While working in his office one morning in early May, Michael Adamson pulled out a photocopy of a 56-year-old legal document describing the boundaries of a small piece of land on Tortola.

Tourism numbers up in first half of 2015

The Virgin Islands is on track to experience its second straight year of increase in visitor numbers, government announced last week.

Italy recants after listing Barbados as non-compliant

Italian Ambassador Paolo Serpi told the Barbados government on Tuesday that Italy made “an unfortunate mistake” when it placed the Caribbean country on a list of non-cooperative tax...
While other young people were playing video games or watching movies over the summer, Lenique Simeon was learning to carry a rifle.

Island Happenings (Aug. 27, 2015)

Thursday Taco night: Coco Maya on Virgin Gorda hosts Taco and Tequila Night from 6 p.m. There will be tequila and lime fish tacos and more. Call 495-6344.
Tahesia Harrigan-Scott came into the 15th IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Beijing, China riding a wave of recent strong performances, but failed to make the semifinals in the 100-metres.

Pirates and Reds square off in finals

On Friday, the BVI Softball Association’s fast pitch men’s championship seven-game series got under way between the Reds and Pirates at the Old Recreation Grounds.

NBA basketball clinic features 40 top youth players

Digicel and the National Basketball Association have partnerned to host several youth basketball clinics in the region.