Skydive Virgin Islands owner Jake Strain said he took a woman who was more than 90 years old skydiving on St. Thomas last month.

Report: Caribbean Sea brought in $407b in 2012

The World Bank released a 24-page report last week on the economic importance of the Caribbean Sea, outlining a series of policy proposals designed to help ensure its continued sustainable...

EU releases ‘preliminary’ blacklist data

In preparation for the creation of a European Union blacklist of jurisdictions that don’t comply with certain “tax good governance standards,” the European Commission released a preliminary...
“I’m leaving on a jet plane; don’t know when I’ll be back again,” a group of guitarists sang in a room at Save the Seed Energy Centre on Monday.

Island Happenings (Sept. 22, 2016)

  Today Drinks: Leverick Bay hosts Thirsty Thursdays from 5 p.m. There will be specials on martinis, and John Peacock will perform live. Call 495-7154.
On Sunday, the BVI Football Association’s national football league got under way with two matches at the A.O. Shirley Recreation Grounds.

HLSCC running series gets under way

On Saturday, more than 260 people took part in the Higland Spring HLSCC College Classic Race series opener at the Paraquita Bay campus.