VITEMA works to keep territory prepared through hurricane season

Staying prepared through hurricane season that’s the focus of the Virgin Islands Emergency Management Agency as they host events throughout the peak season.  Last week VITEMA hosted a table top exercise focusing on operational readiness and a hurricane preparedness checklist.  They met with federal, territorial and private sector partners. They analyzed gaps and emergency evacuation […]

More on the protests against WAPA

Tired, frustrated and loud. These were just some of the emotions felt by people in St. Thomas as they crowded around Barbel Plaza on Wednesday morning.  “We have constant electrical outages, we have fluctuations right so we want to say that the people can’t bear the burden,” Anna Francis from St. Thomas said Wednesday. Anna […]

FL man arrested in the USVI for forging and cashing several checks belonging to the Virgin Islands Port Authority Marine-Revenue

A Florida man is arrested for forging several checks and cashing them here in the US Virgin Islands.  39-year-old Alain Rodriquez was arrested after he was found cashing, possessing and forging several checks belonging to the Virgin Islands Port Authority Marine-Revenue.  This after an employee of Virgin Islands Port Authority reported that several checks belonging […]