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July 28th, 2014
Moleto A. Smith Jr. confident ahead of Saturday’s Dem. Primary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Democratic Gubernatorial hopeful for the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Moleto A. Smith Jr. is appealing to Virgin Islanders to have their relatives in the USVI give their support to him and running mate Hubert L. Frederick on Saturday August 2, 2014 – Primary Day.

July 28th, 2014
First District B/ball camp successfully concludes

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI - The Annual First District Basketball Camp which was sponsored by Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, the First District Committee, among other sponsors, and which began on July 14, 2014, ended as a success on Saturday July 26, 2014.

July 28th, 2014
Gaza: Uneasy calm after UN ceasefire call

BBC NEWS

Sporadic attacks by both Israel and Palestinian militants have punctuated a lull in fighting after the quietest night in the 21-day conflict.

July 28th, 2014
No rigging, no padding at PNCR elections- Granger

DEMERARA WAVES

Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), David Granger Sunday evening denied that the elections machinery facilitated rigging and padding of the delegates list to sweep him back at the helm of the party.

July 28th, 2014
Haiti Hosts Bahamian Delegation For Talks on Agriculture

By the Caribbean Journal staff

A delegation of nine Bahamian officials recently visited Haiti for high-level talks on agriculture.

July 28th, 2014
Aruba Shaken By 4.9M Earthquake

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Aruba was shaken by a light earthquake on Sunday afternoon, according to the United States Geological Survey.

July 28th, 2014
Hon Maduro-Caines dismisses PAC evidence on cruise pier project

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Representative for the Sixth District Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines declared her non-support for the Public Accounts Committee’s (PAC) final report on the cruise pier project, saying that it lacks evidence despite testimonies from present and former Ports Authority officials and other public servants who testified before the PAC earlier this year.

July 28th, 2014
Tichina Penn is Miss Jr. BVI

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – Tichina Penn, 23 years old, was last night crowned the first Miss Jr BVI when she breezed through the competition taking seven of nine prizes apart from the crown in a keenly contested pageant held at the Eileen Parson’s Auditorium, H. Lavity Stoutt Community College, Paraquita Bay, Tortola.

July 28th, 2014
‘We celebrate him even in death’ – Ms Vilna M. Fahie

EAST END, Tortola, VI – Yesterday July 27, 2014 as widower Ms Vilna M. Fahie and her four children sat around their breakfast table and with an empty chair at one end they lit a golden candle which burned throughout the day.

July 28th, 2014
VIslander Nelda Huggins advances to IAAF World Jr Semis

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Nelda Huggins became the second Virgin Islands female athlete to advance to the semifinal of an IAAF World Jr. Championships sprint event in the Territory’s history, when she reached the 200m semifinal on Thursday July 24, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon.



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