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June 4th, 2018
Dreaded seaweed invades VI shores yet again

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands (VI) has once again been invaded by the dreaded ‘sargassum seaweed,’ with the floating algae and its accompanying pungent odour already beginning to adversely affect the Territory.

June 3rd, 2018
Almost 1 month later smoke still active @ Cox Heath dump site!

COX HEATH, Tortola, VI - Residents are concerned that a fire that erupted on May 9, 2018 - almost a month ago - at a temporary dumpsite in Cox Heath, on the western side of Tortola is still burning. There has been mixed information coming from Government Officials as to when the fire and smoke will be put out.

June 3rd, 2018
‘Decision to March’ committee says ‘Thank You’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It was the biggest march in the Virgin Islands’ history, as close to 5000 residents descended on the streets of Road Town, marching from the ‘Sunday Morning Well’ to the Governor’s Office in the Capital City.

June 3rd, 2018
Tales from Tortola Pt VI

Thomas C. Famous

The following was a speech delivered in the House of Assembly (HoA) in Bermuda, on Friday, June 1, 2018.

June 2nd, 2018
PHOTO of Day: 700-pound leatherback turtle lays eggs @ Trunk Bay!

TRUNK BAY, Tortola, VI - While Hurricanes Irma and Maria have had a negative effect on the Virgin Islands’ environment, animal species of all kinds are coming back.

June 1st, 2018
CBN to bring news from home for St Kitts & Nevis nationals in VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Caribbean Broadcast Network (VI) will on Sunday June 3, 2018, broadcast its inaugural ‘Working for You’ radio programme out of St Kitts and Nevis, in order to bring ‘news, views, reviews, interviews and all the happenings of the ‘Team Unity,’ Basseterre Administration.

May 31st, 2018
2018 hurricane season begins tomorrow as first named storm claims two in US

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - As the Virgin Islands (VI) prepare for yet another above-average hurricane season, the first named subtropical storm Alberto claimed the life of two American journalists.

May 31st, 2018
Opposition Leader Hon Andrew A. Fahie takes meeting to VG

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - Opposition Leader and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) will host a public meeting with the people of Virgin Gorda this evening Thursday, May 31, 2018.

May 31st, 2018
Why Virgin Islanders and other Residents are never listened to?

Donald E. de Castro

Over the years since I returned home in 1986 (and, I do believe the situation existed before I returned) this government and past governments in their endeavour to develop this territory, in numerous instances sought advisers and consultants. In the vast majority of cases, they always used non-Virgin Islanders.

May 31st, 2018
CCT & CTL join forces for Father’s Day Event

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - CCT telecommunication provider in collaboration with Clarence Thomas Ltd (CTL) are partnering for a huge event in the recantation of famous television show Supermarket Sweep but titled, ‘Daddy’s Day Dash’.



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