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Gas companies protest cheaper butane sold by BNE

Will there be a shutdown of butane gas outlets this Wednesday? That’s what is being threatened by Belize Gas Company Limited, Western Gas Company Limited, Zeta Gas Limited and Gas [...]

Mayor Moya Flowers’ expulsion reduced to suspension

The U.D.P. pulled a fast one on Mayor Zenaida Moya Flowers. We reported last week that the party would meet to decide whether or not the mayor’s expulsion would be [...]

Honduran vendor shot and recalls the tale from his hospital bed

There are no murders to report tonight but there were three shootings over the weekend. Forty-seven year old Honduran national Miguel Marcia remains bedridden inside the recovery ward of the [...]

More violence on streets; teen shoots teen

The second weekend shooting also took place in the Old Capital, a stone’s throw away from the previous incident almost twelve hours earlier.  Nineteen year old Clement Bol Junior, a [...]

Vehicle flips and five persons caught in northern highway accident

Five persons, ranging from age two to sixty-eight were involved in a traffic accident on Sunday night. According to police, Antonio Calderon was driving from Corozal to Orange Walk Town [...]

Carnival cruise ships cancel calls to Belize; massive economic loss to cruise tourism

There’s grim news in cruise tourism; this week alone ten thousand passengers will not be coming to the Jewel.  That’s because there will be a noticeable absence of Carnival cruise [...]

Who wants a job? Trextel’s long employment line

If you drove past mile three and a half on the Northern Highway today you would have noticed a long line extending into the highway from the building that houses [...]

P.U.P. endorses Arthur Saldivar as Rural North candidate

The machineries of the both major political parties were in full gear over the past weekend. The opposition People’s United Party held two conventions; both were uncontested. In the Belize [...]

Rodwell Ferguson also gets approval from the Blue

The other P.U.P. convention over the weekend was held in Red Bank.  Like Saldivar, Rodwell Ferguson was endorsed as the Party’s candidate to run for Stann Creek West. Ferguson won [...]

PG Fire leaves family of ten homeless

A waitress of Punta Gorda and her nine children are homeless tonight after a fire destroyed their home. Thirty-five year old Rosie Canelo, told police that she was asleep at [...]

First murder nolle prosequi for 2011

A man walked free this morning for a murder which occurred back in 2008. In the first nolle pros for this year, thirty six year old Roger Anthony, a known [...]

Elusive Arthur Young back in court this time for escape

While Anthony is out of prison, Arthur Young was back in court today. Two weeks ago, Young beat charges for keeping prohibited material, drug trafficking and possession. He was charged [...]

Mother of 3 padlock children inside their home

It’s an offence that is all too common, but often goes unreported and unpunished. Today a Belize City woman was charged with Child Neglect for allegedly leaving her three children [...]

Mother of missing teen begs for her return

There has recently been an increase in missing persons reported on the police blotter, but they are often followed by updates that the persons have returned home. That’s with the [...]

Good News for Christopher Bowman

There’s finally some good news for Christopher Bowman who has been suffering with a tumor for more than a decade. If all goes according to plan, Bowman will be flying [...]

James Adderley with the latest in Sports News

Good evening I’m James Adderly and here is another portion of Sport’s Monday. The 2nd of the Belize Cycling Association’s weekend races for 2011 blasted off from I front of [...]