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Beach-to-Beach Power Swim Draws 340 Swimmers

Around St. John, you may start seeing a lot of T-shirts with an image of a purple octopus waving its tentacles, the design that graces the prized shirts given to the 340 swimmers, the 120 volunteers, and staff of this year’s Beach-to-Beach Power Swim.

More than 1,000 Cross 8 Tuff Miles Finish Line

The 21st running of the 8 Tuff Miles road race Saturday on St. John saw 1,063 participants cross the Coral Bay finish line.

Jeff Miller Swims Non-Stop Around St. John

Jeff Miller has done what no one has done before. The 55-year-old fisheries biologist with the Virgin Islands National Park has swum non-stop around St. John, a distance of almost 23 miles in 12.5 hours.

Poppies Mark Veterans Day in Coral Bay

Poppies, used as a symbol to remember the war dead since World War I, made a resurgence Wednesday at Viggo E. Sewer American Legion Post 131’s Veterans Day parade in Coral Bay.

Police Investigate Lisa de Kooning Death on St. John

The Police Department is investigating the Friday death of Lisa de Kooning, the daughter of the late abstract expressionist artist,Willem de Kooning. Lisa de Kooning died at the home she owned on St. John.

A Brutal Course, But Records Fall Anyway

Among nearly 900 runners, a stateside trio took the top three spots for the men at Saturday's 8 Tuff Miles race on St. John, with the first two breaking the course record.

A Brutal Course, But Records Fall Anyway

Among nearly 900 runners, a stateside trio took the top three spots for the men at Saturday's 8 Tuff Miles race on St. John, with the first two breaking the course record.

Photo Focus: Competitors Say PowerSwim ’22 No Walk in the Park

An early-morning crowd convened for a Sunday morning swim for a cause at the annual Beach2Beach Power Swim.

‘We Are Family’ – STX Quilters and Open Arms Children in South Africa

St. Croix quilters became family with the children at the Open Arms Home in South Africa in 2006.

Results Are Great for Virgin Islanders Running in Cross Country on Mainland

The Virgin Island’s Cross-Country Season on St. Croix will start on Wednesday, Oct. 27. VI Paving and the Department of Agriculture assisted the VITFF with the creation of a new cross-country course in Negro Bay where the races will be held.
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