Virgin Islands Council on the Arts brought a century of culture to life Saturday at the Dorsch Center in Frederiksted.
The full house of patrons was treated to a century of music, dance, poetry and fashion created and performed by three generations of local talent.
MC Richard Nicks kept the evening flowing with the focus devoted to black life, history and culture.
Ay Ay Rhythm Ensemble, Cedelle Petersen Christopher, Mind, Body and Soul, Regal, Fashions, Richard Schrader, Geron Richards and students, Sommer Sibilly-Brown, Jay Watson, Chenzira Davis Kahina and Per Ankh Family Musicians performed.
At a Senate hearing last week, a bill mandating owners of shoreline property provide public access to the shore was forwarded to the Rules and Judiciary Committee despite several looming questions, some of which have now been answered by amendments.
In a heated election season that will leave millions of Americans who are residents of U.S. territories on the sidelines because they don’t have the right to vote for president, two St. Thomas attorneys have joined a lawsuit seeking to redress that wrong.
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It is noon on a Sunday and the mimosas and brunch specials are flowing at local restaurants on the boardwalk in Christiansted town. Some may not notice that on this very boardwalk, the nonprofit organization the Collective Collaboration Inc. is trying to change the lives of another person. #visource#usvi#news... See MoreSee Less
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