Many use the Internet to store their digital files on a remote server. If the owner dies, these digital assets could be lost forever, but a bill before the Legislature on Thursday, Dec. 14, would remedy this, according to Troy A. de Chabert-Schuster .
Helicopter Association International (HAI) has named Maria Rodriguez of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, a pilot for Caribbean Buzz, the 2018 winner of its Salute to Excellence Appareo Pilot of the Year Award.
One working hospital to serve 103,000 people on three islands. That’s the stark reality members of the 32nd Legislature Committee on Health, Hospitals and Human Services came to after hearing testimony from V.I. healthcare officials Friday.
In a letter to federal partners dated Tuesday, Sen. Nereida Rivera-O’Reilly expressed opposition to the proposed burning of wood debris and waste on St. Croix and St. Thomas, and demanded that any burning be halted.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources $100,000 to support communities of the territory that depend on clean water resources.
A burn permit has been issued for the island of St. Croix to allow FEMA and the Army Corps of Engineers to burn debris left over from the two devastating hurricanes that pounded the territory in September, Gov. Kenneth Mapp announced Monday night.
While the names of the five victims of Thursday evening's plane crash on St. Croix have not officially been confirmed, one member of the popular Stylee Band out of St. Croix has been widely published as a fatality.