GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Governor Set to Give State of the Territory Address on Monday

Gov. Kenneth Mapp will deliver his inaugural state of the territory address at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26.

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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Nolan Wins First Bike Federation Race of the Year

Cyclist Eddie Nolan posted the fastest time in the Virgin Islands Cycling Federation's first race of the year, the Season Prologue, cutting four seconds off last year's top time in doing so.

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2015-01-25 20:03:32
Virtue of the Week: Purposefulness

Being purposeful is having a clear focus. Begin with a vision for what you want to accomplish and concentrate on your goal. Do one thing at a time, without scattering your energies.

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2015-01-25 12:59:10
St. Patrick’s School PTA Holds Quadrille Dance

St. Patrick’s School PTA will hold its first Quadrille Dance, featuring Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights, with Curtis Williams as the caller.

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2015-01-22 21:21:00
Business - Business — St. Croix
Choice Wireless Emphasizes Community-Based Customer Engagement

Choice Wireless has announced it will launch in the coming weeks the “Choice Express,” a mobile van showcasing its latest devices and applications. The company is restructuring its retail operation to become more agile and will bring new emphasis to its already popular mobile sales initiatives to increase direct engagement with the community.

Read entire articleJan 17 2015 - 3:30am
Choice Wireless Begins LTE Wireless Broadband Construction

Choice Wireless has launched a network expansion that will bring the latest Long Term Evolution (LTE) wireless broadband Internet service to its customers. The company will begin construction this week, and it expects the new LTE service to be available to St. Thomas and St. John customers within months with St. Croix to follow.

Read entire articleJan 13 2015 - 9:27pm
Federal Universal Service Charge Rate Changes Jan. 1

As a result of action taken by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that affects carriers nationwide, Innovative Telephone, Innovative Wireless and Innovative Long Distance customers will notice a change in the Federal Universal Service Charge (FUSC) effective January 1, 2015.

Read entire articleJan 7 2015 - 5:40pm
Cruise Ship Schedule for January 1-31

This is the St. Croix Cruise Ship schedule for January 2015.

Read entire articleDec 27 2014 - 4:57pm
Innovative Reminds Customers of Contact Information

Innovative, the leading telecommunications provider in the territory, reminds its customers of the contact numbers for service interruptions, customer care and billing inquiries.

Read entire articleOct 1 2014 - 8:11pm
Brides, Vendors Register for Caribbean Wedding Expo

St. Croix, the biggest island in the U.S. Virgin Islands, is preparing for the grandest wedding expo in the Caribbean. All brides and vendors are invited to register online for the St. Croix Caribbean Wedding Expo by Wednesday, Oct. 15. Space is limited.

Read entire articleSep 25 2014 - 11:14pm
Innovative Restores Service After DNS Failure

Innovative Wireless service has been restored to on-island Wireless customers who are not roaming, the company announced late Friday night.

Read entire articleSep 12 2014 - 11:52pm
UVICELL Offers New Course for Real Estate Brokers

The University of the Virgin Islands Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning (UVICELL) Center is launching a new course designed specifically for individuals in the real estate industry with a desire to become a licensed real estate broker.

Read entire articleSep 8 2014 - 4:53pm
FirstBank Sunny Isle Closed Saturday

In anticipation of inclement weather associated with Tropical Storm Bertha,
FirstBank branch at Sunny Isle – and all St. Croix branches – will be closed Saturday.

Read entire articleAug 1 2014 - 7:20pm
AT&T Prepared to Keep USVI Customers Connected During Hurricane Season

AT&T is committed to providing its customers reliable communications during the upcoming hurricane season - before, during and after storms - and has one of the industry’s largest and most advanced disaster response programs to keep its networks operational.

Read entire articleJun 3 2014 - 1:53pm