St. Croix News
Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett has announced today that Interior Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas Esther Kia’aina has released $2.1 million in grant funding under the Office of Insular Affairs’ (OIA) Capital Improvement Project (CIP) Program to repair public school buildings in the Virgin Islands.
MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. – There was a friend of mine, early on, who said, ‘Paint what you love.’” Andrew Moore leaned against a corner table in his Harthaven gallery, surrounded by his own work on one of the first warm days of the season. Behind him hung a nearly life-sized
CHRISTIANSTED – A Bureau of Corrections employee was arrested for stealing $705 worth of hair weaves from a Peter’s Rest store on Tuesday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Odessa Simon, 31, of Estate Glynn was arrested at 2:33 p.m. on August 4 and charged with grand larceny, the VIPD
FREDERIKSTED – The Frederiksted branch of PAL (Police Athletic League) held its End of Summer Blow-Out as the culmination of its 2015 Summer Camp activities in conjunction with National Night Out yesterday evening. The End of Summer Blow-Out was held August 7 at PAL Headquarters located at #59 Estate Whim
FREDERIKSTED — Grove Place Weed and Seed along with the Virgin Islands Police Department are hosting a day of Family Kite Flying under the auspices of the National Night Out Initiative. The family fun event will take place on SaturdayAugust 22 at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Croix
CHRISTIANSTED – The St. Croix Archaeological Society and the St. Croix units of the National Park Service have the honor of being the hosts for the 27th biennial Congress of the International Association for Caribbean Archaeology in July 2017. This was confirmed when the members and Board of the International
FREDERIKSTED – The Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation cordially invites the St. Croix public to come and immerse themselves in the sounds of Quelbe, the official music of the U.S. Virgin Islands during QUELBE AT SUNSET. QUELBE AT SUNSET is an effort to provide the residents and visitors of
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The maker of the Keurig single-cup coffee system must face a securities fraud class-action lawsuit, the Second Circuit ruled last week. Five employee retirement systems – including the GERS – acquired stock in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc., which manufactures Keurig coffee makers. The plaintiffs are the retirement
Bievenidos is west of the Lighthouse Mission CHRISTIANSTED – A 30-year-old man was killed and a 24-year-old woman were injured when gunfire rang out near Bienvenidos Convenience Store just south and west of Time’s Square near the Lighthouse Mission in Christiansted last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department.
CHRISTIANSTED – Two armed black men wearing stocking caps to cover their faces held up the Kentucky Fried Chicken in Golden Rock late last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said they went to the KFC on Miracle Mile shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday because the 911