October 30, 2020

Football: Concacaf statement/Cayman beat Barbados

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Cayman Islands beat Barbados at Truman Bodden Stadium Last Sunday (8) the Cayman Islands national men’s football team beat Barbados 3-2. This was their their second win in as many games to begin their CONCACAF Nations League campaign after beating the USVI in St Croix 2-0. Concacaf Statement Miami (Monday, September 9, 2019) – Concacaf […]

St Croix

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The Caribbean Island that’s quietly luring Americans away from the 50 states By NINA RUGGIERO from Travel leisure St. Croix Buck Island Nina Ruggiero When dreaming of a window-seat view on a flight to the Caribbean, one color comes to mind: blue. Or, more specifically, that sparkling turquoise-blue that can only be found in nature […]

interCaribbean announces Dominica to Tortola & St. Lucia Services English

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PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — interCaribbean Airways celebrating 26 years of continuous services, is pleased to announce new nonstop schedule services from Dominica to St Lucia and Tortola, with 1 stop easy connections via Tortola to St Thomas, St Croix, Sint Maarten, San Juan, Providenciales and Santo Domingo. Travelers can make […]

Bahamian master motivator celebrates 30 years in business

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From Caribbean News Now NASSAU, Bahamas — Bahamian born international motivational speaker, corporate trainer, bishop of motivation, customer service evangelist, talk show host and author, master motivator Spence Finlayson, is celebrating 30 years in business. Finlayson began his career as a motivational speaker in 1987 while working as an advertising sales consultant for BATELCO’s Yellow […]

USVI reports nine new zika cases

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From Caribbean News Now ST THOMAS, USVI — The US Virgin Islands (USVI) Department of Health (DOH) has reported nine new cases of zika in the territory. According to the weekly surveillance report, the total number of confirmed positive cases in the territory is now 65 — 19 cases on St Croix, 45 cases on […]

Two new zika cases confirmed in USVI – no reported cases in Cayman Islands

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No Zika cases reported in Cayman Islands Zika Virus Update as of 25 April 2016 From Cayman Islands Public Health Department The Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Samuel Williams Rodriguez, wishes to advise that as of Monday, 25 April 2016 there are no reported or confirmed cases of Zika virus in the Cayman Islands. There […]

Cayman Islands: Zika Virus Update as of 4 April, 2016.

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From The Cayman Islands Ministry of Health The Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Samuel Williams-Rodriguez, is advising the public that as of Monday 4 April, 2016 there are no reported or confirmed cases of Zika virus in the Cayman Islands. “Even though the virus continues to spread steadily throughout the region, as at Monday, […]

USVI governor denounces report in local media of private jet use

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From Caribbean News Now ST THOMAS, USVI — US Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth Mapp has responded to a story in local media claiming that he has racked up $87,000 so far in private jet service. The St Croix Avis on Thursday alleged that Mapp began charging private jet flights to the USVI government as of […]

Management plan [St Croix] for invasive lionfish open for public comment

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By Joy Blackburn From Virgin Islands Daily News ST. CROIX – Several years after the predatory, invasive Pacific lionfish showed up in territorial waters, a task force of federal agencies has developed a draft National Invasive Lionfish Prevention and Management Plan that is available for public comment. Members of the public can comment on the […]