St. Thomas News
SEABORNE MERGER WITH VIEQUES: Seaborne Airlines, which already has an interline agreement with Jet Blue, now has a codeshare agreeement with Vieques Air Link (VAL) also. SAN JUAN —Seaborne Airlines and Vieques Air Link, two of Puerto Rico’s leading airlines, said today it now has a distribution partnership and codeshare
Boxing Event In St. Thomas To Celebrate Life of Ali … And Seeks To End Gun Violence In The Territory
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — We Grow Food, Inc. is hosting an historic event on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Bordeaux Farmers’ Market from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Organizers said that the “event is dedicated to the youth of the Virgin Islands with a focus on reducing and ceasing gun violence especially amongst our young
OSWALD HARRIS COURT CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police tonight are investigating a shooting that caused property damage to an apartment and a vehicle in Oswald Harris Court on Sunday morning. Police were dispatched to the area of Oswald Harris Court about 4:45 a.m in reference to shots being fired. Upon arrival,
Average Airfare To Top Destinations In Our Region Is Down This Winter … Can The Territory Keep Pace?
SAN JUAN — The allure of the Caribbean and Mexico is undeniable for many Americans seeking a warm and sunny reprieve from another brutal winter. Fortunately, airfare to some of the most popular destinations throughout the region is down this winter, according to data from Airlines Reporting Corp. Based on
MIAMI — Not all reefs are created equal, a distinction that fish seem to recognize but until now scientists largely overlooked. In a study published Wednesday in the journal Science Advances, researchers found that if managed properly, Caribbean reefs could support from 60 to 90 percent more sharks, rays and
USVI Capt. Joe Brugos Photo Credits: K. Grimes CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The United States Virgin Islands Rugby Football Union (USVIRFU) is pleased to announce that they will host a Collegiate Seven’s Rugby Tournament, called “Rugby Paradise Smash,” on March 25th, 2017 at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas
Two Beaches In St. Croix Fail Water Quality Testing: Buccaneer Hotel Beach Fails For Third Time in 35 Days
THIRD TIME IS NOT A CHARM: For the Buccaneer Hotel beach which DPNR said is not safe for swimming or fishing for the third time in about one month. CHRISTIANSTED — For the third time in 35 days, the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) has warned the public
Rash of Crimes Plague St. Thomas In One Night: Attempted Drive-By Shooting Murder, Attempted Rape And Robbery Reported On Thursday
SUGAR ESTATE AREA OF ST. THOMAS: Where police said the robbery took place in downtown Charlotte Amalie. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The island of St. Thomas was under siege by criminals on Thursday who tried to shoot someone to death from a car; rape a woman as she went jogging in
‘OLD PUMP HOUSE’: Near the Ron de Lugo Federal Building on Veteran’s Drive near the Virgin Islands Legislature. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas woman told police that a man tried to rape her after ambushing her near the old Pump house by the Ron de Lugo Federal Building downtown.
VIPD: Another Drive-By Shooting At The 1st Stop Gas Station in St. Thomas … Wounded Man Left For Dead
1ST STOP GAS STATION: Site of another shooting on St. Thomas, according to the VIPD. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was shot in a drive-by shooting and left for dead near a gas station that has been the site of at least one fatal shooting in the last