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Accident on Western Highway, no casualties

Two persons are lucky to be alive after the vehicles they were traveling in collided on the Western Highway. The accident happened around ten-thirty Tuesday night. According to reports, forty-eight [...]

No arrests as yet in Geban murder case

It will be almost one week since the body of taxi driver Roy Geban, was found on the Western Highway with several gun shot wounds. The police so far have [...]

Owners reclaim stolen possessions

Last week the Police Department conducted an operation in which they recovered numerous items such as TV’s and stereos, believed to be stolen during Hurricane Keith. While some people may [...]

Improved water system for San Antonio

Residents of San Antonio Village in the Cayo District now have a refurbished rudimentary water system in place. Work on the system started in May and in September the system [...]

Cabinet to impose tax on plastic importers

Cabinet held a meeting yesterday in which it approved a five percent environmental tax on all imports of empty plastic containers and on the value of products packaged in plastic [...]

Draft approved to regulate architects and engineers

The environmental tax was not the only issue that dominated the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday. Also discussed was the problem that the professions of engineering and architecture are not legally [...]

Governor Gen. donate instruments to Orange Walk

A brand new set of musical instruments was recently handed over to the Orange Walk Drum Corps. The gift is a donation from the Governor General of Belize, Colville Young. [...]

Day of the Dead exhibition at Cultural Institute

the annual “Day of the Dead” exhibition is underway at the Institute of Co-operation and Culture Mexico/Belize. The weeklong event is a Mexican tradition, which dates back to around 1800 [...]

Sadie Vernon publishes autobiography

The Angelus Press has published its first autobiography, the sixth publication of The Belize Chronicle Series. The book documents the life and work of Belizean Sadie Vernon. Ann-Marie was at [...]