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St. Thomas WAPA Customers May Experience 'Momentary Service Interruptions' Beginning Tonight During Testing Of Unit At Harley Power Plant

ST. THOMAS -- For three nights this week, beginning at midnight Tonight, personnel at the Randolph Harley...

By Staff / October 15, 2019

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Former TSA Officer Caught With Kilogram Of Cocaine Attempting To Pass Through Pre-Departure Checkpoint At Cyril E. King Airport

ST. THOMAS -- Former TSA Officer Miguel Batista, Jr., 26, appeared yesterday before District Judge Curtis...

By Staff / October 15, 2019

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Man Shot Dead Early Tuesday In St. Thomas

ST. THOMAS -- A man who has been identified as 29-year-old Andre Martin was found dead in Estate Thomas...

By Staff / October 15, 2019


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Police Searching For Man Who Allegedly Beat His Wife, Took Her Cellphone And House Keys And Fled

ST. CROIX -- A woman told police on Friday that her estranged husband assaulted her, took her house...

By Staff / October 15, 2019

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SCUBA Divers and Students Clean Frederiksted Pier and Analyze Trash for Coastweeks

ST. CROIX -- For about 2 hours on Sunday, 36 SCUBA divers collected trash around the Frederiksted Pier,...

By Staff / October 15, 2019

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Time is Running Out for Powerball Ticket Holder to Claim a $2 Million Prize

Check the cup holder in your car. Rummage through the glovebox and under the seat. Look in the pockets...

By Robert / October 15, 2019


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Former Hospital Executives Face Second Trial in Fraud and Embezzlement Case; Meanwhile Senate Faces Backlash Over Failure to Fund DOJ's White Collar Crime and Corruption Unit

The high-profile retrial of three former Schneider Regional Medical Center executives has drawn additional...

By Robert / October 15, 2019

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Watch | Virgin Islanders Taken For Ride Down Memory Lane With Mashup Of Jamband Hits By New Generation Of VI Soca Artists

Virgin Islands artists started singing the songs of Jamband and Daddy Friday during the Dept. of Tourism's...

By Staff / October 14, 2019

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VIHFA Selects Armand Corporation, Known For Its Work During New York's Recovery From Hurricane Sandy, To Lead Territory's 'EnVision Tomorrow' Program

After what the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority said was a "rigorous selection process," the authority...

By Staff / October 14, 2019


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Watch | Pumpa Proudly Represents USVI On Miami Carnival Stage As Dept. of Tourism Ramps Up Marketing

CENTRAL BROWARD PARK, Ft. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA -- The U.S. Virgin Islands took over the Miami Carnival...

By Staff / October 14, 2019

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In Historic Case, U.S. Supreme Court To Decide Whether U.S. Territories Should Be Allowed To Govern Themselves

The Revised Organic Act of 1954 gave U.S. Virgin Islands residents the right to choose their own government....

By Staff / October 14, 2019

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Watch | Highlights of Memorable USVI Ambassadors Event In Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

The U.S.V.I Dept. of Tourism held what can be considered a memorable USVI Ambassadors event in Ft. Lauderdale...

By Staff / October 13, 2019


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Sen. Vialet Calls For Human Services To Investigate Death of 4-Year-Old Aaron Benjamin, Jr.

ST. CROIX -- The death of a 4-year-old child in Lorraine Village on Friday has stirred the angst of many...

By Ernice / October 13, 2019

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Police Arrest Mother, Boyfriend After Her 4-Year-Old Son Was Found Dead In Lorraine Village Apartment

ST. CROIX -- The mother of a 4-year-old boy who was found dead on Friday afternoon in a Lorraine Village...

By Ernice / October 12, 2019

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VI Flags Fly High During Fort Lauderdale Ambassadors Event; Division Of Festivals Announces Three Artists For Crucian Christmas Festival

THE DALMAR HOTEL, FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA -- Joseph Boschulte, the Dept. of Tourism commissioner with...

By Ernice / October 12, 2019


 
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DOE's Division of VI Cultural Education Announces Pop-Up Workshop On St. Croix

The Virgin Islands Department of Education's Division of Virgin Islands Cultural Education (DVICE) will...

By Staff / October 12, 2019

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Scheduled Water Service Interruption On Saturday To Affect Customers From Nadir To Thomasville, Including Bovoni Housing Community Residents

ST. THOMAS -- The Water and Power Authority has announced a potable water service interruption scheduled...

By Staff / October 11, 2019

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Ricardo Richards Elementary WishList Event Scheduled for Oct. 20

Ahoy young pirates (and pirate parents).  The Pieces of Eight Treasure Hunt WishList event for St. Croix’s...

By Staff / October 11, 2019


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Dept. of Education Hosting Public Meetings as it Seeks input On Territory's Planned New School Buildings

The Department of Education's New Schools Advisory Committee will hold a series of meetings in October...

By Staff / October 11, 2019

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VI Children’s Museum To Host Annual Masquerade Ball Oct. 19 at its New Buccaneer Mall Location On St. Thomas

The Virgin Islands Children’s Museum will host its fourth annual Masquerade Ball – the museum’s...

By Robert / October 10, 2019

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Lt. Gov. Roach Out Of Territory For Fall NAIC Meeting; Deadline To Pay Property Tax Extended

Lieutenant Governor Tregenza Roach left the territory Tuesday to attend the National Association of Insurance...

By Staff / October 9, 2019


 
 
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Watch | Pumpa Proudly Represents USVI On Miami Carnival Stage As Dept. of Tourism Ramps Up Marketing

CENTRAL BROWARD PARK, Ft. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA -- The U.S. Virgin Islands took over the Miami Carnival...

By Staff / October 14, 2019

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Watch | Highlights of Memorable USVI Ambassadors Event In Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

The U.S.V.I Dept. of Tourism held what can be considered a memorable USVI Ambassadors event in Ft. Lauderdale...

By Staff / October 13, 2019

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Big Band, Pumpa, Mic Love And Caribbean Queen To Headline Tourism Ambassadors Event In Fort Lauderdale Oct. 11; RSVP Your Attendance

The Department of Tourism will host a VI Ambassadors event in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on October 11, a move...

By Ernice / September 27, 2019


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U.S. Virgin Islands Takes Center Stage During Caribbean Cultural Festival In New York

HARLEM, NEW YORK -- Thousands were in attendance on Sunday afternoon for the 20th annual Caribbean Cultural...

By Ernice / September 3, 2019

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Watch | USVI's Presence Felt In New York For Labor Day Weekend

The Dept. of Tourism's presence in New York for the Labor Day Weekend was strong this year. The move...

By Staff / September 2, 2019

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VI United’s 'Caribbean Cultural Fest 2019' To Celebrate 20 Years of Calypso & Soca In New York City Sept. 1

Dance, fete, eat, enjoy… is a fitting mantra for Caribbean Cultural Fest. 2019 presented by Virgin...

By Staff / August 23, 2019