Virgin Islands pride was the main ingredient during June 6-10 as the USVI Culinary Team won silver overall at the Taste of the Caribbean competition in Miami, Fla. Teammates proved their skill and passion for local flavor, and they also won the Best Representation of Caribbean Cuisine
As part of the preparedness measures conducted in the beginning of the Hurricane Season, the American Red Cross of the Virgin Islands (ARC VI) will have various events to recruit new volunteers to the organization on St. Thomas and St. John.
The Hurricane Season begins June 1, and preparation is the best protection against the dangers. The American Red Cross of the Virgin Islands (ARC VI) encourages the community to ask themselves how prepared they are and to take the necessary steps to get ready.
On Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, the American Legion District No. 10 will do its part to honor American veterans. The district has several events planned for Memorial Day, according to District Commander Charles David.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored two organizations from the U.S. Virgin Islands with Environmental Champion Awards for their achievements in protecting public health and the environment -- the Gifft Hill School and Clean Sweep Frederiksted.
The Disability Rights Center of the Virgin Islands in collaboration with its partners, the Virgin Islands Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities and the Virgin Islands Developmental Disabilities Council, along with the V.I. State Rehabilitation Council will host a Ridersh