March 27, 2017 12:15 am Last modified: 3:12 pm

Local news

Art Exhibit Commemorates Centennial at Frederiksted Museum

A group of Virgin Islands artists will display their work depicting the territory’s colonial history, especially the last 100 years as a U.S. possession, beginning next week at Frederiksted Museum.
Read More

Zero Tolerance Basketball Club Gears Up to Defend Championship Title

Next week, the Zero Tolerance Basketball Club of St. Thomas will be heading back to Turks and Caicos to defend its Caribbean championship title.
Read More

Second Victim Pronounced Dead in Estate Glynn Shooting

Lawrence Greenidge, one of four people injured in a shooting Saturday at the Cockpit in Estate Glynn, died of his injury early Thursday morning.
Read More

Antilles School, Good Hope Country Day to Represent USVI at National Mathcounts

Mathcounts is a national program designed to improve math skills among U.S. students, and Thursday the USVI selected its team members to represent the territory.
Read More

Two More Top Executives Bite the Dust

Two V.I. executives lost their jobs this week: Steven Aubin, chief operating office for VIWMA, and WICO President Joseph Boshulte.
Read More

Special Election Moving Forward Despite Lawsuit, Budget Constraints

St. Thomas-St. John District Elections Board members said Tuesday that they are still moving ahead with their preparations unless the courts tell them otherwise.
Read More

Big St. Thomas Tax Beneficiary Lays Off 60

One of St. Thomas’s most visible tax beneficiaries has given the pink slip to 60 employees, or roughly a third of its workforce.
Read More

EDC Recommends Some Tax Breaks, Reconsiders Others

The EDC on Tuesday reversed and reconsidered some of its January recommendations to the governor concerning tax breaks.
Read More

Undercurrents: Caribbean Territories to Be Part of Next National Climate Assessment

Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands will be included in the 2018 National Climate Assessment, with an entire chapter devoted to potential effects of global warming on the eastern Caribbean islands.
Read More

Sharpe Resigns as U.S. Attorney

U.S. Attorney Ronald Sharpe resigned the position effective midnight Friday, March 10, one of 46 U.S. attorney's asked to resign Friday by the Trump administration.
Read More