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Customs cracks down on hot cars

There’s an old saying that if a deal looks too good to be true then it probably is. But that piece of conventional wisdom has not stopped dozens of Belizeans [...]

Villager dead in hit and run

While stolen cars may dominate the headlines it is the misuse of motor vehicles that continue to fill the nation’s cemeteries. On Saturday night the road claimed another victim, this [...]

Five injured in city shotgunning

A 23-year-old mechanic has been arrested and charged with five counts of attempted murder and five counts of wounding after he opened fire on a group of men. Police say [...]

New treaty eases extradition procedures

The new extradition treaty signed last week between Belize and the United States will make it easier for accused criminals wanted in one country to be sent back from the [...]

New York Belizean crowned Miss Belize

She promised to do what only one other Belizean woman has ever done, be one of the top ten contestants of the Miss Universe Pageant. Today, 25 year old Shiemicka [...]

Courts 2000 raffle begins

With Lotto apparently in suspended animation and the Princess reserved for high rollers, it looks like the get rich quick hopes of many Belizeans are now riding on the numerous [...]

B.B.B. names Entrepreneur of the Year

From its inception, the Belize Business Bureau has positioned itself as the champion of local manufacturers. Today, in announcing the award of its Entrepreneur of the Year for 1999, the [...]

Caribbean sugar producers meet to chart future

It has been the mainstay of Belize’s economy for decades but there are signs that King Sugar may soon be losing its royalty. With low world prices and an eight-year [...]

Verna Abrahams, dead at 57

If you are old enough to have been a customer of the Royal Bank of Canada, prior to its transformation into the Belize Bank, chances are you knew her. Verna [...]

Yabra tops Dolphins at M.C.C.

Good evening, I’m James Adderly and you’re right on time for this fresh serving of Sports Monday. With the resumption of the BTL football playoffs, the city fans were wondering [...]