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Business Belize Represented at ECLAC meeting in Cuba

Belize Represented at ECLAC meeting in Cuba

By Benjamin Flowers Staff Reporter Belize’s Minister for Economic Development, Petroleum, Investment, Trade and Commerce, Erwin Contreras, represented the country at 37th Session of the Economic Commission of Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), held in Havana, Cuba, from May 7-11. H.E. Annie Burns and First Secretary, Shantal Marin, from […]

Crime Belmopan Mayor’s house shot up

Belmopan Mayor’s house shot up

By Michelle Sutherland Staff Reporter Belmopan police are investigating a shooting incident which occured at the residence of Belmopan Mayor Khalid Belisle on Monday night in the Cohune Walk area of the city. Belisle and his finace were unharmed in the incident but have been left shaken up in the […]

Editorial

Editorial

A recurring theme at the annual general meeting of the Holy Redeemer Credit Union, which held its annual general meeting on April 29th, was the growing tendency towards delinquency in paying back credit union loans. HRCU, like all other credit unions, charge one percent interest per month on the reduced […]

General Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo

Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Unofficial reports are that a traffic accident this evening on the Southern highway, Toledo has left several persons injured. The accident happened at Deep river community when Maria Jackson lost control of a Ford Ranger pickup truck which she was driving. Among the injured passengers […]

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One man is dead after a shooting outside Blue Angel Night Club in San Ignacio
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One man is dead after a shooting outside Blue Angel Night Club in San Ignacio

By Benjamin Flowers Police say they responded to a 911 call around 12:45 a.m. and headed to the club to find Kyne Gentle of Esperanza Village, lying dead on the stairs of the establishment with two gunshot wounds, one to the head and another to the stomach. Reports are that […]

One dead, one injured in mid-morning shooting
Weekend News

One dead, one injured in mid-morning shooting

By Benjamin Flowers A 40-year-old market vendor is dead this morning and another injured after a shooting that happened at the Michael Finnegan MArket in Belize City. Michelle Aguilar was at her stall in the market when a gunman approached an opened fire, hitting her in the chest and hitting […]

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Deadly domestic disputes out west

By Benjamin Flowers There are reports coming from the the Cayo district of two separate domestic disputes involving police officers that have ended in violence. The first reportedly occurred in San Ignacio where a woman police constable (WPC) allegedly stabbed her husband leaving him in a critical condition at the […]

Weekend News

Three charged for gas station robbery in San Pedro

By Benjamin Flowers Police have formally arrested and charged three men in connection with the Saturday night robbery at Caribena Fuels Gas Station in San Pedro. Police charged Zimmer Joel Perez, Arrie Kareem Gentle and Jair Vincent Brown jointly for (2) counts of Robbery. Police also charged Perez charged for […]

Taximan charged with hit and run
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Taximan charged with hit and run

By Benjamin Flowers Police have arrested and charged Camalote taximan Earl Wright, 46, for a fatal hit and run that happened on the George Price Highway between miles 45 and 46 on Friday night. Police charged Wright with Manslaughter by Negligence, causing death by careless conduct, failure to stop and […]

Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo
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Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Unofficial reports are that a traffic accident this evening on the Southern highway, Toledo has left several persons injured. The accident happened at Deep river community when Maria Jackson lost control of a Ford Ranger pickup truck which she was driving. Among the injured passengers […]

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Pump attendants robbed at knifepoint

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Last night, two men armed with a knife robbed two pump attendants at Caribena Fuels Gas Station, located at the corner of Blake Street and Sea Grape Drive, San Pedro town. Police say that around 7:15 p.m., two men approached Adolfo Victor Gongora and Jonathan […]

Hotdog vendor robbed, murdered
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Hotdog vendor robbed, murdered

Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter A Belize City hotdog vendor is dead following an armed robbery between 3:00 and 4:00 a.m., today on Tigris Street. Police report that 44-year-old Juan Angel Vargas had just come home from his night’s sales when the incident occurred. Vargas was in front of his house […]

Woman dies from hit-and-run
General

Woman dies from hit-and-run

A Belmopan woman is dead after a hit and run collision with a taxi on the George Price Highway last night. Police say that they found 30-year old Sylvia Zavala dead on the road side around 7:30 p.m. between miles 45 and 46 on the George Price Highway. Zavala had […]

House of Shotokan hosts martial arts summit
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House of Shotokan hosts martial arts summit

By Benjamin Flowers Today the House of Shotokan (HOS) Karate Academy in Belize City gathered martial arts experts from Mexico and the United States for the first in what is hoped to be a series of martial arts summits. Shihan Raymond Kelly, Grand Master at the HOS hosted the event […]