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September 23rd, 2014
BVI Pupils benefit from Digicel's Back to School Tour

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Digicel Back to School Tour came to an end with a visit to the Claudia Creque Educational Centre on Anegada today (Monday September 22, 2014). This was the last of four separate school visits during the month of September.

September 23rd, 2014
Hon Julian Fraser RA supports Religious Education in Schools

SEA COW’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Students of the upper grades of the Ebenezer Thomas Primary School in Sea Cow's Bay were the most recent recipients of Ms Ayana S. Hull’s recent book.

September 23rd, 2014
Hon Fahie & 1st District C’tte to hold motivational session

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie along with his First District Committee will be holding their first annual back to school motivational session for students of the District on September 28, 2014.

September 23rd, 2014
‘Don’t punish us for your tardiness!’ – VG Resident to W&SD

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Over the past week the Water and Sewerage Department (W&SD) has been accused of giving a raw deal to residents of Virgin Gorda by cutting off their water supply without proper notice or a fair chance to have their accounts settled.

September 23rd, 2014
‘Don’t be distracted by the naysayers!’ – VIP Pres. Carvin Malone

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – “If we are to win this election we have to stay focused, we cannot be distracted by the naysayers,” said President of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Mr. Carvin Malone as he chaired the party’s community meeting in Carrot Bay on Wednesday September 17, 2014.

September 23rd, 2014
‘Fogging not a remedy against Chikungunya!’ – Carnel W. Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chief Environmental Health Officer Carnel W. Smith has warned that fogging is not a remedy against the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus and that residents must take the responsibility of removing containers and other receptacles that may gather water from around their premises.

September 23rd, 2014
From Scotland to the Virgin Islands – Who Will Save Us All?

By Alred C. Frett

When Bible toting religious fanatics complain that I repeat the same messages over & over it is almost laughable since they are the same ones that congregate at least once a week to receive Religious Fixes or Top-up of the same Fairy Tales of Imaginary Friends… Meanwhile, my Messages are real Lessons necessary for the Survival & Progress of this & future Generations.

September 22nd, 2014
Talk Done & Ruff House struggle to win in weekend b'ball action

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Talk Done secured back to back wins in the Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League last weekend at the Save the Seed Energy Centre in Duff's Bottom and there were also wins for Ruff House and the Avengers in the race for the playoffs.

September 22nd, 2014
‘Get rid of derelict vehicles on VG!’ – radio show caller

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A caller to the ‘Speak Out BVI’ radio talk show last week Tuesday September 16, 2014 called in to place on record his concern about the many derelict vehicles on the sides of the roads and in people’s compounds in Virgin Gorda (VG) and their potential to harbour mosquitos thereby spreading diseases.

September 22nd, 2014
Premier Smith declines to name min. wage review C’tte head

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith has declined to name the person who is heading the committee that the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government has set up to lead the review of the minimum wage.



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