As we take time this month to observe the importance of tourism on the U.S. Virgin Islands economy, we at the West Indian Company, Ltd. remain mindful of the impact the cruise industry has on the overall tourism product, especially the highly coveted overnight guest sector.
Whoever said that big girls don’t cry needs to know that that’s not true: as in the new book “Welcome to My Breakdown” by Benilde Little, sometimes crying is only the beginning.
It was Robert Southey who said, “Curses are like chickens. They always come home to roost.” Our curse, in this case of publicized police killings of black men, is the reality and persistent stain of racism.
Shevron Percival, 25, pleaded guilty Thursday in District Court on St. Croix to one count of possession of prison contraband. In 2012, Percival admitted, he was found with a cell phone inside the prison.
We all know the saying, "Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery," but outright copyright infringement is a whole different ballgame. The Source is considering legal action against a purported V.I. news blog.
In a hastily called press conference Tuesday afternoon at Government House on St. Thomas, V.I. Police Commissioner Delroy Richards announced that 24-year-old Mikhail Young has been arrested in Sudbury, Massachusetts in connection with the death of his parents on St. Thomas earlier this week.
Five promising math and science-focused CAHS students entered into the fray of the National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, competing head-to-head against the top high schools in the country.
June Archibald, one of the island's most well-loved communicators and activists, died Monday morning at her home, leaving the community bereft.
St. Thomas shorelines are being impacted once again by the invasive seaweed known as sargassum, and the news for its demise isn’t encouraging for the immediate future.
After meeting with Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital executives recently, disability rights advocates said they were "very pleased" with "significant progress" in mental health care at the St. Croix hospital.