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Insurance Licensing Exam Scheduled for December 9

The St. Croix office of the Division of Banking and Insurance will administer the insurance agent licensing exam on Tuesday,…

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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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Police Investigate Estate Humbug Homicide

Detectives on St. Croix are investigating the death of Trevor Pamphile, 24, who was found dead by the side of the road at 10:15 p.m. Monday in Estate Humbug.

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2014-11-25 20:29:31
Crowley Offers Holiday Shipping Tips for Caribbean Residents, Businesses

For residents and businesses in the Caribbean, shopping for the holidays can present the challenge of getting purchases home in time for the festivities. Crowley Maritime Corp.’s shipping and logistics services pick up where retailers leave off.

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2014-11-25 16:43:11
Police Investigate Kidnap-Homicide

Detectives are investigating a charred body discovered Sunday in a vehicle in the Annaly Bay area of St. Croix. Police believe the deceased is connected to a kidnap for ransom case they were investigating.

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2014-11-25 13:26:04
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St. Croix Elections Board Agrees to Recount

The St. Croix Board of Elections agreed Wednesday afternoon to recount ballots for Sen. Alicia “Chucky” Hansen, Sen. Diane Capehart and Epiphane Joseph, candidate for the Elections Board.

Read entire articleNov 27 2014 - 12:01am
V.I. Groups Spread the Bounty

The Virgin Islands stepped up to the Thanksgiving plate this week with non-profit, community and religious organizations alike offering food, clothing and much needed supplies to the poor and homeless across the territory.

Read entire articleNov 26 2014 - 11:24pm
21 Young Artists Featured in Book on V.I. March

First lady Cecile deJongh will distribute a book featuring the work of 21 young Virgin Islands artists around the holidays.The book, 'See the Virgin Islands March,' will be presented to children in grades kindergarten through third grade

Read entire articleNov 26 2014 - 10:22pm
Crime Stoppers: Tips Completely Anonymous

Your tips are completely anonymous. If you believe a crime you submitted to us may have been solved, please contact Crime Stoppers to see if you are eligible for a reward.

Read entire articleNov 26 2014 - 12:20pm
Boys and Girls Clubs Celebrate Thanksgiving with Dinner

The Boys and Girls Club in Christiansted gathered Tuesday after school for a Thanksgiving feast. The St. Thomas Club celebrated on Tuesday and dinner will be served Wednesday at the Frederiksted Club.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 10:13pm
Elections Boards Petitioned to Recount Ballots

Both district boards of Elections received petitions this week from unsuccessful candidates asking for a recount of the general election on Nov. 4.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:59pm
Health Department Signs Contract for Cancer Registry

The V.I. Health Department has signed a contract with Reflectx Oncology Resources to create a long-anticipated territorial cancer registry, according to the department.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:55pm
Corrections Bureau Facing Sanctions for Paying Fed Monitor Late

A court-appointed monitor overseeing compliance on problems at Golden Grove prison is asking the V.I. Bureau of Corrections to be held in contempt of court for repeatedly failing to pay him on time.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:53pm
Police Investigate Estate Humbug Homicide

Detectives on St. Croix are investigating the death of Trevor Pamphile, 24, who was found dead by the side of the road at 10:15 p.m. Monday in Estate Humbug.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 9:29pm
Police Investigate Kidnap-Homicide

Detectives are investigating a charred body discovered Sunday in a vehicle in the Annaly Bay area of St. Croix. Police believe the deceased is connected to a kidnap for ransom case they were investigating.

Read entire articleNov 25 2014 - 2:26pm