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Police Investigate Estate Profit Burglary

The V.I. Police Department reported a possible burglary Wednesday in Estate Profit. The victim told officers that three masked…

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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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Four Antilles Students to Represent V.I. in National Math Competition

Four Antilles middle school students were the top scorers at the 2015 territorial MathCounts competition held Thursday on the University of the Virgin Islands’ St. Thomas campus.

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2015-03-27 00:39:43
PSC Approves Power Purchase Agreements for St. Croix Solar Generation

Public Services Commission members on Thursday approved two power purchase and interconnection agreements that would put another six megawatts of solar power on St. Croix.

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2015-03-27 00:30:21
WAPA Board Funds Smart Grid

WAPA voted Thursday to approve buying communications equipment for a territorywide Wireless Field Area Network to supplement its fiber network and smart grid infrastructure.

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2015-03-27 00:27:33
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The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
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Virtue of the Week: Tact

Tact is telling the truth kindly, considerate of how your words affect others’ feelings. Think before you speak, knowing what is better left unsaid. When you are tactful, others find it easier to hear what you have to say.

Read entire articleMar 22 2015 - 3:05pm
Revolution Is in the Air

Bob White puts forth an idea on how to give the power to change laws back to the people.

Read entire articleMar 17 2015 - 6:43pm
Virtue of the Week: Consideration

Consideration is being thoughtful of other people and their feelings. You consider how your actions affect them. You pay careful attention to what others like and don’t like, and do things that give them happiness.

Read entire articleMar 15 2015 - 9:20pm
Virtue of the Week: Friendliness

Friendliness is being a friend, through good times and bad. You take an interest in other people and make them feel welcome. You share your belongings, your time, and yourself. Friendliness is the best cure for loneliness.

Read entire articleMar 8 2015 - 8:34pm
Take Some of the Money at the Top and Move It Down

Bob White thinks workers should look up the chain of command at the schools and hospitals for the money they need, not keep seeking more money from the government.

Read entire articleMar 6 2015 - 11:34am
Process of Port of Call Selection for Cruises

In February, the Cruise Line Industry Association released its 2015 State of the Cruise Industry Report, citing that once again the Caribbean reigns supreme for cruise itineraries worldwide.

Read entire articleMar 4 2015 - 12:09pm
Source Manager’s Journal: Failures of Imagination

In this world, the rules that have governed others don’t apply and the “lessons of history” are not applicable to the United States. The result is a failure of imagination.

Read entire articleMar 4 2015 - 12:04am
Virtue of the Week: Courtesy

Courtesy is being polite and having good manners. When you speak and act courteously, you give others a feeling of being valued and respected. Greet people pleasantly.

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Will Mapp Be a Revolutionary Leader?

Bob White writes that the newly elected governor may turn out to be a revolutionary, making big changes like George Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.

Read entire articleFeb 26 2015 - 10:39am