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Kimberly Santos Queen of the Bay 2019 – 2020

Kimberly Santos Queen of the Bay 2019 – 2020

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 5, 2019– The Queen of the Bay pageant was held last Friday night at the Bliss Institute, where seven beautiful young ladies competed for the prestigious title of the Miss Queen of [...]

Belize Bus Association and government reach agreement on regulating foreign buses

Belize Bus Association and government reach agreement on regulating foreign buses

BELMOPAN, Tues. Sept. 3, 2019– This afternoon, officials from the Ministry of Transport and stakeholders from the tourism industry met with the leaders of the Belize Bus Association (BBA) and the Taxi Association to chart a [...]

$40,000 for Joshua Perdomo; $0.00 for poor school children

$40,000 for Joshua Perdomo; $0.00 for poor school children

At Ladyville Seventh Day Adventist Primary School, poor children are being denied an education due to unpaid bills, while the Cabinet Secretary’s son was given a write-off of $40,000 by Cabinet LADYVILLE, Belize District, Mon. Sept. [...]

Bus owners threaten national shutdown of public transportation

Bus owners threaten national shutdown of public transportation

They say that they expect that our security forces will be used against them BELIZE CITY, Mon. Sept. 2, 2019– The Belize Bus Association is up in arms to protect its turf from the foreign competition [...]

Rasheed Pollard dies hours after his 27th birthday in road accident

Rasheed Pollard dies hours after his 27th birthday in road accident

DRIFTWOOD BAY, Mile 4 ½, Philip Goldson Highway, Belize City, Fri. Aug. 31, 2019– Rasheed Pollard, 27, of Fabers Road, a father of two children and an employee of DIGICEL, who was honored for his outstanding [...]

Devaun Maskall, 25, ambushed and killed in his yard

Devaun Maskall, 25, ambushed and killed in his yard

BELIZE CITY, Sat. Aug. 31, 2019– Devaun Maskall, 25, of Mile 4, Philip Goldson Highway, Belize City, and his girlfriend, drove into their yard at about 12:30 this morning, and he got out of his car [...]

Orange Walk environmental crisis

Orange Walk environmental crisis

“I jumped in the river and my skin started to itch me all over; it was like acid going through my pores.” ORANGE WALK DISTRICT, Thurs. Aug. 29, 2019– In the Orange Walk District, there are [...]

NICH to standardize the Belizean flag

NICH to standardize the Belizean flag

A statutory instrument will legally fix the color scheme of the flag and establish a protocol for flag re-creation BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 29, 2019– One of the leading and oldest and most important symbols of [...]

Burglar found in ceiling of ex-girlfriend’s house

Burglar found in ceiling of ex-girlfriend’s house

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 28, 2019– Allison Cuthkelvin, 34, a laborer of Tibruce Street, has been given a 3-year jail sentence for burglary and handling stolen goods. Police found him in the ceiling of a house [...]

Tourism lifts Belize’s sagging economy

Tourism lifts Belize’s sagging economy

SIB says Belize’s economy declined 0.8% in 2nd quarter, 2019 BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 29, 2019– The Statistical Institute (SIB) of Belize reported that the total goods and services produced by our country between April and [...]