Ramon Cervantes Sr. found dead in Orange Walk

Police in the northern town of Orange Walk are rounding up suspects in the murder of 71-year-old businessman and former politician Ramon Cervantes, Sr. Cervantes was laid to rest late on Sunday after his body was found on an abandoned farm on the road to Honey Camp Lagoon, six...

Fire in San Pedro leaves 20 families homeless

On Sunday, July 6th sometime after 8:00 pm a raging fire on the island of San Pedro gutted 7 small wooden structures and caused damages to two others leaving at least 20 families homeless. According to San Pedro Police, no one was injured during the incident. Supt. Louis...

Belizeans & Nigerians march for safe return of kidnapped Nigerian girls

A group of about 70 Nigerians living in Belize as well as many Belizeans marched in Belmopan on Saturday. The march was to bring awareness to the plight of hundreds female students who were kidnapped from the Government Secondary School in the town of Chibok in Borno State,...

Man hospitalized after shooting in Orange Walk

An early Sunday morning shooting that occurred in front of a popular night club in Orange Walk town, namely Hi-FIVE, has left one person hospitalized at the Northern Regional Hospital. Northern Regional Commander Sr. Supt. Joseph Myvette gave us more details. Northern Regional...

Deon Pitter takes last seat on CWU Executive

A run-off election for the final slot in the Christian Workers’ Union’s (CWU) seven-member executive took place at their Belize City headquarters on Saturday. 134 votes were cast of which one was spoilt. The winner was Deon Pitter, who beat Maureen Mahmud Reyes by 74...

Saldivar family has many questions about father’s sudden death

 The sudden passing of Paul Robert Saldivar, long time resident of Belmopan who recently moved to Camalote, has left the family in shock. Paul is the father of well known attorney at law, Arthur Saldivar and police are still trying to put together the details of what happened....

Fatal accident on Phillip Goldson Highway claims one life

A fatal traffic accident at mile 56 on the Phillip Goldson Highway has claimed the life of one man from the village of Trinidad, Orange Walk District. 32 year old Marvin Tillett, who was driving a motorcycle, died on the spot. We hear more from Officer Commanding the Orange Walk...

Shooting at “Kick Down Fence” Restaurant

21-year-old Shane Fisher was shot in Belize City on Saturday night. Fisher was shot to the abdomen and left side of the buttocks. According to police, sometime around 8 o’clock on Saturday night., Fisher was standing on Dean Street facing “Kick Down Fence”, Chinese Restaurant....

Chinese business woman fights teenage robber; robber now hospitalized

A 17 year old would-be robber is under police guard at the Corozal Community Hospital after his robbery attempt was unsuccessful and he almost lost a limb. The attempted robbery happened after 8 o’clock on Sunday night at AA FRIED CHICKEN located on Santa Rita Road Corozal Town....

Earthquake tremors felt in Belize

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake broke this morning’s silence at about 6:23am local time in southern Mexico. And while many residents here in various parts of Belize say that they too felt the tremors, the earthquake’s epicenter was 8 Kilometers north of Puerto Modero at a...