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Foreshore fire burns two homes

The streets of downtown Belize City were filled with holiday shoppers on Saturday morning, but all heads turned when the cry of “fire” broke out. Smoke was billowing from the [...]

Child dies in highway accident

While firefighters were engaged at a blaze on the foreshore on Saturday morning, police were called to the scene of an accident on the Western Highway, just outside the city. [...]

Tourist shot by would-be robber

A tourist was shot in the arm in front of the Princess Hotel on Princess Margaret Drive Sunday night. Police report that hotel guest Jose Igea Ruiz of Navarra, Spain [...]

Orange Walk man charged in machete attack

An Orange Walk man has been charged with attempted murder after a chopping incident which left another resident in critical condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. Carlos Reyes of [...]

Police get one hundred radios from Eisenberg family

The Belize Police Department announced today they have received the final shipment of a generous donation of communications equipment from Mr. and Mrs. Erwin D. Eisenberg. The Eisenbergs promised they [...]

Fishermen caught with undersized lobster

Lobster season may be open, but that doesn’t mean the Fisheries Department is not doing spot checks for size. Last week the department arrested five fishermen: Alfredo Cal, Roberto Cal [...]

EU agrees to continue preferential markets

Things are looking up for Belizean trade with the European Union following a meeting of African Caribbean and Pacific countries with the EU last week in Brussels, Belgium. Minister of [...]

Fledgling trees damaged by vandals

A private citizen is offering a reward for information leading to the prosecution and conviction of those responsible for damaging a number of young palm trees on St. Thomas Street [...]

Grigamandala ties with Real Verdes in weekend sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and you’re strapped in for another ride on Sports Monday. Grigamandala went into week twelve of the B.F.L. season atop the standings and we all [...]