GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

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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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Pescador Wins Marlin Tournament with Last-Minute Catch

A last minute catch landed Pescador the Top Boat prize in the 43rd annual USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament Sunday, according to a news release from the tournament organizers.

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2015-08-30 21:49:39
Armed Men Rob Estate Orange Grove Subway

Two gunmen robbed the Subway restaurant in Estate Orange Grove Friday night as employees were closing the store. It was the second time in a month that two armed men attacked and robbed a fast food business on St. Croix.

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2015-08-29 19:53:00
Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Rod Harley

Some people try to distance themselves from their pasts, rather than face them, embrace them, but mental health and human services professional Rod Harley has turned tragedy into triumph.

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2015-08-27 22:36:40
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: Detachment

Detachment is experiencing your feelings without allowing your feelings to control you. Instead of just reacting, with detachment you are free to choose how you will act.

Read entire articleAug 23 2015 - 11:01pm
Statement in Defense of Governor De Jongh

This is most unfortunate and shocking. It carries the germs of discord and revenge, and it smells political.

Read entire articleAug 22 2015 - 12:18am
What Can Virgin Islanders Do to Combat Climate Change?

Don Buchanan asks Virgin Islanders to consider tackling climate change by following the EPA slogan: “Small steps add up.” He also points out that energy efficiency can bring about climate change as well as big savings.

Read entire articleAug 21 2015 - 11:19am
Virtue of the Week: Cleanliness

Cleanliness means washing often, keeping your body clean and wearing clean clothes. It is putting into your body and your mind only the things that keep you healthy.

Read entire articleAug 16 2015 - 5:54pm
Virtue of the Week: Assertiveness

Being assertive means being positive and confident. You are aware that you are a worthy person with your own special gifts. You think for yourself and express your own ideas. You know what you stand for and what you won't stand for. You expect respect.

Read entire articleAug 10 2015 - 12:59am
WICO CEO: Workshops Encourage Economy

The West Indian Co. Ltd. recently hosted a two-day business development workshop for entrepreneurs interested in starting their own tourism-related business.

Read entire articleAug 4 2015 - 12:58am
We Will Rise Together or Fall Apart

With a serious drought upon us, it might be time to consider the precarious equilibrium of life on earth.

 

 

Read entire articleJul 30 2015 - 8:53am
There Is a Way Out of Debt

Bob White continues to explain his proposal to fix the GERS and other problems by utilizing the public’s money.

Read entire articleJul 28 2015 - 12:59pm
Virtue of the Week: Moderation

Moderation is creating a healthy balance in your life between work and play, rest and exercise. You don’t overdo or get swept away by the things you like. You use your self-discipline to take charge of your life and your time.

Read entire articleJul 27 2015 - 2:55am