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6th victim dies from Monday’s crash

The total number of people killed in Monday morning’s collision on the Western Highway has now reached six. Just after seven this morning Melvin Rodriguez, who had been on life [...]

Shooting on Antelope Street wounds three

It is a familiar type of crime that–for some unknown reason–has not been seen very often in 2003. But Wednesday evening the staccato sound of rapid gunfire once again echoed [...]

Armed robbery leaves businessman in hospital

Less than twenty-four hours later, another bullet put a man in the K.H.M.H. This time, however, the motive appears to be more straightforward. Jacqueline Woods reports from the scene. Jacqueline [...]

Cops crack down on marijuana growers

In other crime news, a Corozal marijuana farmer watched a big payday go up in smoke Wednesday when police raided his plantation on the eve of harvest. Forty-three year old [...]

No let up for unusually cold weather

If you are anything like me, before Christmas you took that trusty old blanket out of mothballs…and guess what…a month later it’s still keeping you warm. With today’s weather forecast [...]

Former V.O.A. compound will host free zone

Since the mid 1980′s it was home to a state of the art radio transmission facility used by the Voice of America to beam the U.S. worldview to a turbulent [...]

BELTRAIDE has funds for agribusiness

BELTRAIDE is also looking for Belizean business people to take advantage of a European Union initiative that provides funding for product development. The Cariforum Agricultural Research and Training Fund (CARTF) [...]

Rotary Club hosts project fair

Rotarians from North and Central America are currently in Belize to attend their annual project fair, which opens tonight at the Princess Hotel. Belize City Rotary Club President, Kay Menzies, [...]

Milt gets his minutes, Cavs keep losing

His team, the Cleveland Cavaliers may be languishing in the division cellar with the worst record in the N.B.A. but just as Milton Palacio never forgets his roots in Belize, [...]

Govt. donates to Belmopan home

A childcare centre in Belmopan is tonight the grateful recipient of a monetary donation, courtesy of the Government of Belize. According to a release issued today by the Ministry of [...]

Singh would be Finance Minister in U.D.P. Govt.

Several months ago U.D.P. Leader Dean Barrow said that if he becomes the next Prime Minister he will not hold a specific portfolio. Since Manuel Esquivel cannot constitutionally–even as a [...]