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Title: St. John tradewinds
Alternate title: Saint John tradewinds
Portion of title: Tradewinds
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Physical Description: v. : ill. ; 35 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: Tradewinds Newspaper Inc.
Place of Publication: St. John, V.I
Publication Date: 12-19-2011
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Spatial Coverage: United States Virgin Islands -- Saint John
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Austin Butchie Smith Dies Hours After AssaultedPage 2 Coast Guard Helicopter Finds Lost Diver After Drifting for Three HoursPage 3By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Each year around the holiday season Coral Bay artist and ar tisan George Hollander creates a unique and inspirational light sculpture on the edge of his deck overlooking the harbor. Hollanders past installations over the hillside and more. This old tires. While speaking to enviornetheral feeling.St. John Tradewinds News Photo by David D'Alberto December 19, 2011-January 1, 2012 Copyright 2011EA Report Ready for Floating Dock and Dredging of Cruz Bay CreekPage 5 ST.JOHN,USVI St. John Relay for LifeCount Down: 54 DaysGoodyear New Year!Used tires inspired Coral Bay artist George Hollander's annual light sculpture this year.

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EDITOR/PUBLISHER MaLinda Nelson malinda@tradewinds.vi NEWS EDITOR Jaime Elliott jaime@tradewinds.vi WRITERS ADVERTISING advertising@tradewinds.vi CIRCULATION Rohan Roberts COLUMNISTS & CONTRIBUTORS SUBSCRIPTIONS U.S. & U.S.V.I. only $85.00 per year THIRD CLASS PERMIT U.S. Postage PAID Permit No. 3 NEWSLINE Tel. (340) 776-6496 Fax (340) 693-8885 www.tradewinds.vi editor@tradewinds.vi MAILING ADDRE SS COPYRIGHT 2011/2012All rights reserved. No reproduction of TRADEWINDS PUBLISHING LLCThe Community Newspaper Since 1972 2 St. John Tradewinds, 693-8580. St. John Singers Holiday Concerts December 21 and 23 kids! This annual tradition brings neighborhoods out to sing in a competitive challenge for festiveness. So bring those voices and those neighbors! This is co-hosted by the Johns Folly Learning Institute and the Coral Bay Community Council. Everyone is encouraged to bring children have been good! Potential volunteers should contact Alvis Christian or the CBCC For more information call 776-2099. Coral Bay Sing Along Is December 22Governor John deJonghs administration and St. John Administrator Leona Smith is hosting an open house at the Cruz Bay BatResidents are invited to stop by the Battery and meet V.I. Police Department Acting Commissioner Henry White and Department of Health Acting Commissioner Dr. Mercedes Dullum.Chamber Meeting Dec. 20 at BatteryThe St. John Chapter of the St. Thomas/St. John Chamber of Meeting Acting Commissioners of VIPD and DOH at Dec. 23 Open HouseSt. John Tradewinds 30th year under the direction of and December 23 in Coral Bay. In addition to popular holiday from A Ceremony of Carols by the 20th century British composer Long-time fans of the singers her family at their home on St. John. Recent fans of the St. John Alana Davis and Isis Collier. the audience in a traditional carol sing. at the Nazareth Lutheran Church. at the Emmaus Moravian Church. able at the door. The St. John Singers have a special gift this year for St. Thomeither concert their admission the purchase of a round trip ferry ticket from Red Hook on the day of the concert. Concert-goers should be sure to ask the cashier ferry ticket and present the receipt at the door. By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Austin Butchie Smith died assaulted. Police Departments incident log at the Leander Jurgen Command. according to the police blotter. recorded as a D.O.A. had Smith being assaulted by a group of men in Cruz Bay on VIPD and those rumors could ceive a report from the territorial medical examiner before releasplained St. John Administrator medical examiner does his rulpects. doesnt give anyone the right thoroughly investigated.Austin Butchie Smith Dies Hours After Being AssaultedSt. Ursulas Advent Season ScheduledStudents across St. John are gearing up for their annual school couraged to attend. Julius E. Sprauve Schools Christmas program is scheduled for out and support the students. A choir performance is also scheduled for Government House School Holiday Concerts December 22

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from the sea thanks to emergency USCG and V.I. National Park. tening for a motor because that is taken in the other direction. Then my legs started cramping up and I By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds dive in a lifetime of diving in very Guard MH65 Dolphin helicopter. cramped up after an hour of fruitsafety. days after being rescued at sea after scuba diving near Dog Islooking for me. John resident and 28-year diving Sword Master III diver. The three headed out to Dog said Lambert. Weve done sever going to give a long blast. surface about 25 minutes later. He his friend obviously heard because Weve talked about it since bert had no trouble during his designated spotter took his eyes lost sight of the diver. ing right by me because the spotby me. U.S. Coast Guard spokesperson Ricardo Castrodad. is you can be very close to someone but if you take your eyes off Basically all you see is someones head and theyre like a speck very easy to lose sight of someone. When the boat passed by LamThursday, Dec. 29th Continued on Page 16 St. John Tradewinds, St. John Tradewiinds News Photo plucked Eric Lambert, above, from the water about a mile and half from Dog Island. Helicopter Finds Lost Diver After Drifting for Three HoursLocal resident Eric Lambert is spotted at sea by U.S. Coast Guard helicopterINDEXAsk the Auto Doctor ...........10 Business Directory .............18 Church Directory .................18 Community Calendar ...........20 Crime Stoppers ...................17 Crossword Puzzle ...............20 Ferry Schedules .................18 Letters ...........................14-15 Police Log ...........................17 Real Estate ....................21-23 Senator at Large Reports ...12

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By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Friends of V.I. National Park the Virgin Islands National Park tural and environmental education and resources. development director Heather Ruhsam. Our bidders had a lot of too. With 53 items up for bid in the groups third annual online aucplained Ruhsam. The last minute donated item the Westin Resort and Villas for this Christmas. room Westin villa. seven-night bareboat charter on a Hylas 54 brought in the highest at a ski-in and ski-out villa in Park for Friends and a three-night stay several people put together vacaaccording to Ruhsam. The VIP treatment at the January Love City Live! reggae concording to Ruhsam. theyre coming over for the conders more time to get in on the acexpect the fourth annual online going to run it a little big longer before Thanksgiving so people can after Thanksgiving is also hectic. end it in time to get stuff out for velopment director. up and running soon and our online store is being completely velopment director. Well have a ing some of our giving plans to exus. Weve been discussing other to give by appreciated stocks or the immediate burden of spending cash. cited about a matching donor proWeve had a donor step for a matching program and because more. So every $50 donation be$200. Friends supporters should also its exclusive gala fundraiser. This the Ditleff Point home of Judy and Michael Skurnik. Rudy and Irene Patton of R&I Patton are also pitching in to help Friends reach its fundraising goals. The goldsmiths have created a ber 20. Donations for the matching donor program must be made by Dethe Friends Store starting December 20.4 St. John Tradewinds, Happy Holidays! Third Annual Friends of VINP Online Auction Rakes in More Than $30,000Donations kept coming in until the last minute

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By Andrea Milam St. John Tradewinds Theres no doubt that the face of education has changed dramati Whiteboards have replaced ducted via the internet rather than placed three-ring binders stuffed of reducing the amount of papers teachers are noticing an unexpected bonus of the laptops that through ninth graders using a combination of school and V.I. governtion and responsibility. Thats the unsung hero of this middle school dean and English teacher. Organization and per sonal responsibility are harder to theyre even more important to you got an A in history. The laptop program got its roots from a government-funded trial a aims to improve student academic achievement. the vastly improved quality and ship of the laptops had positively impacted their organization skills and responsibility. So I started The government program that sella convinced GHS Headmaster Judy Chamberlain to invest school purchased for fourth through ninth the laptops rolled out for fourth mitting papers via email to elec tronic grade books that can be GHS is transitioning to a much more paperless type of instruction. realm of possibilities for us inThe laptops are kept at school pay a security deposit and students ers home. At the end of the school St. John Tradewinds, Continued on Page 16 St. John Tradewiinds News Photo by Andrea MilamGHS sixth graders get to work on their laptops, which have replaced three ring binders and notebooks, at school.GHS Students Honing Skills Far Beyond Three Rs Thanks to New Laptops R&I PA T TONgoldsmithing Present this ad and receive $10 o any 50-minute treatment.* FOR MORE INF ORMATION, PLEASE CALL .., EXT WR-FitnessClub TW 3.2011.indd 1 3/23/11 6:44 PM

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By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Santa Claus himself thanks to Gary Cox packed the St. John Animal Care Centers tion. trator Sally Nelson said about the groups of people got here early and stayed for the also took home a furry friend. been at the shelter for more than a year. The visiting Massachusetts couple ran into several ACC volunteers and dogs on a Sunday morning hike recently and plained. A dog named Sid has already left the Santa for the groups Holiday cards and ads Nelson explained. Buster is going to do a sleep-over over While some ACC open house guests took presents for the animals at the shelter. The amount of things that people a huge amount of presents here for the anian annual event. open house should keep an eye on the beach. For more information about ACC or to 6 St. John Tradewinds, Presents and Adoptions Mark Successful ACC Holiday Open House St. John Tradewiinds News PhotosWith Christmas lights aglow, above, St. John Animal Care Center to the organization's open house last week. Several attendees even took home some furry friends for the holidays. Experienced Personalized Professional ProvenSeaview Vacation Homes, Inc. Short Term-Full Service Since 1985 VACATION VILLA MANAGEMENT24 years of on island rental servicee: info@seaviewhomes.com w: www.seaviewhomes.com t: 340-776-6805; toll-free 1-888-625-2963

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St. John Tradewinds, ber O pen 7 Ni ghts a Week open 6 days closed tuesdays693.7755 o r w w w .la t apas tjoh n.c o m T h e F i ddl e r R e t u r n s M a k i n g u s d a n c e a n d p a r t y f o r y e a r s I s l a n d s L a r g e s t S u p e r B o w l P a r t y ! 2012 New Years Eve Extravaganza!!~ Musical debut of Locals on the 8Midnight Champagne Toast~ Special appearance by Pyros of the Caribbean ~ Booty shakin starts @ 9PM! St. John Tradewinds The V.I. National Park has released the Environmental Assessment for improvements to the bulkAs a result of commercial barge and ferry boat the park service bulkhead is no longer accessible by boat. The National Park Service is proposing to dredge the NPS portion of the Creek in Little Cruz parks boat ramp. The Environmental Assessment has been prepared to analyze the potential for impacts of the proposed ment. NPS invites the public to comment on the Environmental Assessment. able for temporary use by the public during unloading and loading of boat trailers. Copies of the Environmental Assessment are Bay Creek in Cruz Bay. The Environmental AssessChoose a Park click on Virgin Islands National Environmental Assessment. dress from public disclosure. request by checking the box keep my contact inplease state this request at the beginning of the comEnvironmental Assessment Ready for Proposed Floating Boat Dock and Dredging of Cruz Bay CreekSt. John Tradewiinds News Photo dredging Cruz Bay Creek, above.

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8 St. John Tradewinds, Our ofce will be closed to the public for the holidays from December 19-25. We will reopen Dec. 26. ISLAND NOTES from the publisherHappy Holidays T o One and All! nization dedicated to the protection and preservation of the natural and cultural resources of Virgin Islands National Park and the zation is pleased to provide these passes as a sign of respect to this iconic beach in VINP. passes. As a family pass the pass-holder(s) may be accompanied out having to pay additional user fees. The passes are not transfer the card. The Annual Trunk Bay Family Passes may be obtained at the Friends of the Park Store in Mongoose Junction upon presentation please contact the Friends at 779-4940. Please take advantage of this opportunity to double the impact ing gift challenge! Give Before December 31 and Double That Gift To Friends of the VINP Sunday in the Great Room at Gifft Hill School. speak on Creating a Climate of Compassion. For transportation from Cruz Bay call 776-6332. Childcare is available upon prior ACC Donations Make Great GiftsDonating to the Animal Care Center as a gift in someones name The ACC gets much needed funds for the shelter and the recipi org/payments/donate.htm to make a donation through PayPal. At Gail Karlsson Is Guest Speaker at Next Unitarian Universalists Meeting Friends of V.I. National Park Offering Free Trunk Bay Passes to V.I. Seniors

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St. John Tradewinds MAX Island Paradise Realty as namic sales team. years of experience in real estate ated John McCann & Associates Agent on St. John in 2006 by readers of the Daily News. He is also a licensed real estate agent in Massachusetts. McCann. And my move to RE/ in real estate. posure is driven by the RE/MAX most visited real estate franchise best possible price for their property in the least amount of time. island paradise their home. After many visits thereafter they recent ly purchased a villa in Chocolate Hole and have received temporary Real Estate Salesmans Licenses to schedule the real estate license exam. The Obbagys said one of the many advantages offered by RE/ Max is the focus on continuing education. RE/MAX offers real to access hundreds of full-length training programs on-demand. No other real estate organiza tion has a higher percentage of of the changes in protocol and procedure is extremely important. As for our clients and customers. Both Obbagys have an exten sive background in construction and property management and are to invest in real estate on St. John. and Denise Obbagy at 244-4676 and John Obbagy at 244-7678. St. John Tradewinds, Broker and Sales Associates Join RE/MAX Island Paradise Realty Island Solar SAY NO TO WAPA Grid tie systems Battery stand alone systems Solar Hot water systems Solar Pool Pumps Dan Boyd Off-grid living for 10 years on Lovango Cay. t: 340-642-0351 e: islandsolarvi@gmail.com SAVE $$$$$$$ barefootdesign group,llclicensed architect AIA member NCARB certifiedmongoose junction, po box 1772 st. john, us virgin islands 00831 tel (340) 693-7665, fax (340) 693-8411 barefootaia.comprofessional design and development services Santa Spotted at Sun Dog CafeSt. John Tradewiinds News Photo by Andrea Mialm The big man from the North Pole stopped by the Sun Dog Cafe on Saturday morning, December 17, to hear some last minute Christmas present requests from island children. Santa greeted a huge crowd of youngsters and made sure they were all on the Nice list during the annual Breakfast with Santa hosted by Michael and Barbie Barry, owners of Sun Dog Cafe.

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By Jack Brown St. John Tradewinds Its Driving Me Nuts Q I had to call for roadside assistance and pay someone to come out to change my tire for me. When I A is pressed onto the actual nut. is used in every shop. The gun tends to break loose youre driving along leaving only the inner nut. aged lug nuts replaced. I check every Jeep that comes into my shop for lug nuts at your local auto parts store and install them yourself or ask your mechanic to check and replace them. I suggest you get the remaining damaged lug nuts you insist that your mechanic only remove and install your lug nuts by hand and not use an impact gun. This only holds true for Jeep lug nuts. All other manufac nut that cannot be damaged by using an impact gun. many times Ive been called out to help someone nuts loose. Dont Get Me Started Q and start the car. Everyone I asked told me the starter St. John Tradewinds, Continued on Page 18 crane ROBERT CRANEARCHITECT, A.I.A.P .O. BOX 370 CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN U.S.V.I. 00831(340) 776-6356 Norfolk Island PinesGive a gift that keeps giving Coral Bay Garden CenterHoliday Trees$75.00 $90.00 4 to 7 feet(7-15 gallons) Open Tuesday-Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Telephone: 340-693-5579 C M Y CM MY CY CMY K CafeTWind12Ad.pdf 11/10/11 8:44:15 AM St. John Tradewinds quired and there are opportunities to sign up for youth programs Sisterhood/Brotherhood Agenda Hosting Second Annual New Years Eve Youth ExtravaganzaLug Nuts and Battery Terminals Ask the Auto Doctor St. John Tradewinds Using Sport For Social Change announces its involve ment in this years 8 Tuff Miles iPod Touch and iPod Nano. Entrants must register for to pick up a sport ball and regEntrants must be present at ister for this years 8 Tuff Miles The Tap Room in Monentry into the USFSC and 8 For more information on change.com.USFSC Partners With 8 Tuff Miles

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St. John Tradewinds means no driving after drinking. St. John residents gave themselves a Christmas gift on St. Thomas. Over 20 of our Seniors made this pilgrimage in support of my amendment to the budget that rescued the Dial-A-Ride Program. has carried our seniors and the disabled persons. No senator could ignore their presence. Most senators greeted them cordially. When it came time for John Community Foundation and Abigail Hendricks of the Senior Center for organizing the very important The entire community is up in arms regarding the scathing audit of the Legislature that found that $6.9 million has been misspent. A copy of the audit is interesting reading. And infuriating. Generals recommendations for transparency and openness be fully implemented. The annual Coral Bay neighborhood sing-along And dont forget the early morning Serenading that visit may be the most precious gift that your friend receives! St. John Tradewinds, St. John Montessori School hosted its annual Holly Bake Sale on Saturday, December 10, in The Marketplace. Student Roshan Kalantarian, pictured at right with her father Jeh Roberts, helped sell wholesome baked treats. The sale raised $408 which will be used for the school's third annual kid's St. John Montessori Holly Bake Sale for the Holidays Infamous Fresh Fruit Smoothies Gourmet Milkshakes with or without rum Fresh Fruit or Vegetable Baskets Edible Fresh Fruit Basket Arrangements Occasional Gift Baskets Balloon Bouquets Candles Bath & Body Care Products Perfumes OUR MARKET GIFTS & THINGS STOP IN TODAY. MENTION THIS AD TO RECEIVE 10% OFF EVERYTHING. Offer excludes smoothies and ice cream. Free gift wrapping. 776-0111Located across the Inter-Island ferry dock in Cruz BayStore Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Senator-at-Large ReportsBy Senator Craig BarshingerSeason's Greetings

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St. John Tradewinds, Hundreds Flock to Mongoose Juction for Annual All-Island Holiday Party St. John Tradewiinds News Photos by Bill Stelzer After bad weather was forecasted for December 10, Mongoose Merchants rescheduled their annual All-Island Holiday Party to Saturday, December 17. Residents and visitors hit the shopping center bringing holiday spirit and party scene.

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St. John Tradewinds, Happy New Year! Next Issue: January 2, 2012New York Empire Trio Performing at SJSA Jan. 22 St. John Tradewinds p.m. Todorov on violin and Margrit Zimmermann on piano. Each member of this group has been the and has traveled in the United States and abroad. Ivanov has been compared to queline du Pr. He is a prominent centers in Europe and the United States. Todorovs career is extensive Women on the Verge of a Ner soundtrack from the movie Precious. He is the featured violinist peranza Splading. He has recorded and Evanescence. Zimmermanns artistry is rated resenting the best traditions of European and Russian piano schools. Dmitiri Bashkirov and master Gornostaeva and Vadim Sukhanov. Their repertoire ranges from the early classics to the music of today performing standard chamber muthe groups debut performance at to be Featured Artists of the Month at the Obama for the Arts and Entertainment Organization. Tickets are $30 and are avail able at Connections and SJSA. For more information call 779-4322. by the exclusive representation BVArtistsInternational.com.

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St. John Tradewinds, Crossword Answers Puzzle on Page 20 WHAT DO YOU THINK?Send your letter to editor@tradewinds.viNEXT DEADLINE: THURSDAY DEC. 29TH Keeping Track of Crime 2011-TO-DATEHomicides: 0 Shootings: 0 Stabbings: 0 Armed Robberies: 0 Arsons: 0 1st Degree Burglaries: 2 2nd Degree Burglaries: 8 3rd Degree Burglaries: 48 Grand Larcenies: 54 Rapes: 1 Letters To St. John Tradewinds securing the park and most of all to God for blessing Emmanuel PrinceSax and Strings Thanks Supporters be living on this little bit of rock called St. John in the middle of the Caribbean. image that is forever in my mind. I have done that. can only be attributed to those that have surrounded me. The VIERS volunteers and all the people of St. John have been nothing less than extraordinary in appreciation. St. John Tradewinds ful feeling to be able to go into a place and be recogSt. John and VIERS have been my home for the satisfaction in leaving VIERS in the charge of Randy an inspiring supervisor...but an even better mentor and friend. Thanks Pops! Sincerely, Jamie IrvingThank You Love City! rich. Must all of our beach fronts have trees removed And please dont have to take one before the V.I. Department of Labor. The very commissioner is the terest on for size. nesses to the Virgin Islands and to give them an incen to continue to be the name of the game. And its not like the Economic Development Auhas reported suspected violations to the Authority Harriet Mercer lives on St. ThomasThe EDC System Tweak It or Delete It

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St. John Tradewinds, SEND LETTERS, GUEST OPINIONS & OBITUARIES: editor@tradewinds.vibuilding a beach on the Senate property in St. Thomas If there are any honest Senators in the Senate I the next election. the people are smart enough to replace all of them in the next election. Alan Benson Brown, St. CroixNow It Makes Sense! Letters To St. John Tradewinds THE BEST HOLIDAY GIFT IS A VAILABLE A T THE FOLLOWING OUTLETS:CRUZ BAY Bayside Mini-Mart Chelsea Drug Store Connections Every Ting Gallow Point Store Nest & Co. Now & Zen Papaya Cafe Post Net Starsh Gourmet Starsh Market St. John Spice NORTH SHORE Caneel Bay Gift Shop Cinnamon Bay Campground Store Maho Bay Camps MID-ISLAND Banana Jack's CORAL BAY Connections Jolly Dog Keep Me Posted Lily's Gourmet Market Love City Mini-Mart DONT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTETAKE CARE OF YOUR 2010 MARKETING ALL AT ONCE.SPACE RESERVATION DEADLINE: JUNE 30THADVERTISING ARTWORK DEADLINE: JULY 30TH For more information about St. John Magazine or to place an advertisement in the 2010 Edition (email) mnelson@stjohnmagazine.com or (tel) 340.776.6496 Download a media kit at www.stjohnmagazine.com SUBSCRIPTIONS A VAILABLE EMAIL info@stjohnmagazine.com TEL 340-776-6496 occur after a period of abstinence from the drug or Lets take this medical issue and turn it into a psychological problem. There are many habits in our lives that over time have become normal. It can be a loved one in anger. cal one. Its only because its internal that many ing through emotional separation go about our daily duties pretending that everything is okay. and physical habits control our destiny. In order to same rut. resting on our laurels can be counter-productive in the long-term. Our destiny isnt decided by the number of tourists internal equilibrium. W ork in progress, Emmanuel PrinceWithdrawal stopped by our Holiday Open House at the Animal Care Center and brought gifts and holiday cheer to all of our resident cats and dogs. amount of treats stuffed in the animals stockings! Sid one of our puppies. A huge thank you to all the amazing volunteers St John is called Love City for a reason!! Sally NelsonACC Thanks Open House Supporters

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had to stop. lot of people looking for me. over me. Island and then bank up the along the coast of St. and back and forth and going around in circles. a.m. that morning. Once aboard the St. John Rescue a story for you. his exact GPS coordinates if he ever found himself St. John Tradewinds, GHS Students Honing Skills Far Beyond Three Rs Thanks to New LaptopsDiver is spotted at sea by Coast Guard helicopterContinued from Page 3 St. John Tradewinds News Photos helicopter spotted the lost diver. given to GHS. seriously. doodling or passing notes. Continued from Page 5 Fragrant Tamarind Skin WreathSt. John Tradewiinds News Photo by Jaime Elliott Ted Scheer demonstrated how to make these beautiful and fragrant holiday wreaths at the Friends demo and took home kits to make their own wreaths for the holidays.

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St. John Tradewinds, Friday, D ecember 9 break-in. Burglary in the third. area of Bellevue Village. Auto collision. Burglary in the third. Saturday, December 10 someone cut his vehicles tires. Damage to a vehicle. music. Disturbance of the peace. tion at a Cruz Bay restaurant. Disturbance of the peace. Sunday, December 11 someone destroyed his television. Destruction of property. Monday, December 12 road by Calabash Boom. Police assistance. vehicle. T uesday, December 13 area of Estate Bethany. Disturbance of the peace. of Coral Bay. Loud music. banging on his villa door. Suspicious activity. stolen. Grand larceny. W ednesday, December 13 disturbance. Disturbance of the peace. third. area of Coral Bay. Loud music. Thursday, December 15 missing minor. Missing person. tery. No time given A Cruz Bay resident p/r being Friday, December 16 St. John Tradewinds Crime Stoppers needs the communitys help to solve the out help. Even the smallest bit these cases. St. John locked and secured the house at 4 p.m. The son came home at of the retail value of all property recovered. St. Thomas a 28-year-old Hispanic male Mini Mart to La Delicia Bar and Night Club on Veterans Drive and run driver. The minimum reSt. Croix and killed near an abandoned building in the area of Estate Glynn and Northside Road. It is believed that three individu that may have been involved in double murder and arrest those -CRIME STOPPPERS U.S.V.I.Organization Seeks Information on CrimesLillan Rebecca Smith March 25, 1920-December1, 2011St. John Tradewinds once held reign. boats coming in and out of the land Security put up the fence. It bothered you that the trees monds and Julius Sprauve Sr. and charge. through your stories. Riding horseback to Coral Bay by moonlight to a dance at Wall in sight. Stopping for something cool to drink by the Prince house on the Johnny Horn trail. Picking Lutheran School from your house on Seventh Day Street. Miss Lillys Grocery and Bar 25 years strong in Cruz Bay the has spent any length of time on St. John likely has a story to tell about you and your grocery store. different as any sisters could be like chalk and cheese. But you press your lips together to make a laxed after you had taken your last sleeping. I thought about your freWell go for a ride and a sneaky. Submitted by Kim Lyons Miss Lillian Smith Memorial Submission

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St. John Tradewinds, Ask the Auto DoctorLug Nuts and Battery Terminals AccommodationsCaribbean Villas & Resorts Island Getaways Suite St. John Villas/Condos or locally at 340-779-4486 VIVA Vacations tel. 779-4250 ArchitectureCrane, Robert Architect, AIA tel. 776-6356 Barefoot Design Group, LLC BankingFirstbank Scotiabank #1 Mortgage Lender in the VI The Marketplace (340) 776-6552 Beauty/SpaW estin Resorts & Villas Spa Services ConstructionSt. John Hardware tel. 693-8780 fax 776-6685 Located at The Marketplace InsuranceTheodore T unick & Company JewelryR&I PATTON goldsmithing Located in Mongoose Junction 776-6548 or (800) 626-3445 Chat@pattongold.comLandscapingAlfredos Landscaping Coral Bay Garden Center PROPERTYKING tel. 643-6348 Landscaping & IrrigationProperty MgmtSeaview Vacation Homes, Inc. 888-625-2963 Real EstateAmerican Paradise Real Estate info@americanparadise.com Cruz Bay Realty info@cruzbayrealty.com Debbie Hayes, GRI debbiehayes@debbiehayes.com Holiday Homes of St. John tel. 776-6776 fax 693-8665 info@holidayhomesVI.com Islandia Real Estate tel. 776-6666 fax 693-8499 info@islandiarealestate.comRestaurantsConcordia Cafe, 693-5855 Fish Trap Restaurant and Seafood Market La Tapa Restaurant tel. 693-7755 Open 7 Days a Week Skinny Legs tel. 340-779-4982 ServicesC4th Custom Embroidery tel. 779-4047 Located in Coral Bay Island Solar Terminix Problem Solved Guarantee 340-777-4423 energy bill immediately and St. John TradewindsBusiness Directory Ferry Schedules Cruz Bay and Charlotte Amalie CRUZ BAY TO RED HOOK Every hour on the hour from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. RED HOOK TO CRUZ BAY Every hour on the hour from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. CRUZ BAY TO DOWNTOWN CHARLOTTE AMALIE Leaves Cruz Bay 8:45 a.m. 11:15 a.m. 3:45 p.m. Leaves Charlotte Amalie 10 a.m. 1 p.m. 5:30 p.m Bahai Community of St. John Bethany Moravian Church Calvary Baptist Church Christian Ministry Cinnamon Bay Beach Christian Science Society Wednesday Testimonials The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Cruz Bay Baptist Church Emmaus Moravian Church Jehovahs Witness Missionary Baptist Church Tuesday 7 p.m. Bible Study 693-8884 Nazareth Lutheran Church Our Lady of Mount Carmel Tuesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7 a.m. 776-6339 St. John Methodist Church Seventh Day Adventist St. John Pentecostal Church St. Ursulas Episcopal Church 777-6306 Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Word of Faith Church Word of Faith International Church Directory A: I believe that you may have a simple problem at your battery terminals. Even if the battery post and the battery clamp. About 20 percent of the starter problems I look at battery terminals cleaned or the battery replaced. may not be getting a good ground from the cleaning your battery terminals and check starter and take it to your local parts store. They have a special bench test machine that can test your starter motor and tell you if its starter that you didnt need. This advise also holds true if you suspect your alternator is not charging. Just remove it and take it to the auto parts store for testing before you leak a small amount of acid past the battery post. When this acid contacts the battery corrosion also attacks the connectivity becausing the kind of problems youre having. coating thats available at any auto parts sion to a minimum. Hope this helps get you started. Jack Brown is a professional, factory trained mechanic with more than 30 years experience in car repair. If you have a quesrepairs email Jack at asktheautodoctor@ hotmail.com. Continued from Page 10

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St. John Tradewinds, Commerical/Ofce/Storage Space Available COMMERCIAL SPACE AVAILABLEAt The LumberyardUNUSUAL OPPORTUNITYfirst floor space availableDowntown Cruz Bay Where St. John Does BusinessFor Space Call Nick 340-771-3737 NEXT CLASSIFIED AD DEADLINE: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29 TH SCENIC PROPERTIES 340-693-7777 Cruz Bay Apartments: Coral Bay: $900 Check out www.stjohnlive.com for more details. EVERYTHING YOU NEED ON EVERY LEVEL GREAT PLACE TO SHOP, DINE AND WORK COME JOIN US WE HAVE SPACES AVAILABLE RETAIL or OFF ICE 340-776-6455 Gorgeous .73-acre in Moravian Church to ridges. Priced to sell at buyer. Serious inquiries. Services Apartments For Lease lease available. Call Laurie For more information call 776-6857 Expanding Watersports Company is accepting applications for:RETAIL SALES BEACH ATTENDANTSMUST BE: reliable and professional, detail-oriented with excellent interpersonal skills, clean cut and able to swim. DISH NETWORK HUGHESNET Service on St. John info@dishanddat.com RELIABLE MOBILE AUTO REPAIR: Professional and experi Foreign & Domestic. All Work Guaranteed. Call 227-9574 Legal Notice Large 2 BR Apartment in Bethany overlooking Com/Ofce/Storage BUYING? SELLING? RENTING? SEEKING?Email advertising@tradewinds.vi or call 340-776-6496GET RESULTS! Employment Land For Sale For Rent IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS DIVISION OF ST. THOMAS AND ST. JOHN Upscale Retail Gift Shop Lease option Available inquiries call or email phinsfan2006@yahoo.com For Sale CARNIVAL BOOTH FOR SALE! electric and gas line equipped. Ready to roll on a steel chasse and trailer. and kitchen and bar Call 244.4663 PIMPY'S TRUCKING SER VICES, INC. AND WA TER DELIVERY, vs. SEWER ENTERPRISES, L TD., Defendant. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) CASE NO: ST -11-SM-34 ACTION FOR DEBT ORDER FOR SUBSTITUTED SER VICE BY PUBLICA TION to serve Defendant Sewer Enterprises, Ltd. by publication. The ORDERED Publication is hereby GRANTED ORDERED it shall effect service on the Defendant by Publication pursuant ORDERED A copy of this Order shall be served upon Plaintiff. DA TED KA THLEEN MACKA Y Magistrate of the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands Happy Holidays from Tradewinds NO ISSUE ON December 26th

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20 St. John Tradewinds, St. John Tradewinds H2OACROSS 1 Watch chain 4 Two or three 8 Narcotic drug 14 Gave rise to 18 Body of beliefs 20 Distortion 22 Do-fa links inserts? 26 More than infatuated 27 Grooms vow 28 New edition 30 Act in opposition to 33 Emerald Isle when its very snowy? 38 Seed case 41 Fire remnant 42 Actor Oskar 43 Vigilant 44 Let someone else have 48 Money in virtual retail get reset to 50 Amped up 54 Thermostat component 56 Ghastly proprietor? 64 Rod attachments 65 Film director Ephron 70 Arsonists alibi? 75 Put with the luggage 76 Trendy berry 78 No-goodnik 80 Cats playing activities? 86 Baseballs Georgia to grow poison mushrooms? sequel 105 Old Olds models 106 Lang. of Austria 107 Low marks 108 At a ferris wheels pinnacle? 110 Next to 112 With 3-Down, seems familiar 115 One of the B vitamins 120 Wright brothers command? 127 Computer brand 128 What attics are used for 130 Boomers kids 131 Golden age 132 Itches 133 Alternative to gmail DOWN 1 Name for a poodle 2 Ingest way too much of, for short 3 See 112-Across 4 Brand of pain reliever 5 Prophesied 6 Yolked thing 7 Letter following ex 8 Outstanding 10 Gershwin or Aldridge 11 Liable 13 Big head 14 Dresses with trains 15 Film do-over 16 Gushy actor 17 Most terrible 21 Adequate, in dialect 24 Tiny peeve 31 Golfer Aoki 32 Below, as a goal 35 Opposite of SSW 36 Hyenas lair 37 Munic. statute 40 Nobel winner Pavlov 45 Skippers cry 46 Rocky crag 47 Aruba, e.g.: Abbr. 51 Lace snarl 52 Architect Saarinen 53 Do a sketch 55 KO counter 58 Whammy 60 Viral malady 61 KGBs land 63 Thick slice 66 Guarded 67 Light beige 68 Nonclerical 71 Cartoon storekeeper Roth 74 Munch Daly 81 Asian cobras 84 Lawn layer 85 Theater part 88 Melancholy instrument aqua 100 Deposed dictator Manuel 101 TVs Merv 102 Extra levy 103 Individually 104 Cold season 110 Apiary insect 111 Blockheads 114 Deuce taker Mahal boy 118 List abbr. 121 Afr. nation 122 Foot part 123 Sample 124 Possessed 125 Pay for 126 Ethyl ending PREMIER Crossword ALCHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS ics only at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Cruz Bay at 6 p.m Bay. NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS p.m. every Saturday at St. Ursulas Church. AL-ANON MEETINGS T uesday, December 20 The St. John Chapter of the St. Thomas/St. John Chamber Thursday, December 22 The Coral Bay Communi ty Christmas Tree/Carole Sing patio.Join everyone in singing for the kids! This annual tradi tion brings neighborhoods out to sing in a competitive chal lenge for festiveness. So bring those voices and those neighbors! Students across St. John are gearing up for their annual school holiday concerts and munity is encouraged to attend! schools courtyard. Julius E. Sprauve Schools Christmas program is scheduled for p.m. on the schools campus. Friday, December 23 Governor John deJonghs administration and St. John Administrator Leona Smith is hosting an open house at the p.m. Residents are invited to stop by the Battery and meet V.I. Police Department Acting Commissioner Henry White and Department of Health Acting Commissioner Dr. Mer cedes Dullum. Sunday, December 25 The Unitarian Universala.m. each Sunday in the Great Room at Gifft Hill School. The guest speaker for December speak on Creating a Climate of Compassion. Saturday, December 31 its Brotherhood Agenda diviPark in Cruz Bay on December Saturday, January 21 The St. John Animal Care Centers Annual Christmas for the Animals fundraiser gala A La Mer villa.

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St. John Tradewinds The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs is notifying the public of its Christmas holiThe holiday food basket survey is designed to inform consumprices on grocery items typically used for a holiday meal. The number of items compared on each island varies as a result of comthat items are identical in order to produce a valid survey. St. John Mart. A total of 20 of the same $7.26. Some of the items that made up the holiday basket for St. John a holiday basket cost of $40.36. $47.46.22 St. John Tradewinds, Were Sold on St. John! Voted Best St. John Real Estate Agency! Founded in 1985 Gretchen Labrenz Margie Labrenz Susanne Kirk Tammy Pollock DITLEFF POINTST. JOHN, US VIRGIN ISLANDS INFO@ DITLEFFPOINT.COM WWW.DITLEFFPOINT.COMA once in a lifetime offering of spectacular estate homesites on coveted Ditleff Point See Our Video Tour www.ditleffpoint.com REEF BAY VIEWAbsolutely beautiful location overlooking St. Johns most virgin National Park with views of Reef Bay, Ram Head & secluded white sandy beach below. Classic Caribbean style 4 bd/3 bath w/pool & spa. $1,395,000.A BEST BUY!Located at the end of cul de sac, this masonry 2bd/2bath home is situated on an oversized (0.86 acre) gentle site in Chocolate Hole to ensure max. privacy & plenty of room for expansion. Panoramic views from Hart Bay to St. Thomas. Only $725,000.GOLDEN DRAGONExquisite stone villa w/exceptional craftsmanship, 4 bds/baths, chefs kitchen, full A/C, innity pool, multi decks & patios, lush gardens, meticulously maintained, impressive vacation rental, Pt. Rendezvous. A must see! $1,550,000. CALYPSO del SOLNewer, top of the line masonry villa w/ excellent vacation rental history in Chocolate Hole East. 3 bd/3 bath suites, full A/C, beautiful pool & hot tub, terric lg. screened porch, sunset views towards St. Thomas. $1,550,000. BLUE TANGA delightful 2 bdrm/2 bath pool villa nestled high on the hillside in Gt Cruz Bay. Offering privacy, vibrant sunsets, gourmet kitchen, 60 covered veranda & sunny pool. Catered Tos top rental villa. $1,295,000.SEASCAPESEASCAPE has a fabulous location on Bovacoap Point! Spacious 2 bdrm main house w/lap pool & spa, plus a separate caretaker cottage. Panoramic views, privacy & successful vacation rental. ONLY $995,000.RILEYS RETREATAmazing views of St. Thomas & sunsets fr/ this beautifully remodeled 6 bdrm/5 bath villa w/high quality amenities, pool, spa, close to town. $1,899,000.PRICED TO SELL!2bd/1bath Carib. style masonry cottage overlooking Frank & Turner Bay. Lush gated yard, private pool w/gazebo & wet bar. Island style furnishings, wrought iron accents & terra-cotta tile oors. Walking distance to town. Only $450,000.WHY PAY RENT?Must see w/new improvements & renovations! This 2 unit home features stone & hardwood accents, vaulted ceilings & borders a greenbelt in Fish Bay. Live in the upper unit & rent the apt. Only $495,000.LIZARD HILLHigh above Cinnamon Bay & surrounded by Natl Pk. land. Enjoy the exclusive privacy, views to die for, gorgeous gardens, easy access from this 3 bd/3 bath, w/ pool & caretakers cottage nestled on over 1ac in Catherineberg. $3,100,000.OVERLOOKING CINNAMON BAY BEACH This is the only vacant parcel available in Catherineberg! Pristine Northshore location, 1.09 ac. $1,500,000. CONTANT FARMS Nice corner parcel w/ ocean & sunset views, paved road, close to town. $275,000. LUSH BORDEAUX MT parcels w/views & Bay Rum trees. $259K$285K. BARGAIN IN PASTORY Moderate slope, 1/3 acre, close to town. Only $76,500. CAROLINA, EDEN, CALABASH Nice selection of affordable parcels. Starting at $84K. SUNSET VIEWS Over Cruz Bay & St. Thomas close to town, easy build. Only $159K. W ATERF R O NT O N MONTE BAY Spectacular 13.44 ac. site, ideal for private estate or subdivision. $2,900,000. PAR C EL 300-69C G REAT CRUZ BAY Prime 1.05ac site w/fantastic harbr views, walk to dinghy landing & architect.plans. A steal at $499K. KLEIN BAY Prestigious area w/common beach. 3 parcels, starting at $675K. WATERF R O NT P ARC EL IN D REEKETS BAY w/amazing BVI views! A bargain at $695K. SIDE-BY-SIDE at parcels in Johnson Bay, across from common beach $220K ea. LEINSTER BAY Off the beaten track w/ views & privacy. $149K & $250K. LOTS TO CHOOSE FROM in Fish Bay Starting at $90K. CRUZ BAY TOWN Walk to Frank Bay, R-4 zoning w/building plans. $219,900. FRANK BAY Flat, 2 parcels, R-4, $195K ea. GLUCKSBERG Gentle grade, 1/2 ac., lg. trees, end of road. $125K. AFFORDAB LE PARC ELS in Est. Grunwald & Adrian. Easy building sites, close to town. Starting at $60,000. Call Today! D ITLEFF P O INT Extraordinary sites on magnicent peninsula w/sandy beach, gated entry, beautiful landscaping, and incredible views. Prices start at $695,000. P T RENDEZVO US Outstanding views. $199,900 & $415K. CRUZ BAY REALTY LAND LISTINGS CRUZ BAY REALTY HOME LISTINGS CRUZ BAY REALTY CONDO LISTINGS WESTIN TIMESHARES Resale units, most weeks and sizes available for under market value. Call us! LAVENDER HILL Tropical 2 bedroom/2 bath penthouse unit with wrap-around deck, pool & sunset views. $799,000. SELENES Ideal in town location, w/ parking, for living/rental or business. Terric views. Reduced to $399K! INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY Apt. building w/adjacent parcels for additional development in Cruz Bay, newly renovated & well maintained. Only $399,000. DLCA Holiday Food Basket Survey Results: Dolphin Market Has Lowest Prices Building Continues on Little St. JamesSt. John Tradewiinds News Photo by Jaime Elliott Infamous New York City money manager Jeffrey Epstein continues development of his private island, Little St. James. Several new stone buildings can be seen on months of an 18-month sentence for soliciting an underage girl for prostitution in Florida, is a registered sex offender, according to reports.

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HOMES View all St. John MLS properties at our website at www.americanparadise.com CONDOS HOMES LAND FRACTIONALS COMMERCIALView all St. John MLS properties at our website at www.americanparadise.cominfo@americanparadise.com IXORA Ajax Peak, near National Park entrance and North Shore, pool, 5 BR. $1,530,000 SOLAR B & B! Garden By The Sea is a quaint Caribbean home. Owners apartment & 3 A/C units. $1,800,000 CVISTA Elegant 4 BDR/4BA villa in Rendez vous. Stunning residence exudes comfort & class. Now $3,575,000 CAROLINA Live on property & complete your home. Owner financing available. $299,000 PELICAN'S PERCH Masonry 3BR/3BA pool villa, water views and guest cottage. $1,195,000 NEW! Beautiful Harbor Views, 3BR/2BA, good breezes and convenient to Coral Bay $675,000 NEW! Lush & private, tucked into Bordeaux Mtn. Immaculate, well crafted 2 BR/2BA plus loft and expansive decks. .5 acre $675,000 AMARILLA VILLA 3 BR, 3.5 BA villa, superior craftsmanship, 180 views, pool & hot tub $2,199,000 PRIVATEER BAY 1BD/1BA pool villa on .83 acres with spectacular unspoiled views of the BVI and the east end of St. John. $1,375,000 CLIFFSIDE! Dramatic waterfront 2BR/2BA villa, 1.05 acres, path to water's edge, hear the surf. $1,350,000. PRICED RIGHT at appraised value, Inn Love is a charming 5BR/5BA rental villa in Great Cruz Bay. $1,090,000 ISLANDS END Nat'l Pk beaches close by. 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, HOA common dock $1,695,000 MY LUNA VISTA is a new Mamey Peak home featuring views of Coral Bay and the BVIs. 2BR/2BA & lower 3BR apartment. $1,550,000 INFO@HolidayHomesVI.com TOLL FREE: WWW.HOLIDAYHOMESVI.COM HALF MOON HOUSE Reef Bay Beachfront is the dramatic setting for this uniquely modern home. Extremely private with incomparable views and masterful construction throughout, this 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home is an artistic statement in a world class setting. CINNAMON BAY ESTATE borders Ntnl Park in Catherineberg, private, gated setting, 3 bdrms, 23 ft wall of glass & outstanding views. Spacious living areas, wrap around decks, expansive sundeck, large pool, elevated spa & covered dining. BEACHFRONT LIME TREE BAY HAS WHITE SAND BEACH! East End 5 bdrm stone & masonry home on 4+ subdividable acres (zoned R-2) steps to beach. Gorgeous water views! PETER BAY GATEHOUSE an exquisite 2 bedroom villa on large lot in Peter Bay Estates has great views and breezes. Michael Oxman plans available for expansion. Incredible Value! VILLA ANDREA in gated Virgin Grand Estates HAS IT ALL! Panoramic water views in a private setting, 4 master suites, A/C throughout, and a large pool with expansive decks. VILLA M ARBELLA Own this stunning 3 bedroom and 3.5 bath custom Virgin Grand Estates villa. View pool and large veranda. Great rentals & sunsets over St. Thomas & Pillsbury Sound. One level living w/ fabulous Great room! $2,695,000 DVD WILD ORCHID VILLA in Skytop features privacy and amazing 270 panoramic views! Flexible oorplan 4 bdrm, 2 level villa is custom crafted in exotic hardwoods & stonework. Awesome sunrises! Beautiful sunsets! Cool breezes! KABEJ PATCH Caribbean style 5 bdrm pool villa, in a quiet, breezey location in desirable Chocolate Hole. Beautifully nished Brazilian hardwood home w/ stone accents is charming! Walk to beach. Excellent short term rental or private residence. VILLA MOLLO A nature lovers dream, walk to 2 beaches! 3BR/2BA villa sits on the waters edge of a salt pond and features custom stone and wood work and amazing Caribbean views. VISTAERO offers total privacy with breathtaking views over Rendezvous Bay & St. Thomas. 5 spacious bedroom suites, huge pool, gazebo & hot tub make this a top rental villa. C HOCOLATE H OLE V ILLA 4br 3ba pool villa boasts central A/C, ne nishes and sophisticated design. Custom arched windows bathe the great room in sun light while framing expansive ocean views. SEA TURTLE VILLA is a contemporary Skytop home with amazing water views, 2 master suites, 3 baths, tropical landscaping, pool, & open architecture set amidst secluded privacy. Great vacation villa or island home! WHALE W ATCH Enjoy pristine East End in this lovely, 2 bedroom villa with big water views. Downstairs apartment offers additional living & income space. Hear the sound of the waves lapping below. S OUTHERN C ROSS Big southshore views Danish-style stone home w/ wrap-around covered porches & 3 bdrm & 2 baths. Stunning cabinetry & exposed concrete beams & sills. Exceptional privacy in lush setting. Additional land available. PARADISE ON THE ROCKS Tropical living, big views & masonry home-centrally-located on Ajax Peak. Two units: 2 bedrooms, 2 baths & Great Room upstairs; private entry 1 bedroom apartment downstairs. Rent one, live in the other! The Company that gives back to St. John E GRETS R EST In-town living-1 bdrm/ 1bth Grande Bay condo. Views of Cruz Bay harbor & beyond from cvrd balcony, fully-furnished & equipped kitchen, easy walk to town. Amenities include pool deck, tness & reception center, indoor parking & elevator service. $715,000 $2,599,000 DVD $2,850,000 DVD $1,050,000 DVD $2,295,000 $595,000 LAVENDER HILL Luxurious 1 bedroom unit adjacent to pool with 2 decks. Walk to beach and town. Handsomely furnished, immaculately maintained, excellent rental man-agement. $500,000$1,259,000 $980,000 $2,450,000 $1,950,000 $1,500,000 $3,999,000 RAINBOWS END AT BATTERY HILLclean and cheerfully decorated poolside condo is conveniently close to town w/ nicely manicured grounds. Seller says make an offer! $510,000 Call for details DVD $1,275,000 $880,000 PRICE REDUCED PRICE REDUCED! C ALABASH BOOM hillside $475,000 FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF ALL ST. JOHN MLS PROPERTIES, DVD TOURS OF THE PROPERTIES, AND/OR A COPY OF OUR NEWSLETTER CALL OR E-MAIL US. ESTATE MANDAHL $85,000E STATE CAROLINA from $115,000C ONCORDIA PRESERVE from $275,000D REEKETS BAY hillside & WATERFRONT from $300,000 P RIVATEER BAY /HANSEN BAY hillside & WATERFRONT from $199,000S ABA BAY 19 ac. WATERFRONT $9,990,000P ETER BAY /NORTHSHORE from $1,500,000 L OVANGO CAY WATERFRONT South shore from $285,000 UPPER MONTE BAY hillsides from $799,000B OATMAN PT ./RENDEZ VOUS WATERFRONT $825,000V IRGIN GRAND ESTATES from $499,000C HOCOLATE HOLE from $365,000 S AUNDERS GUT two W ATERFRONT lots $345,000 each A LSO WESTIN TIMESHARES from $2,000 per weekONE MONTH FRACTIONALS FROM $69,000 LOTS OF LAND LISTINGS!! MOTIVATED SELLERS!! SOME SELLER FINANCING!! HH-TW 12.19.2011.indd 1 12/15/11 1:22 PM St. John Tradewinds SUBSCRIPTIONSCall 340-776-6496. We Accept VISA or MasterCard. Or Fill Out Subscription Form on Page 21. Exceptional St. John Villa Offered Through Debbie Hayes E XCLU SIVE REAL EST A TE SERVICE IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS DEBBIE HAYES, GRILICENSED U.S VIRGIN IS L ANDS REA L ESTATE BROKER/ OWNER Ofce: 340 714 5808Cell: 340 642 5995DH@DH. www.StJohnVIRealEstate.com Impressive Custom Built 5 bedrm/5 bath European-Style Villa located in Coral Bay with commanding water views. Fractional Ownership Possible. Oered at $2.5M DebbieHayes-TW VA 11.21.2011.indd 1 11/17/11 8:01 AM

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24 St. John Tradewinds, St. John Tradewiinds News Photos by Bill Stelzer Resident and visitors celebrate the holiday season at Mongoose Junction's annual All-Island Holiday Party on Saturday, December 17. Additional photos on Page 12. Hundreds Flock to Mongoose Juction for Annual All-Island Holiday Party