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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Winner of $2 Million Lottery Yet to Come Forward

The Virgin Islands Lottery is elated that the territory sold a winning Powerball ticket valued at $2 million and that…

Audio Galleries

Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “Unfinished Business” and “The Lazarus Effect”

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

LOCAL NEWS

Barker Gets Aggressive with Senator During Barker Hearing

A professional barker on Thursday got aggressive and hostile toward a senator and was removed from a hearing on proposed legislation banning barkers over their being aggressive and hostile.

Cuba Diary: Before Cuba ‘Opens Up’

Source Publisher Shaun A. Pennington recently traveled to Cuba on a license obtained by the Nation magazine. This is a series of articles that offer her first-hand cultural and educational experiences in the…

My Brother's Workshop Gearing Up for Bakery Opening

My Brother's Workshop Bakery and Cafe will offer a whole new set of opportunities for residents age 16 to 24 by offering training in cooking, baking and hospitality.

Donate to Help Pay for St. John Can Crusher

Help St. John’s Island Green Living Association fund its aluminum can crusher by making a matching donation. And if $20,000 is raised by April 22, Earth Day, another $5,000 will be added.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

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

 
 
Bearing One with Another in the New Year

I was trying to think of something hopeful or profound to say to welcome in the New Year when I came upon a quote from…

SOURCE PICKS

The Bookworm: Not a Perfect Children's Book

Readers looking for the life story of Baker will find the usual: her rough childhood, her early career, her…

St. John Historical Society Releases List of Raffle Prizes, Auction Items for Fundraiser

The St. John Historical Society will host “A Look Backtime -- Historic Art Show and Sale” from 5:30-8 p.m. on…

Process of Port of Call Selection for Cruises

In February, the Cruise Line Industry Association released its 2015 State of the Cruise Industry Report, citing that once…

Labor Department Offers Services for Hovensa Layoffs

The final shutdown of the Hovensa facility will affect about 170 employees for the company and its contractors, and…

'Restaurant Fairy' Endows Taste of St. Croix Participants

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the prestigious St. Croix Food and Wine Experience, organizers have enhanced events and found…

Source Manager’s Journal: Failures of Imagination

In this world, the rules that have governed others don’t apply and the “lessons of history” are not …

 
 

ON ST. CROIX

Dominicans Celebrate Culture with Annual Parade, Festival

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…

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ON ST. THOMAS

@School: In Antilles Film Class the Only Thing Missing is Popcorn

Antilles School's 'Film as Literature' course is patterned is a yearlong elective for seniors that studies both filmmaking and film as literature.

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