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PUP leader John Briceño and his new National Executive sworn in

PUP leader John Briceño and his new National Executive sworn in

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Feb. 3, 2016–In the wake of the Opposition People’s United Party (PUP) convention on Sunday, January 31, this morning, the party’s headquarters at Independence Hall came alive with supporters and parliamentarians who gathered [...]

National 2016 budget to be drafted this month

National 2016 budget to be drafted this month

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Feb. 3, 2016–There is a lot of curiosity over what the 2016 budget will look like, as the new financial year begins to appear on the horizon. The national budget now exceeds a [...]

Power inside the PUP

Power inside the PUP

A lot of things happened inside the Opposition People’s United Party (PUP) between late October and November of 2011. First, the PUP Leader chosen by a leadership convention in March of 2008 to replace the reigned [...]

Despite spike in homicides for January, Belize can become a safer place in 2016

Despite spike in homicides for January, Belize can become a safer place in 2016

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Feb. 2, 2016–With 12 murders reported by the Police Department for the month of January 2016, including the stabbing murder of Mariano Castillo reported over the weekend, the year is off to a [...]

Two teens shot to death in Orange Walk Town

Two teens shot to death in Orange Walk Town

ORANGE WALK TOWN, Thurs. Feb. 4, 2016–Two Cristock Street, Orange Walk Town teenagers were shot and killed at about 4:30 Monday afternoon — their bodies left sprawled on the road in front of one of their [...]

C-Ray Saturday Race Series 2016 –  Week 3 results

C-Ray Saturday Race Series 2016 – Week 3 results

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Feb. 1, 2016–On Saturday morning, January 30, the C-Ray Cycling Club Saturday Race Series continued with the third race of the series. The field continues to grow every week. Alliance Cycling Team and [...]

Ladyville residents “happy with Serrano’s Bus Service”

Ladyville residents “happy with Serrano’s Bus Service”

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Feb. 3, 2016–Hernan Serrano has been given a permit since January 15 to operate two buses between Belize City and Ladyville; his two buses don’t go all the way to Lord’s Bank as [...]