ST. THOMAS — St. Thomas residents flocked to Brewers Bay beach Sunday for the 35th annual Texas Society of the Virgin Islands Chili Cook-off.

“It’s so much fun,” said Heidi Erwig, owner of Heidi’s Honeymoon Grill on Water Island. “It’s the one day a year I close.”

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