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July 1st, 2015
4 share prizes in Pre-Territory Day car sound-off @ VG

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - ‎Krystino Vialvaa Krys, Paul Bridgelall, Nicholas Alphonso aka Nicko and Rhodney Beharry aka Trini shared the cash prize of $2,000 in one of the biggest car sound-offs on Virgin Gorda on June 28, 2015.

July 1st, 2015
All local line-up for Gospel Fest 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Gospel Fest will be one of the events of this year’s Emancipation Festival and this year’s promises to be full of energy with an exciting line of up gospel artistes named.

June 30th, 2015
‘I did not go to the House to fight’ – Ralph T. O’Neal OBE

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Former Premier, former Leader of the Opposition, former Representative of the Ninth District and former Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Ralph T. O'Neal OBE was one of four stalwarts of the Virgin Islands honoured yesterday June 29, 2015 for their contribution to the territory at the Territory Day celebrations.

June 30th, 2015
‘No need for concerns over financial accountability’ – Kishma A. Baronville

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI –New Chairperson of the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee Kishma A. Baronville has put to rest concerns about financial accountability as she heads into her first Festival since taking the reins from former Chairman Marvin ‘MB’ Blyden.

June 30th, 2015
VI heading towards independence- Hon Myron V. Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn believes that people of the territory must continue to foster national pride among themselves as this will be vital for any eventual move towards independence, which he speaks of as imminent.

June 20th, 2015
UPDATE: Miss BVI set for Aug 2, 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Friday afternoon scene at Village Cay Marina on June 19, 2015 was one of a crowded space as many turned out to get a firsthand look at the eleven young ladies who will be vying for the Miss BVI and Miss Jr BVI crowns respectively, as was first and accurately reported by Virgin Islands News Online.

June 14th, 2015
DCoP Alwin A. James among honourees @ Queen’s Birthday Celebration

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Deputy Commissioner of Police Mr Alwin A. James was among fourteen officers of the disciplined services of the Virgin Islands (VI) who were decorated with medals for long service and good conduct on the occasion of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Birthday celebration yesterday June 13, 2015 at the Festival Grounds in Road Town, Tortola.

May 22nd, 2015
17 for ‘Who’s next’ 1st elimination this weekend

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – In keeping true to his promise of supporting local talent in the Virgin Islands (VI), BET’s Kelly ‘Kelly G’ Griffin will be here for the Top 7@7 who’s next elimination round this weekend.

May 21st, 2015
Mardi Gras replaces Music Fest this year @ CGB

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI – With a long weekend ahead and the void created by the absence of Music Fest, local promoters have organised a weekend of 'Mardi Gras' celebration which will feature, among other international artistes, Popcaan of Jamaica.

May 20th, 2015
Summer Sizzle 2015 to be bigger than ever- Terry T. Donovan

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Coordinator of Summer Sizzle 2015 Terry T. Donovan said everything is on course for this year’s event to be bigger than anything before in the seven years of the fashion extravaganza, with designers from around the globe billed to come in.

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