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Ladyville shops explodes; cause unknown

“Blown to smithereens” is the only way to describe what happened to a shop on Ayacary Street in Ladyville early Sunday morning. Tonight the owners of San Benito Grocery, the [...]

Citrus workers strike in La Democracia

We’d all like a couple more dollars on our paychecks every month, but this morning, employees of one company gave their boss an ultimatum…”No raise, no work.” Employees of Hummingbird [...]

UK funds police upgrade

The Belize Police Department has gotten some of the finances they say they need to overhaul the force into a well tuned, properly managed machine. This morning, British High Commissioner [...]

Soldiers join police force

On other police news, the police department graduated forty-three recruits on Friday, but this was a class with a difference. The majority of the new officers were former members of [...]

Espat says parties united on Guatemalan Claim

The press in Guatemala has continued to whip up antagonism against Belize to the point where it is not clear whether the politicians are reacting to real events or those [...]

PM attends finance meeting in Cancun

Prime Minister Said Musa and Minister of Economic Development Ralph Fonseca were in Cancun on Friday for a meeting of Western Hemisphere Finance Ministers. Prime Minister Musa led a session [...]

Elderly man killed in O.W. accident

A sixty-nine year old man from San Roman Village was killed after he was knocked down Friday afternoon in Orange Walk Town. Police say Thomas Villamil was walking on St. [...]

Prison employees charged with holdup

As bizarre as it seems, three prison officers have been charged with three counts of robbery and two counts of aggravated assault following a hold up early Friday morning. Germain [...]

Audubon books move to U.C.B.

They have been building the collection for years, but decided it was time to let the public enjoy it. Today the Belize Audubon Society officially loaned its entire library collection [...]

Kulture Yabra leads playoffs

Good evening, I’m James Adderly and you’re strapped in to the bubble that is Sports Monday. Sunday brought the BFL Football Playoffs to the MCC Grounds with Kulture Yabra opening [...]