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December 4th, 2019
'Ban conch fishing on Anegada for 5 to 10 years' - Kelly Faulkner

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI- There has been a call by several persons on Anegada for government to ban the fishing of one the territory’s delicacy meat, the Anegada conch, over fears the conch population may be dwindling dangerously low.

June 26th, 2019
Legislation coming to ban Styrofoam & single-use plastics- Hon Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Legislation to ban polystyrene foam (PSF), which is commonly known as Styrofoam, and single-use plastics in the Virgin Islands will soon be brought to the House of Assembly (HoA).

March 19th, 2018
Female ESHS students brawl in front Riteway @ Pasea Estate

PASEA ESTATE, Tortola, VI- With the management of RiteWay at Pasea Estate and other surrounding business already concerned with the students of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) flocking their places of business and sometime engaging in disruptive behaviour, those concerns are sure to be further heightened with a brawl among female students of the school today, March 19, 2018.

January 24th, 2018
UPDATE: Dona L. Regis Out! Vance M. Lewis In! as TPP Boss

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI – As first and accurately reported by this news outlet on January 22, 2018, Mr Vance M. Lewis has been placed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Tortola Pier Park Limited (TPPL), succeeding Ms Dona L. Regis, who leaves on January 31, 2018.

January 13th, 2018
‘Stop the lie’ - vendor to TPP management

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Controversy erupted following the announcement on December 15, 2017 by the management of Tortola Pier Park (TPP) that children under the age of 17 years were no longer allowed in the Park without the supervision of an adult 21 years or older.

January 11th, 2018
Amid controversial ban, Tortola Pier Park CEO Dona L. Regis departs

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Amid the controversial ban on minors accessing the Tortola Pier Park (TPP), its Chief Executive Officer Dona L. Regis is parting company with the Government owned facility.

January 3rd, 2018
Not fair that 'Peter paying for Paul & Paul paying for all' - ESHS Seniors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The debate continues as it relates to the ban instituted by the management of Tortola Pier Park (TPP) on unsupervised children 17 years of age and under.

December 23rd, 2017
Local business opposes controversial decision to ban minors from TPP

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The decision by the management of Tortola Pier Park (TPP) to ban children 17 years of age and under from the Government facility unless accompanied by an adult who is at least 21 years of age is not sitting well with some businesses there.

December 6th, 2017
‘We are not running for office in this hour’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “What we do, what we say here on Honestly Speaking comes from a principled place… It’s what we believe is in the public good.”

December 3rd, 2017
USVI lawmakers pass bill to ban large scale burning

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI— Lawmakers on Friday December 1, 2017 passed a bill that prohibits large-scale burning of vegetative debris in the US Virgin Islands (USVI), a move that goes against the Kenneth E. Mapp administration and federal government’s plan to incinerate the hundreds of thousands of debris left behind by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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