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A “yes” vote in Belmopan

Belmopan may look the same today, but the outlook of its residents will be changed forever. The final tally in Wednesday’s referendum for cityhood showed that the majority voted yes. [...]

Belize Times reports Chalillo feasibility study complete

In economic news today’s Belize Times reports that the long awaited full feasibility study for the Chalillo Hydroelectric Project has now been completed. The study, which was promised by government [...]

Funds approved for street work

Infrastructure improvements and boosting the economies of the Stann Creek and Toledo Districts were the focus of discussion at this week’s Cabinet meeting in Belmopan on Tuesday. Cabinet agreed to [...]

Accused murderer escapes in Orange Walk

Police are looking for a prisoner who escaped on Tuesday morning while being transported to Hattieville from Corozal. Nineteen year old Marcos Popper is reported to have jumped out of [...]

Ex-con sought by police

Belize City police are also asking the public to be on the lookout for someone they want to bring in for questioning. Police say they are trying to locate Anthony [...]

Four detained in San Ignacio shooting

Police are questioning four people in connection with an armed robbery attempt in San Ignacio on Wednesday. Jewelry storeowner Oscar Cano was shot in the neck by a dark skinned [...]

Plan to end violence against women launched

It is hard for anyone, man, woman or child, trapped in a violent home to break out of the vicious cycle. With this in mind, the Ministry of Human Development [...]

Sister Cecelia Home residents celebrate feast day

Those who stay behind the “scenes” are often the people who are working the hardest to bring joy to the lives of others. Some of those people are the Mercy [...]

Excelsior Principal denounces Ministry of Education study

Earlier this week the Ministry of Education issued a press release saying they were not satisfied with the management of Excelsior High School and intend to implement a Cabinet recommendation [...]