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Taxi driver wrestles gun away from robber

A robber in Belize City chose the wrong taxi this morning when he approached the Pound Yard Taxi Stand. 66 year old Lionel Tillett told News Five that the man [...]

Santiago Castillo Group pledges $100,000 to police

This morning as a young woman stepped out of Barclays Bank with a deposit bag in hand, two young men snatched the bag and ran down the street. What the [...]

U.D.P. rejects govt.’s offer to purchase headquarters’ land

The United Democratic Party this morning gave new meaning to the words “saturation coverage” when it convened yet another press conference. The purpose was to plead its case in the [...]

Benefit held for Dr. Castillo

This Thursday an Indian cultural night will be held at Planet Hollywood. The event is not just a celebration of Indian music and food, but a fundraiser to help Dr. [...]

Costa Maya Pageant postponed until Wednesday night

The Costa Maya Festival was to have kicked up a little dust, or should we say sand, in San Pedro tonight, but bad weather has led the organizers to postpone [...]

Water taxi service to Placencia

Many of the Belizeans and tourists heading out to San Pedro this weekend for the Costa Maya Festival will be catching water taxis from the Marine Terminal. But San Pedro [...]

Grace Primary to festival in Mexico

For their first international performance, Grace Primary School’s steel band “Pantastick” has chosen their stage… at the Latin American Cultural Festival in Mexico. Despite the fact that Belize has never [...]