The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warns taxpayers to remain vigilant to scams as they continue to be reported around the country. Phishing, phone scams and identity theft top the list of problems normally reported.
Along with billions of dollars in damage to U.S. Virgin Islands hospitals, schools, homes and more, the loss of tourism due to the storm may balloon the V.I. government's deficit, Budget Director Nellon Bowry told the Legislature Friday.
Schools on St. Croix are now slated to open on Oct. 23, a week later than originally hoped. 'We really thought we were going to get schools open on Oct 16 but that is not going to happen,' Gov. Kenneth Mapp said Friday.
Knocked askew by September’s super storms, the judicial system in the Virgin Islands is beginning to right itself. In a statement issued late Friday, Supreme Court Chief Justice Rhys Hodge announced the 'resumption of full operations.'
Residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands are warned against the negative effects of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. They are strongly warned against the practice of using generators in any enclosed space or indoors.