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Present and former Belize City mayors share the stage for opening new City Hall building

Present and former Belize City mayors share the stage for opening new City Hall building

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Sept. 13, 2019– Opening ceremonies were held this evening for the refurbished City Hall building on which work had started during the United Democratic Party term of Mayor Darrell Bradley, and which has [...]

Mayor Bernard Wagner’s September 10 address

Mayor Bernard Wagner’s September 10 address

MEMORIAL PARK, Belize City, Tues. Sept. 10, 2019– There is a story of origin about this day, and to me that story is unlike any other. What we know is that on September 10, 1798, the [...]

Suicide Prevention Day September 10

Suicide Prevention Day September 10

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 5, 2019– World Suicide Prevention Day will be observed in Belize on Tuesday, September 10. It is a day of hope, to remind people that no one should die by suicide, that [...]

U-19 billiards team participated in tournaments in Guatemala

U-19 billiards team participated in tournaments in Guatemala

BELMOPAN, Thurs.  Aug. 29, 2019– The Belize Billiards Sports Federation (BBSF) is happy to share that 5 players (U-19) participated in 8-Ball, 9-Ball, and 10-Ball billiards tournaments from August 22 to August 24 at the Estadio [...]

Domestic exports for July 2019 up 44.1% over July 2018

Domestic exports for July 2019 up 44.1% over July 2018

Belize’s domestic exports for July 2019 increased by 44.1% over July 2018, thanks to a significant jump in earnings from sugar, a doubling in revenues from RK beans exports, and a small boost in earnings from [...]

Vance Cuthbert Vernon, retired businessman, dead at 74

Vance Cuthbert Vernon, retired businessman, dead at 74

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 26, 2019– On Saturday, August 24, Vance Cuthbert Vernon, a businessman of Punta Gorda Town died from a heart attack, his son, Nigel Vernon, told us this afternoon. He was 74. Vernon [...]

National Basketball Team player Glency Lopez gets basketball scholarship to US College

National Basketball Team player Glency Lopez gets basketball scholarship to US College

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 22, 2019– It takes a community to mold an athlete, especially if he is coming from the south side of Belize City where the ambitions of young men could be easily derailed. [...]

SEARCH FOR “AMANDALA”!

SEARCH FOR “AMANDALA”!

A PEOPLE’S VOICE, A PEOPLE’S MOVEMENT, A BELIZEAN REVOLUTIONARY SPIRIT! Returning home to Belize after my migration in April of 1981 just a few weeks after the 1981 Heads of Agreement revolution that rocked the Belizean [...]

IDB shows Belize the way forward

IDB shows Belize the way forward

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 15, 2019– The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has tailored a plan for sustainable urban development in Belize, and the Belize City Council is seeing to it that the plan will be carried [...]

Micah Goodin Scholarship Fund launched, benefiting 43 tertiary level students

Micah Goodin Scholarship Fund launched, benefiting 43 tertiary level students

BELIZE CITY, Sat. Aug. 10, 2019– This morning at the Radisson Fort George’s Cahal Pech Room, Belize City Councilor, Micah Goodin launched the Micah Goodin Scholarship Fund. Those attending this morning’s ceremony included the former two-term [...]