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Jennie Ogden, left, editor of GoToStCroix.com, and Wendy Solomon, owner of the website, in their downtown Christiansted office. (Source photo by Elisa McKay)

GoToStCroix Celebrates 20 Years as a Window to the Big Island

GoToStCroix has been promoting the destination of the big island since 1999. This business continues moving folks in the right direction via its website, blog, pocket map and web cam – even in times of social distancing and COVID-19.

V.I. Closer to 24-Hour Testing; Bryan Announces Day of Prayer

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. addressed a mixed bag of concerns from the public Wednesday, gave updates on closures and called for a territorial Day of Prayer on Monday, March 30.
Chris Stanton skippered Margaret, an Alerion 27, and won the non-spinnaker class of the 2020 St. Croix International Regatta. (Photo by Chelcie Stanton)

Higby and Stanton Win Their Weight in Rum at STX Regatta

The St. Croix Yacht Club hosted its 27th annual international regatta this weekend and attracted top Virgin Island racers along with spectators, old salts and party lovers.
From left, FEMA Federal Coordinating Officer Bill Vogel, Office of Disaster Recovery Executive Director Adrienne Williams-Octalien, Education Department Chief Operating Officer Dionne Wells-Hedrington, Education Commissioner Racquel Berry Benjamin and Government House spokesman Richard Motta announce Monday the approval of industry standards that will guide the reconstruction of new schools in the territory. (Source photo by James Gardner)

Industry Standards Will ‘Transform’ V.I. Education, Officials Say

V.I. Education Department officials announced that a set of industry standards that will drive the long-awaited construction of new schools throughout the territory has been approved by federal regulators.
At a news conference where the territory street naming project was discussed, Shayla Solomon introduces Lt. Gov. Tregenza Roach, SIA Director Chris George and director of Corporations and Trademarks Denise Johannes. (Source photo by Susan Ellis)

Street Naming Moving Forward; Street Signs Coming

Streets in Frederiksted and Charlotte Amalie have been named or renamed, and within the next year and a half it is possible that street signs will pop up throughout the territory, the director of Lt. Gov. Tregenza Roach’s Street Addressing Initiative said.

New Alexander Theater to Revitalize Christiansted’s Sunday Market Square

Historic Sunday Market Square will come alive with the opening of the “New Alexander Theater” in downtown Christiansted. The St. Croix Foundation has officially been approved to renovate and retrofit the “Old Alexander Theater.”
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Op-Ed: Imagine Everyone Had a Safe Place to Be and Someone...

Imagine we were as a community able to come together and create a village where everyone is safe, where the marginalized among us had shelter and food and most important, people who cared about them.
Alvaro de Marichalar and his 11 foot personal water cract, Numancia, at Shell Beach, St. Barths in January. (Photo provided by the deMarichalar team)

Álvaro de Marichalar Tours World by Water Scooter, Stops on STX

Álvaro de Marichalar departed Seville, Spain, at 5 p.m. on Aug. 10, 2019, to circumnavigate the globe. The place, time and date were no accident. The 58-year-old de Marichalar will present a lecture Friday on St. Croix.
A Park Service crew from Maryland repairs and paints approximately 25,000 square feet of the exterior walls of Fort Christiansvaern. (Source photo by Don Buchanan)

C’sted Fort Closed This Week, Will Reopen with Refurbished Gate

“Long overdue” refurbishing of Fort Christiansvaern in Christiansted has caused the St. Croix landmark to be closed this week as the massive gate is put back in position.
Senators and members of the Cabinet congratulate Gov. Albert Bryan, Jr. after his second State of the Territory Address Monday night. (Source photo by James Gardner)

Senators: State of Territory ‘Upbeat,’ but Lacks Details

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr.’s second State of the Territory address was met with mixed reviews from senators, who described it as “enthusiastic” and “upbeat,” but lacking details on education and crime fighting initiatives, among other things.





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