Sunday, March 26, 2017 3:31 am Last modified: 3:12 pm

News

Island Kmarts Not in Immediate Danger of Closing, as Erstwhile Retail Giant Expresses ‘Substantial Doubt’ About Its Future

Sears Holdings, the parent company that owns both Kmart and Sears, on Tuesday announced a bleak outlook, but at least for the present it doesn't appear that the four Kmart stores in the U.S. Virgin Islands are facing imminent closure.
Read More

Assault Reported in Frenchtown

A man was admitted to the Schneider Regional Medical Center Tuesday night after he was assaulted by an unknown man in Frenchtown, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Read More

Joseph Gomez Lions Are Girls’ Softball Champions

The V.I. Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation - St. Thomas has announced the season’s 2016-2017 Girls' Elementary Softball League champions have been crowned.
Read More

Transfer Centennial Commission Seeks Participants for Centennial Military Parades

The Transfer Centennial Commission will be sponsoring military parades throughout the territory to recognize the 100th anniversary of the transfer of the Danish West Indies from Denmark to the United States.
Read More

WICO Confirms Boschulte’s Ouster

West Indian Co. Ltd. President and Chief Executive Officer Joseph Boschulte is leaving that post but will remain on at WICO in some other capacity, as previously reported.
Read More

Rotary Sunrise Kids Triathlon Planned for April 1

The Rotary Sunrise Kids Triathlon will be held at Magens Bay.
Read More

After All Day Meeting, PSC Takes No Action on Agenda Items

Confidentiality issues and questions over the PSC’s jurisdiction over local wireless services prevented a section on telecommunications matters from moving forward Tuesday night.
Read More

Head Start Workshop Teaches Community about Health, Crisis Management

During the first day of the Self Empowerment Expo on Tuesday, attendees learned a number of tricks about how to maintain a healthy body and stay mentally balanced.
Read More

Federal Grant Management Remains Issue at Labor Department

Ten areas of concern are keeping some federal grants awarded to the V.I. Department of Labor designated as “high risk” by Labor’s federal counterpart, officials told senators Tuesday.
Read More

V.I. Central Cancer Registry Will Report in 2018

The V.I. Central Cancer Registry plans to make public information on the incidence, risk factors and mortality of cancer in Virgin Islanders towards the end of 2018.
Read More