BTB hosts digital marketing summit

Social media has become the marketplace of the future, and in some cases, the present, as business strive to reach new customers and maintain existing ones. It is no different for the tourism industry, where every property promises a different experience for the visitor. The...

Four-way pileup in City snarls traffic

A chain reaction, originally begun with this morning’s turnover of the Bowen and Bowen vehicle in Ladyville, resulted in two vehicles traveling into Belize City being severely damaged.Because of the Ladyville scene, traffic had slowed coming into Belize City, with cars nearly...

Dangriga  and Ladyville teens reported missing

A 15 year old girl has been reported missing in Dangriga.  According to the girl’s on Wednesday, 13th July, at  about 8:00 p.m., her 15-year-old daughter Immani Taylor, a 2nd form student,  left home to an un-known destination and up to the time of making the report, Immani had...

Country wide blackout, Mexico’s CFE assists BEL to restore power

The country of Belize experienced power outages during the course of Friday morning. According to a statement from Belize Electricity Limited (BEL), the national grid was being supplied solely by in-country generation to allow for scheduled maintenance on the portion of Mexico’s...

BOWEN TRUCK TURNS OVER

Losses to Bowen and Bowen Ltd.  from a traffic accident this morning ascend to over 9 thousand dollars. The incident happened near mile 8 on the Philip Goldson Highway after 4 this morning and interrupted the flow of traffic for over three hours. A dozen Bowen employees were...

Boyfriend tries to prevent girlfriend who stabbed him from going to jail

21 year old Ernestine Noralez, known as “Queenie”, originally from Dangriga Town but now residing in Double Head Cabbage, Belize District, is accused of stabbing her common-law partner once in the chest, near the heart, almost killing him as a result. That was about a month and a...

Luis Carter charged in San Pedro confrontation

Construction worker 23 year old Luis Carter has been arraigned for attempted murder, use of deadly means of harm and dangerous harm upon Dwayne Hyde and for aggravated assault upon Kimberly Humes, his common-law wife, following an incident reported earlier this week on the island...

Nigel Castillo Shot on Basketball Court

Despite amped up Police patrol and presence in the La Croix Boulevard area of Belize City, crime continues to go unabated.  A 29 year old man was shot Thursday night in an area near the basketball court located just behind the Charles Bartlett Hyde Complex Building.  Police...