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Expedited FEMA Funding Supports Recovery in the U.S. Virgin Islands

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided more than $41 million in expedited funding to support efforts by...

Caneel Closes for Season; Plans 2019 Comeback

NORTH SHORE -- Extensive damage caused by two major hurricanes has led the owners of Caneel Bay Resort to call off the coming winter...

Linemen Injured During St. John Carjacking Attempt

Two linemen from a stateside contractor were injured during an early morning carjacking attempt in Cruz Bay on Monday. Three linemen were getting ready to...

“We Got the Power!”

Cool Sessions’ lead singer Tishelle Knight broke into song on Friday afternoon for good reason: For the first time since Hurricane Irma hit on...

Two Benefit Concerts for St. John School of the Arts Will...

As of October 16, all St. John children are back in school, but students at the island’s only public school are attending classes on...

Senior Center on St. John Provides Meals

Friday the 13th did not start out well as a workday for Brenda Tyrell, manager of the St. Ursula’s Senior Center at the Anglican...

Official Briefings Outline STJ Recovery Process

John Covell was one of the first FEMA officials to arrive on St. John the week following Hurricane Irma.  When he said farewell on...

Building for Resilience

Governor Kenneth Mapp’s announcement Monday of a new 18-member advisory group may not have sent pulses racing throughout the wider community, but it should,...

Gov. Mapp predicts Cruz Bay power by next week

Gov. Kenneth Mapp said he's hoping to see electricity restored in Cruz  Bay by next week. The territory's chief executive made that prediction while...

FriendsVINP Seeks to Expand Access to Park

Featured content for St. John Tradewinds and Virgin Islands Source. A press release from the National Park Service dated October 6 states that the Virgin...

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