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Official funeral for Oscar Ayuso Jr.

In life, he was a well-respected businessman, a former senator and deputy party leader of the ruling party. And more recently he added to his credentials, his appointment as Ambassador [...]

PM denounces N.T.U.C.B. dissent on Essential Services

The settlement of disputes Essential Services Amendment Bill was introduced at the last house meeting in the capital and it is causing a firestorm. The National Trade Union Congress indicated [...]

Water problems in Valley of Peace, Cotton Tree Villages

It is said that water is life. But in modern day Belize, two rural communities water is a scarce commodity and there seems to be no solution on the horizon [...]

Victim is no show in court; duo freed of attempted murder

While Justice Michelle Arana handed down a twelve year sentence to Marlon Taylor for Attempted Murder, two men were freed of similar charges this morning. The Director of Public Prosecutions [...]

Family of ten gets a new home

It seems that almost every week a house in Belize City falls off is pillars. A week ago, Arlene Banner left her nine children at home and when she returned [...]

Official funeral for Oscar Ayuso Jr.…

In life, he was a well-respected businessman, a former senator and deputy party leader of the ruling party. And more recently he added to his credentials, his appointment as Ambassador [...]

…And country’s leaders pay their respects

But before the funeral service, Prime Minister Dean Barrow and Minister of Housing, Michael Finnegan, shared fond memories of Ayuso’s work in politics and his younger years. Prime Minister Dean [...]

PM denounces N.T.U.C.B. dissent on Essential Services

The settlement of disputes Essential Services Amendment Bill was introduced at the last house meeting in the capital and it is causing a firestorm. The National Trade Union Congress indicated [...]

What’s next for Belize City’s Krooman Lagoon?

Portions of the Krooman Lagoon Reserve were parceled off and granted to a Belize City Businessman. The Lagoon is one point five kilometers square and five hundred meters wide at [...]

Water problems in Valley of Peace, Cotton Tree Villages

It is said that water is life. But in modern day Belize, two rural communities water is a scarce commodity and there seems to be no solution on the horizon [...]

Government minister involved in road accident

But turning north, Minister Nemencio Acosta and his wife Esther are home safe after a scare on Northern Highway on Tuesday night. Acosta was driving the government’s Isuzu D-Max when [...]

Murder over Ramen noodles leads to life in prison

A young woman who was accused of killing her brother over a pack of Ramen noodles and a ten dollar bill will have a long time to think about her [...]

Man gets 12yrs and psych evaluation for attempted murder

At least three cases of Attempted Murder were dealt with in the Supreme Court today. In the first, a sentence of twelve years was handed down to twenty-four year old [...]

Victim is no show in court; duo freed of attempted murder

While Justice Michelle Arana handed down a twelve year sentence to Marlon Taylor for Attempted Murder, two men were freed of similar charges this morning. The Director of Public Prosecutions [...]

Victim stabbed 3 times and accused acquitted in 3hrs

And in a third hearing, a jury of nine acquitted twenty-nine year old Dorita Wallace of an Attempted Murder charge after less than three hours of deliberation. The decision was [...]

Family of ten gets a new home

It seems that almost every week a house in Belize City falls off is pillars. A week ago, Arlene Banner left her nine children at home and when she returned [...]

Mexico helps to swat Belize dengue problem

The dengue outbreak in the Cayo District has sparked concern countrywide and precautionary measures were implemented to control the illness. And our neighbours to the north have now stepped in [...]

Spawn and Black Dynamite actor attends local film festival

The Belize International Film Festival is still showing at the Bliss. Last week, it was Jamaican actor Paul Campbell who arrived for the festival and this week it’s Michael Jai [...]