Division of Banking and Insurance to Close for Two Days

The Division of Banking and Insurance will be closed on Tuesday, Oct. 25, and Wednesday, Oct. 26.

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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

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Woodley Charged with Firearm Possession

Karim Woodley, 39, of St. Croix, Virgin Islands, was arraigned today before U.S. Magistrate Judge George W. Cannon after being charged in a three-count information, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced. 

2016-10-24 18:34:55
Police Arrest Suspect Believed 'Armed and Dangerous'

The V.I. Police Department on Saturday arrested 21-year-old Ameade Williams, who police said was considered armed and dangerous. 

2016-10-24 17:54:57
Beach Advisory for October 17-21

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the territory by sampling for enterococci bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:

2016-10-22 03:11:15
Local government — St. Croix
Notice of Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority

Notice of Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority
Governing Board Meeting

All interested persons are hereby notified that in accordance with Section 254 Chapter 15 of Title 1, Virgin Islands Code, as amended, the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority through its Economic Development Commission, will be holding a decision meeting on Thursday, June 5, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. at the Government Development Bank Conference Room on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands on the following applicants who has applied for economic development benefits pursuant to Section 713 (a)(1) Chapter 12 of Title 29, Virgin Islands Code. Please be advised that the EDA Board of Governors will go into executive session to make decisions on new applications and may also decide to go into executive session with respect to any other decisions at any time during this meeting as provided in Title 1 VIC § 254(b).
1. Tropex, Inc. Watch Manufacturer St. Croix
2. AVIsco, LP Designated Service St. Thomas
3. Contractors Concrete & Building Manufacturer of Concrete St. Croix Supplies, Inc.
4. Virgin Islands Asphalt Products, Corp. Asphalt Manufacturer St. Croix
5. Celtic Therapeutics Management Investment Management St. Thomas
6. Global Elegance Manufacturing Jewelry Manufacturer St. Thomas
Designated Service
7. Kazi Management St. Croix, LLC Business Consulting St. Croix
8. West Indies Bay Company Manufacturing St. Thomas
9. Oson VI, LLC Business Consulting St. Thomas
10. Wahoo Services, LLC Designated Service St. Croix
11. Leach & Garner Company (V.I.) Inc. Jewelry Manufacturing St. Croix

Percival Clouden
Chief Executive Officer

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