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WTJX NEWSFEED: May 1, 2024

Pictured: Finance Commissioner Kevin McCurdy
Photo Credit: Legislature of the Virgin Islands
Pictured: Finance Commissioner Kevin McCurdy

On today's WTJX Radio NewsFeed, The Department of Finance is cautioning residents of an anomaly when opening their tax return checks. Virgin Islanders attend this year’s Carnival Food Fair. Police Commissioner Ray Martinez speaks about the department’s push to enforce the loitering statute. Port Authority Executive Director Carlton Dowe discusses the impact of the P3 Partners redeveloping the territories airport terminals. Listen to these stories and more.

Marcellina Ventura-Douglas is the Radio News Reporter for WTJX-FM, 93.1. Born and raised on St. Croix, Ventura-Douglas graduated from the University of the Virgin Islands, where she received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. While at UVI, she worked in the office of Senator Shawn-Michael Malone before beginning her career in radio. Ventura-Douglas fell in love with radio growing up, when she and her father would spend every morning and afternoon listening to local radio news legend, Alvin G. After leaving Senator Malone's office, she became the program director of Vivid Streaming. She then joined WTJX-TV, Channel 12 as a producer. Soon after, she was tapped to switch to WTJX-FM to present an evening news. She is passionate about bringing radio news to the Virgin Islands community through the WTJX NewsFeed, airing every weekday at 5:00pm on 93.1 FM and available online, on demand.<br/>Email: mvdouglas@wtjx.org<br/>Phone: (340) 474-1682
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