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Company House Hotel Makes Elegant Comeback

One of the old grande dames of downtown Christiansted came back to life Thursday night. In a soft opening at 2 Company St., Caravelle Hotel...

Unified Board’s First Election Exposes Continuing Rifts

The 2018 election season was the first time that the Virgin Islands Election Board had to execute the elections as one unit, but key...

Senate Panel Votes to Spend $5 Million that May Not Exist for Projects of...

A senate committee added $2 million in on-paper appropriations to buy vans for drug treatment, to a bill appropriating another $3 million to build...

Senate Re-Enacting Probate Reforms

The U.S. Virgin Islands inched closer to re-adopting uniform probate laws in line with most stateside jurisdictions Thursday with a committee sending legislation enacting...

2018 Hurricane Season Closes Quietly

The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season that officially concluded Friday was a relatively calm one for the Caribbean, and for Virgin Islanders still rebuilding after...

V.I. Overboard Part 1 – Territory has a Fever for Commissions and Boards

Originally published Dec. 30, 2016 this was updated Nov. 29, 2018 to add the  Citizens Advisory Council on Mental Illness, Alcoholism and Drug Dependency  Have...

PSC Votes to Consider Payments for Disaster Loan in Future WAPA Base Rates

The Public Services Commission approved on Thursday a motion that essentially means it agrees to let the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority pay...

Police Report Progress on Consent Decree; Corrections Still Faces Challenges

Two USVI law enforcement agencies working to make reforms spelled out in federal consent decrees presented varying levels of compliance at hearings in District...

Triathlon Returns to St. Croix Sunday

The event that helped put St. Croix on the international athletics map – the triathlon – returns Saturday, a year after it was declared...

Baseball Pros Offer Free Youth Clinics to Aspiring Athletes

It’s great to have a dream, but understanding how to set goals and being deliberate in achieving them are the keys to making that...