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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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The Bookworm: Elizabeth Taylor and Michael Jackson's Fitting Friendship

Certainly this is book is a fan’s dream but it’s also one that pop culture followers will relish. And if that’s the kind of book you want now, then “Elizabeth and Michael” is what you need to get you.

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2016-08-30 22:34:01
Coastweeks Doubles Down on Goal of Pristine Beaches

Coastweeks events in the territory will run from Sept. 17 through Oct. 31. This year, events will include a renewed emphasis on litter prevention thanks to a $99,000 Marine Debris Program grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to researchers at the University of the Virgin Islands.

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2016-08-30 15:31:01
UVI Appoints Benjamin Kraft to Serve as Major Gifts Director

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) has appointed Benjamin F. Kraft as the new director of major gifts. He is charged with garnering gifts and donations of $10,000 or more.

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2016-08-30 14:33:18
Arts/Entertainment — St. Croix
The Bookworm: 'Wake Up Happy'

Readers who have come to love Michael Strahan on the field or on TV will be glad to know that his writing is genuine: what you see on the small screen is what you get in this book.

Read entire articleNov 11 2015 - 10:47pm
The Bookworm: What’s an Epitaph if Not Poetry?

 If you’re not normally someone who chooses poetry to read, give “Next Door to the Dead” a try. And besides, what’s an epitaph except poetry etched in stone?

Read entire articleNov 4 2015 - 11:58pm
The Bookworm: A Whodunit Lover’s Whodunit

The ghosties and seers aren’t the only thing that creates chills here; Staub also turns up the dial on psychological terror. What more could you want?

Read entire articleOct 28 2015 - 11:40pm
The Bookworm: Just Who Was Jeremiah G. Hamilton?

Though he showed up in New York City in the wake of scandal, nobody knew for sure where Jeremiah G. Hamilton had come from. Some sources said he was born in the Caribbean.

Read entire articleOct 21 2015 - 11:27pm
The Bookworm: 'Carrying Albert Home'

In "Carrying Albert Home," your leg is pulled from West Virginia to Florida and you know it, but there’s still something about this story that you’ll truly want to be real.

Read entire articleOct 14 2015 - 7:17pm
The Bookworm: Shaq Reaches Back

Retired basketball great and author Shaquille O’Neal reaches back into his own childhood to create this tale, which is something 7-to-10-year-olds will enjoy knowing.

Read entire articleOct 6 2015 - 10:55pm
The Bookworm: Is It a Good Hair Day?

Is today a good hair day, a bad hair day – or a no-hair day?  The bigger question: who’s happy with her hair? In this book, 27 women answer that as they weigh in on their tresses (or lack thereof).

Read entire articleSep 29 2015 - 11:08pm
The Bookworm: 'Believe It or Not!'

Someone in Ohio collects bedpans. A lot of people collect ink – on their bodies. A man in California collected keys; a woman in New York collects fashion-doll parts to create jewelry.

Read entire articleSep 24 2015 - 12:18am
The Bookworm: 'James Dean's Final Hours'

James Dean knew better than to exceed the speed limit but he couldn’t resist and, as you’ll see in the new book by Keith Elliot Greenberg, that need for speed may have driven him to the grave.

Read entire articleSep 15 2015 - 11:03pm
The Bookworm: 'Black Man in a White Coat'

When you first glimpse “Black Man in a White Coat,” you may wonder if it’s about health or if it’s a memoir. It’s both, actually, but that scarcely matters when a book is this good.

Read entire articleSep 8 2015 - 11:19pm