St. John tradewinds

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St. John tradewinds
Alternate title:
Saint John tradewinds
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St. John tradewinds newspaper
Place of Publication:
St. John V.I
[Tradewinds Newspaper Inc.]
Tradewinds Newspaper Inc.
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Monthly[ FORMER <1979-1987 (Jan).>]
Bimonthly[ FORMER 1987 (Feb)-1997]
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v. : ill. ; 35 cm.


Subjects / Keywords:
Newspapers -- Saint John (V.I.) ( lcsh )
newspaper ( marcgt )
newspaper ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage:
United States Virgin Islands -- Saint John


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Description based on: vol. 3, no. 5, May 1979; title from caption.
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Numbering varies.
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Successor to The St. John Drum.

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University of Florida
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VIPD Commissoner Novelle Francis Gets Earful from St. John ResidentsPage 5Football Star Peyton Manning Takes Relaxing St. John VacationPage 11 March 1-7, 2010 Copyright 2010 New St. John Planner Stuart Smith HiredPage 2 Thomas Chorney Breaks 8 Tuff Miles RecordThe 14th Annual 8 Tuff Miles Road Race brought together more than 1,000 participants ,000 runners and many helping hands — to St. John on Saturday morning, February 27. Overall winner Thomas Chorney beat Jeremy Zuber’s record by more than three minutes. Additional photos and race results will be published in next week’s edition. Congratulations to all the runners and walkers in this year’s 8 Tuff Miles Road Race! 1st Overall Winner and First Male Finisher Thomas Chorney Time: 46:26 St. John Historical Society Unveils New Publication “St. John: Life in Five Quarters”Page 7 First Female Finisher Ruth Ann Davis Time: 58:03St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Tropical FocusFirst Youth Finisher Evan Jones Time: 1:06:31


By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds Governor John deJongh last week “I always wanted to do more 2 St. John Tradewinds, Committee of Whole Taking Testimony on Rezoning Requests March 4GERS To Meet with Residents Mar. 3 Stuart Smith Retroactive Wage Commission Hosting Public Forum on St. John March 2Continued on Page 16 Annual Plant Sale Set for March 6Meet Stuart Smith: Love City’s Principal Planner EDITOR/PUBLISHER NEWS EDITOR Jaime Elliott WRITERS ADVERTISING CIRCULATION COLUMNISTS/ CONTRIBUTORS SUBSCRIPTIONS THIRD CLASS PERMIT NEWSLINE MAILING ADDRE SS COPYRIGHT 2009 TRADEWINDS PUBLISHING LLCThe Community Newspaper Since 1972 “Touched” Film Screening March 2“For right now there are some contested projects in appeals so I’m trying to get my hands around those and get a feel for the area.” – Stuart Smith, DPNR’s St. John Principal Planner


By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds half months with me working on took me two months to make my dents were also treated to several lenge with trying to get everyone St. John Tradewinds, Thursday, March 4th INDEXBusiness Directory .............20 Church Schedules ..............20 Community Calendar .........18 Crossword Puzzle ...............18 Ferry Schedules .................20 Letters ...........................14-15 Police Log ...........................17 Real Estate ....................21-23OPEN MOUTH AND ST ORY JUMP OUT: 19th Annual St. John Folk Life Festival St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Jaime ElliottAbove, Olabayo Olaniyi gets the laid-back island crowd energized. At right top, Mario Benjamin keeps the age old skill of net weaving alive. At right bottom, Delroy “Ital” Anthony’s hand-crafted mocko jumbies are whimsical and beautiful.


By Frank Langley Special St. John Tradewinds raison d’etre St. John Tradewinds, St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Frank Langley and Susan MannScenes from the St. John Arts Festival included singing, at left, dancing, above, and local crafts people’s wares, at right. Continued on Page 16 ARE YOU P A YING TOO MUCH FOR YOUR COMP ANY’S GROUP HE ALTH INSUR ANCE?WE CAN HELP!IT’S TIME TO CALLVI Employee Benefit Consultants, Inc. 4003 Weymouth Rhymer Highway, Ste. 2 Charlotte Amalie, VI 00802-2213 (340) 775-9393 / Fax (340) 775-6509 A R E Y O U P A Y I N G T O O M U C H F O R Y O U R C O M P A N Y ’ S G R O U P H E A L T H C O V E R A GE ?WE C A N H E L P !IT ’ S T IM E T O C A L L V I E m p l o ye e B e n e t C o n s u l t a n t s, I n c . 4 0 0 3 W e ym o u t h R h ym e r H i g h w a y , S t e . 2 C h a r l o t t e A m a l i e , V I 0 0 8 0 2 – 2 2 1 3 ( 3 4 0 ) 7 7 5 – 9 3 9 3 / F a x ( 3 4 0 ) 7 7 5 – 6 5 0 9w l e w i s@ i s l a n d s. vi w w w . vi e b cse r ve . co m A Great 10th Annual St. John Arts Festival


St. John Tradewinds, By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds “I heard over and over again the The day is no easy task for the VIPD Commissioner Francis Gets Earful from St. John Residents Bay last week. The new lighting is part of the area’s overall renovation, which included the recent installation of a new playground. The Department of Housing, Parks and Recreation, which leases the lighting and will install new fencing. The St. John Community Foundation, along with several community volunteers, will drain and and hyrdoseed the entire area. The Lighting Installed at V.I. National Park Ball Field


St. John Tradewinds, Fish Bay Road Repairs To Stem Storm Water Runoff Are Ahead of ScheduleBy Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds tions within the two-mile water The Stone Masonry crew hard at work paving a section of road in the Fish Bay watershed area. ATTENTION ST. JOHN HOMEOWNERSHIRING PROFESSIONALS TO MAINT AIN YOUR HOME ISNOT AN EXTRAVAGANCEI T ISSMART BUSINESS SENSE CONTACT THE PROFESSIONALS AT Cimmaron Property ManagementS t. John’s Premier Property M anagement Company Providing:COMPREHENSIVE MAINTENANCE FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT GUEST SERVICES (340) 715-2666 / / P.O. Box 37, St. John, VI 00831 / Lumberyard Complex – Cruz Bay Continued on Page 16 St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Jaime ElliottFish Bay Owners Association president Terry Pishko and grant project manager Greg Miller regularly check on the road work in the watershed.


By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John: Life in Five Quarters Life in Five Quarters Life in Five Quarters St. John Tradewinds, SJHS Wows with New Publication St. John: Life in Five Quarters Continued on Page 17


St. John Tradewinds, WR-FitnessClub TW 6.09.indd 1 6/10/09 12:42:29 PM Banzahf Gallery Opening March 5By Andrea Milam St. John Tradewinds Editor’s Note: Due to an error in last week’s edition, this article is reprinted in full with corrected information. St. John Tradewinds sincerely and regrets the error.Mike Ryan Takes Helm as New Westin GM Mike Ryan Julius E. Sprauve School Gala April. 10 Knight’s Historic St. John Photos To Be Featured at Next SJHS Meeting


By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds and they were interested in showthe end of the show they reveal Hayes had a whirlwind of a the time they left I had an offer to home into the rental market and St. John Tradewinds, Deliveries from St. Thomas Available WATER DELIVERY 24/7 crane ROBERT CRANEARCHITECT, A.I.A.P .O. BOX 370 CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN U.S.V.I. 00831(340) 776-6356 wine tasting on Thursday evening, Febru ary 25. Guests gathered inside the store on joyed the food of Brook Dill while sampling the robust wines of Turley Wine Cellars. Led by Prestige Wine Group’s managing director Byron Gregory, the group tasted six different full bodied vintages from the California winery accompained by a pate de foie gras, a variety of cheeses, pros cuitto wrapped risotto and petite pancetta pizzas. Turley Wine TastingSt. John Featured Again on HGTV


St. John Tradewinds, St. John Tradewinds Stinger took Top Gun Medina took Southbound Atlantic Raider St. John Tradewinds News Photos Courtesy of SJYC Top Gun, above right, took second place in the Spinnaker class, followed by Madina, below far left. Stinger spinnaker class was won by , below at left.Stinger T akes First in Duke’s T rophy Race On Deck Stinger Southbound Atlantic Raider Madina


By Jaime Elliott St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds, Football Star Peyton Manning Recoups from Superbowl Loss on St. John News Photo Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Mannning needed some rest and relaxion. Princess/Prince Contestants Sought Festival Organization Seeking Miss St. John Contestants for 2010Taxpayer Assistance Available on St. John Every Saturday Until April 10 Please join us in opening a world of opportunities for the students of Git Hill Schoolat the 24th Annual Gala Dinner AuctionSaturday, March 13th, 2010 Westin St. John Resort BallroomCocktails and Silent Auction 5:30 pm Dinner and Live Auction 7:00 pm Island Elegant Attire Tickets $125 per person or $1000 for a table of ten. Tickets are available at Git Hill School. For more information or to make an auction donation, call Beth Jones or Molly Murrill at 776-1730. To preview and bid on auction items, go to Our courtesy midday cruise from Red Hook will transport you to the pristine Caneel Bay resort. Enjoy complimentary Champagne, Mimosas or Bloody Marys. Indulge in a sumptuous buffet and soak in the landscape while tapping your toes to live music. What better way to while away your Sunday?For details and reservations please contact the Concierge Desk at 340-715-6619Join us for Sunday Brunch 011310 cb trdwnds b&w.indd 1 1/19/10 9:18:32 AM


By Nils Erickson St. John Tradewinds mal amendments to the “deed of has worked in good faith with the Alinghi the Forbes Alinghi lison and Oracle Oracle Alinghi Alinghi 5 The wing was the single larg12 St. John Tradewinds, America’s Cup — The Purest Race in Decades St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Meredith Pridgen Oracle soars in the breeze on its way to capturing the America’s Cup Trophy, and reclaiming it for the United States. Continued on Back Cover


St. John Tradewinds, Open TuesdaySunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tel: 693-5579Beautifying America’s Paradise Experienced . Personalized . Professional . ProvenSeaview Vacation Homes, Inc. Short Term-Full Service Since 1985 VACATION VILLA MANAGEMENT24 years of on island rental servicee: w: t: 340-776-6805; toll-free 1-888-625-2963 St. John Tradewinds News Photos by Tom Oat Roads during construction of the Cruz Bay roundabout. Despite the building’s close proximity to neighboring structures, no problems were encountered during the Texaco’s removal. The building should be completely gone by this week. In its place will be a dedicated turn lane for motorists traveling from Centerline Road to South Shore Road, along with a grassy knoll.Final Phases of Construction Moving Ahead at Roundabout Workers lay the formwork for the center of the Cruz Bay roundabout, which will historic buildings in the territory. The roundabout’s center will be easily mountable for trucks which are too large to stay within the circle. The Department of Public Works estimates the project will be completed this month.


St. John Tradewinds, Keeping Track of Crime2009 Homicides: 1 Shootings: 0 Stabbings: 0 Armed Robberies: 5 Arsons: 0 1st Degree Burglaries: 6 2nd Degree Burglaries: 17 3rd Degree Burglaries: 70 Grand Larcenies: 67 Rapes: 12010 TO-DATEHomicides: 0 Shootings: 0 Stabbings: 0 Armed Robberies: 0 Arsons: 0 1st Degree Burglaries: 0 2nd Degree Burglaries: 3 3rd Degree Burglaries: 7 Grand Larcenies: 11 Rapes: 0 Where Is the Bus?Dear Senate President Louis P. Hill, this sad state of affairs for granted? Sincerely, Susan MannMaking Capitalism Work Greg Miller they? Verdict: — Submitted by Z. HruzaNew Credit Card Scheme


Embracing Coral Bay by John Newsome St. John Tradewinds News Photo courtesy of Nina FelshinPussy Willow (left) with Tiger Lily. St. John Tradewinds, Regards, L ynne Pilott BramerelConcerned for Children’s Safety to Coral Bay Tiger Lily and Pussy Willow Take Manhattan mnage a catre Nina Felshin New Y ork, NY ISLAND NOTESfrom the publisher — MN


ward we’re going to try to make with the island and I have had a St. John Tradewinds, Continued from Page 4A Great 10th Annual St. John Arts FestivalContinued from Page 2Meet Stuart Smith: Love City’s Principal Planner Continued from Page 6Fish Bay Road Repairs Are Ahead of Schedule Alcholics Anonymous Meetings Narcotics Anonymous Meetings Al-Anon Meetings Alateen Meetings seeing the marine monitoring and thing within the week or two from St. John Tradewinds News Photo by Jaime ElliottMiller and Pishko take a look at Stone Masonry’s handiwork paving a section of road in the Fish Bay watershed.


St. John Tradewinds, Monday, February 22 T uesday, February 23 W ednesday, February 24 Thursday, February 25 Friday, February 26 EM E RG E NCY NUMB E RS:Land Line: 911 Cellular: 340-776-9110 Police Dept: 340-693-8880 Fire Station: 340-776-6333history of the island resonated on a Life in Five Quarters so engaging “Getting a lot of the images Life in Five Quarters. and disseminate the information so Looking over their year’s worth and I think there really is someNew SJHS Publication St. John: Life in Five QuartersContinued from Page 7 St. John Tradewinds News Photos Courtesy of SJHS photographs of St. John. Nancy Gibney and Sarah Lee at Denis Bay.


St. John Tradewinds, STOCKING CAPSACROSS 1 One of four card suits 7 Sand, essentially 13 Determined to succeed at all costs 20 Kansas City suburb 21 Many, many 22 Most pitch-black 23 Involve 24 Out-of- — (many a tourist) 25 Lipton drink 26 Start of a riddle 30 Overlook 31 “Around the World in 80 Days” traveler Phileas — 34 Riddle, part 2 44 Wandered 45 Spanish for “good” 46 Likable prez? 47 Keg device 48 Lacking depth and 50 In the least 53 Taboo thing 54 Riddle, part 3 61 “C’— la vie!” 62 Genetic cell material 63 Parts of hearts 66 Riddle, part 4 72 Eroded 74 Brief 75 TV’s Longoria 76 It comes before the “carte” a PC image 81 Riddle, part 5 86 Abbr. after a quote 87 Bungle engine 102 Italian volcano 103 Early TV host Jack 104 Singer Corinne Bailey — 105 Riddle’s answer 120 Of Tehran speaker Tip 122 Suppose 123 Quandary 124 Defeated 125 Say OK DOWN 1 Rubbed out 2 Phnom — (capital of Cambodia) 3 Chip in 4 College head 5 Were 6 Alehouse 7 RSVP facilitator 8 “Leave — Beaver” 10 Up to speed, musically 11 Revise as a team 12 From the top 13 Half of MVI 14 One way to put out an album 15 Painter Georgia 16 Frees from 17 Baseball’s Tigers, on scoreboards 27 Ancient Dead Sea kingdom 28 Gen. Lee’s org. 32 “Scram!” 33 Mom’s mom 34 Treasure- — (gold mine) 35 Chaplin’s fourth wife and others 36 Past an ailment’s peak, e.g. 38 Tallow source 40 “Movin’ —” (“The Jeffersons” theme song) 41 Up to, in ads 42 Norman loc. 43 Blemishes 50 — Spumante (Italian wine) 51 In tatters 52 Not worth — 53 — bene 55 Preach, e.g. 56 Essen conjunction 57 Animal pouches 58 Our planet 60 Taj — 64 “Wait —!” 67 Work for 68 Units of resistance 70 Hence 71 Neighbor of Penna. 72 Gentle as — 73 Place for taste buds 77 Bedsheets and such 78 Of — (somewhat) 80 Captain Hook’s pal 82 “— little harder” 83 Thyme, e.g. 84 Devil’s doing 85 Weaver’s device 88 Tax gp. from a lobe 100 Nicole Kidman’s “Moulin Rouge” role 101 Huge desert 106 “Rio Lobo” actor jack 107 Mimicking bird 108 Dart along 110 See 112-Down 111 Little jerks 112 With 110-Down, become established 113 Princes’ school 114 Landlord’s check 115 Kid- — (TV for tykes) 116 Jackie’s “O” 117 Guy’s mate PREMIER Crossword Presently to Saturday, April 10 T uesday, March 2 T uesday, March 2 W ednesday, March 3 Thursday, March 4 Saturday, March 6 T uesday, March 9 Saturday, March 13 March 17-21 Saturday, March 20 Saturday, April 10 St. John Tradewinds St. John Tradewinds SUBCRIPTIONSCall 340-776-6494 We Accept VISA or MC


St. John Tradewinds, Commerical Storage: Secured Lockers EVERYTHING YOU NEED ON EVERY LEVEL GREAT PLACE TO SHOP, DINE AND WORK COME JOIN US WE HAVE SPACES AVAILABLE RETAIL, OFFICE AND STORAGE 340-776-6455 RELIABLE MOBILE AUTO REPAIR: Professional Call 227-9574 The Lumberyard Down Town Cruz Bay Where St. John Does BusinessCommercial Space AvailableFor Space Call Nick 771-3737 Legal Notice Glass/Screens COMPLETE GLASSES$79 Single Vision $109 BifocalsDr. Craig Friedenberg779-2020 PLENTY OF PARKING GOOD TRAFFIC FLOW Get a Tan and a Paycheck! NEXT DEADLINE IS THURSDAY, MAR. 4TH Services new center with market, bank, spa & more ofce/retail space available 1036 sq. ft. reasonable rates / exible terms excellent location next to Westin call Emily for info. #776-6666 1036 sq. ft./ 726 sq. ft. GLASS MIRRORS GLASS SHOWERS SCREENS TABLE TOPSAcross from Inspection Lane, Sub Base, STT, 777-9269 An EDC Qualied SupplierLICENSED GENERAL CONTRACTOR AND P AINTING Commerical Employment Employment SCENIC PROPERTIES 340-693-7777 Cruz Bay: Coral Bay: For Rent Westin Villas For Sale Autos 06 JEEP WRANGLER FOR SALE Mitzubishi Fuzo $1800.00 or OBO. Ned 643-0706 motor and dingy have seen only two to three months Timeshare For Sale Boating HOUSE FOR RENT: THE MEMBERS OF THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE OF THE UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS will meet in Committee of the LEGISLATURE OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS St. John Legislative Conference Room No. 109 Contant & Enighed Cruz Bay, St. John Thursday, March 4, 2010 6:00 p.m. Noel Boynes, Sr Bay Isles Associates, LLC For Sale


St. John Tradewinds, AccommodationsCaribbean Villas & Resorts Island Getaways Suite St. John Villas/Condos VIVA Vacations Air-ConditioningDr. Cool ArchitectureCrane, Robert Architect, AIA Art/GalleriesMaho Bay Art Center Offering Art ClasssesBankingScotiabank #1 Mortgage Lender in the VI Beauty/SpaBeauty Lounge Salon & Spa W estin Resorts & Villas Building ProductsSt. John Hardware GalleriesMaho Bay Art Center HealthSt. John Eye Care 779-2020 InsuranceTheodore T unick & Company JewelryR&I PATTON goldsmithing Landscaping Coral Bay Garden Center PROPERTYKING Property ManagerCimmaron Property Management Seaview Vacation Homes, Inc. Real EstateAmerican Paradise Real Estate Cruz Bay Realty Debbie Hayes, GRI Islandia Real Estate John McCann & Associates RE/MAX Island Paradise Realty Restaurants Fish Trap Restaurant La Tapa Skinny Legs RetailSugar Birds ServicesC4th Custom Embroidery St. John TradewindsBusiness Directory St. John Tradewinds — Call 776-6496 3 Sail Church Bethany Moravian Church Calvary Baptist Church Christian Ministry Inter-Denominational Christian Science Society Cruz Bay Baptist Church Emmaus Moravian Church Missionary Baptist Church Nazareth Lutheran Church St. John Methodist Church Seventh Day Adventist St. John Pentecostal Church Unitarian Universalist Fellowship St. John Church Schedule & Directory Subscription Form Ferry Schedules Every hour on the hour from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Every hour on the hour from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. 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


St. John Tradewinds, 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 . EXCLUSIVE REAL ESTATE SERVICE IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDSOfce: 340 714 5808 Cell: 340 642 DH@DH. ISLA VISTAExceptional 5 bedrm, 4.5 bath Gated Villa atop Caneel Hill. Seller is Licensed Real Estate Broker.VILLALLUREImpressive 5 bedrm, 7 bath European Style Villa in Coral Bay Contact DEBBIE HAYES, GRI, Your Licensed U.S. Virgin Islands Real Estate Broker DebbieHayes-TW 12.21.09.indd 1 12/14/09 10:21:42 PM Tradewinds Subcriptions PARADISE ON THE ROCKS – Solidly built, mid island location with mountain valley and sea views. 2 units, upper is 2x2, lower level spacious 1 bedroom apartment. .......... 1.495m WHALE WATCH – Pristine water views from pristine East End. Custom ma sonry home with many comfortable outdoor living areas. Upper level is 1x2, lower has separate apartment. Meticulously main tained. ................................................ 1.375mSPYGLASS – Popular short term rental on hillside overlooking Coral Harbor with expansive north views. 2 x 2 with concrete pool .................................................... 1.195m CASA FIESTA – Location! Location! Location! Views near and far, three bedrooms, three baths. Huge upside potential $850,000– Fine Properties for Sale in the Coral Bay Area –


We ’ re Sold on St. John! .cruzba yrealty .com Gretchen Labrenz Margie Labrenz Susanne Kir kT amm y P olloc kF ounded in 1985 CBR HOME LISTINGSCHRISTY ANN – New rental villa in upscale neighbor hood. Masonry construction with low maintenance fea tures. three bedroom/two baths, large covered veranda, spa, 20’ vaulted ceiling in greatroom, ample room for ex pansion. $1,595,000. LUMINARIA – Luxurious ridge-top villa with incredible views of North shore and down island. Large pool with waterfall, 3 bedroom/ bath suites, 4 car garage, gated entry, beautiful furnishings and landscaping, vacation rental history. $2,495,000. PERELANDRA – Excellent 2 bd/2 bath rental villa high above Cruz Bay. Stunning water views, privacy, lovely pool set in lush gardens. A good buy at $1,050,000. CHOCOLATE HOLE –Masonry 2 bd/2 bath home w/ carport/workshop, on an absolutely gorgeous 0.86 acre lot with panoramic views. End of the road privacy. $975,00. CALYPSO del SOL – Very successful rental villa w/ excellent views of Chocolate Hole Bay & St. James islands. Newer masonry home with 3 bdrms / 3 baths, large screened porch, A/C, beautiful pool & hot tub. $1,950,000. NAUTILUS – Dramatic WATERFRONT setting on Ma ria Bluff. 3 bd/2 bath masonry villa w/large wraparound veranda, spa, sunrise to sunset views, 1.25 acre, tile roof, circular drive. $1,495,000. SEASCAPE – Fantastic location on Bovovoap Pt! Spacious 2 bd main house w/lap pool, plus a separate caretaker’s cottage. Panoramic sunset views, privacy. $1,495,000. AURORA – Luxurious 4 bd/4bath masonry villa on Contant Pt. Enjoy 180' views from Great Cruz Bay to St. Thomas, great privacy, pool, multiple outdoor areas, excellent vacation rental history. $1,995,000. VILLA ROMANCE – Brand new, lux 4 bd pool villa, features exquisite design, craftsmanship, tile roof, coral ooring, columns, fountains & sunsets over Chocolate Hole Bay. $2,999,000. WATERFRONT WITH DOCK – Concrete 3 bd/2 bath home, on large, at 1 lot, with direct access the bay at your door step. Now only $1,250,000. CHEZ SHELL – Charming 3 bd / 3 bath, w/gorgeous sunset views, & prime Great Cruz Bay location. This beautifully decorated, & maintained rental villa has mar ble oors, A/C, custom cabinetry, inviting spa & excellent oor plan. $1,295,000. TESSERACT – Popular 3 bdrm / 3 bath rental home w/ fantastic lap pool & panoramic views from Hart Bay to St. Thomas. Comfortable layout, large rooms, multiple decks, privacy & extensive landscaping. $1,200,000. STONE HOUSE – Unique native stone 3 bd/3 bath villa w/covered rotunda, freeform pool, and spectacular Coral Bay views. $1,800,000. With adjacent parcel $2,100,000. PLUMB GUT – 1 bd/1 bath home w/adjacent 1X1 cottage. Lush setting on eastern side of Bordeaux. $574,000. BOATMAN POINT – Masonry 4 bd. home on spectacular 1 ac. waterfront site with amazing views & outstanding neighborhood. $2,795,000. WINDSONG – Stately Boatman Pt. villa, w/separate cottage, situated on a 1ac parcel w/panoramic views. 6 bdrms., 7 baths, huge pool, fully furnished. $3,495,000 BORDEAUX MT. – Family home w/3 bd./2 baths, large porch, water view, ac. lot w/large trees. $575,000. GOLDEN DRAGON – Beautiful stone villa w/exceptional craftsmanship. 4 bds./4 baths, innity pool, multi patios & decks, lush gardens, Pt. Rendezvous location. $2,195,000.CBR CONDO LISTINGSBETHANY CONDO – Spacious, free-standing 2 bd/2 bath unit w/ amazing views, new common pool. $495,000. GALLOWS POINT CONDO – Waterfront, 1/bd/1 bath condo in resort setting. Pool, restaurant, swimmable beach, hotel amenities. $695K. SELENE’S – Ideal in town location, w/parking, for living/ rental or business. Terric views. Reduced to $399K!CBR LAND LISTINGSCANEEL HILL – Gorgeous panoramic views. Improved property w/driveway & foundation slabs in place for 4 bed room villa. Paved roads, underground utilities. $580K. DITLEFF POINT – Extraordinary sites on magnicent peninsula w/sandy beach, gated entry, beautiful landscap ing, and incredible views. Prices start at $895,000. KLEIN BAY – Small upscale neighborhood, gorgeous views, commonly owned beach. $799K & $995K . WATERFRONT ON MONTE BAY – Spectacular 13.44 ac. site, ideal for private estate or subdivision. $3,400,000. CRUZ BAY TOWN – Walk to Frank Bay, R-4 zoning. $249K. CHOCOLATE HOLE – Water views, ac. $299K & $379K. GLUCKSBERG – Gentle grade, ac., lg. trees. $130 K. POINT RENDEZVOUS – Outstanding views. $375K & $415K. LEINSTER BAY – 2 lots on Johnny Horn Trail. $225K & $329K. ZOOTENVAAL – Hurricane Hole views, paved road. $400K. GREAT CRUZ BAY – 1.05 acre site w/fantastic har bor views & architectural plans. Walk to dingy landing. $895,000. FLANAGAN’S PASSAGE – 2 beautiful sites. $299K–$350K. ESTATE FISH BAY – Many parcels to choose from, start ing at $150K. Call US for a complete list. ESTATE CAROLINA/EMMAUS – Time to buy. Affordable lots, with water views, $88k and up.CBR BUSINESS LISTINGSFABRIC MILL – Very successful clothing business, es tablished in 1982, in Mongoose Junction. Price includes inventory & equipment, owner will train: $150,000. A BEST BUY! – Well built, poured concrete cottage with lovely covered wraparound porch in Estate Carolina. Tile oors, louvered windows w/complete hurricane shutters, at lot for gardening & concrete slab in place for future garage & expansion. Only $349,000. CONTRACTED CONTRACTED


CONDOS . HOMES . LAND . FRACTIONALS . COMMERCIALView all St. John MLS properties at our website at Voted “BEST REAL ESTATE AGENCY ON ST. JOHN” 2008 TOLL FREE:WWW.HOLIDAYHOMESVI.COM WATERFRONT “PRESIDIO DEL MAR” on Peter Bay Point, has private path to pristine beach. Spectacular new, gated estate on 1.63 acres with exceptional privacy, surrounded by 645’ shoreline and National Park waters. CATHERINEBERG’S “CINNAMON RIDGE” 5 bedroom villa on 1+ private acre, bordered by National Park, features stunning north shore views, pool w/ waterfall, spa, easy access to Cinnamon Bay beach. “CONTENTMENT” Fabulous custom 8,000 sq. ft. villa close to Cruz Bay, 6 bdrms, 6.5 baths, designer detail and furnishings throughout!!!. Spectacular views of Pillsbury Sound & St. Thomas. BEACHFRONT “HARBOUR VIEW” has upscale amenities/ luxury lifestyle/ elegant dcor. Private 1 ac. estate is beautifully landscaped, and affords direct beach access, views of Great Cruz Bay harbor. Boating and swimming at your doorstep! Walk to Westin. WATERFRONT ON DEVERS BAY! “CHOCOLATE BLISS” (5x5) Private, extremely quiet masonry/ stone home has all the amenities one would desire on over an acre of gently sloped land. “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. 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.“The Company that gives back to St. John” “ CONCH VILLAS” : Why pay rent? Opportunity to own a 2br, 1ba &/or a 1br, 1ba condo close to Cruz Bay! Purchase one for yourself and stop throwing money away on rent or purchase both for additional income. $225,000 & $240,000 $4,900,000 DVD WATERFRONT ”LA DOLCE VITA” is an exceptionally charming 3 bedroom property on the water’s edge with the possibility of boat mooring. 376 ft. pristine shoreline. Panoramic. 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