Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:17

By: Norris Hall THE Belize government has been spending borrowed money as if it was going out of style. Suddenly one day, the Barrow Administration discovered that it has. The government is bankrupt. There is no national economy. If there is, it is being terribly mismanaged or it is a failed ...

Taking the High Road

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:16

By: Kevin Bernard   It is unfortunate that the Orange Walk Town Council has been dragged into a seedy back and forth with the UDP Area Representative for Orange Walk East, Elodio Aragon Jr. Now that Aragon has woken up from his long slumber and is making untrue allegations against me as ...


Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:15

University of the West Indies Anthropologist Herbert Gayle PhD. is again bringing attention to the issue of violence, notably domestic violence. He is of course well known in Belize as the author, along with Belizean Nelma Mortis, of the Gayle Report entitled “Male Social Participation and Violence in Urban Belize,” ...

Real Hope for Belize Rural North

Real Hope for Belize Rural North

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:12

Wednesday, 08 February 2017   On Saturday the 4th of February 2017 the Party Leader, the Hon. Johnny Briceño along with Major Lloyd Jones and the Belize Rural North team visited the beautiful villages of Maskall and Bomba along the “old ...

The Key to Success

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:08

By: Eduardo Santos     Although grace of God and blessings of elders bring achievements, a hardworking and sincere person gets the cooperation of all due to his bravery. Fortune or destiny smiles on him because he dares to achieve the goal.   Always…luck goes hand in hand with people who dare to for the ...

Thinking Out Loud

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:07

By: Kevin Bernard   In every one of my weekly articles, I try to touch on issues which are important to our nation and our development as a people. Particularly, since Orange Walk is my home and I will never have any other, I try to touch on matters which affect our ...

Street War Claims Another Victim

Street War Claims Another Victim

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:06

Monday, February 6, 2017   Police have arrested and charged 2 men for the murder of 29 year-old Mark Anthony Jones. Jones is the Belize City resident who was murdered on Thursday night, February 2, 2017 right outside his home.   His family ...

Beloved Activist Killed in San Pedro

Beloved Activist Killed in San Pedro

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:04

Monday, February 6, 2017   San Pedro Police have made no arrests in the gruesome murder of Jose Felix Ayuso, a well-known AIDS activist from San Pedro who was found stabbed to death inside his home in the island town. The ...

US Judge Authorizes Enforcement of Arbitration Award

Saturday, February 11, 2017 16:02

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 United States District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly on Monday, February 6th authorized a motion made by BCB Holdings Ltd. to have an arbitral award of US$27.4 million (with interest) enforced even as the Government of Belize seeks ...

A City Neglected…A Council Gone M.I.A.

A City Neglected…A Council Gone M.I.A.

Saturday, February 11, 2017 15:59

Tuesday, 07 February 2017   In 2018, the UDP Belize City Council will undoubtedly return to residents of the city to ask for support and votes. But what will they point to as their successes? What will they highlight as their ...