Comments invited on climate trustee hopefuls

Until Sept. 16, Virgin Islands residents are invited to submit comments on the suitability of applicants for the Climate Change Trust Fund Board of Trustees.

Cabinet appoints BVITB members

Cabinet has approved the reappointment of Russell Harrigan as chairman of the BVI Tourist Board until 2020, government announced Monday.

Incinerator back on stream

The waste incinerator at Pockwood Pond, which had been shut down since mid-April, is once again burning trash.

EE/LL Festival marches through its 61st year

Movine Fahie has marched in the East End/ Long Look Emancipation Festival parade since 1965, each year dressing in different costumes designed to highlight special aspects of the territory.

Hundreds attend August Monday Parade

Reginald Andrew left the Virgin Islands with his parents when he was just 3 years old, but he has returned each summer specifically for the August Monday Parade.

Fun in the sun

The sun was searing on Saturday, but children attending the 2016 Kiddies Fiesta at H. Lavity Stoutt Community College didn’t seem to mind.

Cops up numbers for Festival season

To help ensure safety, several police officers have been assigned to the streets during the August Emancipation Festival season, according to the Police Information Office.

Sex offenders get treatment in prison

The Virgin Islands now has its first accredited sex offender treatment programme, according to Government Information Services.

Building your dream the right way

Some people think that buying land for a new home is as easy as finding a visually appealing property at an affordable price.

Work set to begin next week on EE dock

Work to repair the decrepit Red Bay Fishermen’s Dock in East End is scheduled to begin Tuesday as part of the Fat Hogs Bay Harbour Development Project, officials said.

It’s official: VI now chairing OCTA

Premier Dr. Orlando Smith recently launched his chairmanship of the Overseas Countries and Territories Association during an April 1-2 visit to Brussels, Belgium.