(Reuters) - Police arrested scores of people in cities around the United States who were protesting a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer for killing an unarmed black teenager, authorities said on Wednesday, but the town where the shooting took place was a little calmer.
VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - "It give us a sense of pride to have one of our own bring class and executive chef experience to our Tree House facility here in Virgin Gorda especially at this time," said Sasha D. A. Flax senior manager of the Rock Café string of entertainment spots at one address, speaking to Virgin Islands News Online.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands Party (VIP) will be returning to the radio waves tonight November 26, 2014 with its radio show ‘Let’s Talk’ not only to speak on their vision for the future of the Territory in terms of its economy and social services like health and education but also to continue to set the record straight with regard to malicious untruths from the National Democratic Party government.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Just about one year after Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith was upbeat about McAlpine’s touted $100ml assured investment for the Prospect Reef Development Project, his head has nodded to say that project is on hold as McAlpine is no longer interested.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “That’s a matter for the Tourist Board (TB)… they are the ones who control of the officers in that particular sector. We at central government give them a grant which they manage in a way that seems appropriate to them,” said Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith under whose portfolio the BVI Tourist Board falls.
GREENLAND, Tortola, VI - Old Madrid and the Islanders remained inseparable at the top of Group B in the Hon Marlon A. Penn (R8) Nine a Side after a 1-1 draw on Sunday, November 23, 2014, as the latest round of matches concluded at Greenland Playing Field, East End, Tortola.
By Alred C. Frett
Do you really know your Culture?:
Traditionally, customs of the day result in behaviour patterns which different places & races commonly refer to as ‘their Culture’ - Amusingly, November that commemorates the execution of Guy Fawkes was chosen as BVI’s Culture Month… However, as a displaced People who evolved from Freedom to Slavery to Freedom it may be time to carefully decide our own Culture.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith in breaking Government’s silence on the recent spate of security breaches at Scotiabank BVI and others said that there are plans to introduce legislation to protect account holders from crimes of this very nature.