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November 9th, 2014
Vehicle ignites on Fort Hill

FORT HILL, Tortola, VI - (Post Time 2:35PM) - Yet another vehicle was destroyed by fire along a road on Fort Hill in Tortola; however its occupants escaped without injuries.

November 7th, 2014
Heavy rains, flood watch force closure of Govt offices, schools

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the Territory continues to be affected by heavy rainfall, Government today November 7, 2014 sent home non-essential staff early, closing off Government offices and schools earlier than usual as the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) issued a flash flood watch.

November 3rd, 2014
‘Time to improve facilities @ the Courts!’ – Doug Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Radio talk show host Doug Wheatley is calling on the authorities to make better accommodations for persons who go to the John’s Hole Magistrate’s Court and other courts to answer charges or to be present for cases concerning them.

October 28th, 2014
Style BVI hair show even bigger for 2014

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Style BVI hair show will be held on Sunday December 7, 2014 at the UP's Crystal Ballroom in Road Town, Tortola promises to be bigger and better with a high profile celebrity judge, said Nathan R. Wong of the organizing committee.

October 14th, 2014
UPDATE: VI Govt. gives ‘all clear’ on Hurricane Gonzalo

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As Gonzalo veers north avoiding the Virgin Islands, the hurricane warning for the Territory has been discontinued and a tropical storm warning is now in effect, say personnel from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM), who also confirmed that normal services are resuming throughout the Territory.

September 4th, 2014
Kye M. Rymer In! Officer confirmed as DMV Boss

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - This news site’s sources within the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) Government have confirmed that Kye M. Rymer has been confirmed last week to the post of Commissioner, Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

August 20th, 2014
UPDATE: Police identify Spy Glass Hill body as Garry Roy, 55

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police have identified a body found in a home in Spy Glass Hill West End as 55 year old Garry Roy of the United States.

June 8th, 2014
UPDATE: Times come tumbling down at Twilight

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A huge crowd was richly entertained by local, regional and international Athletes at the 2nd Twilight Invitational on Saturday June 7, 2014, on the A.O. Shirley Ground with many new records and personal bests established.

June 4th, 2014
First annual trade show on hotels & restaurants dazzles

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The British Virgin Islands Tourist Accommodation Properties (BVITAP) in collaboration with the BVI Tourist Board held the first annual Hotel and Restaurant Trade Show at Maria’s by the Sea today June 4, 2014, showcasing a number of exhibits germane to the hospitality sector.

May 26th, 2014
Vehicle runs over hillside road; 4 injured

JOHNSON’S GHUT, Tortola, VI - Four persons including two children have been injured following a vehicular accident in which a vehicle ran off a hillside road in the vicinity of Johnson’s Ghut today May 26, 2014.

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