Dangriga Market finished but SIF Lawsuit still stands

On Thursday we aired the story of the opening of the renovated Dangriga Market. The original contract was for 1.4 million dollars and had been awarded to Kenard Smart of K and G Construction. The facility that we showed you on Thursday required an additional 400 thousand dollars...

Yanie Cu arrives home after treatment in Guatemala, following traffic accident

In mid-August, 54 year old Yolanda Valencia lost her life in a fatal traffic accident involving Deputy Commissioner of Police Miguel Segura, whose fate will have to be decided at court. Taxi Driver Yanie Cu of Succotz Village, and a relative to Yolanda, was also involved in the...

Belize Leadership Summit October 29 and 30th in Belmopan

The Belize Leadership Summit is a two day event scheduled for next week Wednesday and Thursday. That is the 29th and 30th of October. International and local speakers will key in on issues that affect, impact, and influence businesses, organizations, ministries, families and...

Belize Dengue numbers show dramatic increase

We are in what some would dub the mosquito season or Dengue Season. There are 4 kinds of dengue, which change from year to year. This year, Belize is seeing a  lot of hemorrhagic dengue which includes bleeding. This is week 42 in the dengue season. In week 38, the last figures we...

Dental Health Fair held in Belize City

Dental Health Week was held this week under the theme, “Belize, Big Up Your Smile, It Reflects Your Style.” Activities were held countrywide to emphasize the importance of dental health, including free teeth cleaning for teachers. On Friday in Belize City, the...

Western Regional Hospital holds Dental Health Week Poem Competition for Primary Schools

In line with Dental Health Week, the Western Regional Hospital had accosted schools to have their Standard 4, 5, and 6 students participate in a dental health poem competition to go with this year’s Dental Health Week theme. Dr. Anwar Arzu says after going through many well...

Caracol reopens for tours, with BDF escorts

Caracol reopens for tours, but only with BDF escorts. The Caracol Archaeological reserve will be reopened on Monday October 27. The site was closed after Tourism Police officer Danny Conorquie was shot and killed by Guatemalans, while at the Mayan site. Tour operators and tour...

Two arrested for robbery, Police seek third man

Three men from the Corozal District got in trouble with the law last week Friday, when they accosted one man and stole his groceries. Corozal Police have since arrested two persons, and are looking for the third. Reports are that at around 9:00 pm on that day, 30 year old Daniel...