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SAN JUAN – Sea Star Holdings Inc., parent company for Seaborne Puerto Rico LLC, Seaborne Virgin Islands, Inc. and affiliates (“Seaborne” or “the Company”), announced the company has commenced a voluntary reorganization proceeding under Title 11 of the U.S. Code in order to implement new financing and a sale to

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FREDERIKSTED — One person was killed and two children were injured in separate incidents here, causing the closing of the Crucian Christmas Festival early. One man was arrested and charged with the murder of 31-year-old Curtis Phipps of St. Croix after an argument at the Children’s Festival Village escalated from

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PANAMA CITY – The Panama-based Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) says that the Caribbean’s coastal environment is stressed out, but adds that there is hope, according to data from a 25-year monitoring program. With 40 per cent of the world’s 2.5 billion people living in coastal cities and towns, the

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ROYAL MESS: Flooding damage to a reading room at the University of Puerto Rico at Humacao. SAN JUAN — Hurricane Maria, the 10th most intense Atlantic hurricane on record, made landfall in Puerto Rico on September 20, causing widespread flooding and damage to infrastructure. Three months later, 35 percent of all

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FREDERIKSTED — An Upper Love man was arrested Thursday for allegedly raping a woman on New Year’s Day, according to unofficial sources. Stedroy E. Blake Jr., 29, was arrested at 11:34 a.m. and charged with first-degree assault-domestic violence. Police say that at 5:39 a.m. on Monday Blake drove a woman

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  EXTRADITED TO OREGON: Jason Monigold. Friends here say he is innocent of the charges. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man will be extradited to Oregon to face child rape charges, according to Lt. Dan Duncan, public information officer for the Corvallis, Oregon Police Department. Jason D. Monigold, 42,

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CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man was arrested for threatening to kill National Park Service rangers, trying to avoid capture by swimming to a sailboat, and clinging to its dinghy while the owner rowed to officers waiting on shore, according to an affidavit filed in federal court. Uriah Gaston, also

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WHO’LL GET BURNED? The manufacturer says that this incineration machine can be set on a city street and the street below the machine will not get hot as it burns tree, brush and shrubs from the storm. ESTATE LONGFORD, St. Croix –– The Texas-based owner of the $400,000 “Air Burners”

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GREAT WIDE OPEN: There are no houses visible where the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) was busy re-connecting utility poles to electricity on Tuesday. Today WAPA was on St. Croix’s South Shore. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) refuses to say what percentage of

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ARRESTED: The VIPD’s Nailah Schneider CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas woman arrested in connection with a domestic violence assault works for Virgin Islands Police Department, the V.I. Free Press has confirmed. At about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday,the Domestic Violence Unit went to the Schneider Regional Medical Center in reference to

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