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September 19th, 2020
Skelton-Cline calls out ‘VINO Boycotters’ for silence over Gov’s reparation statement

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI - Honestly Speaking radio moderator, Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline has called out the hypocrisy of those who were quick to condemn and harass businesses to boycott Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) over a cartoon, yet remain silent over comments from a sitting Governor that the UK does not intend to pay slavery reparations to the Virgin Islands (VI).

September 19th, 2020
Rotary partners up to donate 14 student laptops

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Rotary has always been committed to youth development and promoting basic education and literacy within communities, To this end, the Rotary Club Sunrise of Road Town has embarked on numerous initiatives towards these areas of focus.

September 19th, 2020
Physical schools re-opening despite COVID-19 concerns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A cabinet backed phased reopening of schools in the Virgin Islands (VI) has been approved, upturning a previous tentative decision to keep classrooms closed for the rest of the year.

September 19th, 2020
Dawn J. Smith appointed VI Attorney General

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Indigenous Virgin Islander, Ms Dawn J. Smith has been appointed to the seat of Attorney General in the Virgin Islands (VI), effective October 1, 2020.

September 19th, 2020
Legacy Auto Sales bringing COVID-19 relief with huge discounts

POCKPOND POND, Tortola, VI – Given the hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic and the struggles many families are facing in the Virgin Islands (VI), one local company in their bid to remain good corporate citizens, have slashed prices by as much as 70% to meet the pockets of Virgin Islanders in these difficult times.

September 19th, 2020
COVID-19 & fearful times for VI businesses

By Dickson C. Igwe

There is light at the end of the tunnel on the COVID-19 Pandemic with an approved vaccine expected shortly, and new super-swift testing and tracing capabilities. However, businesses remain desperate and fearful, and that is to be expected.

September 18th, 2020
Attempted abduction & robbery on 3 females reported on VG

NORTH SOUND, Virgin Gorda, VI- Information just reaching Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) is that there has reportedly been an attempted abduction and robbery on Virgin Gorda.

September 18th, 2020
This Week We Feature Young Professional Gia A. Wilson

By Ron O. D’Avilar

The natural hair movement is one encouraging men and women of African descent to embrace their natural afro-texture hair. Virgin Islander Gia A. Wilson is a firm believer in the cause.

September 18th, 2020
UPDATE: VI artistes ‘honoured’ to feature in music video with USVI’s

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The three Virgin Islands’ artistes featuring in an 'uplifting' music video alongside artistes from the US Virgin Islands (USVI) have all said they are honoured to be a part of the production aimed at motivating persons in the Greater Virgin Islands to get through difficult situations.

September 18th, 2020
Customs K-9 Unit gets vehicles to strengthen border security

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Her Majesty’s Customs K-9 Unit has been gifted three vehicles with high specifications from the Government of the Virgin Islands to assist with border security operations in the Territory.

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