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Murder in Corozal: Minor Stabs 24-year-old During Altercation

It has been relative free of violent crimes in Corozal Town since the start of the year. But on Tuesday night, all that was shattered when a horrible murder took [...]

Gunfire on Jane Usher Blvd. Leaves Two Men Injured in Separate Incidents

In the city, two persons were injured in separate, but related shootings this morning on Jane Usher Boulevard. Shamar Moore and Raheem Arnold were rushed to the Karl Heusner Memorial [...]

Digicell Under Fire for Offensive Online Ads

Belize Telemedia Limited, a government-owned company, is under fire tonight, for a series of offensive ads that have been posted on social media.  If you’re a subscriber of Facebook or [...]

BML and CitCo Back in Court Over Partially Paid Judgment

This time last year, the staff of Belize Maintenance Limited (BML) was protesting in front of City Hall; garbage was strewn across the street and the protestors were arrested by [...]

Mayor Bradley Says There’ll Be No Residential Garbage Fee…

According to Bradley the Council has paid off what was outstanding to BML in terms of compensation for terminating the contract. He is not considering implementing a proposed ten dollars [...]

…But What About Trade Licenses?

Mayor Bradley also discussed the issue of trade licenses. Some Belize City businesses are reportedly thinking of moving outside of the Old Capital’s boundaries to Ladyville and Hattieville which are [...]

McAfee Arrested in Tennessee for Driving Under the Influence

In recent days, not much has been heard about the John McAfee, the eccentric millionaire who remains a person of interest in the murder his neighbour, Gregory Saul in San [...]

16-year-old Arraigned for Unlawful Sexual Intercourse, Attacker Charged with Wounding

This afternoon, a sixteen year old minor was arraigned for Unlawful Sexual Intercourse at the Family Court. The minor was allegedly stabbed on Monday when the father caught him sexually [...]

Banner Year for Sugar Production

The sugar crop got off to a rocky start but it is surely ending on a sweet note. This season, sugar production peaked to over one hundred and forty tones. [...]

Are Caneros Prepared for Changes in Sugar Prices Come 2016 Season?

While cane farmers are enjoying the fruits of their labor for a bumper crop this season, come 2016 things will get a lot tougher, as sugar exported to the international [...]

Workshop on Revenue Enhancement for Municipal Governments

It is budget season for the nine municipalities across the country, who feed in their requests to the Ministry of Local Government to be forwarded to the Ministry of Finance [...]

CitCo Leads By Example; Says Revenue Stream is Healthy

Also participating were the local staff of the CARILED project which has been assisting various municipalities. Even with the largest revenue base of all the municipalities, Belize City still has [...]

Shortage of Beds at K.H.M.H.

Two weeks ago, the staff of the national referral hospital went on a brief go-slow, canceling all referral services from the districts. That was called off after a meeting with [...]

Corozal Police Meets and Greets Residents

As we told you earlier, the second murder for the Corozal district happened on Tuesday night in the Venezuelan Site area of the town. It is also the first murder [...]

Tropigas Donates to Diabetes Association

Today, the Diabetes Association was gifted with a donation valued at a little over three thousand dollars. Tropigas has partnered with the association before, so when the association went calling [...]