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  1. AT&T upgrades 15 LTE cell sites in USVIRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    A&T has upgraded a total of 15 cell sites on Saint Croix and Saint Thomas in the US Virgin Islands technology in the areas east of Christiansted, while another seven existing 4G cell sites have been upgraded with additional capacity. The remaining six capacity improvements took place on Saint Thomas, chiefly covering tourist areas such as downtown Charlotte Amalie, the airport area in Nana Hill and the Yacht Haven Grande marina in Estate Ross.


  2. Delta Airlines Deal at Hotel Caravelle in the US Virgin Islands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | PRWeb

    To celebrate the return of Delta flights to St. Croix, which offers weekly service on Saturdays, Hotel Caravelle is offering guests who book the Delta Deal a $10 bar credit and the 7th night at no charge. The Delta Deal is valid from December 20, 2014 to August 15, 2015.


  3. FirstBank plans to close Christiansted branch within monthsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The Virgin Islands Banking Board said Friday that FirstBank has submitted a proposal to close its Christiansted branch in a matter of months. The board, which regulates local banks and financial institutions, met to consider several items, including FirstBank's proposal to close the FirstBank branch in Christiansted on Wednesday, according to a statement issued Friday by the Lt.


  4. Robert MoorheadRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    6. If you are a government official, have you, your staff or your campaign workers used your government-provided resources, including vehicle, office email, office fax, office stationery-letterhead or office postage for any campaign communications, announcements or other campaign purposes - including making and taking calls about your campaign during office hours? No. 1. What specific steps will you take to combat crime in the Virgin Islands? We need after-school programs in housing communities.


  5. Port Authority closes on $48.6M in bondsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The V.I. Port Authority closed on $48.6 million in bond financing Thursday that will fund capital projects across the territory. "This is a significant advancement for the Port Authority.


  6. St. Croix Electricity, Water and EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | African American Environmentalist Association

    St. Croix is the largest island in the Virgin Islands and lies about 40 miles south of the three other inhabited islands: St. John, St. Thomas, and Water Island. The territory has a population of about 106,000.


  7. Good News for dogsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | WSTA

    Cloudy skies 81 % humidity 29.95 is the Barometric pressure. Wind from East at 9 MPH A trace of rain in the last 24 hours at WSTA.


  8. Smelly, unsightly seaweed will be gone from V.I. soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The thick brown seaweed that has cluttered the beaches of the territory and can been seen floating in large clumps out in the ocean will soon dissipate as the winds pick up and the currents shift. Tyler Smith, associate professor at the University of the Virgin Islands Center for Marine and Environmental Studies, said the massive quantities of the seaweed should start to move out of territorial waters when the winds shift direction, usually around mid-November.


  9. Volunteers on St. Croix care for hundreds of homeless residents at annual eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photos by ROB JONES Caroline Diaz gives Idilia Craig a flu shot Friday during Project Homeless Connect's Day of Caring at the Agriculture Fair Grounds in Estate Lower Love on St. Croix. ST. CROIX - About 200 of the island's homeless, disadvantaged or displaced residents turned out Friday at the Agriculture Fair Grounds in Estate Lower Love to participate in the seventh annual Project Homeless Connect's "Day of Caring".


  10. V.I.-Puerto Rico Friendship Month comes to an end this weekend with paradeRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Activities in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and Virgin Islands-Puerto Rico Friendship will wrap up this weekend, and organizers say they are expecting the festivities to go out with a bang. The weeks-long celebration that began last month and included shows, a church service, family fun day, musical concerts and more will culminate Saturday with a grand parade in Christiansted and a reception Saturday night.


  11. Virgin Islands-Puerto Rico Friendship celebrations beginRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Local activities celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and Virgin Islands-Puerto Rico Friendship began earlier this month and will continue during the next few weeks with a variety of activities into next month. National Hispanic Heritage Month takes place from Sept.


  12. Legislature OKs bill paving way for St. Croix stadiumRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    At Thursday's session of the 30th Legislature, senators passed several bills to help build up St. Croix's economy - including a bill to move the Paul E. Joseph stadium project forward and approving a permit that clears the way for dredging Gallows Bay to bring marine activity into the area. The Paul E. Joseph bill would change the financing options for the government as it seeks funding for the $20 million project.


  13. UVI, National Park partner to foster education on St. CroixRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Officials from the territory's institution of higher learning and National Park Service signed an agreement Tuesday that they expect to foster the growth of cultural exchange and education in the territory.


  14. COFFELT v. FAWKESRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | FindLaw

    Before FISHER, VANASKIE, and SHWARTZ, Circuit Judges. Andrew C. Simpson, Esq. [ARGUED], Andrew C. Simpson Law Offices, Christiansted, VI, for Appellants.


  15. United States v. FreemanRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | FindLaw

    Before FISHER, COWEN and NYGAARD, Circuit Judges. Dale L. Smith, Esq., , New York, NY, for Appellant Henry Freeman.


  16. St Croix: Sugar Beach Condo Resort Offering Fall Travel DealRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Travel World News

    Sugar Beach Condo Resort is set on seven acres of lush property set on a 500 foot stretch of premier beachfront on St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands.


  17. Property tax bills going out soonRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The Division of Real Property Tax issued a statement Friday that it plans to begin issuing the 2013 property tax bills to Virgin Islands property owners in coming weeks.


  18. Property tax bills to be issued soonRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The Division of Real Property Tax issued a statement Friday that it plans to begin issuing the 2013 property tax bills to Virgin Islands property owners in coming weeks.


  19. New facility a sign of Head Start's bright future in V.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photo by ROB JONES The Head Start facility being built at Claude O. Markoe Elementary School on St. Croix will have 10 classrooms and serve 200 preschoolers.


  20. UNO's Bough to Play in World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    UNO women's basketball senior guard Lanese Bough will represent her homeland, the US Virgin Islands, this week at the FIBA Caribbean Basketball Championships in Tortola, British Virgin Islands.