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May 9th, 2019
Boat destroyed by fire @ Major Bay

MAJOR BAY, Tortola, VI- A small vessel powered by two outboard engines was destroyed by fire at Major Bay, on the eastern end of Tortola, early this morning, May 9, 2019.

February 10th, 2019
Fire engulfs small truck on East End; No reported injuries

EAST END, Tortola, VI – Sometime just before 12:00 am, last evening Saturday, February 9, 2019, a vehicle on the eastern end of Tortola caught fire.

February 8th, 2019
School lunch programmes for entire VI - Dean B. Fahie

EAST END, Tortola, VI - Former Deputy Comptroller of Customs, Dean B. Fahie, now a District 8 candidate under the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) slate for Elections 2019 in the Virgin Islands (VI), is promising big changes if elected as District representative.

September 4th, 2018
Relatives celebrate life of Irma victim by giving back to Community

EAST END, Tortola, VI – As September 6, 2018, approaches it becomes harder and harder for the loved ones of Derrick Ragnaugth, to hold back the tears, as the pains of death will be felt all over again.

August 30th, 2018
1 year later EE/LL still without Clinic, Fire station

EAST END, Tortola, VI – With the Territory days away from observing the one-year anniversary of the catastrophe, caused by Hurricane Irma, residents of the East End, Long Look (EE/LL) Community on Tortola, continue to bemoan the lack of access to health care services and a working fire station.

August 29th, 2018
BVIFA inks contracts for re-launch of Drainage & Retaining Wall Project

EAST END, Tortola, VI - British Virgin Islands Football Association (BVIFA), President, Andrew Bickerton, accompanied by his General Secretary Mrs Julianna Luke, recently signed contracts at their new temporary office in Greenland, Long Look , East End to mark the re-launch of their Long Look, East End drainage and retaining wall project.

August 13th, 2018
'Gadiethz' says he is owed for 2-years by VI Festival & Fairs Committee

EAST END, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands (VI) Festival and Fairs Committee continues to be accused of failing to honour its debts, the latest allegations being levelled by frustrated Promoter, Paul A. Peart aka 'Gadiethz', who says he is owed now for almost two years.

August 11th, 2018
‘Family triangle’ uncovered in foiled ‘Chalwell Yard’ robbery; Sister now in jail

EAST END, Tortola, VI - Our news desk can confirm—after investigations—that the attempted robbery that took place last Saturday, August 4, 2018, in the area of 'Chalwell Yard' on the eastern end of Tortola, had ‘family connection.’

August 10th, 2018
East End man, Dion Thomas charged for unlawful possession of firearm

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Crown on Thursday August 6, 2018, charged 39-year-old, Dion Thomas, of East End, Tortola, with the unlawful possession of a firearm, since he is not the holder of a valid license.

August 4th, 2018
'Would-be' bandits get sound thrashing instead

EAST END, Tortola, VI – A robbery in the East End area went horribly wrong earlier this evening, August 4, 2018, when two 'would-be' robbers, were instead nabbed by public spirited persons and relatives of the intended victim, and dealt a sound thrashing.

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