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 Sahara dust lifted Wednesday enough to allow a bright sun in a cloudless sky to shine on "Alvin's Cultural Workshop," this year's Carnival Cultural Fair honoring Alvin Turnbull.
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.
The influx of Sahara dust that arrived Monday will stick around until Friday, National Weather Service meteorologist David Sanchez said Wednesday. 'Today and tomorrow will be the worst days,' he said. Humans aren't the only ones who will suffer, St. Croix veterinarian says.
If your tip leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, illegal drugs or weapons, you will receive a cash reward to be paid according to your instructions.
Residential net metering customers with less than 10-kilowatt solar systems selling power to the V.I. Water and Power Authority will continue to get maximum full-price net metering payments after 2025, if a bill approved in committee Tuesday becomes law.
A bill to establish a one-call notification center to provide notice of all excavation around underground utilities was sent on for a final Senate vote Tuesday, though the measure provides few details of how, or if, the center will be created.