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Early morning murder in the club

There was another murder today; it’s the third for this week and it happened in the west of the country.  The homicide happened at Legends Bar on Bullet Tree Road [...]

Robbery at Brodies Agrochemical and swift detention of suspects

Late this afternoon, robbers jacked the Brodies Agrochemical division on the Northern Highway which is located near the first roundabout. Details are still unraveling but at least three men pulled [...]

Man detained for questioning about Lauriano’s murder is released

Emil Audinett, who was detained for the execution style murder of Giovanni Lauriano, was released last night.  No charges were brought against him. Lauriano, a well known street figure, was [...]

Viewers think fake rogue cop was helped in his stunt

The tale of fake cop, Aaron Wilson, continues to spin out of control as more information is revealed about his misdeeds. On Tuesday we posed the question: Do you think [...]

Billionaire senate candidate denies his yacht damaged Belize’s reef

The Westerhaven, the Great Escape and the Azteca were three notable vessels that ran aground on Belize’s barrier reef recently. But five years ago, another yacht, Summerwind, also damaged the [...]

Education Minister says Cardona did not follow subsidy procedures

Orange Walk East Area Representative Marcel Cardona was ousted from Cabinet as Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture in 2009 and since then he has not been a happy camper [...]

U.D.P. to hold National convention in Sugar City

In other political news, Patrick Faber says the U.D.P. will be holding its national convention in Orange Walk Town at the beginning of August.  And while the leadership of the [...]

British attorney leaves, but should she have been allowed to practice?

For days reports have been fast and furious on the sudden departure of the British attorney, Elizabeth Purcell. She had recently transferred from the office of the DPP to the [...]

Counterfeit cop will soon join fake cop behind bars

Balthazar Urbina, the second fake cop to be caught this week is in police custody of Orange Walk Police pending three charges. Urbina was wanted for other offences, but when [...]

Pratt gets 69 years for Carnal Knowledge

In court, forty-three year old Bernard Pratt learned his fate today after being found guilty of four counts of Carnal Knowledge of an eleven year old girl. He was sentenced [...]

Bicycle and tire thieves deflated in court

An entrepreneur and a taxi driver were charged with Theft in Magistrate’s Court this morning. Forty-four year old Francisco Conorquie’s case came up first and he was accused of stealing [...]

Former cop charged for stealing love toys from his wife

A former police officer was charged with theft today, also in Magistrate’s Court. The charge is nothing new; but the objects might make you blush. Twenty-one year old lieutenant Clement [...]

Wedding countdown for Julio and Vanesa

The wedding bells are getting closer and things are looking up for our reality star Julio Escalante, who was hospitalized with severe injuries after a traffic accident. This evening Julio [...]

Belizeans at Central American and Caribbean Games

The Central American and Caribbean Games in Puerto Rico is completing the first week of competitions despite a late start. The delay was caused by a tornado that hit Mayaguez, [...]

Can Jamaica’s Dudus get a fair trial in the US

Remember the alleged Jamaican drug lord, Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke? He was extradited to the United States on June twenty-fourth to face charges of Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine and Marijuana and [...]

Safiyyah’s groovy weekend entertainment segment

It’s the end of the work week, and that means you’re just about ready to kick off those shoes and take a load off. If you’re looking for a little [...]