Gov. Kenneth Mapp said Monday that he urged visiting members of the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce to treat residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands and other U.S. territories the same as all other American citizens.
More than 20 government, non-profit, and community stakeholders talked about the scope, sustainability, and organizational structure to revitalize the Jose Antonio Jarvis Elementary School as a museum, cultural and learning center.
Trunk Bay Beach is not only cleared and open for visitors; it is receiving international recognition again. Online travel agency FlightNetwork recently named Trunk Bay as the 10th best beach in the world.
Virgin Islands Inspector General Steven van Beverhoudt said Friday that his office was getting close to normal operations after almost three months after a pair of hurricanes threw "normal" out the window.
The Legislature approved a bill Friday intended to appropriate about $4 million to rent a temporary office for the Legislature on St. Croix and to build a new complex in Estate Golden Rock, near Christiansted.