New face The Beacon welcomes a new addition to its editorial staff.
Is the proposed improvement to the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport a “done deal” or a “work in progress”? You decide.
On March 29, I attended the second of two public meetings held
Surfing Cane (sort of) Two weeks ago in this column, I vowed to do my best to surf at Cane Garden Bay
Different queen A Beaconite attending the annual Spanish Town Fisherman’s Jamboree
Road Town needs planning, work We are pleased that the new government appears to be revisiting the 2007 Road Town Improvement Project, a comprehensive report whose recommendations could greatly improve …
Boy, oh boy! Dickson Igwe still wants to fly big jets into Beef Island.
Since the end of the global recession in 2009,
“Everywhere we go! The people want to know!
There comes a time you’ve got to call a spade a spade.
The marmalade contest in the United Kingdom
Resolutions anyone? Most people make resolutions for themselves, but luckily for the Virgin Islands I’m not so selfish.
Misunderstanding A Beaconite was happy to work on New Year’s Eve,
2012 holds promise, challenges As the holidays wind down, the territory should roll up its sleeves
I’m writing to add to my letter of last week, “Proposed ferry terminal draws fire.”
When I tout how wonderful the beautiful Virgin Islands are to my friends back in the United States,
I was pleased to see Sir Richard Branson making his case for bringing the lemurs to Mosquito Island.
If build it, they will come… eventually So now everyone’s complaining about the proposed West End ferry terminal. They say that it’s way too big.
Young workers While attending the Fort Purcell cleanup last weekend, a Beaconite was truly impressed by the skill and speed of the various volunteers
A voice crying in the wilderness A recent report by Complaints Commissioner Elton Georges brought to light egregious problems with a government programme that subsidises new connections to the electricity …
I have the following comments on the proposed ferry terminal at West End.
Ten contractors to fix a sports field! I ask you!
It’s interesting how on occasions when you set about to do something for all the right reasons it can backfire on you.
Fresh voices welcome in upcoming elections We were encouraged to learn that many of the territory’s young people have registered to vote in recent months.
Holiday schedule The Beacon office will be closed on Friday for the holiday honouring the royal wedding. Next week’s advertising and editorial deadlines will remain the same. Beaconites hope residents …