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DOH Urges Business Owners to Renew Health Permits

Effective Feb, 23, 2015, the Department of Health (VIDOH) health permits that allow individuals to serve the general public are…

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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UVI Play Portrays St. Croix Native and Activist Hubert Harrison

St. Croix native Hubert Harrison is widely considered a leader in the movement for equality and justice for African Americans during the early 20th Century. Harrison worked closely with W.E.B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey and other activists, but he never received the acclaim of those leaders.

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2015-02-28 22:03:39
Cuba Diary: Country of Contrasts, Complications and Contradictions

The Source publisher recently traveled to Cuba with a delegation from The Nation magazine. This is the first in a series of articles that offer her first-hand cultural and educational experiences.

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2015-02-26 23:42:32
Folklife Festival Draws Huge Crowd

Hundreds of school children and a large contingent of tourists filled Annaberg Plantation on Thursday as the V.I. National Park kicked off its 24th annual Folklife Festival.

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2015-02-26 23:07:34
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The Bookworm: 'The Prodigal Son' - You Can Do Better

Though it can stand alone as a passable diversion, this book is part of a series and, if you’ve read the others, you’ll want “The Prodigal Son.” For most readers, though, I think you can do better.

Read entire articleJun 26 2014 - 12:52am
The Bookworm: I can’t sleep!

So how’d you sleep last night? The author of “The Secret Life of Sleep” says she used to wonder why her elders asked such a strange question. The research she shares explains that and a lot more.

Read entire articleJun 19 2014 - 12:23am
The Bookworm: Be Prepared with a Tissue for 'The Promise'

With a real historical event as her background, the author spins a story of two women who are more alike than they’d ever admit. Just be prepared with a tissue; because “The Promise” isn’t all that can be broken.

Read entire articleJun 12 2014 - 1:19am
The Bookworm: 'Success Secrets of Black Millionaires'

Tired of nothing but dust in your wallet? Sick of paying with pennies? Then crack open 'The Wealth Choice' just about anywhere and get ready for real change.

Read entire articleJun 5 2014 - 12:16am
The Bookworm: 'Sugar' Goes Beyond the Dates and Facts of History

Your children have already learned something about the Civil War, but what do they know about what happened afterward? “Sugar” is a story that goes beyond the dates and facts of history.

Read entire articleMay 29 2014 - 12:41am
The Bookworm: '1954' and the Baseball Generation

In the lightning-fast manner of a sportscaster, author Bill Madden tells a story that goes beyond Jackie Robinson’s history-making 1947 debut, but readers will learn why 1954 was so important to the game.

Read entire articleMay 22 2014 - 12:39am
Essays by Some Winners of the Laws of Life Contest

Virgin Islands public high school students offered words of wisdom learned from their life experiences when the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands hosted the 14th Laws of Life Essay Contest awards. Here are some of the essays that won.

Read entire articleMay 21 2014 - 12:28am
The Bookworm: A Daring Side of Walter Mosley

Debbie Dare is no Easy Rawlins and she’s not. There are hints of both of Mosley’s most famous characters, but this book is much more explicit than his past few novels.

Read entire articleMay 15 2014 - 12:00am
The Bookworm: 'The Way I See It' Might Serve You Well

Overall, this isn’t a bad book, but it should be approached with caution and openness. Know that, and “Black and White: The Way I See It” might serve you well.

Read entire articleMay 6 2014 - 10:43pm
Book Review: Murder Mystery Spotlights St. John

Author Wilson Roberts captures the quirkiness of life on St. John in his latest novel, set on the island he's called home half the year since the 1980s.

 

Read entire articleMay 4 2014 - 1:03am