Archive | July, 2016

St. Croix Hosts Little League Baseball Caribbean Regional Tournament

For the first time in more than a decade, St. Croix is hosting the Little League Baseball Caribbean Regional Tournament at Canegata Ballpark.  It began July 16 and concludes tomorrow,...

Buying / Selling Vehicles on St. Croix

When you make the move to St. Croix, one of the first things you’ll want to check off your to-do list is buying a vehicle (if you didn’t ship one), as rentals are pricey....

St. Croix’s Restaurant balter Hits Its Stride

It’s noon on a Tuesday.  From the street, balter appears locked up and shuttered.  Not a soul in sight.  But beyond the back kitchen door, the team is busy with prep work....

Characters of the Caribbean: Chef Digby Stridiron

1. What is your favorite place on St. Croix and why? Salt River Bay is the most important place to me.  Growing up in Mon Bijou, that’s where I went to the beach.  The history...

2016 Mango Melee Winners Announced

The annual Mango Melee festival was held Sunday, July 10 at the St. George Village Botanical Gardens on St. Croix.  The largest crowd on record filled the garden to see every variety...

St. Croix Caterers and Chefs

Whether it’s for a wedding of 300, party of 30 or anniversary dinner for two, sometimes the hands-off approach is best when it comes to cuisine.  The next time you host on St....

St. Croix Bartender Brings Home Gold from Taste of the Caribbean Competition

St. Croix-based Bartender Frank Robinson of Zion Modern Kitchen (Christiansted), recently brought home a gold medal from the regional Taste of the Caribbean competition in Miami. ...