November 20, 2017 1:40 pm Last modified: 7:47 am

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Chenay Bay. (Susan Ellis photo)

Chenay Bay. (Susan Ellis photo)

Local News

The Dollar fo’ Dollar tour passes through Emancipation Garden. (Priscilla Hintz Rivera photo)

‘Hurricane Edition’ of Dollar fo’ Dollar Tour Remembers 1916 Gale and Coal Carrier Strike

Organizers of Saturday’s 12th annual Dollar fo’ Dollar Culture and History Tour used the territory’s post-storm mood to highlight the history of another devastating hurricane, one that directly preceded a coal carrier strike in 1916.
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Kids watch a puppet show featuring iggi the iguana at Roosevelt Park Saturday.

Iggi the Iguana is Back to Help Kids Heal from Storm Trauma

A kid-focused hurricane recovery program featuring an iguana character named iggi (with a small i) is being revived by local therapists to help children and families deal with trauma after Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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Good Hope County Day School students Savanna Capdeville, Carolyn Grimm and Kelsy Bhola talk about their cultural exchange trip to Denmark.

Students Challenged to ‘Fire Start’ their Generation at Youth Conference

About 50 of St. Croix’s brightest and most self-assured teens gathered at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix campus to address their generation’s issues for the next 100 years at the V.I. Centennial Youth Conference.
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Many St. Thomas and St. John buildings are missing roofs. (Kelsey Nowakowski photo)

FEMA Approves Permanent Housing Construction for U.S. Virgin Islands

FEMA has approved permanent housing construction for eligible survivors who have sustained at least $17,000 in FEMA verified loss but whose home was not destroyed by the hurricanes.
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Editorial / Blogs

Virtue of the Week: Detachment

Detachment is experiencing your feelings without allowing your feelings to control you. With detachment you are free to choose how you will act. You use thinking and feeling together, so you can make smart choices.
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Governor Mapp Is Wrong; A Waste To Energy System Can Be Implemented Here

Greg Miller responds to Gov. Mapp’s opposition to Waste To Energy systems being tried in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Virtue of the Week: Thankfulness

Thankfulness is being grateful for what we have. It is an attitude of gratitude for learning, loving and being. Appreciate the little things that happen around you and within you every day. Think positively. Thankfulness brings contentment.
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Virtue of the Week: Unity

Unity helps us work and live together peacefully. We feel connected with each other and all living things. We value the specialness of each person as a gift, not as a reason to fight or be scared. With unity we accomplish more together than any one o
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