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Sea Turtles Really Dig Buck Island

The National Park Service celebrates its thirty-first year of research on the seaturtles nesting at Buck Island Reef National Monument. The National Park Service along with ourpartner agencies (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, USVI DPNR Division of Fish and Wildlife, VICZM St. Croix East End Marine Park, and The Nature Conservancy) would like to take

By |2018-10-09T08:43:15+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Mapp Likes Business Community Feedback About Port Development

U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth E. Mapp is heartened by the feedback received from the St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce on his administration’s plans to stimulate economic activity across the district. Following a recent meeting of a subcommittee of the St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce, Governor Mapp observed plans for infrastructure upgrades and

By |2018-10-04T15:01:05+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Business, Government, News, Politics|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Potter Wants Property Owners to Pay Taxes On Time

Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter reminds the public that the 2018 Property Tax bills issued to all property owners on record as of January 1, 2018 will become delinquent if not paid by September 28, 2018. Property Tax bills may be paid online at the Office of the Lieutenant Governor’s website at https://propertytax.vi.gov. However, payment plans

By |2018-10-07T08:47:27+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Government, News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Tyrone Lake of the U.S. Virgin Islands Wins Children’s Environmental Poster Competition

Tyrone Lake of the U.S. Virgin Islands is the winner of the Junior Division of the 2018 Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Foundation Children’s Environmental Poster Competition. The 11-year-old Alexander Henderson Elementary School honor roll student topped the regional competition with a poster entitled ‘Present and Future’, which focused on disaster preparation and environmental preservation. The

VI Tourism Helps St. Croix Businesses Treat Cruise Ship Passengers Nicely

Three days of training for tourism industry professionals helped boost tourism to even greater heights in the United States Virgin Islands. Offered by Aquila’s Center for Cruise Excellence and supported by the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism during National Travel & Tourism Week (May 6 to 12, 2018), “Customer Service & Frontline Training” sessions

By |2018-10-07T08:38:12+00:00May 4th, 2018|Categories: Business, News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Taste of St. Croix at Divi Carina Bay Resort Postponed

The 2018 Taste of St. Croix’s Committee announces that this year’s event is postponed until further notice due to the island-wide damages of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. We made every effort to make this highly anticipated event happen as scheduled. However, our venue, The Divi Carina Bay Resort was badly damaged. Many of our restaurant partners

By |2018-10-07T08:38:32+00:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Food, News|Tags: , , |0 Comments