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December 3rd, 2017
Large crowd swamp night 2 of Christmas on deCastro Street

ROAD TOWN Tortola VI - The hands of vendors, especially food vendors, at the 19th edition of Christmas on deCastro Street were not enough to match the massive crowd that turned out on December 2, 2017, making the event a success in almost every way.

December 2nd, 2017
UPDATE: 22 vendors support 1st night of Xmas on deCastro St

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 22 vendors looked past the devastating effects of Hurricane Irma and turned up to help ring in the spirit of Christmas on the opening night of the 2017 Christmas on deCastro Street, now in its 19th year and previously known as Christmas on Main Street before relocating to its present space.

July 18th, 2017
City Manager awaits legislation to resolve parking issues

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The management of the city of Road Town says it is aggressively moving ahead with plans to address the sore issue of parking throughout Tortola.

December 11th, 2016
Funds needed to consider relocating Xmas on DeCastro St- City Manager

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While moving the annual Christmas on DeCastro Street is not a farfetched concept, City Manager Janice Brathwaite-Edwards says some funds will be needed to be injected into the event for it to be considered.

December 5th, 2016
Xmas spirit ‘dead’ in DeCastro Street – Vendors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “We ushered in Christmas with Christmas on Main Street. Back then you felt the Christmas spirit, Christmas in DeCastro Street killed that vibe and making it like the rest of the world; for commercial purposes,” said a vendor at Christmas in DeCastro Street on Saturday December 3, 2016.

December 3rd, 2016
Taxi drivers & City Manager clash over Xmas on DeCastro Street

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The heart of Road Town was converted into a Christmas affair when the 18th edition of Christmas on DeCastro Street, a two-day shopping, socialising, and entertainment extravaganza, got underway on December 2, 2016.

September 4th, 2016
Who ordered large tree @ Roundabout Gas Station cut down?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The usual group of men who congregate under a large tree near to the Roundabout Gas Station at the junction of Fleming Street and Fishlock Road in Road Town in the mornings, most often looking for work, must have been taken by surprise this morning, September 4, 2016 when they turned up at the usual spot only to realise that the big tree that acts as a large umbrella from the unforgiving sun and even the rain was cut down to the stump.

October 30th, 2014
Huge trees get major care from tourist volunteers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Large trees across the main island of Tortola have been getting some high level care recently, something that is rare in the Territory, thanks to friends of Tropical Landscape, a local company owned and managed by Mr Sean A. Jobsz.

November 7th, 2012
Fmr. 4th District Rep. “saddened” by lack of landscaping effort in RT

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Former Fourth District representative on the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) ticket, Dr. Vincent Scatliffe, has expressed disappointment that there seems to be a lack of effort towards landscaping in Road Town, a project he had started and placed much emphasis on while in office.

August 27th, 2012
Is Janice Brathwaite-Edwards the new City Manager?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Months after the 2011 General Elections, Government announced that former Director of the BVI Tourist Board, Mrs. Janice Brathwaite-Edwards had been appointed Tourism Liaison Officer and will be assigned to the Premier’s Office.

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