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April 24th, 2014
Stapleton burglary trial to start in June

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Tevorn Stapleton appeared before the Magistrate’s Court again yesterday, April 23, 2014 for what was expected to be the continuation of his trial after he previously pleaded not guilty to a charge of burglary.

April 24th, 2014
LIME surprises students, teachers of BFEC

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - LIME in the first of many surprises to come, yesterday April 23, 2014 brought smiles to the faces of students and teachers of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre – Secondary Division in Virgin Gorda when officials from the communications company visited the institution of learning bearing gifts for well-deserving individuals.

April 24th, 2014
VIP Congress internal elections set for May 28, 2014!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - In a closed door Extraordinary General Meeting at Maria’s By the Sea held last night April 23, 2014 the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) general body has selected a date for its internal elections that could see a new Executive Committee being installed.

April 24th, 2014
Who’s in breach of prohibited 700MHz spectrum usage?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It is a barrel of secrets surrounding the legal predicament one telecommunication company may have found itself in resulting in the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (the “TRC”) taking legal action/s.

April 24th, 2014
Doctor granted bail on rape charges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Dr Nicholas Redhead appeared before the Magistrate’s Court on April 17, 2014 and was officially read three counts of rape after being charged for the offence several weeks earlier.

April 24th, 2014
UPDATE: Contractor promises jobs to locals for Cruise Pier Project

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Founder of Meridian Construction Company Mr Percey Rhoden has given the assurance that the greater part of the labour force for phase one of the controversial Cruise Pier Development Project will comprise locals.

April 24th, 2014
Phillip wins Carifta Gold!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Elinah Phillip wrote herself into the Territory’s history books on Wednesday afternoon April 23, 2014 at the 29th Carifta Swimming Championships ongoing in Aruba with a Gold Medal performance in the 13-14 year old 50m Freestyle Event.

April 23rd, 2014
6 Churches get ‘Roses’ for investing in VI Education

WICKHAM’S CAY, Tortola, VI – The Moorings Mariner Inn Hall was filled to its capacity last night April 22, 2014 with persons from across the wide spans of the Territory all 'dressed up' as they joined the St. George’s School – Primary Division Fund Raising Committee in honouring six churches for their investment in the education system.

April 23rd, 2014
Bishop Cline’s lighting store burglarised!

FISH BAY, Tortola, VI – Bishop John I. Cline revealed to Virgin Islands News Online today, April 23, 2014 that his store, Atlantis Solar was robbed sometime overnight but has expressed confidence that the perpetrator will soon be caught after making off with $5,000 worth of specific lighting products.

April 23rd, 2014
Four bands granted waiver for St Thomas BVI night

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Contrary to reports in some sections of the media Director of the BVI Tourist Board Ms Sharon Flax-Mars has confirmed with Virgin Islands News Online that the Virgin Islands (VI) waiver has been granted for four bands to performed at the St Thomas Carnival BVI Night this Sunday April 27, 2014.



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