Posts In Category

Breaking News

At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Croix News

CHRISTIANSTED — Sunday, May 15, 2016 at about 4:26 a.m., the 911 Emergency Call Center received a report shots fired in the vicinity of Diamond Crest Plaza near Sunny Isle. Preliminary information revealed that police recovered casings spent from many different calibers. There was property damaged during the incident including

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsCaribbean NewsPuerto Rico NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

SAN JUAN — According to the International Labor Organization and the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), unemployment is set to rise in the Latin America and Caribbean labor markets. The U.N. organizations state that the evolution of labor markets in Latin America and the Caribbean during

Read More
2016 Presidential ElectionAt VIFreepBreaking NewsNational NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. Thomas NewsTerritorial Affairs

CHRISTIANSTED —Republican Party of the Virgin Islands chairman John Canegata on Sunday questioned the moral character of Bill and Hillary Clinton on the eve of the former president’s speech at Island Center on St. Croix. “After being rejected by Democrats in 20 primary and caucus contests for a 74-year-old socialist

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police say a 14-year-old is the latest person to be shot in a drive-by shooting in broad daylight — this time near a shopping area on St. Thomas on Saturday morning. The most recent incident was reported to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) on  Saturday, May

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas NewsTerritorial Affairs

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett is encouraging Virgin Island students to write the President of the United States asking him to visit the Virgin Islands before he leaves office in 2017. Students who elect to participate in the Congresswoman’s letter writing initiative will be asked to write a one

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Friday, May 13, 2016 at approximately 2:30pm, officers from the Investigation Unit responded to a report of a robbery that took place in the vicinity of 1st Avenue in Estate Thomas. Upon arrival to the scene, officers made contact with the victim who stated that while walking

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Thomas News

[wpedon id=”23995″ align=”left”] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 28-year-old St. Thomas man was shot near the Tutu Hi Rise, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). Thursday, May 12, 2016 at approximately 8:25am, the 911 emergency center dispatched officers to the vicinity of Tutu Hi Rise in reference to a

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsConsumer NewsHumanitarian NewsSt. Croix News

CHRISTIANSTED — The family of Creola Jones is appealing to Virgin Islanders to help in the search for the missing woman. The 41-year-old disappeared after arriving on the island of St. Croix with her husband. She did not call her mother as often as she used too and after several

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCaribbean NewsInternational NewsTourism News

HAVANA — Cuba and the United States will meet next week for a third round of talks on improving relations, the Castro regime said on Thursday, adding that the two former Cold War foes were not yet negotiating their multibillion-dollar claims against one another. A bilateral commission will meet next

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsConsumer NewsHealth NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHRISTIANSTED — The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) put supermarkets in the territory on notice that “deplorable” conditions will no longer be tolerated. DLCA Commissioner Devin Carrington said that unclean floors, rotting food on the shelves and many other dangerous and unsanitary conditions visible in Virgin Islands supermarkets

Read More