GERS to Close Offices for Carnival

The Government Employees’ Retirement System (GERS) offices will be closed as follows:

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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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Personnel Announces Results of GESC Health Insurance Board Election

The V.I. Division of Personnel, has announced the winners of the recent GESC Health Insurance Board for employee and retiree representatives on the Government Employees Service Commission (GESC) Group Health Insurance Board.

2015-04-24 16:09:46
EPA Honors Three U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Champions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced it has honored three individuals and organizations from across the U.S. Virgin Islands with Environmental Champion Awards for their achievements in protecting public health and the environment.

2015-04-24 16:04:53
Watch Dogs Must be Independent

Why did a Senate panel hold in committee a bill that would provide greater autonomy and a guaranteed budget to the entity charged with stemming the flow of fraud, waste and abuse in the territory?

2015-04-23 21:36:27
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Doris Yvette Dowling Dies in Georgia

Doris Yvette Dowling of Atlanta, Georgia, died on March 27. She was 53 years old.

Read entire articleApr 13 2015 - 9:42pm
Joseph Pelham Celestine Dies at 59

Joseph Pelham Celestine, also known as “Sharam,” of Estate Grove Place, Fredriksted, died on April 4. He was 59 years old.

Read entire articleApr 11 2015 - 9:19pm
Marva Cleopha Ventura Dies at 78

Marva Cleopha Ventura died on March 30. She was 78 years old.

Read entire articleApr 10 2015 - 5:40pm
Edgar Alexander Browne Dies at 75

Edgar Alexander Browne of Estate Work & Rest died on March 18. He was 75 years old.

Read entire articleApr 10 2015 - 5:34pm
Edna A. Joseph Dies

Edna A. Joseph died on March 22.

Read entire articleApr 8 2015 - 9:43pm
Maria Ventura Joseph Dies at 68

Maria Ventura Joseph died on March 29 in Baytown, Texas. She was born on Aug. 5, 1946, in St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

Read entire articleApr 7 2015 - 7:26pm
Josephine Elaine Herbert

Josephine Elaine Herbert died on March 26.

Read entire articleApr 6 2015 - 4:15pm
Walter Alexander Christian Sr. Dies at 81

Walter Alexander Christian Sr., also known as “Crook” or “Mr. C,” of Estate Concordia, Frederiksted, died on March 24. He was 81 years old.

Read entire articleApr 6 2015 - 4:12pm
Anthony A. Matthews Dies

He was preceded in death by his father, Arnold “Billy” Matthews; and mother, Bascillia Bess.

Read entire articleApr 4 2015 - 1:57pm
Betty Galloway Dies in Texas

It is with profound sadness that her family announces the passing of Betty Jean Gussman Galloway on Thursday, April 2, at the age of 89 in San Antonio, Texas.

Read entire articleApr 4 2015 - 12:45pm