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Security guard foils robber at Western Union

It may be a bit early for the Christmas crime season, but that didn’t stop robbers and thieves from making their presence felt last night and this morning in Belize [...]

Gas station, car dealer hit by criminals

Two other heists occurred last night in Belize City. Sometime after closing hours, ambitious thieves broke into the office of Bravo Motors on the Western Highway. They managed to remove [...]

Bz. City youth wounded in drive-by

A teenager is lucky to be alive after being wounded in a drive-by shooting this afternoon in Belize City. Reports are that Mark Medina, seventeen, was walking on Cemetery Lane [...]

Cocaine from biggest bust destroyed at sea

Over three thousand, three hundred pounds of cocaine, the proceeds of Belize’s biggest drug bust, were destroyed by police early this morning. The heavily guarded operation was carried out at [...]

Prime Minister seeks hurricane relief in London

Prime Minister Said Musa has met with British officials to discuss assistance in the wake of Hurricane Iris. According to a government release, Musa held discussions with Secretary of State [...]

Cancer Society prepares for annual walk

A number of activities commemorating Cancer Awareness Month had to be cancelled because of Hurricane Iris, but the annual Cancer Walk, from Ladyville to Belize City, will take place this [...]

Social workers form association

A cadre of social workers and allied professionals have decided to pool their resources and experiences to better address issues relating to social work in Belize. Some two hundred individuals [...]

Lotto jackpot grows to $102,500

For all those people holding their breath as the ping-pong balls reached their final resting place on last night’s Lotto draw, there is good news and bad news. The bad [...]

Mexican artist exhibits in Belize City

Along with the Image factory, the Mexican Cultural Centre on the Newtown Barracks is one of the few places in Belize with a near constant stream of art exhibitions. The [...]