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P.M.’s son was with beating victim at bar

Reverberations from the beating death of a fourteen-year-old boy by British soldiers are being felt even stronger tonight as a joint investigation of the incident gathers steam. Thirty soldiers remain [...]

Bar owner describes events that night

One person who will figure prominently in the investigation is the man who owns Raul’s Rose Garden and was present on the night of the incident. This afternoon Raul Magaña [...]

Local chairman expresses community’s concern

Despite Magaña’s admonitions to his bouncer, it is clear that self-policing of bars and nightclubs is not going to keep out underage patrons. That job will fall to police and [...]

Gurkhas are no stranger to Belize

The soldiers now confined at Price Barracks are members of an elite-fighting unit called the Gurkhas. Citizens of Nepal, near India, the Gurkhas first began fighting for the British in [...]

Police make arrests in stabbing, robbery

In more crime news a man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in the Corozal District. Francisco Pineda, a labourer of San Narciso Village was charged with attempted [...]

Repairs underway at historic cathedral

St. John’s Church on Albert Street has been in need of repair for a long time. Increasingly the one hundred and eighty-eight-year-old landmark and its parishioners have had to endure [...]

Victim of collision receives new house from Govt.

It’s not often that we see official wrongs put right, but today was one of those days that an aggrieved citizen actually received satisfaction. Jose Sanchez reports. Jose Sanchez, Reporting [...]