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November 23rd, 2018
Black Friday fever @ Riteway Foods & The Boys Service Station Raffle

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The shopping culture of the Virgin Islands (VI), has changed to celebrate what is an American tradition, the day after the United States' Thanksgiving, called ‘Black Friday’ which marks the start of the Christmas shopping season and residents were out in numbers, today Friday, November 23, 2018.

November 23rd, 2018
Richard Branson’s Necker Island back in business

NECKER ISLAND, VI - Necker Island—a paradise vacation spot owned by British Billionaire, Sir Richard C. N. Branson—has officially reopened and welcomed back its first guests, one year on since the hurricanes of 2017, completely ravaged the Virgin Islands (VI).

November 23rd, 2018
Gov’t too broke to print Immigration forms for Visitors & Residents

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The National Democratic Party (NDP) government has purportedly bankrupt the Virgin Islands (VI), to the point where the administration is now without money to pay for simply printing the updated Customs and Immigration forms.

November 23rd, 2018
This week we feature 'Young Professional' Neville H. K. Smith

By Ron O. D’Avilar

Being away from home in youth is never an easy task, doing surgery and not having contact with one’s family, makes it even more difficult.

November 22nd, 2018
Premier inks $200M deal for Norman Island development

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Government of the Virgin Islands (VI) today, November 22, 2018, inked a Development Agreement worth in excess of $200M, with Audubon Holdings, to develop Norman Island as an environmentally conscious, luxury residential and tourist destination.

November 22nd, 2018
E-Coli outbreak prompts immediate recall of Romaine Lettuce, bagged salads-RTW

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - RTW Group of Companies—including Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd, RiteWay Food Markets, Fine Foods, and Cash and Carry—is cautioning residents of the Territory that there has been an immediate recall of Romaine Lettuce and bagged salads which contain Romaine Lettuce.

November 22nd, 2018
Simply thanks and a bit of history

By Alfred C. Frett

Seems every day I’m telling you thanks and that’s okay because every day you deserve it and I never want to forget the fact that I would be nothing without you—that gives me impetus to repay your gifts with gratitude.

November 20th, 2018
The ‘Pink Wave’ is coming

By Thomas C. Famous

Recently, I was having a conversation with a friend in relation to the Mid-term elections that were going on in the United States.

November 20th, 2018
Disrespectful and Embarrassing

By Donald E. de Castro

We hear so many people every day talk about respect and lack thereof, in these times and a large portion of people blame someone else.

November 20th, 2018
Restroom drama @ Anegada

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI - Prior to Hurricane Irma of 2017, residents of Anegada, in the Virgin Islands (VI) frequently complained about the tiny, single restroom facility, that was erected at the Ferry Dock, at Setting Point, Anegada.

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