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Channel 7 owner/Telemedia Chair stops ads on Channel 5

We told you on Monday night that we are home safe, that the legal detachment of Great Belize Productions/Channel Five had taken place before the G.O.B.’s nationalization of Belize Telemedia, [...]

Nationalization not good for B.E.L., says C.E.O.

And in respect of the take over to Telemedia, G.O.B.’s apparent knee jerk reaction to concerns on how a commercial dispute precipitated its acquisition of the telephone company came in [...]

Opposition lashes out against nationalization of Telemedia

While they did not vote in unison, the opposition People’s United Party has reacted to Monday’s takeover of Belize Telemedia by the government. A release this evening says that “the [...]

Fire at Foam Factory

It is business at usual at the Belize Foam and Furniture Limited, where a fire destroyed a concrete structure and its contents. News Five’s Jose Sanchez was at the scene [...]

Are Succotz teachers being transferred against their will?

Primary schools open on Monday but for teachers in Benque Viejo del Carmen and Succotz Villages, eleventh hour transfers are taking place. This is because the Ministry of Education indicated [...]

Treaty of Chaguaramas improves Heineken imports

There are two things that people say are inescapable, that is death and taxes. But some of you would probably add beer to that list. But now with the implementation [...]

Two men charged for robbery of Global Consultants

Two men were charged in connection with Tuesday’s robbery of a business located a short distance from the Queen Street Police Station. At eleven-twenty a.m. on Tuesday two men armed [...]

Vegetable farmer with 2.5 lbs of herby marijuana

It’s usually one or the other, but when a vegetable farmer from the Corozalito Village appeared in Magistrates’ Court, he was slapped with a fine and jail time. At around [...]

Corozal resident shot by ex-lover’s boyfriend

And in the north, a shooting in an apparent case of jealousy shortly after midday on Wednesday has left a Hall’s Layout mason in critical condition at the Northern Regional [...]

Pianist returns to give concert and tutors

After a month of working with one of Belize’s best pianists, the youths who participated in the Institute of Creative Arts’ Summer Arts Institute program are ready to take center [...]

Healthy Living takes a closer look at eye protection

It’s no secret that the sun has adverse effects on our health. We are regularly bombarded with messages of skin cancer and the necessity of sunscreen. But putting on enough [...]