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Satrurday “Learn to Swim” Program Resumes at Vincent Mason Sr. Pool

The resumption of Saturday’s “Learn to Swim” Program at the Vincent Mason Sr. Pool in Frederiksted will begin on Saturday,…

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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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The Bookworm: Cosby's Life and Times

Reading “Cosby: His Life and Times” is kind of like visiting your childhood on paper. Who among us hasn’t felt like we’ve always known Fat Albert and the Huxtable family?

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2014-09-17 18:57:00
St. Croix Contractor Takes on the Queen Louise Home for Children’s Wish List

V.I. Terminal Services donated pampers, toiletries, nutritional supplements and more Wednesday to the Queen Louise Home for Children, according to Lutheran Social Services, which runs the home.

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2014-09-16 19:15:01
Fleeing Car Thief Fires at Police During Chase

One of two suspects who stole a vehicle Sunday shot at police officers while attempting to elude capture, the V.I. Police Department said.

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2014-09-16 19:00:24
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Magnolia Florencia Thomas Dies at 69

Magnolia Florencia Thomas, also known as "Maggie," of Grove Place died on Aug. 25. She was 69 years old.

Read entire articleAug 30 2014 - 1:40pm
Gloria A. Sealey Dies at 79

Gloria A. Sealey, also known as "Glory," of Constitution Hill died on Aug. 25.

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Tony Oscar Dies in New York

Tony Oscar of New York died on Aug. 21. He was 37 years old.

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Esther Danielson-Thomas Dies at 86

Esther Danielson-Thomas of St. Peter's, Christiansted, died on Aug. 23. She was 86 years old.

Read entire articleAug 27 2014 - 8:31pm
Margaret Janssen King Dies at 96

Margaret King died peacefully in her sleep Aug. 13 at the age of 96.

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Henry Christopher Jackson Dies at 98

Henry Christopher Jackson, also known as "Harry Jackson," of Estate Glenn died on Aug. 12. He was 98 years old.

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Ambassador Todman’s Body Lies in State at Government House

The body of career ambassador Terence A. Todman will lie in state at Government House, St. Thomas, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21, ahead of funeral services that are planned for Saturday, Aug. 23.

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Juanita Abramson Dies at 84

Juanita Abramson of Estate Hannah's Rest died on Aug. 7. She was 84 years old.

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Peter Gregory Thurland Jr. Dies at 90

Veteran Peter Gregory Thurland Jr. of Estate La Grande Princesse died on Aug. 1. He was 90 years old.

Read entire articleAug 9 2014 - 12:35am
Deloris Woodrupp Dies

The family of the late Deloris Woodrupp, also known as “Winifred” or “Wini,” is saddened to announce her passing on July 29.

Read entire articleAug 9 2014 - 12:30am