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Americans with Disabilities Act Celebrates 24 Years

The American with Disabilities Act (ADA) in the Virgin Islands is celebrating its national anniversary this week commemorating 24 years…

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Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” “Sex Tape” and “Hercules (3D)”

The following movies are playing at Market Square East Theaters on St. Thomas.

LOCAL NEWS

Kids Count: Island Youth Still at Risk

Trends affecting children and families in the territory have improved over the past 10 years, according to the most recent Kids Count data, but the statistics released Thursday show there are still risks

VIERS Science Camp a Big Hit with Students

Snorkeling won hands down as the favorite activity for the 20 teens and almost-teens  gathered at the V.I. Environmental Resource Station for science camp at the Lameshur Bay facility.

Senate Panel OKs Medical Marijuana Referendum

Voters will get a change to voice their opinion on legalizing and regulating medical marijuana in November if a bill approved in the Senate Rules and Judiciary Committee becomes law.

'One Voice' Rallies Against Marriage-Equality Bill

Members of the newly formed One Voice Virgin Islands said Thursday  they oppose Sen. Judi Buckley's marriage-equality bill because of Biblical principles.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

 
 
Retaliation as Lifestyle and Legacy is Futile and Deadly

Re-tal-i-ate: to do something bad to someone who has hurt you or treated you badly : to get revenge against someone. Merriam-Webster on-line edition

SOURCE PICKS

Friends of National Park Launches New “Villas for the Park” Program

Friends of Virgin Islands National Park is unveiling a new villa partner program that will benefit island villa owners, villa…

V.I. Little Leaguers Advance to Regional Championship Game

The V.I. Major Little League team defeated Curacao in the semifinal game Thursday in the 2014 Latin American Regional…

Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Okori Christopher

A self-proclaimed 'nerd,' Okori Christopher uses his technology work for the American Institutes for Research to improve the lives of…

Pistarckle Begins Summer Camp on July 28

Pistarckle Theater’s Nikki Emerich informs the public that its summer camp will begin on July 28 and end on…

Source Manager’s Journal: Leadership and the News

We are increasingly a country in which everything goes down a memory hole very quickly, and where things are…

UVI Appoints Dean of Students on St. Croix Campus

The University of the Virgin Islands has appointed Stephan Moore to serve as dean of students on its St.…

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

St. Croix to Welcome Carnival Cruise Ship on Tuesday

The Carnival cruise ship Valor will visit Frederiksted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, visiting the St. Croix port on a charter by a group of African-Americans.

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ON ST. THOMAS

Public Works Opens Four-Lane Frenchman's Bay Road

After two years of traffic congestion near Mandela Circle, residents will get a chance to see if the long-awaited road construction project will what the changes will bring.

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