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DOE Payroll Office to Remain at Hospital Street Headquarters

The Virgin Islands Department of Education Office of the Insular Superintendent- St. Croix District informs the public that its Payroll…

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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Beach Advisory for January 17-20

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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2017-01-20 20:20:22
St. Thomas Starring in Upcoming HGTV Show

Two upcoming January episodes of the popular HGTV series “Beachfront Bargain Hunt” are expected to feature St. Thomas and several local professionals.

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2017-01-20 18:28:46
Democatic Party State Chairwoman Calls for Senator Elect to be Seated in Legislature

The Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands is concerned that more than one week after the 32nd Legislature has been sworn in, the seventh St. Thomas seat remains vacant.

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2017-01-20 17:42:32
News - Police — St. Croix
Robberies Prompt VIPD to Warn Public

A robbery and attempted robbery over the weekend prompted the V.I. Police Department to issue a community alert Monday, with suggestions for how to avoid becoming a victim. 

Read entire articleJan 10 2017 - 1:16am
Homicides 2017

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2017 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleJan 4 2017 - 4:30pm
Rape Suspect Arrested in Frederiksted

A 30-year-old man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl turned himself in Saturday, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleDec 24 2016 - 9:50pm
Carmona Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Porn

Antonio Sanes Carmona, 45, of St. Croix pleaded guilty Wednesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge George Cannon Jr. to possession of child pornography.

Read entire articleDec 22 2016 - 12:09am
Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleDec 15 2016 - 5:00pm
Suspect Arrested in Gallows Bay Shooting

Police arrested 53-year-old Festus Pemberton Wednesday after witnesses identified him as the person who fired at another person in Gallows Bay that morning. No one was injured in the incident. 

Read entire articleDec 15 2016 - 10:23am
Police Charge Man with Unauthorized Possession of Firearm

Police on Wednesday arrested 37-year-old Robert “Netty” Marsh and charged him with unauthorized possession of a firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleDec 14 2016 - 10:22pm
Man Charged with Assault

Sejio Rofo-Felix, 21, was arrested Tuesday and charged with third-degree assault, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleDec 14 2016 - 10:18pm
Man Wanted in Florida Arrested at St. Croix Airport

St. Croix resident Everick G.A. Phillip was arrested Sunday at the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport when federal agents checking his records learned he was wanted for parole violation in Florida.

Read entire articleDec 13 2016 - 11:29pm
Visitor Charged with Bringing Drugs into Golden Grove

A woman who brought a bag with clothing and shoes for an inmate at Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility was arrested Friday when that bag turned out to also contain narcotics, according to the V.I. Police Department.

 

Read entire articleDec 12 2016 - 11:12pm