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FREDERIKSTED – The Rotary Club of St. Croix Mid-Isle is pleased to invite all press to the opening event of the Herbert Grigg home for the aged Multi-Sensory Therapy for residents who are afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease on November 21st at 10am at Herbert Grigg. This project, which is the

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DPW Commissioner Gustav James CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Public Works Commissioner Gustav James said today that the Pilgrim’s Terrace Bypass Roadway is closed to through traffic but open to residents due to work at the Catherinberg Intersection. Motorists will not have access to Catherinberg Road (Garden Street) via the intersection until Wednesday

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MISSING: Emmanuel Fraticelli Davis FREDERIKSTED – Police on St. Croix are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Emmanuel “Manuel” Fraticelli Davis, a 20-year old missing person. Fraticelli Davis was last seen on Thursday, October 22, 2015 in the vicinity of Marley Homes wearing a black t-shirt with red basketball

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     Shedrick Jones Sr. of NABVETS LOUISVILLE — The National Association for Black Veterans is a nationwide association of veterans.  Established in 1969 during very turbulent racial tensions, NABVETS has always served to highlight and preserve the significant and historical contributions of African Americans in the United States military. For more than 40 years

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CHRISTIANSTED – As first reported in the St. Croix Sync Tank on Facebook yesterday, the Virgin Islands is under a flash flood watch through this evening, according to the National Weather Service in San Juan. In St. Thomas, the NWS singled out Anna’s Retreat, Charlotte Amalie, East End and West

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An Ulla Muller student gets up on stage and sings. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Principal Symra Dee Brown thought she had a way of exposing students to some of the biggest names in the St. Thomas music scene while at the same time raising money to purchase uniforms for the Ulla

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Education Commissioner Sharon McCollum CHRISTIANSTED – An outbreak of impetigo is enough to close down a school district in the United States. And the V.I. Department of Health went on television Tuesday night to announce that it would be testing for the highly-contagious superficial skin infection this week on St.

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Seven members of a fishing vessel suffered multiple injuries when their ship ran aground on a reef Saturday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Crew members of the S/V Prowler hit the reef on the Western Coast of St. Thomas before 10:30 p.m. October 17, the

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FREDERIKSTED – Agriculture Commissioner Carlos Robles said the Virgin Islands has qualified for additional assistance for livestock farmers on St. Croix who have been adversely affected by the drought that began in February. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack designated St. Croix a primary natural disaster area in August, Robles said.

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Most doctors, pharmacists, and other health care providers who work with Medicare are honest. Unfortunately, some aren’t. One common form of Medicare fraud is when Medicare is billed for health care services or benefits that you never received. Someone could have gotten access to your Medicare number and submitted a

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