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Sunday, September 20, 2020

Boschulte: Territory Ready To Reopen, Masks and Distancing Still Essential

Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte said he is confident that the Virgin Islands is properly prepared as it reopens its doors to leisure travel on Saturday after shutting down in August due to a spike in COVID-19 cases.

Bank Officer Kidnapped in Attempted Robbery

Friday morning a masked gunman abducted an officer of the Oriental Bank in Estate Diamond on St. Croix in an attempt to gain entrance to the bank and rob it, the V.I. Police Department reported.

V.I. Writer Recognized as Exceptional Voice for Young Adults

The accolades just keep piling up for Kacen Callender – and for good reason. At 30, this young author has accomplished more than many seasoned writers double their age.

Senators Express Confusion About Changes to GERS Bail Out Bill, But Pass it in a Close Vote

Confusion swept through the Legislature on Thursday during a special session at which senators were called to vote on changes to a debt refinancing bill that aims to rescue a fiscally crumbling pension system. By an 8-6 margin, the newly amended legislation narrowly passed.

Local News

STJ Residents Speak Out at Town Meeting on Economic Development, Tourism

If there’s anything that the hurricanes of 2017 and the current COVID-19 pandemic have demonstrated, it’s that the U.S. Virgin Islands needs to diversify its economy and become less dependent on tourism. But how exactly do we do that? 

COMMUNITY AND BUSINESS

GOVERNMENT AND POLICE NEWS

$8.9M Grant Earmarked for Safety Improvements at Territory’s Airports

The Virgin Islands Port Authority has submitted the required documents to receive an $8,859,506 Airport Improvement Program grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) via the Federal Aviation Administration.
  Brokered by   Islandia Real Estate  
  • Status:Expired
  • Type:Residential
  • Beds:5
  • Baths:6
  • MLS#:16-241
  • Year Built:2016
  • Square Footage:10,000
  • Lot Acres:2.19