More Green Spaces in the Twin Towns

The Twin Towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena will see more available green spaces within the next two years. Today the Forest department pledged to donate 1,000 trees to the San Ignacio town Council in celebration of 25 years of diversity. Mayor Earl Trapp signed the partnership...

Hugh Middleton arrested for murder of Kyne Gentle

Police has arrested and charged Hugh Middleton of Roaring Creek Village for the murder of 28 year old Ezperanza Village resident, Kyne Gentle.  Gentle was murdered 2 weekends ago while socializing outside the Blue Angels Night Club in San Ignacio with friends. , Gentle was...

Attempted arson of Santa Elena Tortilla factory

Has the corn tortilla market become explosively competitive? That is one angle being looked at as there was an attempted  arson of a Tortilla factory in Santa Elena Town on Wednesday morning. According to reports, sometime around 4 a.m. on Wednesdy May 30th, someone threw...

BRADLEY’S BANK CHINESE ROBBERY

3 masked and armed men robbed a Chinese store in Santa Elena. Reports are that about 7 pm last night, while 40 year old business woman Yan Ru Shao was at her store A & 8 located in Bradley’s Bank, three male persons entered the store with their faces covered with rags. One...

Twin Towns Rivalry

The twin towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena are known for their passion in politics. Such passion was evident at the Santa Elena Primary School polling station. Rival parties UDP and PUP made it very clear in Santa Elena that they were there to win. The atmosphere remained...

Surveillance cameras across the twin towns

The San Ignacio Police Formation command center was officially inaugurated this morning at the San Ignacio police station. The command center will be able to monitor strategic places within the twin towns through surveillance cameras that were installed at various points in the...

Prime Minister opines on Quarry Explosion

Late last year there was an explosion in Santa Elena when a quarry blast went wrong killing one person and damaging several properties in the area. There have been discussions regarding the licensing for such an operation in a residential area. At least one minister had said that...

New cable bridge being constructed at Branch Mouth

The old pedestrian crossing at Branch Mouth in the Cayo District is being replaced with a new cable bridge. GOB says that the new bridge has a greater loading capacity and has been elevated to accommodate a higher flood level. Works include installing all runners on the decking...