Commissioner of Education Racquel Berry-Benjamin thanks all of those whose prayers, words of encouragement and well-wishes lifted her up while she was recovering from COVID-19.
Chairman Cecil R. Benjamin, speaking on behalf of the Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands, condemns the recent actions of Senate Majority Leader Marvin Blyden.
Bob White remembers his longtime friend and radio partner Holland Redfield.
Sandra Bradley compares the youth of the Virgin Islands to those young people in the world who compete at the Olympics. She asks the adults to set goals for the young to get behind and to lead them away from crime towards worthy purposes.
Jelani L. Ritter says that people should have the right to refuse COVID vaccinations.
Building upon previous open forum he wrote, Joseph DeJames MD continues to opine that everyone should be vaccinated for COVID.
A restaurant worker writes about the difficulty of keeping customers from breaking the rules on wearing masks. Employees are expected to police something that the government doesn’t.
As she retires, Gwendolyn Hall Brady bids farewell and thanks the people of the Virgin Islands for allowing her to serve them.
Dr. Steve Hardee says it is time to restrict nonvaccinated people from places such as bars, restaurants, theaters and cruise ships.
Moleto Smith Jr. asks that all Virgin Islanders unite to focus on defeating the COVID crisis.