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August 2nd, 2015
JVD water restored following numerous complaints

GREAT HARBOUR, Jost van Dyke, VI - A businessman of Great Harbour, Jost van Dyke has complained of not having water for days which not only affected his businesses but also others in the area.

August 2nd, 2015
Kyron McMaster ‘crash’ dashes VI Pan Am medal hopes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Day two of the Pan Am Junior Championships unfolded on Saturday August 1, 2015 with both Kyron McMaster and Nelda Huggins reaching the final of the 400m Hurdles and 200m respectively, but then unable to end the Virgin Islands’ Pan Am Games medal drought.

August 1st, 2015
Cocoa Tea, Capleton electrify Patsy C. Lake Festiville

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Jamaican reggae lovers rock superstar Cocoa Tea sent love vibes throughout the Patsy C. Lake Festiville with some old school lovers rock known by both young and old at last night’s July 31, 2015 cultural concert featuring also Jamaican dancehall artist Capleton, known as the Fire Marshal in dancehall circles.

August 1st, 2015
Mixed results for VI athletes on Day One of Pan Am Juniors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As action began at the Pan Am Junior Track and Field Championships in Edmonton, Canada on Friday July 31, 2015, athletes from the territory had a mixed bag of results.

August 1st, 2015
Big showdown expected @ Aug 4 races

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Ellis Thomas Downs is set for a showdown on August 4, 2015 when the Premier’s Cup is run at the Festival Races, featuring Wrol Up, Town Hall, Chilean Boy of Tortola and St Moose of St Croix and Break Up The Game out of St Thomas, USVI.

July 31st, 2015
Gov’t has to take sports more seriously- Hon Fraser

DUFFS BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- Third District Representative and Leader of the Opposition Hon Julian Fraser RA has admonished Government for seemingly not doing enough for the development of sports and ultimately the youth in the Virgin Islands.

July 31st, 2015
Long-time Food Fair participants honoured

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Veteran Food Fair participants Gregory Smith and his wife Marreth R. Smith were today July 31, 2015 recognised at the Food Fair named in their honour for their sterling contribution spanning well over two decades.

July 31st, 2015
VINO blasts DPP Rajbansie & tabloid BVI Beacon

Statement by Advance Marketing & Professional Services in response to the DPP & BVI Beacon

July 31st, 2015
Business booming for $50m charter boat industry! - Operators

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – With charter boating being a $50 million a year industry, all signs indicate that this sector is doing extremely well with orders filled for this year to 2016, according to industry operators in the territory.

July 31st, 2015
This Week We Feature Young Professional Birchfield B. Lettsome

By Cathy O. O. Richards

Birchfield Burton Lettsome, more popularly known by the name DJ Bertrum, knows how to keep life sweet by feeding us with the food of love- music. "If music be the food of love play on," the Shakespearean saying goes, and DJ Bertrum just keeps playing on.

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