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Caroline Fawkes testifies before the Senate Finance Committee. (V.I. Legislature photo)

Elections System Cutting Candidate Contact to Keep Safe

The Virgin Islands does not have its Primary Election until Aug. 1 but, like everything else, it is being affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

AG: People Who Violate Epidemic Restrictions Could Face Charges

Those who willfully violate emergency executive orders and directives of Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. and Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion during the declared state of emergency could face criminal consequences.

Governor Orders Public Beaches Closed

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. announced that all public beaches in the territory were closed effective immediately in an effort to keep gatherings down and residents off the streets.
Tim Duncan capped his 19-year career with the San Antonio Spurs on Satirday with election to the Basketball Hall of Fame. (Photo from youtube)

Tim Duncan Part of Elite 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

St. Croix native Tim Duncan was announced as a member of a star-studded 2020 class of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a nine-member group also includes Kevin Garnett and the late Kobe Bryant.

Territory’s First COVID-19 Death Was an 85-Year-Old STT Man

The first person to die in the U.S. Virgin Islands of COVID-19, was an 85-year-old male St. Thomas resident with underlying medical conditions.
Locals paddleboard past a line of visiting yachts. (Source photo by S. Pennington)

Visiting Armada of U.S. Yachts Causes Concern at Magens Bay

On Sunday, beachgoers and Magens Bay personnel expressed concern about the startling sight of about 18 or more yachts moored in the waters adjacent to the most populated beach in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Census Count Takes Back Seat to Health Concerns

Work on the 2020 census remains stalled in the Virgin Islands due to efforts to control the spread of the novel coronavirus, but officials are hopeful they can complete the work by a late September deadline.

Head Start Food Distribution to Pause for Easter Holidays

Head Start will continue with food distribution this week; however, it will not distribute food during the Easter holiday from Thursday, April 9, through Monday, April 12.

VIEDA to Host Free Webinar for Small VI Business Owners on April 8

These Virgin Islands business owners will learn how to apply for disaster assistance programs offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (US SBA) due to the impact of the new coronavirus pandemic.
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VIEDA to Host Free Webinar for Small VI Business Owners on April 8

These Virgin Islands business owners will learn how to apply for disaster assistance programs offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (US SBA) due to the impact of the new coronavirus pandemic.

Head Start Food Distribution to Pause for Easter Holidays

Head Start will continue with food distribution this week; however, it will not distribute food during the Easter holiday from Thursday, April 9, through Monday, April 12.

Police Apprehend STX Man Wanted in Rape Case

Government House Schedules Radio Interviews

Public Schools to Remain Closed Through April 30

Lindbergh Bay on St. Thomas, a serene vista, but it's currently closed due to the coronavirus. (Source photo by Nour Z. Suid)

23 Self-Love/Self-Care Challenges for Days of Social Distancing

Have you been having negative thoughts about yourself? Do you have challenges when it comes to loving yourself? Are you ready to learn to love yourself more? Well, this article may just be the right one for you.

There Might Have Been Other Steps Before Closing the Beaches

What Happens Afterwards?

Tim Duncan capped his 19-year career with the San Antonio Spurs on Satirday with election to the Basketball Hall of Fame. (Photo from youtube)

Tim Duncan Part of Elite 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

St. Croix native Tim Duncan was announced as a member of a star-studded 2020 class of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a nine-member group also includes Kevin Garnett and the late Kobe Bryant.
Michael Anton (Submitted photo)

Short Documentary “Good Morning, Good Morning” Highlights V.I. Greeting of Respect

When filmmaker Michael Anton visited his father on St. Thomas after Hurricane Irma hit, he decided to make a film – “not a story about politics or hurricanes,” but rather “a story about culture and love.”

Government House Schedules Radio Interviews

V.I. Source At Home Reading Series: ‘14 Cows for America’

Head Start Food Distribution to Pause for Easter Holidays

Head Start will continue with food distribution this week; however, it will not distribute food during the Easter holiday from Thursday, April 9, through Monday, April 12.

Police Apprehend STX Man Wanted in Rape Case

Calvin Delano Burke Sr. Dies at 85

Calvin Delano Burke Sr. died on March 28 on St. Croix,, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Marguerita Brannigan Dies at 62

Melvina Marjorie Gore Dies

Lauren Charles Gifft Dies at 59

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