CARIBBEAN POSH WEEKEND 2024: CELEBRATING SUCCESS AND SISTERHOOD ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN

The Caribbean Posh Weekend 2024 concluded with resounding success, solidifying its reputation as the ultimate gathering for Caribbean and Caribbean American women. From June 28-30, 2024, Harbor 360 Yacht Haven Grande in St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, hosted a transformative experience filled with empowerment, celebration, and inspiration. The highlight of this year’s event was … Continued

RITEWAY CHARITY REINTRODUCES LOCAL CHARITY BUTTON

In a recent announcement RTW announced the reintroduction of its charity button which specifically benefits local charities in the Virgin Islands. The statement said, “At Roadtown Wholesale Trading Limited, we believe in giving back to our community. That’s why we are proud to reintroduce our Charity Button to the community.” The Charity Button is a … Continued

COMMUNITY OUTRAGED OVER ACQUITTAL OF ASHAN WESTCOTT; CALLS FOR JUSTICE FOR NICKERA SMITH. CROWN PRESENTED WEAK EVIDENCE

Ashan Westcott was on Wednesday June 26th, 2024 set free in the High Court, after his attorney, Israel Bruce, successfully made a “no case submission.” A ‘no case submission’ is a legal argument asserting that the prosecution had insufficient evidence to warrant a trial or conviction. Upon hearing the submission and reviewing the case, the … Continued

BVIHSA & MINISTRY OF HEALTH LAUNCH CATCH-UP VACCINATION CLINIC

The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Social Development, announces the immediate launch of the jointly organized Catch-Up Vaccination Clinics. These urgent clinics are crucial for children who have missed either their first or second dose of their MMR vaccine, along with other essential immunizations and … Continued

ANTHONY CLARKE ASSUMES THE PRESIDENCY OF THE ROTARY CLUB OF ROAD TOWN

The Rotary Club of Road Town (RCRT) announces the induction of Mr. Anthony Clarke as the President for the 2024/2025 Rotary Year. Mr. Clarke assumes this position following the successful tenure of Dr. Robert “Storm” Wright as the Immediate Past President. Alongside Mr. Clarke, the Club’s incoming board members installed, represents a dedicated group of … Continued

BVI HEALTH SRVICES AUTHORITY CELEBRATES GLOBAL RECOGNITION FOR “BE MINDFUL MENTAL HEALTH CAMPAIGN.”

The BVI Health Services Authority’s (BVIHSA) Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services continues to receive grand recognition for its “Be Mindful” mental health campaign. The team has received kudos from both the World Psychiatric Association (WPA) and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA). Both nods of recognition were in response to the 2023 series … Continued

70TH EMANCIPATION FESTIVAL TO OPEN AT NEW SITE

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board & Film Commission (BVITBFC) is thrilled to announce that the festival village for the 70th Virgin Islands Emancipation Festival (Rena’s Festiville) will be relocated to the lot behind the Ralph T. O’Neal Central Administration Complex.  The relocation to this new site, which was the venue for the recently concluded … Continued