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HORROR SHOW: UVI’s Research & Technology Park sustained major damage after Hurricane Maria. [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — The UVI RTPark, the Specialist Economic Development Program of the Virgin Islands, reached a milestone this week – despite significant damage suffered from Hurricane Maria – with the addition of the 50th client to its network. The

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ECLIPSE O’ CANE? It hasn’t happened in over 50 years but today’s total solar eclipse could coincide with a hurricane or tropical storm. Separate systems out in the Atlantic Ocean moving west or west-northwest, possibly putting at least one of them right in the path of totality of the eclipse. According to

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KILL ZONE: A female Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) officer directs traffic around the crime scene near 6th Street in Sugar Estate yesterday evening. Jason Eustache, 21, was the victim. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Four people have been shot to death in St. Thomas in the last seven days.

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — All games for the Virgin Islands Paradise Jam will stream online at FloHoops.com. The announcement includes official tipoff times for all 16 games of the men’s and women’s tournaments at the 18th annual Paradise Jam, set for Nov. 17-25, at the University of the Virgin

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ARRESTED: Hadiyah Shabazz says she’s studying nursing at the University of the Virgin Islands on St. Croix [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix woman was arrested by police on Friday for allegedly stabbing a three-month-old baby in the chest and neck. Hadiyah Shabazz, 20, of  Frederiksted was arrested on

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WHITE ELEPHANT: UVI’s Gillian Marcelle is in New York City trying to draw attention to the few advantages of the empty Research and Technology Park in St. Croix. [ad name=”HTML-68″] NEW YORK — The University of the Virgin Islands is beating the bush in the Big Apple trying to attract

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UVI MAKING MARINE STRIDES: UVI Marine Center recently documented its 100th turtle in the territory. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE –– The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Center for Marine and Environmental Science and the VI Sea Turtle Project (VISTP) documented their 100th sea turtle last month, hitting a major

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches on St. Thomas failed water quality testing done by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) this week and are not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said this afternoon that Magen’s Bay Beach and John Brewers Bay beaches in St.

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ON THE BALLS: Gov. Ken Mapp CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Following much discussion and deliberation the membership of the St. Thomas – St. John Agriculture and Food Fair Committee has made the decision to cancel the 33rd Annual Agriculture and Food Fair “based on logistical and numerous other challenges. A meeting

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ONLY EMPLOYABLE AT UVI: Alleged Deadbeat UVI Professor Chenzira Davis-Kahina FREDERIKSTED — St. Croix Sovereigns! The director of the “Caribbean Cultural Center at the University of the Virgin Islands,” facing foreclosure of her home by 1Firstbank Puerto Rico, decided she was not really “Chenzira Davis-Kahina” but actually “Royal Daughter Sat

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