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  1. Cane Bay Partners VI, LLLP Sponsored Team in Scenic 50 Race Comes in...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | PRWeb

    The all-female Team Cane Bay VI, sponsored by St. Croix-based financial consulting firm Cane Bay Partners LLLP, came in third place overall in the Seventh Annual Scenic 50 Race spanning Christiansted and Frederiksted, from sea level to 900 foot elevation, Cane Bay Partners Co-CEOs Kirk Chewning and David Johnson announced Monday. The all-female Team Cane Bay VI, sponsored by St. Croix-based financial consulting firm Cane Bay Partners LLLP, came in third place overall in the Seventh Annual Scenic 50 Race spanning Christiansted and Frederiksted, from sea level to 900 foot elevation, Cane Bay Partners Co-CEOs Kirk Chewning and David Johnson announced Monday.

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  2. Altisource Residential Corporation Issues Statement in Response to RESI Shareholders GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | GlobeNewswire

    CHRISTIANSTED, U.S. Virgin Islands, Jan. 20, 2016 -- Altisource Residential Corporation today confirmed that RESI Shareholders Group, a group purporting to have aggregate ownership of approximately 3% of the Company's outstanding shares, has nominated three candidates to stand for election to the Company's Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The Company issued the following statement: Residential seeks to maintain open communications with its stockholders with the goal of enhancing value for all stockholders.

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  3. New St. Croix family welcomes territory's first baby of new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photo by LINDA MORLAND Harrison and Andrea Royer gaze at their daughter, Athena Lee Royer, who became the territory's first baby of the new year when she was born at 6:24 a.m. on Friday at Luis Hospital on St. Croix. Manager of V.I. Cargo Harrison Royer and his wife, Andrea, celebrated their first delivery of the new year - daughter Athena Lee Royer - who was born at Luis Hospital early Friday morning.

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  4. Grant to enable library renovationsRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Three libraries in the Virgin Islands will undergo renovations and improvements to better serve patrons on St. Croix and St. John thanks to a $915,000 federal grant awarded to the Department of Planning and Natural Resources. The Florence Williams, Athalie McFarlane Petersen and Elaine Ione Sprauve libraries were awarded nearly $1 million for infrastructure improvements in February from the Interior Department's Office of Insular Affairs' Capital Improvement Project Program, according to Territorial Director of Libraries, Archives and Museums Ingrid Bough.

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  5. V.I. Police seek help finding three missing residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The V.I. Police Department is looking for three missing residents and asking for the public's help in finding them. Brian Adamitz, 35, last was seen Wednesday by his roommate leaving their residence on foot in Pillsbury Heights on St. Thomas to go to work at Secret Harbour.

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  6. Floating classroom visits St. CroixRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photo by LINDA MORLAND Under sail, the Roseway heads for the dock Thursday at Gallows Bay, St. Croix. The schooner Roseway - a floating classroom - has arrived in St. Croix after making its annual voyage to the territory, where it docked in Gallows Bay on Thursday morning.

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  7. Maureen O'Hara left mark in Virgin IslandsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    While the rest of the world remembers Maureen O'Hara as the feisty Irish actress with the fiery red hair, the USVI holds a special memory of her and her husband, Brig. Gen. Charles Blair, shuttling people between islands during the dawn of sea plane aviation on St. Croix.

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  8. History of Danish West Indies going onlineRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    When the Danes sold what would become the Virgin Islands of the United States, they removed a large portion of their records from the territory, and many of those are now housed at the Danish National Archives. The Danish National Archives has made an effort to make millions of documents of Danish West Indies history available online, with public and private grants totaling almost $1.5 million.

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  9. For some candidates, the path to the White House runs through paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

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  10. Senators OK $250 million bond, GERS changesRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The 31st Legislature unanimously approved using future federal aid grants - known as GARVEE bonds - for the issuance of up to $250 million in debt to finance road projects in the territory and passed a bill changing the retirement ages for government employees. The Senate approved the overall budget for the government of the Virgin Islands, though a copy of the bill - No.

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  11. Taxpayers frequently buying Mapp's dinner in V.I.Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Gov. Kenneth Mapp had charged more than $10,000 of meals within the territory to his government-issued credit card as of early August, and the taxpayers of the U.S. Virgin Islands have picked up the bill. The expenditures are included on Mapp's government-issued credit card statements provided to The Daily News by Government House.

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  12. Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority is a semi-autonomous public electric utility, operating under Government of the Virgin Islands. The organization produces and distributes electricity and potable water.

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  13. Governor spends thousands on trust aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photo by LINDA MORLAND In a March 30 affidavit, Gov. Kenneth Mapp asked for the approval of $828.50 spent at No Bones Cafe in Gallows Bay, Christiansted, St. Croix, despite not having receipts for purchases. Gov. Kenneth Mapp has received reimbursement or approval for numerous expenses for which he could not provide receipts, including a $1,223.32 restaurant bill in New York City.

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  14. Governor's spendingRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Gov. Kenneth Mapp's private trip out of the territory in May included a shopping trip at Macy's Department Store at Dadeland in Miami, where Mapp bought more than $5,000 worth of towels and bed linens made by Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger. According to documents provided to The Daily News by Government House, the governor used his V.I. government credit card to purchase 800-thread count sheets, shams, bed sets, towels and pillow supports at the department store.

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  15. Erika's true impact yet to be felt on V.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Daily News Photo by LINDA MORLAND Virgin Islands Police Department officers stop motorists to check their curfew identification cards on Friday morning at Sunny Isle on St. Croix. In addition to activating the V.I. National Guard into Territorial Active Military Service, Gov. Kenneth Mapp declared a state of emergency, imposed a curfew across the territory, froze consumer prices and deputized all territorial peace officers and placed each of them under the direct supervision of the Police commissioner.

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  16. Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority - Clean Technology - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    Recently published research from GlobalData, "Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority - Clean Technology - Deals and Alliances Profile", is now available at Fast Market Research Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority is a semi-autonomous public electric utility, operating under Government of the Virgin Islands. The organization produces and distributes electricity and potable water.

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  17. Alvin Southwell, St. Croix radio personality, diesRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The funeral service for Alvin "Alvin G" Southwell, a longtime radio personality on St. Croix, will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's Episcopal Anglican Church in Christiansted. Gov. Kenneth Mapp has issued a proclamation that Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, be "Alvin G. Sylvester Southwell Day" in the Virgin Islands.

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  18. Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority is a semi-autonomous public electric utility, operating under Government of the Virgin Islands. The organization produces and distributes electricity and potable water.

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  19. Charrette planned to gather ideas on Savan, DownstreetRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    The V.I. Economic Development Authority's Enterprise and Commercial Zone Commission will host a four-day charrette next week to brainstorm ways to revitalize the neighborhoods of Savan and Downstreet on St. Thomas. During the charrette, panelists who specialize in various subjects that affect community and area development will collaborate with the public to share ideas, opinions and possible solutions to the challenges in the neighborhoods of Savan and Downstreet.

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  20. viNGN explores Virgin territory with Gigabit launchRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network has announced that businesses and residences in Frydenhoj, Red Hook and Smith Bay on St Thomas, Christiansted and Gallows Bay on St Croix, and Cruz Bay on St John. now have the option of connecting to its new 1Gbps fibre-to-the-home/building network.

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