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State of Nation is upbeat, says P.M.

This time of year is one set aside for celebration … and as 2006 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of our independence, all the more reason to make merry. Reflecting that [...]

Citrus growers force review of sales contract

Critics of an agreement signed between the Citrus Growers Association and Caribbean Investors scored a minor victory over the weekend when the general membership voted to have the contract reviewed [...]

Cops face assaults in Cayo, Corozal

A San Ignacio police officer continues to recover after he was attacked by several armed men. Police Constable Brent Longsworth, who was off duty at the time, was stabbed as [...]

Two arrested for cocaine trafficking

A tip-off has resulted in the arrest of two cousins over the weekend after they were caught with a significant quantity of cocaine. The incident unfolded in the area of [...]

Prison officer busted for bringing weed behind walls

The turnover rate for officers at the Hattieville Prison is going up as another warden was busted trying to sneak weed into the penal facility. According to court reports, around [...]

Police unveil latest promotions

Today the Belize Police Department officially announced that some twenty-one officers have been promoted. During a brief ceremony this morning in Belmopan, Commissioner of Police Gerald Westby reminded the men [...]

P.U.C. announces logo competition winners

The Public Utilities Commission may not have a chairman, but it does have a logo. On Sunday the winner of the high stakes competition was announced at Belize Expo from [...]

New book looks at food in Belizean life

Food may not necessarily be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of nationalism … but in a lively and well researched book, a long-time observer of [...]

Jose Choto carries on family tradition in Lionman

Good evening I?m James Adderley and it?s certainly a pleasure bringing to you this show we call Sports Monday. The seventh Lionman Triathlon gripped Belize City yesterday at its staging [...]