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Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Ends On Dec. 7

The VI SHIP/Medicare program has announced that Medicare beneficiaries and persons newly eligible for Medicare can make changes to their…

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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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Educational Complex Holds Spanish Spelling Bee

Top spellers in the St. Croix Educational Complex foreign language classes competed in a Spanish spelling bee as their cheering classmates filled the school’s library last Thursday -- a culminating activity for the school’s observance of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

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2014-10-23 00:04:54
Philanthropist Peter Gruber Dies

Peter Gruber, a businessman who donated generously to various entities in the Virgin Islands and around the world, died Saturday after a long illness, with his wife Patricia at his side

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2014-10-22 23:17:02
Ferry and Sailboat Collide Near Red Hook

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the cause of a collision between Varlack Venture’s ferry, Capitol Venture, and the 65-foot sailboat New Horizons. The collision occurred Wednesday, according to the Coast Guard.

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2014-10-22 22:25:56
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Two Charged with Reckless Endangerment

Police arrested Elroy Tounge and Raheem Charlery on Friday morning and charged them with reckless endangerment and other charges stemming from an incident that occurred on July 25.

Read entire articleOct 13 2014 - 8:46pm
Customers Robbed at Christiansted Bar

Two armed men robbed three customers at a Christiansted bar Tuesday night, the V.I. Police Department reported. No one was injured in the robbery, but the robbers made off with cash and jewelry.

Read entire articleOct 8 2014 - 10:04pm
Homicides 2014

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2014, with statistics broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.

Read entire articleOct 8 2014 - 4:14pm
Stolen Items Recovered after Armed Robbery

Police were able to recover all items that were stolen almost immediately after an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday night on Queen Cross Street in Christiansted.

Read entire articleSep 26 2014 - 1:02am
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.

Read entire articleSep 16 2014 - 7:00pm
Student Claims Van Rolled Over His Feet

A student of the St. Croix Educational Complex reported that a vehicle rolled over his feet while he was standing near the high school and Queen Mary Highway.

Read entire articleSep 16 2014 - 6:22pm
Carjacked Vehicle Found Hours Later

A car was hijacked Saturday evening in the Harbor View Apartments area and recovered the next morning, according to the V.I. Police Department.

Read entire articleSep 8 2014 - 11:30pm
Suspects Carjack Vehicle in Frederiksted

Two armed men carjacked a vehicle Tuesday evening in Frederiksted, making off with a white four-door Honda CRV, the V.I. Police said Wednesday.

Read entire articleSep 3 2014 - 1:39pm
Three Sentenced to 10 Years Each for Robbery with Firearms

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced three St. Croix men to 10 years in prison each for their roles in two armed robberies that took place in January 2013.

Read entire articleAug 20 2014 - 11:35pm
Man Injured by Gunshot in Paradise Mills

A 19-year-old man was shot in the arm Saturday in the Paradise Mills Housing community on St. Croix.

Read entire articleAug 18 2014 - 8:10pm