Southland Gaming has donated $10,000 to the Salvation Army on St. Thomas, and has pledged to match additional donations up to $10,000 after a rash of break-ins left food pantry shelves bare.

Maj. Steven Pearl Sr. said Monday that the church resumed its feeding program, which was suspended Thursday after the Market Square facility was burglarized six times in the last two weeks.

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