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Five charged in November kidnapping

Tonight, four well known Belizean men have been arrested and charged with kidnapping. According to Assistant Inspectors of Police, Charles Galvez and Simeon Alvarez investigations have led them to strongly [...]

P.U.P. nominates Citco candidates

With much fanfare, at least on the part of one political party, the candidates for the March 3rd City Council Elections were nominated today at City Hall. The People’s United [...]

U.D.P. says it’s time for Citco to change

Shortly after the conclusion of the P.U.P. presentation at Independence Hall, the United Democratic Party supporters made their way from their new headquarters by the BelChina Bridge to City Hall. [...]

Case withdrawn against prison officer

In the Supreme Court today all charges were withdrawn against a prison officer accused of helping nine prisoners escape from Hattieville in 1997. It was alleged that Thomas Gilharry had [...]

La Democracia will be first satellite town

During this week’s Cabinet meeting, it was decided that the first satellite town will be located near La Democracia at mile 31 on the Western Highway. The Ministries of Education [...]

Water lab upgraded

The Pan-American Health Organization this morning received sodium parameters, solutions and equipment to help monitor drinking water to ensure it is safe and healthy to drink. PAHO/WHO Doctor Graciela Uriburu [...]

Garifuna healer dies in U.S.

She was a spiritual giant in a community that places great emphasis on such values. Sarah Gonguez, for many years one of the most prominent Garifuna buyeis of this country, [...]

Julian Cho honored by Audubon Society

His untimely death in December shocked the nation. Last night the Belize Audubon Society posthumously honored Mayan activist Julian Cho with its most prestigious prize. The James A. Waight Award, [...]