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BIR Launches Online Pay for Excise Taxes Beginning May 20

The Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) informs the taxpaying public that the Excise Tax Office now offers online…

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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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DPNR’s Division of Building Permits to Hold Public Outreach Events

The general public is invited to join the Division of Building Permits in public outreach events as part of the celebration of Building Safety Month.

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2016-05-23 18:50:45
Virtue of the Week: Loyalty

Loyalty is staying true to someone. It is standing up for something you believe in without wavering. It is being faithful to your family, country, school, friends or ideals when the going gets tough as well as when things are good. 

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2016-05-22 20:53:27
Beach Advisory for May 16-20

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for Enterococci Bacteria and Turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

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2016-05-21 14:37:44
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
Brian H. Eugene Dies

Brian H. Eugene died on May 15.

Read entire articleMay 23 2016 - 6:44pm
Margaret R. St. Valle Dies in Florida

It is with our deepest sorrows that we inform you of the passing of our beloved mother, Margaret R. St. Valle, on May 14 after her battle with lymphoma leukemia. She was 71 years old.

Read entire articleMay 22 2016 - 5:17pm
Lionel Roberts Sr. Dies at 82

Lionel Roberts, Sr., also known as “Nooke,” of Estate La Grande Princesse died on Wednesday, May 11. He was 82 years old.

Read entire articleMay 21 2016 - 1:01am
Loretta Priscilla Nanton Niles Dies at 78

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Loretta Priscilla Nanton Niles, 78, daughter of John and Margaret John Nanton of Antigua, on May 13.

Read entire articleMay 20 2016 - 2:51pm
Carlos Zenon Jr. Dies at 45

Carlos Zenon Jr. of Estate Herman Hill died on May 6. He was 45 years old.

Read entire articleMay 17 2016 - 5:27pm
Lauriel Emanuel Oliver Dies at 69

Lauriel Emanuel Oliver, better known as “Larry,” “Derby” or “the Wolf,” died on Saturday, May 7, at Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center. He was 69 years old.

Read entire articleMay 16 2016 - 6:02pm
Macclean J. Joseph Dies

Macclean J. Joseph died on May 3.

Read entire articleMay 16 2016 - 5:55pm
Ashton Alfred Richardson Dies

Ashton Alfred Richardson died on May 6.

Read entire articleMay 15 2016 - 4:09pm
Tamara Anne Rodgers Dies

Tamara Anne Rodgers, "Tammy," of Judith's Fancy died on Monday, May 2.

Read entire articleMay 13 2016 - 4:19pm
Teshanee R. Rodgers Dies at 36

Teshanee R. Rodgers of Estate La Grande Princesse died on April 30. She was 36 years old.

Read entire articleMay 12 2016 - 5:02pm