Ricardo Richards Elementary School students kicked off V.I. History, Culture and Tradition Month on Monday with a Quelbe Day program.
Veteran Wayne Anthony Nielsen of Bronx, New York, died on Feb. 12. He was 68 years old.
Visitors and locals were treated to traditional music and dance and free Presidente beer Sunday afternoon as Virgin Islanders with roots in the Dominican Republic held their sixth annual parade celebrating that country’s 172th anniversary of its independence.
Boy Scout Darryl Donohue Jr. is working towards the rank of Eagle Scout and helping the food chain on St. Croix at the same time. Donohue is helping save the home of the cave bat, Brachyphylla cavernarum, a night-time pollinator of fruit, vegetables and flowers.
Ann Francis James of Golden Rock, Christiansted, died on Feb. 21. She was 39 years old.
Roy Williams, also known as "TC," of Estate La Vallee died on Feb. 19 at the Gov. Juan F. Luis Medical Center. He was 57 years old.
The family of the late Justina Patricia Noel is saddened to announce her passing on Feb. 10.
Barbara F. Vogt of Frederiksted, St. Croix, died on Sunday, Feb. 22. She was 87 years old.
Anthony V. Henderson Sr., also known as "Gublet," of Frederiksted died on Feb. 12 at the Roy Schneider Regional Medical Center.
For me, fasting has always had three major benefits: Weight control, mental clarity and rest for my digestive tract. There’s also, it turns out, a fat burning factor that happens.