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3 Players Being Investigated by CONCACAF

For the first time in Belize’s storied football past, three players are under investigation by CONCACAF and UNCAF for match-fixing. The incredible allegation comes in the wake of a playoff [...]

F.F.B. Spent Half-a-Mil on Rounds 1 & 2

Even as that match-fixing investigation looms, the F.F.B. is coasting on an amazing victory over the Dominican Republic, and history being made as the Jaguars qualify for the Third Round [...]

Vicente Says Gold Cup Accounting Coming Soon

Vicente insists that the almost five hundred thousand dollars used between the First and Second Rounds was finances solely by the F.F.B., with no assistance from the public or from [...]

Lord’s Bank Man Riddled by Bullets

A twenty-eight year old man is tonight clinging to life at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after he was shot multiple times to the body on Tuesday night. Just before [...]

Military Forces Converge on Belize for Trade Winds 2015

If you see increased military activity in your neck of the woods, don’t be alarmed. It is a well organized military training taking place. Personnel from the US, Mexico, Canada [...]

DOE Damage Assessment at Glover’s Reef Completed

The assessment of damages caused to the reef by a Guatemalan vessel running aground last Wednesday has been completed. On Thursday, the preliminary dive was done by members of the [...]

Santa Clara Man Charged With Attempted Murder of His Wife

Up north, a housewife has given police a report of a horrifying experience she lived at the hands of her husband. Maria Pech of Santa Clara Village, Corozal claims that [...]

ADU Makes Million Dollar Heroin Bust in Corozal

Further up north in the village of Ranchito, the Police Anti-Drug Unit, ADU, made a sizeable bust of highly addictive and illegal drug. In operations at a house in the [...]

Placencia Police on Alert Before Lobster Fest

On Tuesday, Quick Response Team of the Police Department in Placencia conducted several searches in Seine Bight for drugs. In an abandoned lot in that community, they found what appeared [...]

GSU Clamps Down in Crime in the City

The Gang Suppression Unit also carried out operations over the weekend. On Friday afternoon, the unit conducted a search through Taylor’s Alley area and in an empty lot they found [...]

Twins Charged for Harm After Beat-down

This morning, twin sisters, Tanisha and Tenisha Bodden of Arlington Drive, Belize City were arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate’s Court on a single charge of Harm. It is claimed [...]

Kareem Betancourt Remanded on Firearm Offences

Today, after being released from the K.H.M.H. having spent more than a week under police watch, thirty year old Kareem Betancourt, of the Saint Martin’s De Porres area of Belize [...]

Moody’s Investors Service Says Belize’s Debt is Unsustainable

Earlier this month, BMI Research, a leader in financial information services, made public the results of a research into Belize’s existing economic state of affairs.  That forecast was dismal, as [...]

Ministry of Housing Explores Social Housing Program

It’s been a while since we’ve heard of anything within the Ministry of Housing. Well, today they held a workshop in at the Biltmore where they met with partners with [...]

Housing Grants Available…But Only If Area Reps Approve

And while the establishment of the social housing policy is the latest initiative being undertaken by the Ministry of Housing in a very long time, the Ministry has long been [...]

Hand in Hand Ministries Builds Home for Lord’s Bank Family

A single father of four of the Lord Bank area, Belize District, is tonight celebrating the comfort of spanking new quarters. Aaron Garbutt and his family are moving from their [...]

Media/Sports Icon Passes

Veteran radio broadcaster and sports enthusiast Gerald Garbutt passed away today after suffering a massive stroke sometime last week.  Garbutt was a mainstay in the local media for over fifty [...]