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Experts to try new tactics in poverty fight

For many, poverty is an issue that is studied more than it is addressed. But as News Five’s Janelle Chanona discovered this morning, one finding that all experts agree on [...]

Teenaged bystander injured in city shooting

The sound of gunshots echoed across a Belize City neighbourhood last night and when nervous residents emerged from their homes, they found a teenaged bystander fighting for life. News Five’s [...]

Stevedore alleges cops broke his leg

An internal police investigation is underway tonight following reports by a stevedore that he was beaten by city cops. Twenty-eight year old Kevin Peters is lying in the Karl Heusner [...]

Mothers Organized for Peace to hold weekend rally

In response to the resurgence of gun violence in Belize City, on Sunday Mothers Organized for Peace will be holding a special memorial service in memory of murder victims. According [...]

CITCO to discuss head tax proposal at Saturday meeting

Three days after Cabinet proposed to pay the Belize City Council one U.S. dollar from the seven dollar cruise passenger head tax, the municipal body has yet to announce whether [...]

Construction co. pitches in to help Salvation Army

Despite its reputation for helping the less fortunate, the Salvation Army school has been the target of thieves who have robbed the institution of everything from desks to blackboards to [...]

4H students receive $3000 from Minister of Youth

The Salvation Army wasn’t the only school to receive financial assistance this week as on Thursday, Minister of Youth and Sports Cordel Hyde paid a visit to the 4H Youth [...]

Family needs help from traumatised accident victim

Three weeks ago life in the Bol household changed forever when their seven year old son was run over in a traffic accident near his Ladyville home. And as News [...]

City residents get pop quiz in local knowledge

Earlier this week primary school students from across the country busted their brains in the Belize Tourism Board’s annual Social Studies Quiz. Questions put to the young competitors covered various [...]