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Students Learn About Environment and More at VIERS CampPage 3 July 22-28, 2013 Copyright 2013 CBCC Recieves $272,100 in USDA Grants To Study Solid Waste and Wastewater TreatmentPage 9IGBA Seminar Focuses on Green Construction in VIPage 7Longtime Attorney Nancy DAnna DiesPage 2 Support Wounded Veterans at TTRs Chaotic Kayak Race on July 28Page 2St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime ElliottNew Pine Peace Basketball Court Nears CompletionWith a brand new court, new hoops and with bleachers and playground eqiupment set to be shipped in August, renovations are almost wrapped up to complete upgrades and irrigation improvement to the Pine Peace basketball court, above. READ FULL STORY ON PAGE 5 RESERVE YOUR AD SPACE FOR 2012!ISSUE NO. 6 IS IN THE WORKS.email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
2 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 Volunteers Needed To Remove Signs JFLI Fundraiser Set for July 27thSt. John Tradewinds ACCs Flea Market Set for October 19th Support Wounded Veterans at TRRs Third Annual Chaotic Kayak Race July 28 CBCC Next Steps Meeting July 29thVIPAs Cruz Bay Lot Closed This Week St. John Tradewinds News Photo Courtesy St. John Chaotic Kayak EDITOR/PUBLISHER email@example.com NEWS EDITOR firstname.lastname@example.org COLUMNISTS & CONTRIBUTORS NEWSLINE www.tradewinds.vi email@example.com ADVERTISING firstname.lastname@example.org CIRCULATION MAILING ADDRE SS SUBSCRIPTIONS THIRD CLASS PERMIT COPYRIGHT 2013 TRADEWINDS PUBLISHING LLCThe Community Newspaper Since 1972 St. John Tradewinds How To Apply Grant Workshop Set
By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 3 thINDEXBusiness Directory ..............18 Church Directory .................16 Crime Stoppers ...................19 Cryptoquip ...........................16 Letters .................................14 Police Log ...........................19 Students Learn About Environment and More at VIERS Camps VIERS manager Randy Fish St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime ElliottOfcials Suspect Arson in VINP Vehicle Damage Continued on Back Page St. John Tradewinds
By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 St. John Cancer Fund Marks One Y earSt. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime Elliott Four of the nine founding members of St. John Cancer Fund (L to R) Bartolucci. crane ROBERT CRANEARCHITECT, A.I.A.P .O. BOX 370 CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN U.S.V.I. 00831(340) 776-6356 www.stjohnweddingplanner.com www.katilady.com 340-693-8500 Wedding Consulting Travel Coordination Accommodations KatiLady since 1997 Open TuesdaySunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tel: 693-5579Beautifying Americas ParadiseHUGE DISCOUNTon volume sales Happy Holidays!
By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds, Allice Krall, community activit Pine Peace Basketball Court Renovations Nearing CompletionContinued on Page 18 FULL VETERINARY SER VICESCanines, Cats & CrittersOur new location is 2.5 miles out of Cruz Bay on Centerline Road (next to Moses Laundromat) BOARDING GROOMING PET SUPPLIES tel: 693-7780 l email: k9 catscritters @yahoo .com JUST PLASTICS is now open on St. John in the Lumber Yard (beside the VI Lottery)We carry a wide range of Pressure Tanks, Pumps & Water Heaters, Fittings & Plumbing supplies 340-774-7867 Just PlasticsOur Specialty is... Your Savings! Monday-Friday 8 am 5 pm Saturday & Sunday 8 am Noon St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime Elliott Playground equipment has been ordered and should be shipped in early August as renovations are just about complete at the Pine Peace basketball court, above.
By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds 6 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 St. John Tradewinds News Photo Cancer Fund is pictured with Mary Bartolucci, a member of the organization. PO BOX 429, ST. JOHN, VI 774-1625 ACROSS FROM LIBRARY U. S. VIRGIN ISLANDS 501 (3) c NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION Twix is a 1 -year-old Red Chihuahua mix. She is shy at up to you very quickly. Twix is fully vaccinated/ spayed and is great on the leash and the shelter to meet this special friend! www.SkinnyLegs.comBe here even when you are thereCoral Bay, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands 340-779-4982 Follow us on facebook New Love City Sticker Helps Support St. John Cancer Fund Friends gathered at in Cruz Bay last week to wish owner JJ a very happy birthday! John business owner enjoyed cake and even blew out a few candles at the party. Happy Birthday JJ!St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Chuck Pishko
By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 7 Continued on Page 18IGBA Seminar Focuses on Green Construction in the Virgin IslandsSt. John Tradewinds News Photos by Bill Stelzer construction seminar last week. Island Solar SAY NO TO WAPA Grid-Tie Systems Battery Stand Alone Systems Solar Hot Water Systems Solar Pool Pumps Off-grid living for 10 years on Lovango Cay. Dan Boyd t: 340-642-0351; 340-626-9685 e: email@example.com SAVE MONEY! pounds of waste kept out of local landlls, and counting... ALSO: Beautiful mahogany table, hand-crafted by local woodworker Matt MuellerOpen Sat. 8 a.m. to noon / Mon. & Thurs. 7:30 a.m. to noon. Located at Git Hill & Centerline, across from the Transfer Station NOAA and IGBAs July 16 FREE Green Construction Training is now FULL! Thank you to everyone who signed up. We look forward to seeing you at the training! Now at the ReSource Depot: 1,300 sq. ft. of standing seam roong with fasteners, only $3 per sq. ft.! firstname.lastname@example.org 340.201.9788 FREE ESTIMATES
St. John Tradewinds 8 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 St. John Tradewinds VINP Recognizes Employees for Length of Service Awards St. John Tradewinds News Photos Honored by VINP for Service. Pictured (L to R) back row: Colleen Caines, Evin Samuel, Williams.Senators Seek Public Input on HOVENSA Agreement at Public Meetings, via Email St. John Tradewinds Technical Malfunction Causes Siren Alert
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 9 CBCC Receives $272,100 in Two USDA Grants To Study Solid Waste and Wastewater Treatment By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Coral Bay Community Council Tricia Reed CBCC environmental project manager Dr. Cool AC, Refrigeration & Appliances is NOW OPEN!visit our new showroom where we oer the most exclusive Dr. high-end kitchen appliance brands on the market, including ... Our showroom is located in Palm Plaza on St. John. Check out our website at www.drcool.com, or call (340) 693-9071. Dr. Cool is the leader in USVI in air conditioning services! GET IN YOUR CUSTOMERS FACE ADVERTISE ON... WhatToDo-VI.com ISLANDTREASUREMAPS@GMAIL.COM FSB0 $649,000 SPECTACULAR VIEW INNSTEAD 8B ENIGHEDA private, single family, masonry home since 1975, currently with a very strong rental program, now available FSBO. Contact Jerald Grimes 978-652-5115; email@example.com and see ID#23936306 at www.forsalebyowner.com BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PRICE REDUCED A portion of one of the grants will be used to test soil near the main Coral Bay dumpsters, at left, to look for contaminants. St. John Tradewinds News Photo File
St. John Tradewinds 10 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 CALLS FOR June 4 on Centerline Road for a head on collision; there were no injuries June 6 at Trunk Bay for a water rescue near Jost Van Dyke for a stranded swimmer a stranded swimmer.St. John Tradewinds News Photos Courtesy of St. John RescueA recent CPR class hosted by St. John Rescue members. Wendy Davis Hosting CPR Awareness Class on Wednesday, August 7St. John Tradewinds 4th Annual 5th Annual4th Annual 5th Annual Monday October 14, 2013 Thanks to these early sponsors!
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 11 A TroupialReader Identies Rare BirdBy Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds Young Virgin Islands sailors, including Mateo Di Blasi second from left, have been representing the territory well this summer at regattas across the globe. The Opti Championships are in Italy this week and wrap up on July St. John Tradewinds News Photo DO YOU OWN A RENTAL VILLA? IF SO, ADVERTISE YOUR VILLA FOR THE 2014 SEASON. EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org TEL 340-642-5365 OWNER'S SPECIAL10% Discount 1/6 PAGE VILLA AD$850.00 Reg. / Special $765.0020% Discount 1/3 PAGE VILLA AD$1,500.00 Reg. / Special $1,200.00OFFER ENDS: JULY 31, 2013 IT'S EASY: owner provides photo and text Sailview Guest SuitesReasonably priced well appointed guest suites with views of Coral Bay Harbor, A/C, Cable TV, DVD, WiFi, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, beach chairs, beach towels and cooler. Each suite has sepa rate entrance, private bath and private terrace. Sailview is only ve minutes to Coral Bay. $775-$945 per suite per week; $125-$145 per suite per night. 340-514-0315; www.sailviewstjohn.com GREAT EXPECTATIONS 4 Master Bedrooms Plus 3 Guest Bedrooms Pool, Hot Tub, Tennis, WiFi Walking Distance to Beaches Spectacular Sunrise/Sunset Views www.GreatExpectationsUSVI.com See Website for Specials. 1-800-553-0109 VILLA RENTALS GIBNEY BEACH VILLASLuxury air-conditioned West Indian cottages with the white sand beach at your doorstep. Located on Hawksnest Bay within the Vir gin Islands National Park. For more information or reservations visit www.gibneybeachvillas.com or call 340-643-2936. Southern SerenityA magnicent luxury 3 bedroom/2 bath resort condo located on the Cruz Bay waterfront with spectacular views. Sleeps 6-8, fully equipped kitchen, heated pool and hot tub, gym, reserved parking, WiFi, plasma TV and more. A short walk from the ferry dock and convenient to grocery, shopping and restaurants. Visit our website at www.stjohnvacationrental.net or email email@example.com ISSUE NO. 6 ST. JOHN MAGAZINE l 111 GIBNEY BEACH VILLASLuxury air-conditioned West Indian cottages with the white sand beach at your doorstep. Located on Hawksnest Bay within the Virgin Islands National Park. For more information or reservations visit www.gibneybeachvillas.com or call 340-643-2936.
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St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 13 Enjoy Caribbean Sunsets and Views of St. Thomas from Samba Azul By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds News Photos Enjoy views of Chocolate Hole and St. Thomas, above. Enjoy meals al fresco by the pool, top right, just off the great room at Samba Azul, bottom right.
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 NEXT DEADLINE: thHomicides: 1 Shootings: 1 Armed Robberies: 1 Rapes: 1 1st Degree Burglaries: 1 Rapes: 1 Letters To St. John TradewindsFor a greener tomorrow, Dan Boyd, Lovango Cay Respectfully Y ours, Khadijah Ashiya Ann Lee Miss St. John Festival Queen 2013 Emmanuel Prince
St. John Tradewinds, ATTENTION:St. John Tradewinds will begin its Summer Publishing Schedule next month.August 12th and 26th / September 9th and 23rd Emmanuel Prince Letters To St. John Tradewinds Thanking you in advance, Emmanuel Prince
16 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 Bahai Community of St. John Bethany Moravian Church Calvary Baptist Church Christian Ministry Christian Science Society The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Cruz Bay Baptist Church Emmaus Moravian Church Jehovahs Witness Missionary Baptist Church Nazareth Lutheran Church 776-6731 Our Lady of Mount Carmel 776-6339 St. John Methodist Church Seventh Day Adventist St. John Pentecostal Church 779-1230 St. Ursulas Episcopal Church Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Word of Faith Church Church DirectoryTwo Virgin Islands athletes will take part in the Borders Camp and learn greatest players. St. John Tradewinds News Photo VI Basketball Standouts Selected for Basketball without Borders CampSt. John Tradewinds
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 17 CFVI Board Elects 2013 Ricardo Charaf Named Chairman EmertiusSt. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds Emanuel EmanuelFeel Good I Ocean Jem, Emanuel Ocean Jem Friendship Feel Good I Ruckus Sea WesselC-Hawk 222 Athew Laban Wins 25th Anniversay Bastille Day Kingsh Tourney with 34.26-pound Catch Mathew Laban, far left, and Best Male prizes.
18 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 AccommodationsCaribbean Villas & Resorts Island Getaways 888-693-7676, Sunset Ridge Villas Suite St. John Villas/Condos A/C & Refrigeration ArchitectureCrane, Robert Architect, AIA BankingFirstbank Scotiabank #1 Mortgage Lender in the VI Green BuildingIsland Green Building Association InsurancePGU Insuracne Theodore Tunick & Company JewelryR&I PATTON goldsmithing LandscapingAlfredos Landscaping Coral Bay Garden Center Real EstateDebbie Hayes, GRI Holiday Homes of St. John Islandia Real Estate RestaurantsFish Trap Restaurant and Seafood Market La Tapa Restaurant Skinny Legs ServicesC4th Custom Embroidery Island Solar Wedding ServicesWeddings by Katilday St. John TradewindsBusiness Directory St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime Elliott renovated and upgraded Pine Peace basketball court.IGBA Seminar Focuses on Green Construction in V.I.Continued from Page 7 Continued from Page 5
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 19 St. John St. Thomas Crime Stoppers United States Virgin IslandsFriday, July 12 Saturday, July 13 Sunday, July 14 Monday, July 15 T uesday, July 16 W ednesday, July 17 Thursday, July 18 Friday, July 19 DOJ Concludes Second Round of Operation Island Sweep for Sex Offender ComplianceSt. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds Poison Control Centers Urge Safe Summer Travel, Share Tips
20 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 St. John Tradewinds ALCHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS AL-ANON MEETINGS T uesday, July 23W ednesday, July 24 Friday, July 26 Saturday, July 27 Sunday, July 28 Monday, July 29 W ednesday, August 7 OUT OF THE ORDINARYACROSS 1 It may begin Here lies 8 Like fables with morals punishment 46 Upholstered footstool short 64 Fall away 66 Feeble around bodies 88 Singer Yoko 89 Leaks slowly 94 Mismatched collection 99 Knife of old infomercials honeydew 114 Beach hills actor, familiarly DOWN 4 Deadlock 6 Tableland 11 Western treaty inits. XIII 14 Prison, informally 16 Pizza herb 18 Rocker Winter 19 Plow pioneer and apprehensive 44 Part of i.e. 49 DEA agent 81 Bohemianism 84 Turndowns 98 Tag anew 111 Markey of Thomas 118 Lyrical verse 119 Bruin Bobby
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 21 For Rent/Space Available SCENIC PROPERTIES 340-693-7777 Cruz Bay Side: EVERYTHING YOU NEED ON EVERY LEVEL GREAT PLACE TO SHOP, DINE AND WORK COME JOIN US WE HAVE SPACES AVAILA BLE RETAIL, OFFICE OR STORAGE 340-776-6455 Commercial/Ofce BUYING? SELLING? RENTING? SEEKING?EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org or CALL 340-776-6496GET RESULTS! For Rent 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. Employment STORAGE: PASTORY SELF STORAGE 340-776-1330 HOME FOR SALE: COMMERCIAL/ RETAIL SPACE LONG TERM RENT ALS Call Ron 715-853-9696 Call Dyana 340-714-6769 Storage ST JOHN PROPERTIES proudly announces their management of Guinea Grove apartments LIVE-TO-WORK STUDIO UNITS NOW AVAILABLE or AndyNick at (340) 771-3737 / Andy at (340) 690-1260 Home For Sale
22 St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 Providing professional rental management and marketing services for St. John s finest vacation villas and condominiums.For reservations For St. John or brochures business call1-800-338-0987 340-776-6152Vi e w o u r v i l la s a t w w w c a r i b b e a n v i l l a c o m Lumberyard Complex P .O. Box 458 St. John USVI 00831 C a r i b b e a nV i l l a s & R e s o r t sM A N A G E M E N T C O Restaurant/Commercial Space for Lease in Tradewinds Building3-STORY CONCRETE BUILDING ON SOUTH SHORE ROAD IN CRUZ BAYRESTAURANT SPACE W/1,000+ sf. outdoor space for patio dining and substantial private parking. Four 800-sf. groundlevel commercial units available to lease. Connected units, tile oors throughout; public water and cisterns. GUEST HOUSE LEASE; eight second-level efciency apartments, and four third-level, 800-sf., two-bedroom apartments. Overlooking Elaine I. Sprauve Library w/sunset views of outer islands and south shore of St. Thomas. Reply to email@example.com 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 I C B r Br V I f r nf t t r Eb V R. O .M DebbieHayes-TW CasaBueno 11.26.2012.indd 1 11/30/12 2:37 PM $1.60M
COMPLETE REAL ESTATE SE R VI C ESST JO HNS OLD EST R EAL ESTATE F I R M SE R VI N G ST. JO HN F O R 53 YEA R S! INFO@HolidayHomesVI.com TOLL FREE: WWW.HOLIDAYHOMESVI.COM CARIBBEAN COTTAGE R ETREAT Relax in this comfort able home surround ed by trees, orchids and birds. Quiet pri vate neighborhood has deeded rights to a beach. You wont get peace like this at a better price. Dont miss this opportunity! VERY MOTIV ATED SELLER! SABA COTTAGE offers an open oor plan & valley views of historic sugar mill. Room to expand this small but well constructed home. Two parcels-keep one and sell the other. JUNGLE S TONE gated estate prop erty in Catherineberg w/ big views of the North Shore & BVIs, custom-designed main house & Pebble Cottage w/ 5 bdrm suites, exquisite great room, chefs kitchen, outdoor dining & sitting areas, pool, hot tub, t ness room, 1100 bottle wine closet, shuffleboard breezeway & more! R OTU NDA A private, gated estate in Upper Peter Bay bordering pristine VI National Park. 5 bdrm/5.5 bth villa w/ lavish outdoor bar, in nity edge pool, sensational views across St. Johns North Shore to the BVIs. Beaches minutes away! C INNAM ON BAY E S TATE 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. P ETER BAY GATEH O USE an ex quisite 2 bedroom villa on large lot in Peter Bay Estates has great views and breezes. Michael Oxman plans avail able for expansion. Incredible Value! VILLA MARBELLA 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! S TONE P O S T C OTTAGE Caribbean charm on a 1.5 ac. lot of lush tropical gardens in Chocolate Hole. 3bdrm/3bth main house, stone guest house, & a small island cottage. Spacious deck wraps around 55x15 lap pool, spa and gazebo. S EA T U RTLE V ILLA is a contemporary Skytop home with amazing water views, 2 master suites, 3 baths, tropical landscaping, pool, & open architecture set amidst secluded privacy. Great va cation villa or island home! PARADISE ON THE ROCKS Tropical living, big views & masonry home-centrally-located on Ajax Peak. Two units: 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and great room upstairs; private entry 1 bedroom apartment downstairs. Rent one, live in the other! S EABISCUIT is a winner! Charming 2x2 Caribbean style masonry villa with panoramic views, very private pool & hot tub. Breezy location convenient to Coral Bay. Walk to shoreline watersports. ENIGH ED GARDENS is a 5x4 ma sonry home in gated .46 ac. garden setting with spectacular views over Pillsbury Sound. Flexible oor plan, ex pansive decks, won derful poten tial as is. LOVE VIEW TOO 2 br/3bth w/ sweeping views to East End & BVI. Concordia home near Salt Pond Bay and US National Park is all-masonry construc tion w/ pool. Villa w/ pod living is ideal for rental or family re treat. COMPLETE THIS DREAM The ground work has been laid for a new owner to step in and complete this house! Com pleted is a masonary 2x1 apartment and a detached 1x1 wood cottage. The Company that gives back to St. John OWN A M ONTH IN A L UXURY H O M E Choose a 3 BR 3.5 BA or a 4 BR 4.5 BA villa in upscale Virgin Grand Estates. These 3,000 sq ft villas feature STT & sunset views, pool, AC & more. Priced from $54,000 $215,000 MLS 13-199 LA VENDER H ILL Luxurious 1 bedroom unit adjacent to pool with 2 decks. Walk to beach and town. Handsomely furnished, immaculately maintained, excellent rental man -agement. $525,000 MLS 12-249$2,495,000 V IDEO MLS 12-334 $7,485,000 V IDEO MLS 12-424 $3,599,000 MLS 11-186 $2,450,000 MLS 10-381 $1,295,000 V IDEO MLS 12-301 $1,150,000 MLS 10-351 $850,000 MLS 12-139$895,000 MLS 11-390 GALLOWS POINT Unit 9Cone bedroom, 1.5 bath loft with private deck/ patio, common beach, pool and spa. Restau rant and concierge services on property. Walk to town! $1,100,000 WATER F RONT MLS 11-187 $249,000 MLS 12-177 $1,950,000 MLS 13-7 V IDEO $745,000 MLS 13-29 PETIT T RES OR (a small treasure) at Cruz Bay Villas is a charming onebdrm condo w/ a romantic view over the pool & across Pillsbury Sound to St. Thomas. Pool with wrap around deck and great sunset views! $349,000 MLS 13-86 $895,000 MLS 13-128 $8,340,000 MLS 12-404 V IDEO SEARCH ENTIRE ST. JOHN MLS, VIEW PROPERTY VIDEOS AND NEWSLETTER/SALES HISTORY AT WWW.HOLIDAYHOMESVI.CO M LOTS O F LAND LIS TINGS!! M OTIV ATED SELLERS!! S O M E SELLER FINANC ING!! CAROLINA from $ 55,000 E MMA US hillside $ 75,000 F I SH BAY from $ 79,995 SAU NDERS GUT hillside & WATERFRONT $ 99,000 HANS EN B AY hillside & WATERFRONT $ 149,000C H O C OLATE HOLE from $ 175,000 G L UCK S BERG from $ 199,000VIRGIN G RAND ESTATE S from $ 206,000 C ALABASH BOOM hillside $ 229,000 L O V ANGO CAY WATERFRONT South shore from $ 250,000CONC ORDIA from $ 295,000UPPER MONTE BAY / RENDEZVO US from $ 799,000 S ABA BAY hillside & WATERFRONT from $ 999,000 PETER B AY/ N ORT HSHORE from $ 1,500,000 WES TIN TIM E SHARES from $ 500/weekONE MONTH FRAC TIONALS from $ 54,000 HH-TW 7.22.2013 A.indd 1 7/17/13 9:22 AM St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 23 Recently solar shingles have much more popular accordingly. On top of that, federal, state and local incentives can bring the cost down considerably more. Photo courtesy Tai Viinikka, Flickr Solar Shingles Dear EarthT alk: Im getting my roof redone and have heard about solar shingles. Are they availableand are they practical for the Northeast? John Denson Glastonbury, CT
St. John Tradewinds, July 22-28, 2013 Students Learn About Environment and More at VIERS Camps St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Jaime Elliott Continued from Page 3