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October 20th, 2014
National database of buried infrastructure needed – Richard C. De Castro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Host of the Speak Your Mind television show Richard Courtney De Castro believes that there should be a national database accessible by Government departments so that there could be coordination when it comes to digging up the road to bury cables and carry out other tasks on public infrastructure.

October 20th, 2014
BVICS’ 2nd Run/Walk for a Cure draws mammoth support again

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – There was a mammoth turnout for the BVI Cancer Society’s (BVICS) second annual Run/Walk for a Cure held on Saturday October 18, 2014.

October 20th, 2014
Bayside Blazers, Ruff House & Da 3rd smashed opponents in 1st round sweep!

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI - If it’s basketball in the Virgin Islands then the action is only one place, the Hon. Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball 2014 League.

October 19th, 2014
Car catches afire with tourists on Anegada

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI – Four tourists allegedly narrowly escaped being injured when the rental vehicle they were in caught fire sometime between 11:00 pm and midnight last night October 18, 2014.

October 19th, 2014
UPDATE: Police ID suspect in Anegada shooting incident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police said that following reports of a firearm being discharged on Anegada on October 17, 2014, as was first reported on this news site, Officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) have attended the scene and, as a result of information received, have identified a suspect.

October 18th, 2014
UMi Paints Funky Friday Pink

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The fashion central of the Virgin Islands, UMi fashion, took it to the maximum when their usual Funky Friday turned into ‘A Pink Walk For Cancer’ yesterday October 17, 2014.

October 18th, 2014
EMCS Caribbean makes it possible for EAPS to go racing!

HUNTUM’S GHUT, Tortola, VI – The Enis Adams Primary School (EAPS) will be going all out for the win at the Soap Box Derby on Sunday October 19, 2014 as it makes its final preparations to race.

October 18th, 2014
Leroy Unstoppable on Beef Island Reverse

BEEF ISLAND, VI – Philippe Leroy put the disappointment of last weekend’s Jason Bally Memorial Road Race quickly behind him as the man dubbed “French Toast” cruised to victory in the latest stop of the Jeep Mountain Bike Series on Beef Island.

October 18th, 2014
National visions and national development plans

By Dickson Igwe

A national vision is a grand idea. It is a panorama of the national mindset. It is a picture in the heart of the citizen and resident, of El Dorado, the land of milk and honey. And the national vision is often best expressed in art, poetry, song, dance, and colorful prose.

October 17th, 2014
1 hospitalized following Pasea accident

PASEA, Tortola, VI – One person has been taken to the Peebles Hospital following an accident tonight October 17, 2014 at Pasea, Tortola.



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