Myetts in Cane Garden Bay presents the first annual Cruisers Party, on Jan 31, 2015 Lots of Food, Drinks & fun on the beach; the action begins from 5pm.                               Tune in for the airing of Hon. Andrew A. Fahie First District Report- on CBN Television Chan 51-Thu 10 pm, Sat 7 pm & Sun 6 pm

January 29th, 2015
VI's Brockbank & Andersen move up in ISAF World Cup 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chris Brockbank and Alec Andersen of the Virgin Islands used a strong finish in the final race of the day at the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in Miami, Florida, USA on Wednesday January 28, 2015, to move up to 42nd in a field of 58 49er sailors.

January 28th, 2015
‘I'll not be deterred by groundless attacks!’ – Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) has come out swinging against the National Democratic Party (NDP) who in their response to Honourable Andrew A. Fahie’s (R1) allegations of corruption attacked the VIP Chairman by pointing to his years as a Government Minister and making allegations of their own against him.

January 28th, 2015
‘I have always declared my interests!’ - Hon J. Alvin Christopher

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) Honourable J. Alvin Christopher (R2) said that he has always declared his interests yearly as is required by law and that he ensures that this is done, even if he is a little late.

January 28th, 2015
Corruption? NDP blames Hon Fraser, Biwater & jailed civil servants!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After some three days since the popular First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, in a report to his district and the people, accused the Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith-led three-year-old National Democratic Party (NDP) Administration of being the most corrupt in the modern Virgin Islands, a statement has been issued.

January 28th, 2015
‘Return to the people with NHI’- Resident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Residents are calling on the government of the day to show more concerns for the grass-root people and to stop “throwing things on people” without sufficient notice. This was in particular reference to the much touted National Health Insurance (NHI).

January 29th, 2015
MY LIME Self Care App Ready for Download

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - LIME Caribbean has launched another innovative digital software, MyLIME SelfCare App, which is designed to give customers across the region greater access and more control of their own mobile services. My LIME Self Care App is now available for use in the British Virgin Islands and is currently being rolled across all LIME markets. The British Virgin Islands is the first of the LIME markets to receive the app.

January 28th, 2015
Minivan overturns in VG with no injuries

HANDSOME BAY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Yesterday afternoon January 27, 2015 when residents of Virgin Gorda heard of a two vehicle accident several persons said that their first reaction was to pray that there were no deaths or serious injuries.

January 28th, 2015
New Records for Henry & the Gumbs Girls

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Territory’s leading Athletes abroad put up stellar performances last weekend with five earning victories and three, Eldred Henry, Trevia Gumbs and Tynelle Gumbs, improving on their own National Records.

January 27th, 2015
'The Truth must be told in the upcoming Campaign' - Hon J. Alvin Christopher

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) Honourable J. Alvin Christopher (R2) said that for the upcoming elections his party intends to run a campaign based on offering solutions but acknowledged that there must be a place for truth-telling, whether or not it is well received, since people need to know what happened.

January 27th, 2015
Mother & son who allegedly cursed Police Officer land in court

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A mother and son who teamed up in cursing out a female Police Officer were placed before the court and are facing six charges altogether.

January 27th, 2015
Hon Fahie blasts NDP Govt for 4 Accts. General in 3 years

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Representative for the First District Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said the fact that the National Democratic Party (NDP) Administration has had four Accountants General in just three years speaks volumes for their financial management of the Territory.

January 27th, 2015
St George’s Sec. ‘a breath of fresh air’ in 3rd District – Hon Fraser

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – As was said by the Chairperson of the ceremony at the launch of the 10th anniversary celebrations of the St George’s Secondary School on January 25, 2015, Leader of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser, RA (R3) is well respected and loved by the students of the school as his presence is always felt among them.

January 27th, 2015
Camille King creates ruckus in court cell

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Swearing and ranting to the top of his voice yesterday January 26, 2015, Camille King of St Thomas, USVI, who is currently an inmate at Her Majesty’s Prison, Balsum Ghut, Tortola, had to be whisked away by special police as he was creating a ruckus in the Magistrate’s Court cell.

January 27th, 2015
Panthers pounce to lift Marlon A. Penn Championship

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Women Panthers and Islanders FC were both crowned Champions of the BVIFA/Marlon Penn Nine-a-Side Football Tournament on Sunday January 25, 2015 at Greenland Play Field, with the Panthers in particular pulling it off in amazing circumstances.

January 26th, 2015
NDP struggles to respond to Hon Fahie's corruption charges!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- More than 48 hours after senior Virgin Islands Party (VIP) member Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) leveled serious charges against the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) Administration, labeling them as “the most corrupt government in the modern history of the Territory”, they have struggled to respond.

January 26th, 2015
‘Ready Committee’ launched to support the VIP

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - After being fooled with broken promises about jobs and educational opportunities, it is clear that the youths across the Territory now have a passion to take back the country and vote the National Democratic Party (NDP) out of office.

January 26th, 2015
Kenyetta Boynes pleads guilty to gun & ammo charges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - This morning January 26, 2015 when Kenyetta Boynes appeared before Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards at the Magistrate's Court at John's Hole he pleaded guilty the charges of unlawful possession of ‎16.5 grams of cannabis, an AK 47 assault rifle and possession of 17 rounds of ammunition.

January 26th, 2015
2 vehicles in Prospect Reef fender bender

PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI – Two vehicles became involved in an accident this morning January 26, 2015 in Prospect Reef, Tortola at around 11:30 am.

January 28th, 2015
Digicel Group announces unique partnership with Rdio

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Digicel Group today announced a ground breaking service with leading global music streaming provider, Rdio, to offer Digicel customers across the globe access to over 35 million international titles – as well as the very best local and regional music – all on their own smartphones.

January 26th, 2015
‘NDP is corrupt’ – Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1)

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has labelled the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government the most corrupt in the modern history of the Virgin Islands and called them morally and politically bankrupt.

January 26th, 2015
Bishop John I. Cline not running for govt. office

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As much as the public has been sharing their opinions at various forums and events as to some of the people who are supposedly supporting one party or the other, National Democratic Party (NDP) or Virgin Islands Party (VIP), they are many who are of the strong belief that Bishop John I. Cline has come over as an opportunist and ‘jumps ship’ based on which party gets into power.

January 26th, 2015
Bass & Edwin launch plans for 3v3 Basketball Tournament

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The territory has two new sports entrepreneurs about to make their mark. The duo will be launching a 3v3 Basketball Tournament at the Multi-Purpose Sports Complex at the end of March, 2015.

January 25th, 2015
‘NDP intent on shutting down 1st District!’ – Hon Andrew A. Fahie

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative and senior member of the Virgin Islands Party Honourable Andrew A. Fahie accused the National Democratic Party ((NDP) Government of trying to shut down the First District by abandoning key projects there.

January 25th, 2015
UPDATE: Howard Anderson & Kari Way confirmed dead

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Close relatives, friends and persons with direct relations to the dead and some of the injured in the ill-fated boat accident in Virgin Islands waters yesterday morning January 24, 2015 have confirmed that Jamaican national Howard Anderson and Kari Way are the two that died.

January 25th, 2015
Despite small space business good @ new Nanny Cay Rite Way!

NANNY CAY, Tortola, VI – It has not been a week yet since the management of Rite Way Food Market opened its new branch at Nanny Cay and according to the Branch Manager Ms Jacintha H. Weekes business is already booming.

January 25th, 2015
Mexico win 13th CONCACAF U20 Championship

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, WI - Mexico outlasted Panama 4-2 on penalty kicks to capture the 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship after their final ended in a 1-1 draw on Saturday at the Montego Bay Sports Complex.

January 24th, 2015
Cordell O'Neal goes to jail for guns

PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI – Cordell O’Neal pleaded guilty to three counts of unlawful possession of explosives/ammunition when he appeared in the Magistrate’s Court at Prospect Reef yesterday January 23, 2015.

January 27th, 2015
When the sins of Seniors become punishment for the Youth

By Alred C. Frett

Martin tried but we failed him:

Appreciation for Martin Luther King seems past & forgotten except on his Holiday when Persons are forced to acknowledge that his famous Dream of Equality is still a non-reality… Things he fought for & against appear unchanged Half a Century later - Instead of Sweet Dreams, those he fought for still suffer the Nightmares of Racism, Corruption, Oppression and Unjustified Wars.

January 24th, 2015
Red Force to play Jaguars in Nagico Super 50

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Trinidad and Tobago Red Force will face the Guyana Jaguars in the Final of the Nagico Super 50 Tournament in Trinidad after victory on Friday 23rd January, 2015.

January 24th, 2015
Team Unity launches Vernon A. Connor against PM Douglas in St. Kitts

DIEPPE BAY, St. Kitts, WI - While the national Parliament of St. Kitts-Nevis has been dissolved a story first reported by this news site and the controversial Prime Minister of St. Kitts-Nevis Dr. The Honourable Denzil L. Douglas is yet to set an election date the political temperature is heating up in St. Kitts & Nevis.

January 23rd, 2015
UPDATE: Miss BVI Universe rated #7 in CNN top 15 costumes

DORAL, Florida, USA - Twenty four hours have not elapsed since Ms Jaynene Jno-Lewis blasted an international blogging site after they rated a gown she wore as the worse in the Miss Universe pageant, that the most popular news site has rated her costume among the best.

January 23rd, 2015
‘Premier, Cabinet did nothing to protect the people’ – Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) said that an administration under his watch will conduct its affairs differently from the current National Democratic Party (NDP) administration when it comes to investing the people’s money in public ventures.

January 23rd, 2015
Big shake up @ TRC! Ayana S. Hull & Guy L. Malone Out!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Word just reaching our newsroom from our sources within the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) government is that Chairperson of the Board of Directors for the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) Ayana S. Hull is no longer at the helm of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of the TRC Guy L. Malone is expected to demit office next month.

January 23rd, 2015
Violet 'Letty' Hodge's name is cleared in drug case by main witness

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It was another long day in the defendants’ box for Mrs Violet ‘Letty’ Hodge and Mr Lucien Smith yesterday January 22, 2015 but the focus was primarily on Mrs Hodge when drug kingpin James ‘Jimmy Juice’ Springette testified in the Magistrate’s Court of the Virgin Islands (VI) via video link.

January 23rd, 2015
This Week We Feature Young Professional Joy M. Scatliffe

By N. Johann Earle

Born to parents Wellington and Gloria Scatliffe on April 17, 1988 on the island of Tortola, Virgin Islands, 26 year old Joy M. Scatliffe, public servant and budding entrepreneur, is our Young Professional for this week.

January 23rd, 2015
BVIFA launches BDO & LIME School Leagues

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The British Virgin Islands Football Association (BVIFA)/BDO Primary School and LIME High School Leagues will both kick off with the now traditional march from the Ferry Dock to the A.O. Shirley Ground on Wednesday 28 January, 2015.

January 22nd, 2015
‘Residents are skeptical of voting machines under NDP’ - Caller to VIP radio show

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The public continues to be extremely skeptical of voting machines being introduced for the upcoming general elections under a National Democratic Party (NDP) led administration.

January 22nd, 2015
‘Come on the show if I’m inaccurate!’ – Sam Henry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Television Talk Show host Julio ‘Sam’ Henry during his latest 'Speak Your Mind’ show vehemently responded to persons, especially politicians who say that he is misguiding his audience by giving them erroneous information when they make queries on various issues.

January 22nd, 2015
1st Spring Fest & Black Jack Run for VI

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI - For the first time in the Virgin Islands (VI), a festival has been created during the spring time for the enjoyment of music, sailing, and fun in one weekend and it’s called “BVI Spring Fest & Black Jack Run.”

January 22nd, 2015
‘NDP fooled the youths about jobs’- Rajah A. Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Youth leader, businessman and political activist Rajah A. Smith came out swinging at the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) in defense of the territory’s youth.

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