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Belize City Children’s Rally returns to the Civic Center

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Fri. Sept. 16,...

Owen Morrison, former principal of BelizeTechnical College, passes

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 21,...

Lawrence Vernon pens Philip S.W. Goldson biography

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 22,...

GAF remove Belize flags from Sarstoon Island

by Marco Lopez PUNTA GORDA, Toledo District, Wed. Sept. 21, 2022  On Sunday, September 18, the Belize Territorial Volunteers’ (BTV) annual trip to Sarstoon Island to commemorate Belize’s independence was met with military aggression from the Guatemalan Armed Forces(GAF). A contingent of five Guatemalan army vessels,...

Belize City man fatally stabbed in Cayo

by Khaila Gentle SAN IGNACIO TOWN, Cayo District, Wed. Sept. 21, 2022 Wednesday’s Independence Day celebration in Cayo was marred by a fatal stabbing that left one man lying dead in the Savannah Street area...

5 tropical systems in Atlantic; 1 on projected path to Belize

The National Hurricane Center reported a 90% chance of development of this system over the next 5 days.  BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 As the fourth month of the Atlantic Hurricane Season nears a...

Neals Pen road man chopped to death in Orange Walk

by Charles Gladden ORANGE WALK, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 Bernard Timmons, a resident of Neal Pen Road in Belize City, was killed during the Independence Day festivities in Orange Walk Town yesterday. According to initial police reports, sometime...
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PBL’s blockage of stevedores’ payment stretched to Nov.

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Sept. 14, 2022 The Christian Workers Union has issued a release informing its members and the public that the claim filed by the Port of Belize Limited (PBL)against the union and...

Body of Phillip Palma found in shallow grave on island

by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Tues. Sept. 20, 2022 The body of Phillip Palma, 55, a Belizean caretaker of Mile 5 on the George Price Highway, who was reported missing last Wednesday, was found at...

Owen Morrison, former principal of BelizeTechnical College, passes

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 21, 2022 Many will remember Mr. Owen Morrison as being a humble and patient man. He was one of the longest serving educators at the Belize Technical College (BTC), and the former head of the BTC Business Department, Mrs. Jennifer Hyde, remembers him as an influential man who was “good in every way.” Mrs. Hyde spoke with us over the phone and recounted her memories of Morrison, who she says left a lasting impression on countless persons, students and teachers alike. More than just an educator, he was also an advocate—for the poor, for his students, and for his fellow teachers. And the school at which...

Editorial

The road to better buses

The ideal for the transportation industry would be for top-of-the-line buses to be on the road serving commuters from Punta Gorda to Consejo and Sarteneja, from Belize City to...

BCCI president requests a waiver of holiday pay rate

Businesses will have to pay employees at the rate of time and a half...

Lawrence Vernon pens Philip S.W. Goldson biography

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 The Time to Save Your Country: Philip S.W Goldson, Biography of a National Hero was penned by writer Lawrence Vernon and launched this Thursday, September 22. Vernon, who was commissioned by the National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) to...

Local dancer drowns in PG

by Charles Gladden CATTLE LANDING, Toledo District, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 What was to have been an enjoyable fishing trip off the coast of Cattle Landing Village in the Toledo District, became tragic when the...
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From The Publisher

In 2007, the University of Nebraska Press published a book by an American lady professor named Anne S. Macpherson,...

From The Publisher

   There was a very bad mistake in my...

From The Publisher

   There was a very bad mistake in my...
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Queen Elizabeth II laid to rest

BELIZE CITY, Mon, Sept. 19, 2022 Over 2,000 guests attended...

UN says 50 million people worldwide stuck in ‘modern slavery’

The pandemic, armed conflicts, and climate change have exacerbated...

It Is Not Only About Racial Profiling!

The Editor,AMANDALA,Belize City,Belize Dear Sir, I would be grateful if you...

Belizean speaks on racial encounter at airport customs

Mrs. Estella Bailey-LeslieComptroller of CustomsBelize Customs and Excise DepartmentBelize...
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Features

Reparations, ehm, ignorance

by Colin Hyde I didn’t think it was possible for...

John has big dreams — Part 14

After John read the article that his work companion...

WHY BELIZE NEEDS A PEOPLE’S CONSTITUTION

Written by Assad Shoman (Extracted from a Facebook post published...

Things to bat about, things fixed in stone

By Colin Hyde If having the crown as head of...

Sports

Vindication for Greg; BAA application accepted today

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Sept. 20, 2022 In an act of...

Belize hosts 2022 Central American Veteran Table Tennis Championships

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 The following report is...

Playoff race tight at Week 8 of PLB Opening Season

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 22, 2022 The second round has...

Altitude loses; Verdes wins, retakes lead at Week 7 of PLB Opening Season

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 15, 2022 The first round of...
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