Got TIPS or BREAKING NEWS? Please call + 1 284 346-6397 or 393-6397 or 1-284-494-1338-office; ads call 440-6666

Community

December 2nd, 2017
UPDATE: 22 vendors support 1st night of Xmas on deCastro St

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 22 vendors looked past the devastating effects of Hurricane Irma and turned up to help ring in the spirit of Christmas on the opening night of the 2017 Christmas on deCastro Street, now in its 19th year and previously known as Christmas on Main Street before relocating to its present space.

November 29th, 2017
Paid Ad: ‘We Thank You!’- Brewer’s Bay businesses

You will recall that two Category 5 hurricanes struck the Virgin Islands in the month of September 2017, taking off almost all galvanised roofs from houses and businesses and knocking out electricity to the entire Territory.

November 29th, 2017
Emergency Shelters to formally close November 30, 2017

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands announced in a statement today, November 29, 2017 that all emergency shelters will be formally closed on November 30, 2017.

November 28th, 2017
VG to get own radio station

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- VGROC, a Non-profit Organisation, is positioned to make history when it launches Virgin Gorda’s first ever radio station, VGROC 88.5 FM, hopefully in a matter of weeks.

November 25th, 2017
Cleaning up after Irma

By Dickson Igwe

The following story is on the economics of disaster. Hurricane Irma, a monster Hurricane, struck the Virgin Islands on September 6, 2017. Irma was the strongest hurricane to have visited the Caribbean in recorded history. Its impact on the Virgin Islands meant the worst disaster to visit the Virgin Islands since the 1800s. Irma was the Virgin Islands 911.

November 23rd, 2017
'Nothing is being held up'- DDM Director amid criticisms over aid distribution

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - "Nothing is being held up. Everything will move out of this container. When the supplies came on the ground, the distribution was done widely, no one was isolated. Everyone had an opportunity to access the relief."

November 21st, 2017
Leando Nibbs, prominent local businessman & auto sales pioneer passes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Family, friends and employees are in mourning following the passing late last night November 20, 2017 at Peebles Hospital of local prominent businessman and a pioneer in the auto sales and parts industry of the Virgin Islands, Mr Leando Nibbs.

November 20th, 2017
Flow touches VI community with Missions Day activities

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Members of the Flow team descended upon the [British] Virgin Islands community in a series of relief donations and targeted community service activities leading up to the company’s annual Missions Day on Thursday, November 16, 2017.

November 19th, 2017
'The Prince's visit is timely, good international exposure' - Hon Fahie

EAST END, Tortola, VI - A number of Virgin Islands (VI) residents gathered at the Queen Elizabeth II Park in Road Town, Tortola, despite the heavy downpour and cloudy skies to meet the Prince of Wales, Charles Phillip Arthur George, during his first official visit to the territory, yesterday November 18, 2017.

November 16th, 2017
Couple raises over $160K for VI relief efforts

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - As the Virgin Islands (VI) continue to rebuild from the category 5 hurricane, Irma, which destroyed the territory on September 6, 2017, more individuals have stepped up to assist by way of donations.

Weather


Follow Us On