Schanfarber launches campaign

Robert Max Schanfarber has launched his campaign for senator from St. Thomas—St. John in the April 8 special election. Schanfarber, the Republican nominee, has a campaign website up and running at

The local entrepreneur will introduce legislation repealing the so-called Sin Tax on day one. He also pledged to never support a tax increase . . . → Read More: Schanfarber launches campaign

GOP convention selects nominees, elects officers

It was standing room-only at the first Virgin Islands Republican Territorial Convention in living memory.

The confab, held Saturday morning at the Windward Passage Hotel on St. Thomas, brought together Republicans from across St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas to select the nominees of the Republican National Committee-recognized state party for the Virgin . . . → Read More: GOP convention selects nominees, elects officers