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Citizens Petitioning Federal Government to Return Tax to Territory

Randolph Thomas, a government retiree, is familiar with the financial challenges the territory faces, is circulating a petition asking the federal government to pay what he estimates as $7 billion it owes the territory in unpaid excise taxes.

Local Photographer and Model Duo Highlight New USVI Madras Fabric in Latest Photoshoot

Brian Everett Francis, along with his project partner, Camelia Febres, included the new USVI Madras in their latest photoshoot hoping to bring more exposure and attention to the fabric

For Decades, Andre Wright Has Had a Hand in Every Big V.I. Project

V.I. governors, senators and commissioners come and go. But the need for expert advice never ceases. These financial consultants and their firms play huge, behind the scenes roles.

Farmers, Business People Offer Input on Territorial Agriculture Plan

Farmers have a variety of suggestions for what should be in the U.S. Virgin Islands' agriculture plan, but as much as any one thing, they'd like to see consistency, not a plan that bends with the changing administrations.

CSU Updates Forecast for Busy Hurricane Season, Adds One More Storm

Hurricane researchers at Colorado State University on Thursday updated their forecast for the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, not only sticking with their prediction for an above-average but adding one to their expected total number of named storms.

V.I.’s Tim Duncan Makes a Rare Speech a Year After Being Inducted into the NBA Hall of Fame

Basketball superstar Tim Duncan took the stage in mid May to offer his emotional Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech to a socially distanced live audience that included at least three Virgin Islanders

VIGL Deal Amendment Allows St. Croix Track Reconstruction to Move Forward

While the government continues to iron out an agreement for St. Thomas, an amendment to the original deal with VIGL for the operation and management of both local race tracks has allowed for the reconstruction of the Randall “Doc” James Racetrack to start immediately.

On Memorial Day, American Legion Remembers the USVI’s Fallen

American Legion members came out to commemorate the territory's fallen service members over this weekend.

Proposed STT Sports Facilities Gaining Momentum as F’sted Stadium Languishes

While the proposed sports facility project in Frederiksted, the Paul E. Joseph Stadium, has languished for a decade, the proposal for a sports facility on St. Thomas appears to be gaining steam.

Senators Question Accessibility of Sports Camps, Effectiveness of Youth-Based Police Programs

Parents who want to have a child attend one of the Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation summer camps this year should not hesitate.

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