Service station owner recovering

Bob Pickering, the proprietor of the Domino service station in Baughers Bay, is recovering quickly after receiving three gunshot wounds

Gun pulled in VG fight

An early morning traffic dispute on Virgin Gorda Sunday led to a brawl and the drawing of a revolver,

HOA touches on varied topics

The second House of Assembly sitting of 2011 saw full attendance and comments from every legislator as elections loom.

1st Miss Teen VG crowned

More than 400 people gathered at the Virgin Gorda Catholic Community Centre Saturday for the first Miss VG Easter Festival Teen Pageant, according to event coordinator Siobhan Flax.

HOA in session

During today’s House of Assembly sitting, ministers delivered statements about the territory’s emergency response system, programmes to serve “at-risk youth,”

Library Week kicks off

“Hola means hello. … Hola, mi amigo,” students of St. George’s Primary School sang on Monday at the Road Town Library.

Gas station owner shot in robbery attempt

A man was shot multiple times during a robbery attempt at about 10 p.m. Saturday at Domino service station in Baughers Bay, police said.

VG prepares for Easter Festival

Excitement is building for the Virgin Gorda Easter Festival, which will kick off on Saturday and last through Monday, organisers said.

Taxi drivers reflect on new rates

Five months after updated taxi fares went into effect in the territory, drivers and passengers seem used to the new prices.

Social sector plan almost complete

A comprehensive plan for the “social protection” of the Virgin Islands for the next 10 years is almost finished after the Social Development Department’s public meeting

Police meet with residents across VI

Police are criss-crossing the territory by land and sea this week, discussing matters of concern with community members on Tortola, Virgin Gorda and Anegada.

Business Briefs (April 14, 2011)

Virgin Islands The section of the 2010 Labour Code relating to workers’ retirement benefits

1940s VI video shown in UK

A bit of Virgin Islands history came to the United Kingdom last month.

VI attends climate change workshop

The Virgin Islands was among several European Union overseas territories represented at the “Islands and Adapting to Climate Change” workshop

CFD to host beach cleanup tomorrow

If you’re not sure how to celebrate Earth Day, Conservation and Fisheries Department officials are inviting you to join them for a beach cleanup in Baughers Bay tomorrow.