Posts In Category

St. Croix News

At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Croix News

Subway Restaurant in Orange Grove Friday CHRISTIANSTED – For the second time in three weeks, a fast food restaurant on Miracle Mile was robbed at gunpoint by two masked men, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to the Subway restaurant in Estate Orange

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Croix News

         Estate Hermon Hill in St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – A man was kidnapped and held hostage in his own home in Estate Hermon Hill Friday night, according ot the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to a house in Hermon Hill after a burglary was

Read More
At VIFreepEnvironmental NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

             Sue Parten CHARLOTTE AMALIE — An engineer who specializes in waste management has written to the 31st Legislature asking it to address the “urgent planning and infrastructure management needs” that have been brought on by the worst drought since 1951. Sue Parten, the principal engineer of Community Environmental Services

Read More
At VIFreepBusiness NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas NewsTourism News

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – Royal Caribbean hopes those looking for a job won’t let a new opportunity pass them by. The cruise company is planning to bring aboard more than 200 people by the end of the year. The salary for the full time positions range from $9.79 to $14.33 per

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsEntertainment NewsSports NewsSt. Croix News

Do you have a need for speed? Then you have something in common with San Antonio Spurs superstar Tim Duncan. Duncan’s custom-car joint, BlackJack Speed Shop, is hosting the BlackJack Speed Shop Arm Drop event, which runs from 3 p.m. to 12 a.m. today at the San Antonio Raceway (3641

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsSt. Croix News

CHRISTIANSTED – Two drive-by shootings were reported by police – each of them after St. Croix was plunged into darkness during the passing of Tropical Storm Erika last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The first incident happened in Estate Sion Farm and the second one – less

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

CHRISTIANSTED – Stores in town were closed during the early morning business hours Friday as residents struggled to adjust to life without electricity in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika. Power was restored by the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority at 10:48 a.m. Most lost power at 7:40 p.m.

Read More
At VIFreepSports NewsSt. Croix News

  Rakeem Christmas INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers have officially filled out their 15-man roster for the 2015-16 season. Their team has all been signed to guaranteed contracts. On Tuesday, the Pacers had the signings of the following players become official: St. Croix’s Rakeem Christmas, Glenn Robinson III, Shayne Whittington,

Read More
At VIFreepSports NewsSt. Croix News

SAN ANTONIO – Spurs legend Tim Duncan of St. Croix is nearing the end of his career, and analyst Jeff Van Gundy thinks the future Hall of Famer is capable of occupying a new role: NBA coach. In an interview on ESPN Radio, Jeff Van Gundy—who compiled a 430-318 record during 11 seasons as

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBritish Virgin Islands NewsPuerto Rico NewsSint Maarten NewsSt. Croix NewsSt. John NewsSt. Thomas News

  FREDERIKSTED – With this week’s arrival of Tropical Storm Erika, the folks at NOAA saw an opportunity to put the NASA Global Hawk unmanned aircraft into action to improve information gathering on severe weather. Scientists and pilots are now ready to start the NOAA-led mission to improve hurricane forecasts

Read More