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OBITUARY: James Matthew Rooney, 12

WILMINGTON, MA — James Matthew Rooney, age 12, of Wilmington, died accidentally, on May 27, 2016.

James was the cherished son of Dennis P. and Jacqueline (O’Hara) Rooney, beloved brother of Dennis P. 213 more words


St. Thomas Saved My Life

Okay, maybe the title is a little strong, but it’s kind of true.  Let me explain.

Before March 9, 2013, I had never left the east coast.  1,689 more words

Bluebeard's Castle

U.S. Virgin Islands offers “nice” packages for travel this summer and fall

Source: Caribbean360

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands, Thursday May 19, 2016 – The United States Virgin Islands is offering a free night’s stay along with spending credits for travel to St. 437 more words

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Local History and Geneology Fit into the Big Picture of National History

In April, St. Thomas Public Library was contacted by a Forensic Genealogy Coordinator working for the Canadian National Defense.  They were seeking to identify a recovered WWII soldier who they believed to be Pte. 241 more words

At The Library

Drake's Seat

En esta semana dedicada al Caribe en #losviajesdeGinés, es imposible no pensar en las hermosas Islas Vírgenes norteamericanas. Siempre me pareció raro pensar que son “U.S.V.I.”, o sea, que son territorio norteamericano, porque la verdad es que cuando estás allí, lo menos que parece es que estuvieras en Estados Unidos.   387 more words

A Trip to the Past

This past week I had my first break from work since December, and I took the opportunity to visit my grandparents in St. Thomas, Ontario. They always enjoy having me visit; and they are both lovely people who are full of stories and wisdom so I always enjoy visiting them too! 1,284 more words