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Culture

September 30th, 2014
‘I resigned from VIF&FC as VG Rep!’ – Ms. Sharon Flax

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Director of the BVI Tourist Board (BVITB) Ms Sharon Flax who was crushed by the recent report of the VI Festival and Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) which was laid in the House of Assembly on September 25, 2014 denounced some of the findings.

September 30th, 2014
Finally! Anegada Airport to get overdue facelift – says Mr. Rhodni A. Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Anegada Lobster Festival Mr. Rhodni A. Skelton yesterday September 29, 2014 announced that there will be a friendlier outlook to the Auguste George International Airport on Anegada in time for the festival there.

September 29th, 2014
Sistah Joyce threatens to sue BVI Platinum News if photo not removed!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The reigning Calypso Monarch Joycelyn Searles aka Sistah Joyce has threatened to sue the pro government online news site BVI Platinum News if they do not remove her photo from an article published by the news site on September 28, 2014.

September 27th, 2014
Luce Hodge-Smith & Melville Lettsome lambasted in 2013 Festival report!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Yet another controversial Festival and Fairs Committee Report has been laid on the Table of the House of Assembly.

September 9th, 2014
Beyonce & baby wear Tréfle Designs summer pieces

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Mega pop star Beyonce Knowles and her daughter Blue Ivy have been spied wearing Virgin Islands designer Kristen C. Frazer’s Tréfle Designs summer wear at a recent event.

September 4th, 2014
VI models Callie Cayonne & Ksenia Shvalova for NY Fashion Week

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Whenever runway fashion guru Mr Terry T. Donovan stages Summer Sizzle BVI, he is always keen on alerting his models of the many fashion designers who have their eyes opened for the next potential pick to showcase their products as fashion models.

September 3rd, 2014
Pearls pass from one Miss BVI to Another!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Miss BVI 2014/2015 Jaynene Jno-Lewis was today September 3, 2014 decorated with Little Switzerland's $3K pearls at the jewellery store’s Road Town location continuing the tradition which is now three years old.

September 2nd, 2014
'Know what you're celebrating!' - chides Donald E. De Castro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Commentator Donald E. De Castro wants people of the Virgin Islands to make the clear distinction between emancipation and abolition and to aid in this he has penned an article which he hopes will clear up the misconceptions between the two terms and help people to understand their history and celebrate it more appropriately.

August 30th, 2014
UPDATE: Desiree Smith’s exhibition sees large turnout

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Contemporary Virgin Islands artist Desiree Smith had an exhibition of her work at the Bamboushay Lounge in Road Town on Thursday evening August 28, 2014 and art lovers came out in numbers to see her pieces, mainly centred on modern pop culture.

August 30th, 2014
Miss BVI 2014 Jaynene Jno Lewis on a mission for youths

WICKHAM’S CAY II, Tortola, VI – Miss BVI 2014 Jaynene Jno Lewis is not allowing herself to be distracted by the naysayers as she moves full pace ahead in her reign and is continuing to embark on initiatives to positively impact youths of the Virgin Islands.



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