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Schoolyard Budget Debate: On Day 2, Julius calls Santi names

Day two of the annual budget debate continued today inside the House of Representatives, where members from both sides of the floor scrutinized the fiscal budget for 2012-2013.  By far, [...]

Julius Espat says pro-poor budget not like George and Weezie (80’s sitcom)

As we mentioned, Cayo South Area Representative Julius Espat shared his view on the billion dollar budget earlier today, strongly criticizing the Barrow Administration for its highly praised pro-poor initiatives.  [...]

Minister of Finance plans of solar energy on a commercial sale

The United Democratic Party, which is in its second term in office, is also boasting significant growth in foreign direct investment at a time when the financial climate within the [...]

Another Double Murder in Corozal; this time cousins killed

Exactly one week ago, we reported on the double murder of a mother and daughter at their hotel in Corozal Town.  Tonight there is another double homicide to report on, [...]

4 women charged for street robbery

Before you believe that crime lends itself only to males, think again. A Belize City resident, Leandria Ebanks was attacked and robbed on Saturday and the bandits were four women. [...]

Farmer walks free from indecent assault charge against minor

A young Farmer of Saint Matthews Village today walked free of a serious sexual offense. Twenty-three year old Isai Ortiz was charged in December 2011 for allegedly committing an indecent [...]

Woman claims that cops regularly harass her

Twenty-three year old Natasha Lewis says that the GSU is harassing her and that it has been going on for too long; she says today while she was walking on [...]

Belize Bank gives 25 four-year high school scholarships

As noted in the previous news items, hard times and a poor upbringing without role models can lead to crime and unwanted situations. Mentorship is a key factor in any [...]

Toledo East’s Mike Espat wants rosewood moratorium temporarily lifted

While the twenty-five scholarship recipients are looking to bank managers for some guidance, hopefully they haven’t seen or heard the name calling that occurred earlier today in the House by [...]

Cayo and Guatemala ‘Selectaz’ find friendship in DJ Competition

The Belize Guatemala Referendum is slated for October 2013.  But there is a battle brewing between nationals of both countries that actually has more to do with peace than war. [...]

Blaze of Glory; spiritual upliftment with local and American musicians

You may have not heard of Cyril Pitterson, but on the streets he is well known by his pseudonym, Reality Youth. The Gospel Artist has a message for every Belizean [...]

Oceana on Al Jazeera for bottom trawling success

The following feature may not carry any notes of Reality Youths, or the scratches of Cayo’s DJ competition, but for Oceana Belize, it is music to their ears. The gospel [...]

Healthy Living treats a nose bleed

More frightening than it is serious, nosebleeds can occur at any time to children and adults alike. This week, Healthy Living takes a closer look at the causes of the [...]