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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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Low Pressure System Likely to Develop as it Approaches Caribbean

A broad area of low-pressure about 700 miles east-southeast of the Windward Islands is likely to develop in the next few days, and though it currently appears to be on a heading that will take it south of the V.I., residents should keep an eye on it. 

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2016-09-26 23:27:27
St. Croix Golf Association to Host Eastern Caribbean Championships

For the first time in over a decade, the St. Croix Golf Association (ECGA) will host eight countries for the Eastern Caribbean Golf Association Championships at Carambola Golf Club.

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2016-09-26 13:22:14
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. 

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2016-09-25 11:26:18
Arts/Entertainment — St. Croix
The Bookworm: Planning Your Retirement

Quinn starts most points with need-to-know information, offers other places to turn for help and includes things readers should beware of. This book is a helpful read to become retirement-ready.

Read entire articleMar 2 2016 - 1:13am
The Bookworm: A Book You’ll Never Forget

Sheer love makes it soar. If you’re an Alzheimer’s caretaker or are facing the disease yourself, you absolutely will want this memoir. “Before I Forget” is a book you never will.

Read entire articleFeb 23 2016 - 10:28pm
The Bookworm: If the Spirit Moves You

Die-hard historians might not find much new here, but I simply couldn’t put this book down. If you want something that’s short on pages but long on interest, “The Invisibles” is the one.

Read entire articleFeb 16 2016 - 10:48pm
The Bookworm: 'The Golden Lad'

About halfway through, this book turns the story somewhat away from the “old lion” and toward that of his beloved son, becoming a daredevil-adventure tale of a swashbuckling  soldier.

Read entire articleFeb 10 2016 - 10:06pm
The Bookworm: 'Best Friends Forever'

A great girlfriends novel that’s easy to read, super-quick to finish, and that can be passed around your book group. If that sounds like a dream read for you, then get “Best Friends Forever.”

Read entire articleJan 19 2016 - 11:42pm
The Bookworm: Coretta Scott King’s Lifelong Love of Music

Many biographies of King begin with her marriage to Martin, but Krull starts much earlier, putting an emphasis on Coretta Scott King’s lifelong love of music and her desire to have a career.

Read entire articleJan 13 2016 - 11:47pm
The Bookworm: If the Spirit Moves You

Whether you’re a drinker or a teetotaler, if you like a wee nip of history, then here’s the book you want. Read “Drinking in America”… if the spirit moves you.

Read entire articleDec 30 2015 - 11:07pm
The Bookworm: Grandmother Said ...

Bring tissues when you start “My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry,” but bring your funnybone too. It’s that kind of book – one that, if you miss it, you’ll never forgive yourself.

Read entire articleDec 23 2015 - 12:17am
The Bookworm: How Alex Haley 'Changed a Nation'

Read “Alex Haley and the Books That Changed a Nation” by Robert J. Norrell, and see how a career can grow. 

Read entire articleDec 16 2015 - 11:07pm
The Bookworm: 'Merry Kiss-mass"

This story of girl-meets-boy, girl-loses-boy, girl-gets-boy-anyhow with a twist of “dirt,” as the author says, might even jerk a few tears. It’s sparkly-warm and “Christmasy,” just as you like.

Read entire articleDec 8 2015 - 11:00pm