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September 6th, 2021
Hurricane Irma did not destroy our resilience- Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Today, Monday, September 6, 2021, marks the four-year anniversary of the passage of the catastrophic Hurricane Irma over the Virgin Islands.

June 2nd, 2021
50th anniversary of appointment of Dr Willard Wheatley as Chief Minister of VI

By Family of former Chief Minister, the late Dr Willard Wheatley, MBE, LLB

June 2, 2021, marks 50 years since the late Dr Willard Wheatley, MBE, LLD was appointed the second Chief Minister of the Virgin Islands after he was first elected to the Legislative Council (i.e. House of Assembly) in 1971. His political legacy is the financial autonomy of the Territory that remains the cornerstone of self-government and the furthest advance in self-determination achieved thus far.

September 6th, 2020
Hurricane Irma ‘challenged our faith to keep trusting in God’- Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Today, Sunday, September 6, 2020, marks three years since the Virgin Islands was devastated by the catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane, Irma.

March 13th, 2020
Who killed Ashburn A. Dawson aka ‘Ashy’?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Three years after 30-year-old Ashburn A. Dawson aka ‘Ashy’ was gunned down in the vicinity of the Sunday Morning Well in Road Town, Tortola, police and the family are still seeking justice.

March 21st, 2018
Foxy’s Bar turns 50; ‘The man above is good to me’- Philiciano O. Callwood

LITTLE HARBOUR, Jost van Dyke, VI- One cannot separate the popularity of the sister island of Jost van Dyke from its famous son of the soil Mr Philiciano O. Callwood MBE aka ‘Foxy’.

November 13th, 2017
Virgin Islands News Online turns 7!

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI- While we are very late this year with our seventh anniversary celebration, after being founded on March 1, 2010, the old saying goes, ‘better late than never’.

October 7th, 2017
'I'm pleased you were the Governor @ this time'- Hon Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Government officials, residents and religious leaders gathered at the Queen Elizabeth II Park yesterday, Friday October 6, 2017 to commemorate the one month anniversary of the passage of Hurricane Irma, the Category 5 hurricane that ripped through the Virgin Islands on September 6, 2017 leaving a path of destruction, homelessness and despair.

February 18th, 2017
Repeat cruise visitors disappointed to see ‘tent city’ gone!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Tortola Pier Park Limited (TPPL) land side development celebrated one year on Tuesday February 14, 2017 and Minister for Communications and Works Hon Mark H. Vanterpool (R4) said the investment was “worth it” and that Government wants to make sure “guests enjoy” it.

February 5th, 2014
Donald E. de Castro renews call for Workers’ Union executive body

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Acting President of the Virgin Islands Workers' Union (VIWU) Donald E. de Castro is appealing to members to come forward to reestablish their executive board on the verge of celebrating its 10th Anniversary of existence in the Virgin Islands (VI).

August 28th, 2013
March on Washington remembered 50 years later

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Today marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most important moments in the annals of history and that of the human struggle for equality in itself. Over 200,000 people were involved in the civil rights non-violent march on Washington D.C. in August, 1963 led by Dr Martin Luther King Jr and a group of other civil rights, labour and religious leaders at the time.

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