May 25, 2017 3:51 am Last modified: 12:58 am

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The V.I. Can Use Paper and Cardboard to Improve Things

Ivan Butcher II tells why he is in favor of building a paper recycling plant and a publishing house in the territory.
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Homeschoolers Want Legislative Remedy

The U.S. Virgin Islands Homeschoolers (USVIH) are asking the public to help them by contacting the V.I. Legislature and telling senators to vote for a bill that would transfer oversight of home schooling from the V.I. Board of Education to the Senate.
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GVI Turns Down Rotary Plan to Repair Basketball Court

B.J. Harris explains that the Rotary is not being allowed to make Coral Bay basketball court repairs that it has raised money to do for the youth because of actions by the GVI and the Moravian Church Conference.
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GVI Turns Down Rotary Plan to Repair Basketball Court

B.J. Harris explains that the Rotary of St. John is not being allowed to make Coral Bay basketball court repairs that it has raised money to do because of actions by the Government of the V.I. (GVI) and the Moravian Church Conference.
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Freedom Project in Denmark Will Receive V.I. Statues

Lonnie Willis of the St. John Historical Society informs the public of sculptures of African-American Virgin Islands heroes that are being sent to Denmark for permanent public display.
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It Shocks the Conscience

Moleto A. Smith Jr. writes about the recent history of shootings that have shocked Americans in many places including the Virgin Islands.
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How Many More?

Clarence Payne reflects on the recent vigil on St. Thomas against violence and the need to change the present way we deal with crime and violence in the Virgin Islands.
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Perception vs Reality – You Decide

Clarence Payne, writing about violence and murder, says that what is happening in the Virgin Islands is a grim reality.
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Let’s Make the V.I. Gun Free Is an Idea Worth Repeating

Scott Fagan repeats an idea he shared seven years ago to end gun violence in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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An Ad Hoc Committee Is Essential

Stan Louden suggests that an ad hoc committee be appointed to deal with the issue of anchoring and mooring fees in the Virgin Islands.
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