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VIWMA Announces Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

The V.I. Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) advises residents of the hours of operations for its offices and facilities for Thanksgiving…

Audio Galleries

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.



Now Playing: “The Good Dinosaur,” “Woodlawn” and “Victor Frankenstein”

The following movies are now playing at Sunny Isle Theaters on St. Croix.


V.I. Homelessness Dropped Faster than National Figures Since 2010

Newly released federal statistics show a 31 percent drop in the number of persons living on the streets in the U.S. Virgin Islands, outstripping a 26 percent decline in the national numbers.

Undercurrents: Corrections Struggles to Provide Mental Health Care to Inmates

More than a quarter of the prison population is classified as “mentally ill.”  All of them have special needs and all, by federal mandate, must be isolated from the rest of the other inmates.

Local Businesses Help Crucians in Need at Annual Turkey Run

For the third year in a row, local businesses organized a special Thanksgiving “Turkey Run," donating turkeys to some of St. Croix's most vulnerable.

Faith Matters: Catholic Charities Plans Thanksgiving Luncheon

Catholic Charities makes sure less fortunate people are blessed with a traditional turkey dinner at Thanksgiving. Employees and volunteers – who sign up months in advance – will serve about 100 people at the annual…

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The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

Gratitude as a Verb

Thirty years ago when I first heard the adage “gratitude is an action word,” I was bewildered.


Taxi Bus Driver Robbed in Frederiksted

The driver of a taxi bus was robbed of his day's pay Monday near the Ludvig Harrigan housing community by…

The Bookworm: Spice Up Your Holiday

So you like a little spice with your Christmas nog?  Or maybe some extra pepper in your peppermints? Then “Naughtier…

Community Members Make Annual Educational Expo a Great Success

Parents, guardians and other members of the St. Croix community came out in numbers on Saturday, Nov. 21, at the…

Twelfth Annual Voices That Count Conference Set for Dec. 14 - 15

The Virgin Islands University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities invites the public to attend the annual Voices That Count…

South Carolina Wins Men’s Paradise Jam Title

It’s taken 12 years for South Carolina to start its basketball season with five straight wins. This year, the team’s…

Tulsa, South Carolina Set for Paradise Jam Title Game

The Tulsa Golden Hurricanes and the South Carolina Gamecocks face off at 10 p.m. Monday for the men's Paradise Jame…



St. John Road Repairs Coming

Three sites along St. John's Centerline Road will see major construction in the coming months, according to the Department of Public Works.

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Mahogany Run Raises Funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During its October “Think Pink” Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, the Grille at Mahogany Run Golf Course on St. Thomas raised more than $21,000 to support breast cancer patients.

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