Belize - Belize News - Channel5Belize.com - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » August, 2014 You are currently browsing entries posted in: August, 2014

Breaking News: U.S. National found dead in San Pedro Apartment

Just after six this afternoon, a U.S. national living in San Pedro for some years was found dead in his rented apartment at the Reef Village Resort on the island. [...]

Belize Disqualified from International Football…

CONCACAF dropped a bombshell on Tuesday when it officially wrote to the Football Federation of Belize that the Belmopan Bandits will not be allowed to play in the 2014-2015 Champions [...]

FFB Throws Marvin Ottley Under the Bus

As we said, the contract to upgrade the pitch of the F.F.B. Football field in Belmopan was issued to a Belizean contractor…but the work has not been completed so Belize [...]

Alleged Murderers Back in Court

This morning twenty-two year old Noe Gonzalez, nineteen year old Angel Cardenas and twenty-eight year old Mateo Pott were escorted back to the Orange Walk Magistrate’s Court. On July ninth [...]

Guatemalan Minors Caught in Caracol…

A pair of minors, ages fifteen and seventeen, both Guatemalan nationals, has been charged with kept firearm and ammunition without a gun license after being nabbed near the Caracol Archaeological [...]

Commercial Centre Gets A Facelift

About thirty-four million dollars is being spent on road works in the Old Capital. Today, Belize City Mayor Darrell Bradley, along with the Taiwanese Ambassador launched another project to complement [...]

Municipalities Complain About Belize City Council Bailout

Sanitation has been in the news incessantly, with the B.M.L. situation threatening to blow up and out of control. A very timely intervention by Prime Minister Barrow in the form [...]

Bagasse Impasse Holds Strong

Today, we can report that there is no give in the impasse between ASR/BSI and the B.S.C.F.A.  Cane farmers have instructed the B.S.C.F.A. to ask for intervention from the Sugar [...]

Gunman Targets Family in Belmopan

A Belmopan mother was holding her three month old son when she and her family were held up at gunpoint by an armed man. It happened on Tuesday afternoon when [...]

Foreign Ministers of Ecuador and Belize Meet

Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino, on a working visit to Belize, called on Minister of Foreign Affairs Wilfred Elrington at his Belize City office this morning, where agreements were signed [...]

Ecuadorian Minister Has No Knowledge of Floyd Ebanks Case

In the absence of an extradition treaty between Belize and Ecuador, thirty-nine-year-old Christian Ebanks, also known as Floyd Ebanks Jurado, wanted in that country for murder, remains a free man.  [...]

National Team has Local Coach…

Earlier in the newscast, we reported that the Belmopan Bandits have been replaced in the 2014-2015 CONCACAF Champions League. That is news is followed by more bad news because up [...]

OW Mayor Speaks on Infrastructure Project

Phase one of the infrastructure program in Orange Walk Town is underway, including paving of the Belize/Corozal Road, sidewalks and drainage. It’s a huge project, about four miles of road [...]

And on San Antonio road Project…

Mayor Bernard is so happy about the road work that he’s not even making much noise about the infamous San Antonio Road. U.D.P. contractor of choice, Imer Hernandez, who happens [...]

Finalists Bring It to the stage tonight…

If you can sing it, bring it, goes into semi-final round tonight live at the Bliss Institute beginning at nine p.m. At this stage of the competition, the challenges for [...]