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This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

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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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Man Charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm

Officers on foot patrol in downtown Christiansted early Saturday arrested 21-year-old Jahmel K. Galloway and charged him with on of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2015-05-23 20:26:24
Beach Advisory for May 18-22

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, advises the public that these beaches do not meet the water quality standards for swimming or fishing.
St. Thomas
Lindbergh Bay
Water Bay
 

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2015-05-23 04:10:37
Scheduled Memorial Day Activities Will Honor Veterans

On Memorial Day, May 25, the Office of Veterans Affairs, American Legion, Survivor Outreach Services and the VA Vet Center have partnered to commemorate all veterans who have paid the ultimate sacrifice and honor those who are still serving our country faithfully, loyally and with honor.

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2015-05-23 03:50:07
Community - Deaths — St. Croix
John D. Gorham, 90, died peacefully on May 19 in Branford, Conn.

John D. Gorham, 90, died peacefully on May 19 in Branford, Conn.

Read entire articleMay 22 2015 - 12:36am
Edward L. Whitmore Dies at 68

Edward L. Whitmore died on May 13 at Juan F. Luis Medical Center.

Read entire articleMay 20 2015 - 8:14pm
Marcel Wavel Durand Dies

Marcel Wavel Durand died on May 9.

Read entire articleMay 20 2015 - 8:07pm
Catherine Agatha Lucas Prince Dies at 80

Catherine Agatha Lucas Prince of Estate Whim died on Wednesday, May 13. She was 80 years old.

Read entire articleMay 20 2015 - 8:01am
Bernard A. Barnes Sr. Dies at 76

Bernard A. Barnes Sr. of the JFK Housing Community died on May 7. He was 76 years old.

Read entire articleMay 20 2015 - 7:52am
Stephen Ross Dies

Stephen Ross died on May 5.

Read entire articleMay 19 2015 - 1:39pm
Conrad C. Thomas Dies

Conrad C. Thomas died on May 15.

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Eleanor Hansen Plaskett Dies

Eleanor Hansen Plaskett, also known as “Ellie,” died on St. Croix.

Read entire articleMay 15 2015 - 1:16pm
Nathan Etienne Dies

Nathan Etienne died on May 3.

Read entire articleMay 13 2015 - 4:59am
Pius Aurelien Dies

Pius Aurelien, also known as “Shoely” or “Sex and Soul HiFi,” died on May 4.

Read entire articleMay 13 2015 - 4:56am