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  MIAMI – Invest 98L became Tropical Storm Erika in the Atlantic last evening and is on a track that  people in the Virgin Islands should pay attention to. As Tropical Rainstorm Danny tracks across the northern Caribbean islands, Erika will take a path slightly farther north and will bring another

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ATLANTA — The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, today announced it has completed its $1.625 billion acquisition of Interline Brands, Inc., a leading national distributor and direct marketer of broad-line maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products. “We’re delighted to officially welcome Interline’s associates and customers into The Home

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Police on St. Thomas have located the 16-year-old girl who went missing earlier this month, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Lyn’Nisha Genita Ambrose was found yesterday and returned home to her family in the Tutu High Rise housing community, according to the VIPD. Ambrose left her

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands Police Department reported three arrests over the weekend on St. Thomas and St. John. Here are those arrests according to the VIPD: * On Friday August 21, Kyle Woods, 45, (of no fixed address) was arrested and charged with third-degree assault-domestic violence at 7:15

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MIAMI – The Virgin Islands may face another threat from a tropical storm this week. The National Hurricane Center on Monday morning was tracking a tropical wave that was likely to become Tropical Storm Erika soon. Hurricane forecasters said Monday morning that Invest 98L appeared more organized and could be upgraded to a

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MIAMI — A tropical storm watch was issued for the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico as of 8 p.m. Sunday. A tropical storm watch means that the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico face a threat from Tropical Storm Danny within 48 hours. The first hurricane of 2015 in the Atlantic

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  MIAMI — Hurricane Danny is losing steam do to shearing effects from a dry upper atmosphere but was still considered a powerful storm today. The first hurricane of 2015 in the Atlantic continued its westward march towards the Virgin Islands while losing some of the intensity that made it a Category

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – One of the top country music bands in the United States is releasing the title track from their album “Pain Killer” on Monday. The video for Little Big Town’s new “pop-country jam” single “Pain Killer,” was shot in St. Thomas last year. Little Big Town has been

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MIAMI – Tiny Hurricane Danny continued to push westward across the Atlantic on a path for the Caribbean on Friday and strengthened into a Category 2 storm. But forecasters don’t think that trend will last for long. The winds of the first hurricane in the Atlantic this season increased to

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Rashawn Ross posing with store owner CAMDEN, New Jersey — When St. Thomas-born musician Rashawn Ross goes shopping for a new trumpet – people tend to notice. He is – to put it delicately – hard to miss if you were to see him in public. So when the Dave Matthews

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