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Men killed in fight with armed forces identified as Belmopan residents

The Police Department continues to follow leads that were uncovered following Saturday’s battle with four men near the Rocky Point end of Ambergris Caye. The identity of one of three [...]

Mother of man killed on San Pedro says he left home with a soldier

News Five’s Andrea Polanco went to Belmopan today to locate the families of two men, who were killed in a shootout with lawmen in San Pedro. The relatives of Alexander [...]

Heated budget debate expected

Normally, an official release would be sent regarding House meetings and though this Wednesday and Thursday’s budget debate is expected to bring out some fiery exchange between the two parties, [...]

Will the quality of your life improve with the new budget?

Tonight’s question is: Will the quality of your life improve with the new budget? Send your comments and responses using your SMART phones to 8686 or post your vote on [...]

Shot during robbery but clinging to life

A Belize City man was shot in the face on Monday afternoon when two men robbed his delivery truck while transporting bread to a store in the Lake Independence Area. [...]

Bicyclist knocked down on highway

A Belize City resident is hospitalized after being knocked down earlier today while riding a bicycle along the Northern Highway.  Shortly after eight o’clock this morning a man was hit [...]

Negotiations at Port of Belize will take time

Less than two weeks ago, a go-slow was initiated by the Stevedores of the Christian Workers Union at the Port of Belize and by the following day it had transformed [...]

Murder Acquittal; witness says it’s a wrong statement

In court today, two men were acquitted of murder after the prosecution’s main witness told the court that the statement presented in evidence was not the one he had given [...]

Pirates of the Caribbean get charged

Two men from Southern Belize are suspected to be the modern day pirates that shot sixty year old fisherman, Cornelio Verde, and robbed his four-man crew at sea. Today, Sherwin [...]

PASMO works on manual for persons living with HIV

Pan American Social Marketing Organization or PASMO Belize was founded in 1999 to work in HIV/AIDS prevention.  The organization strives to direct its resources where they are most needed by [...]

SOCTA, Serious Organized Crime Threat Assessment workshop

A regional workshop on Serious Organized Crime Threat Assessments began on Monday in Belmopan. It has the participation of sixteen persons from Police, the Belize Defence Force, Immigration and Customs [...]

Rastas raise funds for Liberty Hall

Rasta United is inviting you to join in their annual Haile Selassie I Earth Day celebration at the B.T.L. Park on July twenty-second. The group is having an all day [...]

Table Tennis Association looking to school participation

The Belize Table Tennis Association held its fourth annual general meeting at the Belize Elementary Auditorium on Saturday. The matters discussed included accomplishments over the past year and the plans [...]

Lions Club on San Pedro does good things

Formed in 1975, the San Pedro Lions Club has been serving the community of that municipality for over thirty years. The club was formed with the aim of providing health [...]

2 female athletes win medals in regional games

Belizean-American siblings, Shantell and Shaneve Swift, descendants of two generations of professional runners, are arguably the most talked about local athletes coming out of the Central American Games.  Their achievements [...]

Athletes ready for 2012 Olympics

While the Swifts have done well in representing Belize regionally, additional Belizean athletes living abroad have also been recruited to compete on the world stage.  Altogether, a team of fifteen [...]