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2 murders; 16 year old bystander and mechanic executed

The gang war that is being fought in quiet and productive communities is racking up unapologetic collateral damage.  Innocent bystanders are no longer being spared but targeted by gunmen who [...]

“Don’t kill the Messenger,” says Human Rights Commission to G.O.B.

The Human Rights Commission of Belize has been in existence for over two decades. Its service to the citizens of the country has been well noted over the years, particularly [...]

Oil leak at fuel depot near Fort Street Tourism Village

Today was another bustling cruise ship day in the tourism zone on North Front Street. While tourists were soaking up the street culture, the Belize Port Authority, the Department of [...]

600 pound man! Thyroid problem has him dying for help

Weighing close to six hundred pounds, Alberto Neal may very well be the heaviest man in Belize but it isn’t a title that the Santa Elena resident is celebrating; in [...]

Bryant Gentle Junior multiple charges for robbery

In court today, it was a bittersweet case ending for twenty-six year old Bryant Gentle Junior, who was facing five charges that are linked to two separate incidents. Charges of [...]

Former cop’s new career as chain snatcher

Former police officer, Michael Diaz, appears to have taken up a new career as a chain snatcher. He was dismissed from the Police Department in December, 2010 following a Theft [...]

Haitian national claims police intimidated him

While that former cop is accused of stealing chains from ordinary citizens, two Haitian nationals are claiming that the cops are stealing their peace of mind. Earlier today Veronique Stile [...]

Cayo Police say there was no brutality during arrest

Unfortunately, the complaints about the cops are still coming in.  On Friday, April fifteenth, we showed you the Clarke Family of Red Creek in Cayo who said that they were [...]

Belize Sugar Industries going full steam ahead

It took six weeks of repairs, testing and more repairs but the Belize Sugar Industries factory at Tower Hill is once again operating at full capacity. The cane farmers in [...]

Belize Red Cross gets a handsome cheque from USAID

Today the Belize Red Cross signed a sixty thousand dollars Small Grant Agreement with United States Agency for International Development/Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA). The grant is to fund [...]

Healthy Living pulls out a tissue for sinusitis

In today’s edition of Healthy Living we discuss a condition that can affect just about everyone. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the sinuses or nasal passages. The main symptoms include [...]