Kids help beautify VI

Painting, tree planting and playground work were among the projects carried

Calypsonian fined $40k for pot

After Joycelyn Searles — a Virgin Islands calypsonian who performs as “Sistah Joyce” — was apprehended

JVD’s Bubbly Pool gets safety equipment

A warning sign and rescue equipment have been installed at the Bubbly Pool in Jost Van Dyke, where a tourist died during a heavy swell in March.

Sailing and serving

Besides studying sailing skills, students learned how to make fish pots and coconut oil

In the workplace

Nursing, development planning and law were among the professions

Report: Immigration wants more officers

The Immigration Department is severely understaffed, according to its 2011 annual report, which was released during a July House of Assembly sitting.

Farming at the prison

A brood of chickens moved all at once, some flapping through the air, as Jonathan Theophille opened the door to the penned area and stepped inside. A loud clucking ensued.