Reef Jam may seem like a big beach party for many, but it's all about education for local youngsters. Organizers of the homegrown event are getting ready to stage the eighth annual Reef Jam May 24.
Majorettes, calypsonians, Carnival royalty, pan bands, single entry floats and troupes in full pageantry delighted revelers Saturday for the 63rd annual St. Thomas Carnival Adult Parade.
Two Virgin Islands National Guard soldiers were arrested Thursday after a federal grand jury indicted them on charges of wire fraud, theft of government money, and making false statements to the government, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced Friday.
The flag of 7-year-old pirate Albrect "Alby" Gaby was unfurled above the waters of Charlotte Amalie harbor Thursday as he, his family and a team from Make-A-Wish sailed away for a day of swashbuckling.
The U.S. Virgin Islands recorded more gross job gains than gross job losses during the third quarter of 2014, according to the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The V.I. Tourism Department announced Thursday the launch of the V.I. Nice Challenge, a social media competition that kicks off a broader V.I. Nice summer promotion.
Of all the species on the planet who find themselves threatened by the actions of humans, sharks may, unfairly, inspire the least sympathy in the average environmentalist. So argued local documentary producer Paul Cater Deaton in an introduction to a screening of his 10-minute short film, 'Showdown at Tiger Beach.'
The roads are patched, the course is laid out and elite athletes are converging on St. Croix this week for one of the greatest races in sports, the 27th Captain Morgan Ironman 70.3 St. Croix Triathlon, Sunday, but changes in international rules will reduce the field this year.
St. Thomas resident Kamoui Francis, 24, was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury charging him with transmission of threat to injure, possession of prison contraband, and threatening a witness, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
St. Croix residents are waiting for lab reports on a substance found in a dog owner’s yard that may have poisoned five dogs and a cat in Estate Carlton last weekend. Only one dog survived.