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P.M. says expect austerity measures in budget

Brace up for austerity. Speaking at a press conference this morning, the Prime Minister sounded the alarm that a gaping thirty million dollar hole is expected in the new and [...]

Gang War in the midst of real gang truce

Crime is a number one concern throughout the country. Over a dozen people have been shot since last Friday night; most of the violence took place in the city and [...]

No foreign police commissioner for Belize

The man charged with ushering the Belize City gangs into a life of peace without bloodshed is Belmopan resident and National Security Minister John Saldivar. Prime Minister Barrow says that [...]

Compensation only for Telemedia and B.E.L.

The court ruled on Monday for a second time that the acquisition of Belize Telemedia Limited was null and void, but fell short of ordering consequential relief. So it’s possible [...]

Poll says crime and violence most critical matter

The country is currently battling with increasing crime and violence as well as an economic downturn. So in our last poll, we asked viewers which issue they believe is more [...]

Orange Walk Businessman murdered. A hit?

The past weekend was the bloodiest since the beginning of the year and there was no relief on Monday when another murder took place in the crime ridden City. Then [...]

Meth precursor being destroyed

The destruction of six containers of methylamine hydrochloride is taking place incrementally by the Customs Department in cooperation with the US. Between Tuesday and today, the containers carrying three thousand [...]

Women victims in City Shootings

In the Old Capital, there were three shootings in six hours and two women fell victims to the gun violence. Just before midnight eighteen year old Kenesha Humes was socializing [...]

After 5 years locked up, 2 men freed of murder charge

In the courts, two men who were on remand for almost five years have been freed of Murder charges. Thomas Caretella and William Padgett were accused of fatally shooting Santa [...]

Senior citizen busted for molesting 5 year old

A fifty-one year old man was today convicted and sentenced to two years in prison for molesting a five year old girl. Belize City resident, Chester Smith, maintained that he [...]

Brothers face rape charge

In another case of sexual abuse, two brothers were accused of raping a Belize City female. According to the alleged victim, she visited the home of Austin Stevens to meet [...]

Territorial Referendum? Yes. Oceana Referendum? Maybe not

The Belize/Guatemala territorial dispute is subject to a simultaneous referendum on October sixth, 2013. If the people of Belize and Guatemala agree, the dispute can finally be settled at the [...]

City Hall move illegal vendors again

We have covered this story many times before and this certainly won’t be the last; it’s about the never ending problems between market vendors and City Hall. For two days, [...]

Councilor says he will look at allegations against constable

The City Councilor with responsibility for Markets, Kevin Singh says that while he understands everyone is trying to survive, the vendors must abide by the rules. According to Singh, they [...]

City Council to implement new system to collect outstanding taxes

On Tuesday, the Belize City Council held a press conference to update the city on their progress in the first hundred days since assuming office at City Hall. Along with [...]

Kate Walsh at our Blue Hole swimming in Hollywood Conservation Message

Kate Walsh, the famous Doctor Addison Montgomery on the hit series, Grey’s Anatomy, was in Belize over the past weekend. But she wasn’t here on vacation, she was here as [...]