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Photo Focus: Food Fair Kicks off 2022 St. John Celebration

The close 90-degree heat didn’t stop locals and visitors from converging on Cruz Bay for the start of the 2022 St. John Celebration, which, on Saturday, included Food Fair and Pan-O-Rama.

In Wake of Power Rotations, WAPA Board Pushes CEO To Finalize Purchase of Leased...

After two days of rotating power outages on St. Thomas, V.I. Water and Power Authority board members voted in an emergency meeting Sunday to have its chief executive officer finalize the purchase of Unit 27, which has been under lease for years and, according to officials, was not in operation when the blackouts started.

St. Thomas Pride Month Events Stress Importance of Inclusion

Mirroring Pride Month events nationwide, celebrations on St. Thomas this weekend took on a more serious tone as both speakers and participants stressed the importance of inclusion in the wake of Friday's U.S. Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, which granted federal protections for abortion.

Are Sugar Feeders Healthy for Bananaquits?

Many people like to attract the local bananaquits by putting out sugar or sugar water. But some people ask if that is actually good for the birds.

This Week’s Senate Calendar: June 27 – July 1

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
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Two Injured on St. Croix in Late Night Shooting

A male and female were shot on St. Croix while driving on Melvin H Evans Highway late last night, according to the VIPD.

Editorial: What next?

Are people truly good at heart? What does the word "good" mean in this sense, and if it's internalized, when does it show?

Proficiency Certificates Awarded to 24 Students from My Brother’s Workshop

Families and friends joined 24 vocational education students as they celebrated their progress through their chosen fields of study at My Brother's Workshop.

Vehicle Accident Involving a Pedestrian Under Investigation on St. Croix

A vehicle collided with a pedestrian last night at 8.15 p.m. on St. Croix, according to the Traffic Investigation Bureau.

Aliyah Boston Reflects on Upbringing in USVI and Encouraging Young Female Athletes

NCAAW superstar and St. Thomas native Aliyah Boston lives a very simple life. Her daily routine consists of waking up, lifting weights, going to practice, eating lunch, doing homework, and taking a nap.