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What was supposed to be a weekend business trip to St. Thomas ended up being a near-death experience for Christopher Sealey.
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected mental health as the effort to combat the virus's spread left people feeling isolated and alone, according to the participants in a virtual discussion about the psychological impacts of COVID-19.
Virgin Islanders weighed in on the future of tourism and economic development Wednesday night in the last of three virtual town halls hosted by the UVI Center for Excellence in Leadership and Learning.
New confirmed COVID-19 infections continue to trickle in, but the curve remains low and flat, indicating social distancing measures are continuing to work when everyone cooperates.
This year, St. Thomas’ celebrated Dolla Fo’ Dolla tour is going the way of many museums and art galleries and will be hosted entirely online.
The launch of a new screening program at the U.S. Virgin Island’s airports discovered one COVID-positive person traveling to St. Croix, according to officials. Since Sunday, a total of 34 tests have been conducted, officials said.
As school officials kick off the first week of virtual classes for the 2020 fall semester, some parents say they are still grappling with the “new normal.”
Caribbean Cinemas on St. Thomas and St. Croix will reopen on Thursday, Sept. 17, the company announced. The theater chain says it will follow the guidelines and recommendations presented by the V.I. government.
Recent predictions by one national data center that put the territory as a leader in COVID-related deaths per capita are based on a “single source that is frequently criticized,” according to Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion.
Several V.I. Police Department personnel have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past weeks, and the police department closed Zone A Command in Charlotte Amalie for comprehensive cleaning over the past weekend.