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Unions protest but G.O.B. passes Soc. Security Bill

If there was a theme to today’s meeting of the House of Representatives, it could be called “short notice”. Those words described both the introduction of massive new changes in [...]

Chalillo bill: “Wrong and utterly perverse”

While most of the fireworks exploding in Belmopan today were aimed at the Social Security Bill, it was another piece of legislation–debated late in the afternoon–that may have more important [...]

U.B. faculty, students challenge administration

On Thursday night personnel employed by the University of Belize met to establish a U.B Faculty and Staff Association. The union, which represents over three hundred employees of the University, [...]

CITCO feeds homeless for Father’s Day

On Sunday many Belizean men will enjoy the fruits of Father’s Day. But for one select group of dads–and moms–the occasion arrived a few days early. Jacqueline Woods reports. Jacqueline [...]

Mexican film festival continues over weekend

It’s about as sweet a deal as they come: a free movie in a luxurious setting about people and places we can relate to. What I’m talking about is the [...]

Guinness 8 Ball competition opens

James Adderley usually plies his trade for News 5 on Mondays…but every now and then an interesting sporting event comes along that merits his attention at other times. Such was [...]