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Domestic violence detectives on St. Croix are searching for Vibert George, also known as "Eddie," in connection with a domestic…

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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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Domestic Violence Suspect Sought



Domestic violence detectives on St. Croix are searching for Vibert George, also known as "Eddie," in connection with a domestic violence assault, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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2014-12-19 19:30:32
The Bookworm: 'The Lollipop Monster’s Christmas'

Every home, it seems, contains a Gimme Monster at some point or other during the holidays. When that happens, you need “The Lollipop Monster’s Christmas.”

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2014-12-18 21:50:26
Travelers Get Free Wi-Fi at CEKA

Cyril E. King Airport on St. Thomas now offers free high-speed Wi-Fi to departing passengers. The service began last weekend, the Department of Tourism said Wednesday. Rohsen will be next.

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2014-12-17 19:23:05
Community — St. Croix
CFVI Informs Community of Establishment of Nigel O. Hodge Foundation Inc.

On Nov. 11, the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) transferred $206,500 from the Nigel O. Hodge Fund (NOH Fund) at CFVI to a newly established V.I. not-for-profit organization, Nigel O Hodge Foundation Inc. This donation will provide the initial funding to the new organization to assist children and adults in the U.S. Virgin Islands who are living with chronic illnesses such as cancer, Hodgkin’s disease, diabetes, etc. The Nigel O. Hodge Foundation Inc. is now an independent foundation no longer housed under the CFVI umbrella.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 6:36pm
Cecilia Larocque Dies in New York City

Cecilia Larocque, also known as “Tia,” “Celo” or “Celia,” died on Nov. 17 in Manhattan, New York. She was 52 years old.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 6:29pm
Retired Police Corporal Pauline Richards Dies

Retired Police Corporal Pauline Richards of Estate Mon Bijou died on Nov. 19 at Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center. She was 66 years old.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 6:02pm
Kendall T. Petersen Dies in Puerto Rico

Kendall T. Petersen, also known as "Seigo," of Queen Street, Frederiksted, St. Croix, died on Nov. 16 in Caguas, P.R. He was 52 years old.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 5:48am
UVI School of Education Granted NCATE Accreditation

The University of the Virgin Islands School of Education has been awarded accreditation status from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Read entire articleNov 24 2014 - 2:41am
Cedric Knight Dies in Florida

Cedric Knight passed away peacefully in Florida after a long and happy life (March 5, 1937 -- Oct. 22, 2014).

Read entire articleNov 21 2014 - 10:42pm
Antonio Torres Nieves Dies at 76

Veteran Antonio Torres Nieves, also known as “Tony,” "Toñin" or “Viejo,” of Estate Calqouhoun died on Nov. 17 at Gov. Juan F Luis Hospital and Medical Center. He was 76 years old.

Read entire articleNov 20 2014 - 4:33pm
Ermine Perpetua Joseph Dies in Texas

Ermine Perpetua Joseph, also known as "Ermine Wilkes" or "Ermine Pyke," of Estate Work and Rest died on Nov. 11 in Baytown, Texas. She was 72 years old.

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Registration and Test Dates Given for GED Exam

The individuals of the St. Thomas-St. John District can register online for the (General Education Diploma) GED test. There are two test dates.

Read entire articleNov 19 2014 - 7:43pm
Aguedo Coto Jr. Dies in Connecticut

Aguedo Coto Jr., also known as “Junior” or “Fundón,” of Estate Glynn died on Nov. 12 in Hartford, Conn. He was 60 years old.

Read entire articleNov 19 2014 - 1:20am