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GERS Deadline Reminds Members Election Packets Due by Sept. 4

Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) Administrator and CEO Austin L. Nibbs reminds retirees that the deadline to return election packets…

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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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Armed Robber Hits Estate Ruby Business

An armed robber hit an Estate Diamond Ruby business Monday shortly after noon, threatening the people in the business and making off with an undisclosed amount of cash, the VIPD reported.

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2015-09-01 21:40:58
Man Shot Near Bethlehem Village, Profit Hills

A man was shot early Monday afternoon while he was driving out of the Bethlehem Village and Profit Hills area, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2015-09-01 21:34:12
Ours Must Be a Government of Laws

Kelvin Martin hopes the new attorney general nominee, while pursuing Gov. de Jongh’s alleged illegalities, will not ignore possible corruption by Gov. Mapp.

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2015-09-01 19:19:18
Arts/Entertainment — St. Croix
ALONG CAME A SPIDER - WEAVING A LOONY WEB

"Along Came a Spider," and along came Washington, D.C. homicide detective Alex Cross (Morgan Freeman) right behind him, having had four years to recover from his rigorous debut as detective Cross in 1997's "Kiss the Girls."

Read entire articleMay 13 2001 - 5:49pm
BOOK EXAMINES DANISH WEST INDIES EMANCIPATION

Four educators affiliated with the University of the Virgn Islands have contributed the original articles contained in a recently published book presenting an overview of emancipation in the Danish West Indies.

Read entire articleMay 5 2001 - 12:40pm
ARTISTS' AFROCENTRIC IMAGES IMPRESS VISITORS

To one visiting African art scholar, an exhibition of work by 18 V.I. artists on St. Thomas seemed to be "a cultural memory, a cultural reclamation of Africa." To one of the exhibiting artists, it was "a beginning for the community that goes beyond limited commercial themes."

Read entire articleApr 30 2001 - 11:29am
ARTISTS GET OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW IN P.R. MUSUEM

Plans for the first-ever group showing of paintings by Virgin Islands artists in a Puerto Rico art museum will be discussed at a meeting May 10 on St. Thomas.

Read entire articleApr 23 2001 - 7:48am
ARTS SCHOLARS TO DELIBERATE AND CELEBRATE

More than 200 internationally recognized authorities on African and African-heritage arts are converging on St. Thomas this week for the kind of gathering they hold only once every three years, and they're doing it in part because it's Carnival time. The occasion is the 12th triennial Symposium on African and Caribbean Art, sponsored by the Arts Council of the African Studies Association, and it's the first such event to be held in the Caribbean.

Read entire articleApr 21 2001 - 8:29pm
HEARTBREAKERS -- JUST A COUPLE OF SWELLS

"Heartbreakers" follows the adventures of a couple of female dirty, rotten scoundrels, a mother/daughter scam team, who pick up the guys, seduce them and then fleece them, just for the fun of it. And the money.

Read entire articleApr 19 2001 - 7:29am
AFRICAN STUDIES SYMPOSIUM INSPIRES ART SHOW

In a show two years in the making, works by 18 Virgin Islands artists will go on exhibit April 17-26 on St. Thomas before traveling to North Carolina, where they will be on display in the coming academic year.

Read entire articleApr 10 2001 - 4:42pm
WHO TOOK AWARDS IN CLASSICAL COMPETITION

Here are the winners of the 12th annual Arts Alive/Innovative Telephone Classical Music Competition. The final round of judging for students from throughout the territory was Sunday at Island Center on St. Croix.

Read entire articleApr 9 2001 - 5:14pm
BLOW - BOY WINS DRUG FAME; BOY BLOWS IT

It seems like Hollywood has it in for Johnny Depp, or at least it's bound to cast him in sleazy roles. Emerging from a river rat, however charming, in "Chocolat," he shakes off that image only to become a true life sleaze, notorious drug dealer George Jung, in "Blow."

Read entire articleApr 6 2001 - 1:23pm
34 VYING IN CLASSICAL MUSIC FINALS SUNDAY

Fifteen students from St. Croix and 19 from St. Thomas/St. John will perform Sunday in the finals of the 12th annual Arts Alive/Innovative Telephone Classical Music Competition at Island Center. Some are "old pros," but others are taking part for the first time. That, says Arts Alive producer Rhoda Tillett, is what keeps the event going -- and getting ever more competitive.

Read entire articleApr 6 2001 - 11:55am