St. Croix Turns Out in Big Numbers to Watch DC United and Bermuda Football Team Play in St. Croix Soccer Stadium

Ernice Gilbert | November 16, 2019

ST. CROIX -- The soccer stadium recently built in Estate Bethlehem on St. Croix is being put to grea...

Jury Finds Ex-Hospital Executives Guilty of Multiple Counts of Racketeering, Embezzlement and Conspiracy in a Superior Court Retria

Robert Moore | November 15, 2019

ST. THOMAS — A decade after their misdeeds were uncovered, but unpunished, three former Schneider ...

Steel Pulse, Chronixx, Morgan Heritage, and Third World Remember Vaughn Benjamin Of Midnite / Akae Beka; VI Community Holds Vigil as Fans Gather Across…

The sudden death of influential roots reggae visionary, Vaughn Benjamin, of Midnite Band and Akae Beka on November 4th stunned the Virgin Islands and ...

64-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle

ST. THOMAS -- A man was struck by a vehicle and succumbed to injuries he sustained during impact, the V.I.P.D. has announced. According to police, on...

St. Thomas Named Best Cruise Destination in Caribbean

St. Thomas has been named the number one cruise destination in the Caribbean, the Dept. of Tourism has announced. The "Best Caribbean Cruise Destinat...

Welcome to the New and Improved Virgin Islands Consortium. A Lot Has Changed Since the Last Time You Were Here.

We are proud to announce to our dedicated readers that today begins an exciting, new chapter for the VI Consortium.  As you can see, the redesigned ...

Come Out. Hang Out. Have Fun at The Meat Up, One of St. Thomas's Latest Hot-Spot for Good Food with Friends and Family

ST. THOMAS -- When a couple of Virgin Islands’ millennials with business minds and abiding love for all things culinary put their heads together, th...

Bryan Finally Completes Cabinet As Last 7 Designees Take Oath of Office

Nine months after taking the oath of office to lead the U.S. Virgin Islands, Governor Albert Bryan at Government House on Monday watched as his final ...

Community Center

One Beach on St. Croix, Three in St. Thomas and One on St. John Not Safe This Weekend

Staff Consortium | November 16, 2019

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (...

WAPA Says it's Looking into Cause of Yet Another Power Outage in St. Thomas-St. John District

Staff Consortium | November 16, 2019

WAPA said on Friday that plant personnel were work...

Vaughn Benjamin to be Buried in Antigua on November 25

Shenneth Canegata | November 15, 2019

Vaughn Andre Benjamin of Midnite Band and Akae Bek...

Experience the USVI

St. Thomas Named Best Cruise Destination in Caribbean

Staff Consortium | November 14, 2019

St. Thomas has been named the number one cruise destination in the Caribbean, the Dept. of Tourism h...

Air Travel for Winter Season Appears to be Back to Pre-Storm Levels, Tourism Officials Say

Robert | October 19, 2019

Airline travel to the Virgin Islands has exceeded ...

Department of Tourism Seeking Hospitality Greeters

Staff VIC | October 19, 2019

The Department of Tourism is seeking hospitality h...

USVI Ports HUB

Urman Fredericks Marine Terminal Closed until Saturday, Nov. 16

Staff Consortium | November 15, 2019

The second floor of the Urman Fredericks Marine Terminal’s parking garage will be closed on Novemb...

Gallows Bay Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Set For Friday, November 15

VI Admin | October 20, 2019

The Virgin Islands Port Authority has completed th...

Larger Cruise Ships On St. Croix? Port Authority Approves Study To Determine Possibility

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

Virgin Islands Port Authority Board of Governors i...

Port Authority Set To Rebuild Network Of Video Cameras At Red Hook Marine Terminals…

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

ST. THOMAS -- The watchful eye of Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) security will soon be on you ...

VI Port Authority's Monthly Newsletter

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

See The Vi Port Authority's Oct. 2019 Newsletter.

Port Authority Announces Manager For Territory's Airports

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

St. Thomas -- Jerome Sheridan Officially Joined The…

Business

Viya CEO Talks First Year on the Job, Changes for Growth, and 100 Percent Restoration

Robert Moore | November 17, 2019

After Two Years, Viya Has Emerged From A Network Reconstruction Stage, Reaching The Full Restoration Of Telecommunications Services – Internet, Mobile Phone And Cable Tv – Destroyed During The 2017 Hurricanes, Company Executives Said.    “we Have Gotten To 100 Percent,” Said Geraldine Pitt, Viya’s Chief Executive Officer. “if We Have Passed Your Home And You Do Not Have Connectivity, It Is Generally Because You Are Not Ready (to Sign Up) Or You Might Be Away. When You Return To The Territory, You Come Back In And Get Connected.”    The Outlying Communities Of Coral Bay And Peter Bay On St. John And Pockets On The West End Of St. Thomas Were The…

Owners of Frenchman's Reef to Provide $30,000 Annual Scholarship to UVI Hospitality Students

Staff Consortium | November 16, 2019

At A Special Presentation Following Governor Albert Bryan Jr.’s Keynote Address At The Governor’s Workforce Development Summit, Diamondrock Hospitality, Owners Of Frenchman’s Reef Marriott Beach Resort, Announced Their Five-year University Of The Virgin Islands (uvi) Hospitality Scholarship Program, Diamondrock Said In A Release Friday.  Witnessed By The More Than 150 Attendees Of The First Annual Event Held Aboard The Carnival Conquest, Shalinder Singh, Vice President Of Asset Management For Diamondrock Hospitality And Kurt Wiksten, Managing Director Of Frenchman’s Reef Marriott Beach Resort And Noni Beach, Presented A Ceremonial Check To Representatives…

Dept. of Interior Assistant Secretary Domenech Completes Trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands

Staff Consortium | November 15, 2019

U.s. Department Of The Interior Assistant Secretary, Insular And International Affairs, Doug Domenech Has Completed What Was Described As A Recent And Productive Trip To The U.s. Virgin Islands. Mr. Domenech Was Traveling With Dwayne Petersen, The Office Of Insular Affairs' Usvi Desk Officer. It Was The Assistant Secretary’s Sixth Trip To The Islands Since The Beginning Of The Trump Administration. Last Year, Interior’s Insular Affairs Office Provided $7 Million In Grants To The Territory And Facilitated The $258 Million Rum Rebate Payment To The Usvi For 2018 Taxes. This Trip Was A Follow-up To Governor Albert Bryan’s Recent Visit With Interior…

Adrienne Williams Represents USVI in Resilience Mission to UK

Staff Consortium | November 14, 2019

Adrienne L. Williams-octalien, Director Of The Usvi Office Of Disaster Recovery (o.d.r.), Recently Joined Ambassadors From The United Kingdom, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, New Orleans, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina, And Atlanta On A Five-day Collaborative Experience Focused On Reinforcing Economic And Cultural Ties Between The Two Countries, The O.d.r. Has Announced. The British Consulate-general In Miami Announced In June That It Had Selected Mrs. Williams-octalien To Represent The Virgin Islands In A Us Resilience Mission To The United Kingdom. According To The Release, Last Week, The Delegation Toured The Cities Of London, Manchester,…

Entertainment

Tourism Takes VI Marketing To New Heights With Strong Labor Day Weekend Presence In New York City

Gizzle | October 20, 2019

New York City -- From The Countless Americans Who…

Ian Turnbull Named Territory-Wide Division Of Festivals Director; Shamari Haynes, Halvor Hart Assistant Directors

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

Ian Turnbull, A Virgin Islands Marketing And Communications…

Father And Son Honored For Outstanding Contributions To Music Industry And VI Community

Staff VIC | October 20, 2019

St. Croix – In June Alwyn Alexander Baptiste (big…