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Dr. Carla extends CWU’s strike notice by 10 more days

Dr. Carla extends CWU’s strike notice by 10 more days

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Oct. 18, 2018– A meeting between the negotiating teams of the Christian Workers Union (CWU), representing stevedores, and representatives of the Port of Belize Limited (PBL) — their employer, was brokered today by [...]

Sensational hit on Noel Leal, Jr., 33

Sensational hit on Noel Leal, Jr., 33

MAHOGANY HEIGHTS, Belize District, Thurs. Oct. 18, 2018– At about 2:00 Sunday morning, Noel Leal, Jr., 33, a car dealer of Ladyville, Belize District, was found slumped dead over the steering wheel of his Volkswagen van, [...]

Who killed Felina James, 37?

Who killed Felina James, 37?

Her body was found a week after she disappeared BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Oct. 18, 2018– A mother of two children has been found dead after she was missing for seven days. Felina Margaret James, 37, dropped [...]

CCJ orders GST Commissioner to refund taxes collected from Cruise Solution and Discovery Expeditions

CCJ orders GST Commissioner to refund taxes collected from Cruise Solution and Discovery Expeditions

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Oct. 16, 2018– The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) issued a ruling on Friday, October 12, in regards to the appeal of Cruise Solutions and Discovery Expeditions, two tour companies owned by businessman [...]

Cahal Pech murder involved “EMO” cult ritual

Cahal Pech murder involved “EMO” cult ritual

SAN IGNACIO, Cayo District, Thurs. Oct. 11, 2018– The murder of Bobby Garcia, 19, made headlines in the Belize media because of the strange way he was killed. Garcia’s body was found on Monday, October 8, [...]

Attorney General Peyrefitte offers solution to waterfront dispute

Attorney General Peyrefitte offers solution to waterfront dispute

BELMOPAN, Wed. Oct. 10, 2018– Senator Michael Peyrefitte, Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, has offered Dr. Carla Barnett, the Minister of Labour, an enlightened solution for the ongoing dispute between the Christian Workers Union [...]

The ICJ Referendum question that no one in our informal survey knows

The ICJ Referendum question that no one in our informal survey knows

ICJ Referendum question: “Do you agree that any legal claim of Guatemala against Belize relating to land and insular territories and to any maritime areas pertaining to these territories should be submitted to the International Court [...]

Jose Medina, 23, shot dead in Orange Walk Town

Jose Medina, 23, shot dead in Orange Walk Town

His girlfriend, 28, is in a critical condition at the Northern Regional Hospital ORANGE WALK TOWN, Thurs. Oct. 11, 2018– A 23-year-old laborer of Orange Walk Town, Jose Medina, a.k.a. “Doofy,” was shot and killed in [...]

Tourists discover slain teenager in Cahal Pech temple

Tourists discover slain teenager in Cahal Pech temple

CAHAL PECH, San Ignaco, Cayo District, Mon. Oct. 8, 2018-  Bobby Garcia, 19, a laborer of San Ignacio, was found dead at about 8:00 Sunday morning, with his throat slashed and with multiple stab wounds in [...]

Succotz sisters, 16 and 26, drown in Mopan

Succotz sisters, 16 and 26, drown in Mopan

The driver, Carlos Martinez, 53, escaped death and is charged SAN JOSE SUCCOTZ, Cayo District, Mon. Oct. 8, 2018– Cindy, 26, and Jarinet Cowo, 16, sisters who resided in San Jose, Succotz, died after the RAV4 [...]