BVI SEES THREE SUDDEN DEATHS IN LESS THAN ONE WEEK

Investigations are ongoing into the sudden death of three residents across the territory within the last week. The most recent victim was discovered dead today, September 20th on what would have been his 60th birthday. Acting information officer of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force, Akia Thomas said “I can confirm a report of an … Continued

THE BVI PORTS AUTHORITY UNVEILS NEW BRAND!

GIS Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has said that  maintaining  the Virgin Islands’ port services is a key part of the Territory’s economic rebooting following the unveiling a new brand that will be the face of the British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA). The Premier while addressing the launch of the … Continued

ELMORE STOUTT HIGH SCHOOL RECEIVES ADDITIONAL MUSIC EQUIPMENT

GIS The Elmore Stoutt High School Music Department now has additional music equipment following a donation from Maples Group and Unite BVI. The equipment was donated to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture by Maples Group, which also donated an additional $12,500, and Unite BVI’s donation of $4,270 towards the project … Continued

SCHOOLS NOW ALLOWED TO REOPEN FOR IN-PERSON SESSIONS

GIS All private schools, daycare centers, pre-schools and colleges will now be able to reopen for in person sessions. Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fishers and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley said during his Update on the reopening of Schools this evening that Cabinet received the HEOC COVID-19 Situation Report … Continued

BREAKING NEWS: JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINGSBURG DEAD AT 87!

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Gingsburg died today Friday, the court announced. She was 87. Ginsburg was appointed in 1993 by President Bill Clinton and in recent years served as the most senior member of the court’s liberal wing consistently delivering progressive votes on the most divisive social issues of the day, including abortion rights, same-sex … Continued

ST. CROIX: KIDNAPPING OF BANK MANAGER ENDS WITH ASSAILANT BEING CHASED BY POLICE

VI CONSORTIUM (ST. CROIX) – V.I.P.D. Public Information Officer Toby Derima announced Friday night that today’s kidnapping and bank robbery suspect managed to evade police after leading officers on a high-speed chase. Mr. Derima said the last known location of the suspect was in the Annaly Bay area, where he managed to evade capture.  The Consortium … Continued