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Suspended CitCo employee calls financial controller a liar

Belize Maintenance Limited workers protested the Belize City Council this morning for “under paying” them by a quarter million dollars. But this afternoon, the focus was still on the issue [...]

Mayor expected to be charged for under-depositing

So are the police close to making an arrest at City Hall for the unaccounted funds of close to a quarter of million dollars from its coffers? We asked the [...]

Garbage fees pile up; workers protest City Hall’s non-payment

While Mayor Moya Flowers has kept mum on the under-depositing at CitCo, another problem that won’t go away is the issue of the unpaid debts for garbage collection. For the [...]

Queen Street business damaged in fire

A fire on Queen Street proved to be a double whammy for businessman, Roberto Chee and his family, who experienced a second blaze at their Queen Street residence and store. [...]

Two kids and one adult shot on Mahogany Street

While firemen had put out the blaze, police this afternoon were looking for the shooter or shooters who opened fire on busy Mahogany Street in the Lake Independence area. Classes [...]

NEWCO tries to collect $8 million G.O.B. refuses to pay

Remember NEWCO and the arbitration award totaling about eight million dollars against the Government of Belize? In June of 2008 a group of investors called NEWCO got an arbitration award [...]

Justice bows out and laundering case hops to third courtroom

But in the local courts, the money laundering case of the Coye Family was adjourned today. The case has had some unusual twists so far. First it was heard in [...]

Dickie Bradley’s says client’s exposure blown out of proportion

And a driver of Buttonwood Bay was charged today with an unusual charge. This morning, thirty six year old Jude Pennil of Buttonwood Bay appeared before Magistrate Aretha Ford in [...]

Attempted murder suspect identified at scene of crime

Also in the courts, a Belize City youth was charged with attempted murder this afternoon. Eighteen year old Leon Ebanks, a resident of seventeen miles on the Western Highway was [...]

Burglar steals from funeral parlor

Burglars are known to break into just about any place, but one thief has taken it one notch further and broke into a place known to service the dead. Kent [...]

Power outage forces business closures in old capital

Electricity was interrupted today from just after midday to around four-thirty this evening. And those four hours took a toll on business operations downtown. News Five found that a number [...]

Late pay slips and flu affecting Belmopan schools

Schools around the country are interrupting classes because of the spread of the flu. In Belmopan, however, the reason why Our Lady of Guadalupe Roman Catholic School, was closed down [...]

Telemedia announces new Chief Operations Officer

In other news, Telemedia announced today that the former head of its Marketing Division, Karen Bevans, was moving upstairs at Saint Thomas Street. Bevans is being named as Chief Operations [...]

Students return from CODICADER games in Costa Rica

The students who represented Belize are back home after a long and uneventful trip at the CODICADER games in Costa Rica. The teams failed to pull off any win and [...]

James Adderley has the latest in sporting news

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and we’re certainly glad that you could join us for this rush of Sports Monday. Week eight in the Belize Bank Super League took us [...]