Gov. Kenneth Mapp has called the Legislature into session for Tuesday to address proposed bills on recycling; anti-doping laws for horse racing, a loan authorization and two Coastal Zone Management permits, which he says need immediate action.
A few weeks after cruise ships returned to Charlotte Amalie Harbor, another segment targeting vacationers at sea made its entrance as 66 luxury yachts and sailboats lined up at Yacht Haven Grande, starring in the 2017 Charter Yacht Show.
At the makeshift home for St. Croix pets left homeless by the hurricanes that hit the island, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is caring for, transporting and finding homes for animals as fast as it can..
Nestled on the University of the Virgin Islands campus, the V.I. Caribbean Cultural Center has been promoting, preserving and archiving Virgin Islands and Caribbean cultural resources for five years, under the tutelage of Chenzira Davis-Kahina.
Along with celebrating the territory’s veterans Saturday, speakers at an afternoon program on St. Thomas paid tribute to the “women warriors,” who they said have blazed trails not only on-island but around the world while defending the nation.
No doubt, if you are trying to fix potholes, or are living in a house without a roof; you notice the rain more. While the weeks following Hurricanes Irma and Maria have been rainy one local rain gauge shows the precipitation is dropping below normal.
To burn, or not to burn. That is the question facing the territory regarding the immense piles of fallen trees and branches that are now considered debris, the unwanted results of two category 5 hurricanes.