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VIPA Invites Tour Operators to Public Meeting

Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPS) invites all tour operators conducting business at the Port Authority’s seaports in the St. Thomas-St.…

Audio Galleries

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.



Now Playing: “The Good Dinosaur,” “Woodlawn” and “Victor Frankenstein”

The following movies are now playing at Market Square Theater on St. Thomas.


Hoteliers Celebrate Thanksgiving with Boys and Girls Club Feast

A feast provided Tuesday by local hoteliers gave Boys and Girls Club students the chance to celebrate Thanksgiving a few days early and gave their hosts the opportunity to give back.

Mahogany Run Raises Funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During its October “Think Pink” Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, the Grille at Mahogany Run Golf Course on St. Thomas raised more than $21,000 to support breast cancer patients.

V.I. Homelessness Dropped Faster than National Figures Since 2010

Newly released federal statistics show a 31 percent drop in the number of persons living on the streets in the U.S. Virgin Islands, outstripping a 26 percent decline in the national numbers.

Undercurrents: Corrections Struggles to Provide Mental Health Care to Inmates

More than a quarter of the prison population is classified as “mentally ill.”  All of them have special needs and all, by federal mandate, must be isolated from the rest of the other inmates.

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The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

Gratitude as a Verb

Thirty years ago when I first heard the adage “gratitude is an action word,” I was bewildered.


Kick-off the Holiday Season at Crown Bay Center on Dec. 1

The U.S. Virgin Islands’ holiday festivities will begin with the annual celebration of the season, The Crown Bay Holiday Fest…

Innovative Turkey Bowl Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

The Innovative Turkey Bowl, scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 25, will again serve as a venue for wholesome entertainment and provide…

The Bookworm: Spice Up Your Holiday

So you like a little spice with your Christmas nog?  Or maybe some extra pepper in your peppermints? Then “Naughtier…

Twelfth Annual Voices That Count Conference Set for Dec. 14 - 15

The Virgin Islands University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities invites the public to attend the annual Voices That Count…

South Carolina Wins Men’s Paradise Jam Title

It’s taken 12 years for South Carolina to start its basketball season with five straight wins. This year, the team’s…

Fred Hintz Dies at 83

Frederic Hintz, former president of St. Thomas Dairies, died peacefully at his home in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Friday.…



Local Businesses Help Crucians in Need at Annual Turkey Run

For the third year in a row, local businesses organized a special Thanksgiving “Turkey Run," donating turkeys to some of St. Croix's most vulnerable.

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St. John Road Repairs Coming

Three sites along St. John's Centerline Road will see major construction in the coming months, according to the Department of Public Works.

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