The civil war in Syria has claimed more than 100,000 lives, but because of the region, we as humans are also losing part of our identity. Syrians built some of the first cities, they first discovered how to domesticate animals and grow grain. The stories archaeologists were learning in Syria date back more than 5,000 years.
A devastating fire claims the lives of a family dog and cat early this morning as fire fighters were called to 9 Pinehurst Pl in St. Thomas. All family members did make it out and were taken to Hospital. As of yet there is no cause of the fire or damage estimates.