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Union pickets B.E.L.

There was high tension today at B.E.L. when workers marched in front of the Barrack Road Office in an attempt to get management’s attention and some public sympathy. The reason [...]

Senator could face contempt of court charge

United Democratic Party Senator Audrey Matura-Tillett is in the news again. This time her comments in her weekly column in the Guardian Newspaper, of which she is also the editor, [...]

Mealy Bug in Belmopan, San Pedro

While the big news emanating from the Cabinet this week was the reassignment of certain ministerial portfolios and Godfrey Smith’s appointment as Attorney General, the spread of the Pink Hibiscus [...]

Truck driver arrested for cyclist’s death

The driver of a trailer truck involved in an accident on the Western Highway yesterday which claimed the life of cyclist John “Shambah” Dominguez Sr. has been charged with manslaughter [...]

Hit and run driver charged in Independence

Five days after he reportedly knocked down a four-year-old boy and then fled the scene, Independence police picked up Carlos Muschamp at his home in the village. Muschamp was charged [...]

Cocaine found in vehicle search

A twenty-eight year old bartender from Orange Walk has been charged with drug trafficking after cocaine was reportedly found in his vehicle. Police say acting on a tip, at midday [...]

San Lazaro man drowns

Medical authorities say a San Lazaro villager whose body was found floating in the Rio Hondo on Monday drowned. Thirty-year-old Macario Coba was found face down near Botes Village, Quintana [...]

Henchmob releases album

Three young Belizeans who call themselves the Henchmob aren’t letting anything stop them from pursuing their quest to make music. Henchmob’s music features touches of punta, techno, rap and a [...]

Tina Penner asks for husband’s safe return

In March the Mennonite Community of Belize was shocked by the kidnapping of Menno Penner from his farm in Belmopan. Although a ransom note demanding a million dollars U.S. was [...]