CEMO IS HURRICANE READY

The Hurricane Season was officially opened on Friday of last week. Expectations are that there will be A total of 14 named storms, seven hurricanes and three major hurricanes this season. Yesterday, Belize City’s City Emergency Management Organization [CEMO] held a press...

MAYOR WAGNER CALLS FOR MORE POLICE PARTNERSHIP WITH CITCO

Business owners in Down Town Belize City were left with great concerns after a string of robberies plaqued the Bussiness community over the past week. On Wednesday we reported that the Police Department held a meet and greet on Albert Street to address those concerns with...

MEDIATION BUT NO RE-INSTATMENT OF TERMINATED EMPLOYEES SAY MAYOR WAGNER

You will recall, several weeks ago some 6 employees were terminated from the Belize City Council, two of whom are members of the Belize Christian Workers Union. On Tuesday we showed you an interview with Commissioner of Labor Ivan Williams where Williams informed us that the...

DANGRIGA MAYOR’S DRIVER COMMITS SUICIDE

While we do not make it a habit to report on Suicides, this particular one is of national interest as the individual is the Driver of current Mayor of Dangriga Francis Humphries. We are withholding the name of the individual who is from the New site area of Dangriga, but...

UDP cries corruption; PUP Mayor says not so

PUP Belize City Mayor Bernard Wagner has been in office for less than a month and already he is being accused of corruption? The accusations came after it was learned that Mayor Wagner wrote checks on the city council’s account to himself to distribute as social assistance....

No surprises in Orange Walk

While Belize City may have been a surprise victory, there was no surprise for the Blue party in Orange Walk as the PUP Mayor and his slate of Councilors were re elected. Mayor Kevin Bernard was once again victorious but this time, with a significant lead over his opponent....

Corozal goes Blue

Corozal followed its neighboring municipality and made a change from red to blue. PUP Mayoral candidate Rigoberto Vellos beat out his opponenet Richard Quan with a total of 2, 744 votes. The full red slate garnered the highest votes. That includes Shamir Alpuche, Dylan Casanova,...

Another win for UDP in Belmopan

Today, the United Democratic Party is celebrating what they call an expected win in the City of Belmopan. The Capital City has been under the administration of the United Democratic Party since Mayor Simeon Lopez’s win in 2006. Mayor Lopez served three terms under the UDP before...