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Mayor challenging expulsion from U.D.P. Party Council

It has been nonstop for Mayor Zenaida Moya Flowers, who is still on maternity leave and returns to work early in November. This past Monday, the Mayor was a guest [...]

Council’s financial director says statement is false

When she appeared on Open Your Eyes on Monday morning, it seems the mayor did not start her morning right and what she said struck a chord because today a [...]

Coast Guard involvement in accident was to recover vehicle

Sunday morning’s accident on the Northern Highway ended the life of Kendra Smith Flowers. Smith, a newlywed, along with her husband of five months, were on their way from Los [...]

Ministry of Works to install crash barriers on highway

Sunday’s fatal accident also called into question, the state of the nation’s highways. The vehicle run-off into the Belize River occurred near a section of the highway that is being [...]

Belizean found murdered in Mexico

A Belizean has been found dead in neighboring Chetumal. His body was found on Sunday afternoon in a pool of blood and had multiple wounds. According to reports in the [...]

Eight percent inflation proves cost of living is going way up

Cost of living is up. But just in case you weren’t sure about the inflation figures, a release from the Statistical Institute of Belize confirms an overall increase in price [...]

Justice Denys Barrow to replace Justice Boyd Carey?

We have reported recently on the most unusual impasse between the Attorney General and the Judiciary. The Prime Minister for the most part appears to agree with the stance taken [...]

K.H.M.H. audit almost complete; commission soon to start

The K.H.M.H. Commission of Inquiry was established when the three commissioners were sworn in at the Supreme Court on July thirtieth. But since then, little has taken place because from [...]

Ministry of Health finds partners to get dialysis machines

The cost of dialysis treatment is exorbitant in Belize. Currently one dialysis treatment costs five hundred dollars and patients regularly require three treatments, weekly, a staggering sum for patients to [...]

Trial into murder of Faron Felix underway

In court, the murder trial of sixteen year old Faron Leslie Felix got underway today. Felix is the son of Therese Felix, who in life became the poster girl against [...]

Man can’t walk away from obtaining shoes by deception charge

And a Belize City based businessman is a victim of deception and according to police, the culprit who managed to swindle over two thousand dollars in goods from him, is [...]

Shooting and stabbing in Roaring Creek Village

A shooting at Roaring Creek Village has left two men hospitalized. Sometime around eleven this morning, twenty-seven year old Dane Matute and eighteen year old Errol Gabourel were both in [...]

US police find heroin in mail with Belize return address

Chicago police have a half kilo of heroin in their possession and it might be linked to Belize. Thirty-seven year old U.S. citizen, Ryan Jaime, was busted with the package [...]

Twenty winners split fifty thousand dollar Lotto jackpot

The Tropical Gaming Offices on Queen Street experienced a new record today…not for the size of the prize money of the Lotto, but the sequence of numbers and the number [...]

Basilisk Lizard running on water captured on camera

Channel Five’s geek squad normally scours the internet for international news about Belize. In the past couple months, they’ve found a Belizean charged with attempted murder, reports on Belize’s high [...]

UB Belmopan student government agrees with board

Things have simmered down between the faculty and students of the University of Belize and its board of trustees. The increment freeze for the faculty and staff has been removed [...]