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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Callers Weigh in on Government’s ‘Vision 2040’ Plan

“Thanks for calling Vision 2040,” was a familiar refrain as Economic Development Authority CEO Wayne Biggs Jr. fielded phone calls and online comments Monday evening during a virtual town hall.

Bryan Asks for Extra COVID Precautions, Calls Special Session

As the territory’s COVID numbers creep up, Gov. Albert Bryan, Jr. said extra precautions are necessary to avoid a shutdown, particularly as holiday travel and visitors arriving on the islands increase the threat of infection.

Drive Urges People Around the World to ‘Pledge to be a Veg’ on Wednesday

Chandru “Charlie” Sakhrani, who is spearheading the local Pledge to be Veg day, said on Tuesday that asking people to abstain from meat for one day – Wednesday, Nov. 25 – is an “act of love, compassion and kindness during these troubled times.”

Remembering Ruth Thomas: A Stern but Beloved Principal

Ruth E. Thomas, 94, died Monday after a lengthy illness. On Tuesday family, friends and associates paused to share their memories of an educator, a social commentator and an anchoring presence in an extensive family.

Local News

Major Historical Event: Commemorate St. John Slave Revolt of 1733 Online Friday

St. Johnians, Virgin Islanders and everyone interested in the history of enslaved Africans' struggle for freedom can commemorate and learn more about the 1733 slave revolt on St. John online this Friday evening through Zoom or on Facebook.

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OMB Fall Revenue Estimating Conference Set for Dec. 2

The purpose of the conference is to address the economic factors and major variables of the territorial economy and to establish a baseline forecast of anticipated recurring and nonrecurring revenues that will impact upcoming fiscal years.
  Brokered by   Islandia Real Estate  
  • Status:Expired
  • Type:Residential
  • Beds:5
  • Baths:6
  • MLS#:16-241
  • Year Built:2016
  • Square Footage:10,000
  • Lot Acres:2.19