Belize - Belize News - Channel5Belize.com - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » July, 2009 You are currently browsing entries posted in: July, 2009

P.U.C. says brace for more blackouts across the country

Do you remember your parents stories of long blackouts and family fun in the dark for prolong periods? Hopefully the memories were good ones because the country may be returning [...]

San Pedro resident freed of manslaughter charge

On Monday we reported on a story in San Pedro Town where the manager of Conch Shell Hotel, twenty-nine year old Alejandro Uk died after getting embroiled in a fist [...]

Number of influenza H1N1 cases increase

Turning to the north, there is one more confirmed case of the influenza A H1N1 to add to the list. A release from the Ministry of Health today confirms that [...]

Financial controller to look over more CitCo files

Much has been said about the Belize City Council’s relationship with the Financial Controller who was appointed after the March fourth elections. And there is much more to be said [...]

Stevedores complain of sinking boat; but story has holes

Stevedores from gang two at the Port of Belize Limited are up in arms saying they are expected to function in poor working conditions. The stevedores called out the media [...]

Young mother plans to sue for death of newborn

Remember the case of baby Jones, who died under tragic circumstances after a string of unfortunate errors? Well, today Andy Jones, the husband of Cenaida Reymundo, whose horrific story started [...]

Preliminary hearing in suit against former minister

And while Cenaida prepares to sue, the preliminary hearing in the civil suit against former Minister of Health and Caribbean Shores Area Representative, Jose Coye, began today before Chief Justice, [...]

Christine Perriott back in court with former employer

Christine Perriott was in court today for arguments in her case against Belize Telemedia Limited for her termination. Perriott took the stand this morning in the court of Chief Justice [...]

Security guard charged for burglary at Education Dept.

A security guard has been charged for the burglary of the offices of Ministry of Education that occurred sometime between July seventh and eighth. Over fourteen thousand dollars worth of [...]

Man escapes jail time for aggravated assault

The accused man in a case of a sexual offence that goes back to 2007 appeared in court today. The case has twists and turns because the forty-five year old [...]

Attorney claims 3rd party was leased disputed land…

A lot has been said about a plot of land behind Saint John’s Vianney School in Belize City and now there is a new twist. Attorney Dolores Balderamos Garcia contacted [...]

…And Hand in Hand Ministries not looking for a fight

We also spoke to the Director of Programs at Hand in Hand Ministries, Abel Vargas, and he told us they don’t intend to engage in controversy over the land, but [...]

Post mortem reveals remains to of an animal

In Monday’s newscast, we reported on the discovery of charred remains found in the Another World Area of Roaring Creek Village. And while there was speculation that they were human [...]

Thousands allegedly missing from border management agency

News Five has received a report of theft at the Western Border that has allegedly been covered up by local politicians. According to the report, thousands of dollars are missing [...]

1st National Juvenile Summit on crime and delinquency

The Conscious Youth Development Program in Belize City is holding a two-day seminar under the theme: “Their Children: Let’s Raise Them Together.” Today, representatives from twenty-one youth enhancement agencies in [...]

Tax collectors share time with the elderly

The Sales Tax Department says it has exceeded its expectations and this year alone it has collected one hundred and eight five million dollars. To celebrate the third anniversary of [...]

Season 2 of Duets is back at the Bliss

Britain’s got talent, and so does the jewel. Season two of Duets opens with a bang tonight so come out to the Bliss for great fun or watch it live [...]