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Vaccine Wending Its Way Through V.I.

In the week since it became available in the Virgin Islands, more than 500 residents have received the Pfizer vaccine to fight against the novel coronavirus and stave off COVID-19, according to V.I. Health officials – all without apparent problems.

V.I. Justice Dept. Names New Defendants in Epstein Suit

The V.I. Justice Department has filed new charges in a year-old civil lawsuit against the estate of the late Jeffrey Epstein, adding names for some of the John Doe defendants.

UVI Offers Anti-Money Laundering Certificate Program

The 15-week online program will provide an overview of anti-money laundering, countering the financing of terrorism, and financial crimes prevention.

Governor Calls For Special Election After Judge Rules on Senator-Elect

ST. THOMAS -- Gov. Kenneth Mapp has called for a special election to be held to fill a vacant seat in the 32nd Legislature....
DIVI Carina Bay Resort and Casino (File photo)

Divi Casino Faces Two Week Closure and Fines

The V.I. Casino Control Commission imposed sanctions on the owners and operators of Divi Resort on Tuesday after they missed several deadlines to reopen rooms despite opening the casino, contrary to license restrictions.
VIPD patrol car. (Linda Morland photo)

Police Investigate Assault in Solberg

A man was treated Thursday night at the Schneider Regional Medical Center for injuries sustained during an assault the occurred in Estate Solberg, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Police Charge Acosta with Domestic Violence

Jose C Acosta (VIPD) The V.I. Police Department on Monday arrested 55-year-old Jose Acosta and charged him with two counts of simple assault/domestic battery, the...

Houston Mayor Proclaims March 31 as Houston Virgin Islands Association Day

March 31, 2021, will have a special meaning to Virgin Islanders living in Houston as it will be the first Houston Virgin Islands Association Day after the organization received a proclamation from Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner last week. 

Testamark Attends Correctional Leaders Association Southern Directors Conference

"These conferences create the opportunity to expand one's knowledge and find solutions to problems in correctional facilities..."

WICO Board Defends Its Havensight Management, Moves On

At the head of the table, WICO Chairman Joseph Boschulte says the company is moving forward. (Source photo by Bethaney Lee) The board of the...