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Frederiksted’s Strand Street is Now ‘One-Way’

Strand Street in Frederiksted is now one-way heading north and cars may park on the entire seaward side, thanks to legislation that took effect April 1.

Plans in Works to Study Health Impacts of Methyl Bromide Use

The Health Department has plans in progress to do an epidemiologic investigation on the March incident at St. John’s Sirenusa condominiums, where a pesticide containing methyl bromide used.

WICO Board Elects New Officers

The West Indian Company Lt., operator of the territory's largest cruise ship port, the WICO dock, elected new officers at its first meeting of...

Gaming Conference Looks at New Options, Building ‘Trust’ in V.I. System

The International Masters of Gaming Law organization returned to the territory this week for a spring conference that brought representatives from more than 40 different countries to St. Thomas.

Career Fair Draws Crowd to UVI

This year’s Career Fair, held Wednesday at the University of the Virgin Islands, drew more employers and more students than in several past years, according to organizers.

Crime Stoppers: Virginia Homicide, Local Burglary, Shots Fired

J’Wa “Bala” Charlery, who is wanted for a homicide in Richmond, Va., in November 2014. Charlery is a 20-year-old black male, six feet tall, weighs 160 pounds and is believed to be on St. Croix.

Christiansted Transfer Day Celebration Looks to the Future as Well as the Past

Speakers at the bandstand at the Christiansted National Historic Site observing Transfer Day on Tuesday spoke about the future as much as the past.

Lockhart Elementary Wins National Honor for its Nonviolence Program

Lockhart Elementary School on St. Thomas was honored by Students Against Violence Everywhere, sharing the organization's chapter of the year title with Cuthbertson High School in North Carolina.

Feds Yank DPNR’s Boating Infrastructure Grant for Summers End Marina

A Monday letter from DPNR to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service stated the decision to yank the bulk of $1.3 million grant to the planned Summers End Marina in Coral Bay was “within its discretion."

Shooting Sends Man to the Hospital

A shooting Monday evening at the David Hamilton Jackson Housing Community in Christiansted sent one man to the emergency room, the V.I. Police Department reported.

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