VI Twirlers Place in Top Ten During Disney World's Twirl Mania 2020 Competition in Florida

Staff Consortium | February 20, 2020 2

A group of young ladies from the Virgin Islands called the Fabulous Five Charming Twirlers Majorettes — LaMonee Morris, Janae Warner, Shaquanya Lewi...

Tim Duncan Endorses Michael Bloomberg For President

Ernice Gilbert | February 19, 2020 8

ST. CROIX — Retired NBA Superstar from St. Croix, Timothy Duncan, has endorsed Michael Bloomberg for the President of the United States. In a video...

Plaza Extra East Offers Most Savings on Groceries in St. Croix, DLCA Finds. In St. Thomas, Another Plaza Extra Took the Top Spot.

Staff Consortium | February 19, 2020 7

The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs on Tuesday released its latest market survey findings, which was completed on February 14. The survey...

American Bar Association Supports Birthright Citizenship in U.S. Territories

Staff Consortium | February 18, 2020 1

The American Bar Association’s House of Delegates passed a resolution Monday supporting an interpretation of the Citizenship Clause of the Fourteent...

VI Supreme Court, Frederiksted Health Care and Delegate's Office Vandalized With Motor Oil

Ernice Gilbert | February 17, 2020 6

ST. CROIX — A number of buildings in Frederiksted were vandalized over the weekend with what appeared to be used motor oil. The vandalism was first ...

Edwin Russell Selected Livestock Farmer of the Year at Agrifest 2020; Grantley Samuel Named Crop Farmer of the Year

Staff Consortium | February 16, 2020 3

ST. CROIX — Saturday marked the opening day of the 2020 Agriculture and Food Fair, the 49th annual event on St. Croix that has grown to be the large...

Community Center

Talented Chefs and Bartenders Needed for Award Winning USVI Culinary Team to Represent Territory at Taste of the Caribbean

Staff Consortium | February 21, 2020 1

ST. THOMAS — The USVI Hotel & Tourism Associatio...

Anguilla Landfill Closure Caused by Another Fire

Staff Consortium | February 21, 2020 1

ST. CROIX — The Virgin Islands Waste Management ...

Public Schools Plan Various Activities for Black History Month

Staff Consortium | February 20, 2020

Public Schools in the territory are celebrating Bl...

Experience the USVI

Spirit Will Start Offering Daily Flights to St. Croix Beginning April 22

Staff Consortium | February 12, 2020 8

ST. CROIX — Beginning this spring, Spirit Airlines will serve the island of St. Croix with daily n...

'A Vibe Like No Other': Dept. of Tourism Launches New St. Croix Branding

Staff Consortium | January 28, 2020 12

The U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism has ...

Taste of St. Croix Celebrates 20 Years at 2020 Event Set for April 2

Staff Consortium | January 21, 2020

ST. CROIX — Taste of St. Croix is gearing up to ...

American Airlines Launches New Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth Flights to St. Thomas

Staff Consortium | December 22, 2019 3

ST. THOMAS — American Airlines has launched new winter service to St. Thomas, with the arrival of ...

Dept. of Tourism Warns of Fake Facebook Page

Staff Consortium | December 16, 2019

The Department Of Tourism Is Reporting The Existence…

We Are All USVI Ambassadors

Staff Consortium | December 15, 2019

USVI Ports HUB

Port Authority Completes Charlotte Amalie Waterfront Cleat Replacement Project

Staff Consortium | February 10, 2020

ST. THOMAS — Mariners now have brand new cleats to secure their boats while berthed at the Waterfr...

Empress of the Seas Adds Two Calls to St. Croix, Changes Date of Call to St. Thomas

Staff Consortium | January 29, 2020

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Empress of the Sea...

Crown Bay Center Eastern Parking Lot Temporary Closure

Staff Consortium | January 14, 2020

The Virgin Islands Port Authority advised on Monda...

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Empress of the Seas Adds St. Croix to Itinerary…

Staff Consortium | January 14, 2020

The Virgin Islands Port Authority has received changes to its cruise schedules for the Austin “Bab...

The Port Authority's 2020 Board Meeting Schedule

Staff Consortium | January 11, 2020

Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam to Dock on St. Croix Jan. 22 as Port Authority Reports Changes Cruise Schedules

Staff Consortium | January 10, 2020

The Virgin Islands Port Authority Announced Friday…

Business

E.U. Removes BVI From List of Non Cooperative Tax Jurisdictions; USVI Stays On

Angela Burns | February 20, 2020 1

Tortola Bvi — The British Virgin Islands Has Been Removed From The European Union’s List Of Non Cooperative Jurisdictions For Tax Purposes. In Making The Announcement In The House Of Assembly On Thursday, Premier Andrew A. Fahie Said This Is A Significant Outcome And Sends A Very Important Message About Good Governance, Transparency And Accountability In The British Virgin Islands. In March 2019, The Eu Recognized The Bvi As Compliant With Its Fair Taxation Principles And A Cooperative Jurisdiction. However, The Bvi And 33 Other Jurisdictions Were Placed On The Grey List, Jurisdictions That Are Cooperative But Which Have Additional Technical…

New Ocean Surfari Snorkel Boat Coming to St. Thomas

Staff Consortium | February 19, 2020

St. Thomas — The Owners Of Ocean Surfari Outfitters And Fishing Charter Company Announced The Arrival Of The Island’s Newest Snorkel Boat, The Reef Surfari, With A Maiden Voyage On March 1st.   The Reef Surfari Is 47-feet With Twin 350hp Suzuki Outboards And Will Accommodate 49 Passengers.  The New Boat And Venture Brought Together Partners Marc And Wendy Blackburn, Co-owners Of Ocean Surfari, And Alan And Shellene Patterson, And Captain Chris Rapchick, Who Will Pilot The Boat.   In Business In St. Thomas Since 2014, Ocean Surfari Sells Apparel And Fishing Charters. The Shops Are In Red Hook And At Havensight Mall.  At 47 Feet And With Twin 350hp…

Plaza Extra East Offers Most Savings on Groceries in St. Croix, DLCA Finds. In St. Thomas, Another Plaza Extra Took the Top Spot.

Staff Consortium | February 19, 2020 7

The Department Of Licensing And Consumer Affairs On Tuesday Released Its Latest Market Survey Findings, Which Was Completed On February 14. The Survey Found That Plaza Extra East On St. Croix Offered The Most Savings To Grocery Shoppers Among Five Supermarkets On The Island. On St. Thomas, The Plaza Extra Supermarket Took The Top Spot In Savings, D.l.c.a. Made Known. Dlca Said The Market Basket Survey Is Designed To Inform Consumers Of Which Stores Have The Best Prices No Matter The Brand On Staple Grocery Items. The Number Of Items Compared On Each Island Varies As A Result Of Comparison Guidelines That Require Items Are Identical In Order To…

DLCA Implements Price List Reporting Changes for Wholesalers, Supermarkets and Retail Establishments in Effort to Market Basket Survey Compliance

Robert Moore | February 15, 2020 2

The V.i. Government Is Tweaking The Data Collection Process In Hopes That More Retailers In The Territory Will Comply With Monthly Price List Requirements. Retailer Price Lists Enable The Department Of Licensing And Consumer Affairs (dcla) To Publish The Monthly Market Basket Survey, Where Pricing From The Traditional Food Basket Are Made Public. Through The Market Basket Survey, Consumers Can Compare Prices At Wholesalers, Supermarkets And Retail Establishments On St. Croix, St. Thomas And St. John. Beginning February 28, Dlca Will Launch A Process To Extract Data And Produce Public Information In A More Efficient And Less Time-consuming Manner. …

Entertainment

'Mystery in the Wild' Event Raises $66,000 for My Brother's Workshop

Staff Consortium | February 19, 2020 1

St. Thomas — Over 200 Members Of The Community Attended…

4th Annual Crucian Fashion Festival Set for Feb. 23 at The Fred

Staff Consortium | February 17, 2020

St. Croix — The Fourth Annual Crucian Fashion Festival…

Music is Life Festival to Feature Kes the Band, Cool Session Brass, Dub Lab Reggae Ft. JParris, Full Circle and More

Staff Consortium | January 25, 2020

St. Thomas — Less Than Three Years After Hurricanes…