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April 21st, 2015
‘Buju’ makes 2nd court appearance for alleged smuggling

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Orlando Bonnick aka 'Buju' is to return to court on June 17, 2015 to face charges of engaging in alleged smuggling activities.

April 21st, 2015
Opposition Reps are like 'floor rags' under NDP – Hon Julian Fraser RA

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) said District Representatives who are members of the Opposition are shown scant regard by the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government.

April 21st, 2015
CBC tickets reduced to $5!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Despite a competitive championship and a successful hosting logistically of the Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Championships in the Virgin Islands last year, there was much to be desired in the area of attendance to the games, which most persons argue was due to the price of tickets-$20.

April 20th, 2015
'Not in my court with those pants!' - Tamia Richards

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards reprimanded attorney at law Patrick Thompson for his attire in court this afternoon April 20, 2015.

April 20th, 2015
Players to be redrafted in Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed B/Ball League

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- As momentum continues to build for the Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League slated to bounce off on August 15, 2015 its popular draft system will return as all players from last year are expected to be back in the pool.

April 20th, 2015
Man tells Magistrate police handcuffed him 'too tight'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Ivan Gouveia, who appeared today April 20, 2015 in the Magistrate’s Court in an ongoing trial for alleged theft, accused a police officer of punishing him for disorderly conduct by placing a pair of handcuffs on him tightly and placing him in a cell.

April 20th, 2015
Exclusive: Elton L. Sprauve- “I will fight for my people”

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Mr Elton L. Sprauve aka ‘All out’ said once he is elected to the Ninth District seat there will be no rest for him as he represents the district, acknowledging that he has big shoes to fill.

April 20th, 2015
UPDATE: ‘I want an Anegadian representing Anegada’ –resident

SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – A resident of Anegada, VI, said that he wants to see an Anegadian representing that island as he believes this would be the only way for it to get the kind of attention it needs.

April 20th, 2015
UPDATE: Pageantry & talent on display @ Mr & Miss 5th Form

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It was a night of pure talent, pageantry and elegance which culminated in the crowning of the 2014/2015 Mr and Miss Fifth Form put on by the Elmore Stoutt High School with the contestants outdoing each other in stunning performances and creative props.

April 20th, 2015
Local boxing card entertains crowd at UPs

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Saturday April 18, 2015 saw a packed evening of events, however, this did not stop boxing fans and other curious persons to head to UP’s in Road Town for the 7-fight fundraising card organised by the Iron Fist Boxing Gym in association with G-Smooth Music.

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