. Love is treating people and things with care and kindness because they mean so much to you. Love is contagious. It keeps spending.

Read entire articleSep 7 2015 - 1:05am