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Apprenticeship Program Graduates get 2nd Chance at Life

There have been no reported murders in the country and the activities that headline the news are positive reminders that there are those individuals who are trying to develop their [...]

Restore Belize targets socioeconomic issues in gang areas

The Apprenticeship program is but one on the frontline of combating the malaise and the social ills that are affecting youths across the country and in particular in Belize City. [...]

Students’ Tough Tour from Hotspots to the Prison

There is yet another program within a pilot level that caught our cameras this morning. It was not devised in a boardroom, but a classroom. A local teacher had an [...]

McAfee said he contacted National Security Minister to prevent dispute

The estate of the founder of McAfee Antivirus and investor, John McAfee was busted by GSU earlier this week. Sixty-six year old McAfee has been living in Belize for some [...]

P.U.C. makes initial decision for B.E.L. annual review

The Public Utilities Commission (P.U.C.) issued a press release earlier today stating that an initial decision regarding the 2012 Annual Review Proceeding for Belize Electricity Limited (B.E.L.) was taken on [...]

Bomb threat at City Hall

Just after lunch this afternoon at around one-thirty p.m., business was halted at Belize City Hall and the staff and administrators were queued off to Mirab near the Tourism Village. [...]

Former mayor reinvents herself as a restaurateur; but is it kosher?

One person who no longer needs to worry about issues at City Hall is former Mayor, Zenaida Moya, who has taken a leave from public life to become, a restaurateur.  [...]

Family of accident victim blames driver for taking his life

A tragic accident that occurred on Saturday, April twenty-eighth, has the family of Rafael Torres reeling with agony and anger. The twenty five year old butcher was riding his bicycle [...]

Beltraide gets into the magazine business

Invest Belize Magazine; it is a new publication, the first of its kind that will be published in October of this year. Beltraide partnered with Idea Lab Studios to create [...]

Charles Leslie Jr. in Court for violent crimes in and out of prison

In court today, twenty-four year old Charles Mervin Leslie Jr., a George Street Gang associate appeared for the attempted murder and wounding of another remanded inmate. According to twenty-one year [...]

He stabbed 3 members of the Uck Family

On Wednesday, fifty-year old Jose Hernan Ochaeta, a resident of Cayo was convicted on one of three counts of attempted murder in the stabbing of eighty five year old Ignacio [...]

Suspects detained for double murder in Belmopan

Police has just sent a press release to our newsroom indicating that two suspects detained for the weekend’s double murder at the Agricultural Trade Show grounds in the Capital. Cousins—twenty-two [...]

Cancer Month is being celebrated in Belize by spreading awareness

Cancer Month is currently being celebrated countrywide by activists and survivors of the various forms of the debilitating illness through a series of activities leading up to the annual Cancer [...]

Caribbean’s strategies to reduce the demand and supply of illicit drugs

The National Drug Abuse Control Council (NDACC) along with the Ministry of Health started the first day of an annual regional gathering.  Twenty directors of member states of Caricom gathered [...]

Marie Sharp taking Belize’s Hot Sauce to South Korea

Pioneer businesswoman Marie Sharp, proprietor of Marie Sharp’s Fine Foods Limited, the Belizean company behind her world famous pepper sauce, has been invited to attend the second largest food expo [...]

Winsom Winsom Jumps the Big Boa; Art before Afterlife

The art world in Belize has its own flavor and the taste on each palate is different to those who delve into the rich juices offered by our culinary artisans.  [...]

Healthy Living joins HANDS International for free healthcare

A Medical Mission by Health and Development Services International Incorporated has returned with its second mission to Belize. HANDS International has offered free medical services in Belize City and Belize [...]