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13 year old killed by reckless driver

She was returning from school with two fellow students when a car came hurtling off the road in their direction. While her friends managed to run, thirteen year old Maria [...]

Two arrested in January police heist

It’s been almost five months since the armoury at the Police Training School in Belmopan was hit by thieves who went off with eleven high powered weapons. Today, two men [...]

Counterfeit bills spread to P.G.

More counterfeit money continues to show up in cash registers across the country. The latest discovery occurred in Punta Gorda where Felix Flores, the proprietor of a local sports bar, [...]

Cabinet orders crackdown on alcohol

Cabinet on Tuesday approved a number of initiatives that will soon be translated into legislation. Heading the list is a crackdown on the freewheeling sale of alcohol. Police and the [...]

New insurance offered to credit unions

Whenever a loved one dies, those left behind are faced with unexpected funeral expenses. Often times people don’t have the resources to honour their dead in a manner they would [...]

Northern Co-op earns award

Since our story on the June fifteenth opening of lobster season, reports from the fishing co-operatives are that deliveries have increased significantly and industry officials are looking toward another successful [...]

BOWAND plans fundraising telethon

The Belize Organisation for Women and Development, like any other non-governmental organisation, is not immune to the problem of limited financial resources. In an effort to stretch their dollars while [...]

YMCA offers summer activities

The YMCA is helping to ensure that Belizean school children will have less idle time on their hands this summer by planning a series of programmes and camps. Primary School [...]

Picketers protest fibreglass boatyards

It’s a controversy that just can’t seem to be resolved through normal channels. So today a handful of irate citizens hit the pavement in front of the Belize City Council [...]