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42 weapons, including M-16s, stolen from B.D.F.

The mean streets of Belize City may have more to add to its arsenal, which already includes fragment grenades stolen from security forces. A cache of high-powered weapons has been [...]

$30,000 offered for return of weapons cache

But in addition to a police investigation, the B.D.F. and its ministry is also offering the public a handsome reward for any information that can lead to the recovery of [...]

Coastguard confirms theft and recovery of boat

In another story that has become an embarrassment; the Belize Coastguard has confirmed that a skiff was stolen from its compound over the weekend. According to Acting Commander Elton Bennett, [...]

P.U.P. Eastern Caucus considers options for Leader

The dust is beginning to settle following the resignation of John Briceño last Friday as the leader of the People’s United Party that led to the ascension of Mark Espat, [...]

Friends of Belize collects 21,000 signatures for referendum

Public consultations on the proposed Ninth Amendment to the Constitution have concluded. Most will agree that the proceedings were divided sharply along political lines and the independent pulse is difficult [...]

Cardona says consultations didn’t reflect will of people

The outspoken U.D.P. area representative Marcel Cardona, also a member of FOB, maintains that the recent consultation process did not reflect the true sentiment of the people on the matter [...]

In the north, 3 minors sodomized by U.S. National

A few weeks ago we reported the brutal rape of a four year old girl for which no one has been charged even though she identified the perpetrator and the [...]

Pseudoephedrine customs case fizzles

The mystery of a missing container that was reportedly loaded with pseudoephedrine tablets remains unsolved and today, the last of three accused Customs Officers was acquitted of Forgery. The case [...]

Socializing women charged for fighting

Three women, Pamela Gibson, Kimberly Gibson and Esther Camal were out socializing around four a.m. on Sunday when a fight broke between them. It is alleged that Pamela hit Camal [...]

Belizean P.M. who wanted to be a priest

Weeks after the passing of the Right Honorable George Price on September nineteenth, the region continues to reflect on the stature of the father of the nation. The Jamaica Observer [...]

First Caribbean’s Unsung Heroes revealed

FirstCaribbean Bank today revealed the names of two outstanding Belizeans as Unsung Heroes. There were twenty-five entries but Dr Beatrice Thompson and Dara Robinson emerged as this year’s champions for [...]

Landowners say Belizean American claims ownership

There is a land dispute raging in village of Crooked Tree that can turn ugly.  A huge parcel of land under development for decades is being claimed by a Belizean [...]

U.S. Doctors Medical Mission at the KHMH

A team of medical specialists from the United States have been working around the clock at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. They are offering specialized treatment, including surgeries for conditions [...]

Relic from 400-600 A.D. returned to Belize

United States agencies have repatriated several prehistoric artifacts to Belize in recent years because both countries have become signatories to the Hold Harmless Release Agreement.  This agreement allows countries to [...]

Archaeologist says monitoring black market trade is difficult

The legacy of the Mayas is preserved in our local museums and at archaeological sites that were once stronghold Maya kingdoms.  But since there aren’t enough people to excavate and [...]

Belize loses football match with Guatemala

The dream for a seed in the upcoming World Cup 2014 has ended for Team Belize following a major loss in an away game played in Guatemala City on Tuesday [...]

Still fresh the day after, Duets Recapped

Three duos are advancing to the finals in KTV Duets as they continue their quest for ten thousand dollars and local stardom.  Following a night of impressive performances at the [...]