Archive | May, 2014

Caribbean Dance Company Recital Showcases Local Talent

The Caribbean Dance Company, celebrating 37 years on-island, produced recitals on Friday, May 23 and Saturday, May 24 at the St. Croix Educational Complex Auditorium.  Performances...

VI Zoning & Subdivision Code Revision – For Public Review

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Culinary Excellence in the Caribbean

The St. Croix Food & Wine Experience is an annual fundraiser for the St. Croix Foundation which showcases the range of culinary talent on-island.  Held every April, this week of...

Why the Water is Bluer in St. Croix

What do St. Croix residents love most about living in paradise?  The tropical weather and the turquoise water.  While the standard forecast is 88 degrees and sunny with only a ten...

Dolphins Swim Team Hosts International Water Safety Day

Today the St. Croix Dolphins Swim Team hosted events around International Water Safety Day.  The mission is to raise awareness about drowning and how to prevent it.  Olympic swimmer...

Local Authors Steve Myrvang and Joanne Jurgich Publish New Title

St. Croix Authors Steve Myrvang and Joanne Jurgich published “A Close Reach” in late March.  This title is a sequel to their first book “A Broad Reach,” which...

Nigel Marven Films Sea Turtle Nesting at Sandy Point

Famed naturalist, film-maker and author Nigel Marven made a visit to St. Croix last weekend to film for a Caribbean conservation documentary.  Marven visited Sandy Point Beach to...

Children’s Color Run in Christiansted Kicks Off Triathlon Weekend

The V.I. Track & Field Federation hosted their annual children’s run on Friday at the start of the Jump-Up Festival in Christiansted.  More than 200 children ages 13 and...

St. Croix to Host Ironman Triathlon

The 26th Annual St. Croix Ironman 70.3 mile race will take place tomorrow, sponsored primarily by Captain Morgan.  Up for grabs are 30 spots in the Ironman Hawaii event and 40 spots...

St. Croix Environmental Association Hosts Litter Pick-Up Event on Triathlon Route

Last weekend the St. Croix Environmental Association (SEA) hosted their annual Crucian Litter Elimination Act Now (CLEAN) event.  More than 200 volunteers picked-up trash along the...