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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 54-year-old St. Thomas man was arrested after surveillance video captured him Sunday burglarizing a non-profit organization that helps at-risk youths, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Michael John Germain of Hospital Ground was arrested at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and charged with third-degree burglary, the VIPD

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BEVERLY, Mass. – Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the membership interests of Caribbean Assets Holdings LLC, the holding company for the Innovative group of companies operating cable TV, Internet and landline services primarily in the Virgin Islands. ATN is purchasing

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The solar industry’s sixth securitization to date, due for launch by Colorado-based AES Distributed Energy, will be worth $100 million, backed against the company’s portfolio of solar generation assets, one of them in the Virgin Islands. It the first solar asset-backed security deal to be leveraged by a utility company, in this case

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West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.V. – The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs played host this week to more than 200 members of the Southern States Energy Board (SSEB) who convened for the organization’s annual meeting. West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin welcomed the attendees

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PRINCETON, N.J. — Medical and hospital librarians in the Mid-Atlantic and southeastern United States — responsible for supplying their facilities with the latest academic research and healthcare information — are joining forces and combating high costs by sharing group licenses to access electronic resources through a nonprofit consortium, the Health

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        Judge Mary M. Lisi PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Juan C. Maldonado, 31, of Providence, was sentenced this summer to 36 months in federal prison for participating in a conspiracy to trafficking cocaine, according to U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha and Bruce Foucart, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations for New

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Education Secretary Arne Duncan WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today recognized 335 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2015 based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. These schools demonstrate that all students can achieve to high

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A laundry and a sporting goods store inside a shopping mall was burglarized overnight during the blood moon, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to the Tutu Park Mall at 5 a.m. Monday after receiving a report of a

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                        Alvery Smith in his office      FREDERIKSTED – The Economic Crimes Unit of the Virgin Islands Police Department executed search warrants at the six MoneyGram outlets throughout the territory: three on St. Thomas, one on St. John and two on St. Croix. The execution of the Search Warrants stems

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Beginning this season, couples hosting their destination wedding at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas will now have the opportunity to give back to the U.S. Virgin Islands community as part of their experience. “Lasting Contributions” was created to help couples build the idea of service and community work

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