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Carnival a huge success

It was a sea of umbrellas, used to ward off the sun and the occasional drizzles of rain, as people lined the Carnival Parade route on Saturday. The colorful spectacle [...]

Gem gets band of the year

In the end Gem Carnival Band was chosen as carnival senior band of the year, while the Sixth Street Masqueraders captured junior band of the year. Cherry Stuart, Leader, Sixth [...]

Man killed over stolen bike

It wasn’t all revelry this weekend, but more like rivalry when William Garcia was killed over a stolen bicycle. Police say the incident may have been the result of a [...]

U.C.B. student shot in abdomen

On Saturday night a U.C.B. student Trenton Green was shot in his abdomen by an assailant in a shop. Today the twenty-one year old youth was still in the Karl [...]

Shooting spree leaves fisherman dead

Police have detained a sixteen-year-old and are looking for another person in connection with another shooting on Saturday night. According to the police two young men stopped in front of [...]

B.E.L. government shares divested

Today government and B.E.L. released details of the long awaited completion of the electricity company’s privatization. According to its prospectus government will be selling its current fifty-one percent stake in [...]

Boat catches fire in garage

A boat caught fire early Sunday morning in the Newtown Barracks. Therese Ayuso told police that she was awakened shortly after midnight by shouts from neighbors. She discovered smoke coming [...]

Belizean patriots honored

Tonight Belizean patriots will be honored by a memorial service. Emory King, an organizer of the event, says all Belizeans who contributed in some way to making Belize what it [...]

P.U.P. holds National Convention

The People’s United Party held its National Convention this weekend at the Belize City Centre. Over five hundred delegates from the nation’s twenty-nine constituents voted for the party executive. Said [...]

Guatemala tops Belize in Olympic football qualifier

Good evening I’m James Adderley and we’re back at you with a hefty slice of Sports Monday. So we’ll kick off things with international football match at the Norman Broaster [...]

Pictorial of Carnival Road March

Click here to see the Carnival Road March pictorial.