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Keep up-to-date with what's happening in Belize
from some of the nation's leading news papers, TV and radio stations.
 

Newspaper:         News Stations:       Radio:
Amandala            Channel 5 News      KREM FM
BelizeTimes         Channel 7 News      LOVE FM
The Guardian
      
Centaur Cable Net   Wave FM
The Reporter           
San Pedro Sun

 


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Check out Dr. Jane Crawford's, one of our planning committee members, interview entitled "Take 2 on the Weird Piglet" with Keith Swift, a Chanel 7 News Belize reporter, regarding the weird piglet born in Calcutta Village, Belize with a deformed head....Read more "Take 2 on the Weird Piglet"

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Lobster season officially closed: Fisheries indicates a productive season
On, Thursday, February 15th The Belize Fisheries Department officially announced the closing season for Spiny Lobster. During the closed season no traps are to be set and no one should consume lobsters products for the next four months.

San Pedro's Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chapter officially signed
The Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry held the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding for San Pedro's Chapter of the BCCI on Tuesday, February 13th at Mahogany Bay Beach Resort in San Pedro Town. The event saw the attendance of the BCCI's President Nikita Usher, BCCI's Chief Executive Kim Aikman, BCCI's Manager of Member Relations Yorshabell Cattouse, San Pedro's BCCI's Chapter coordinators Mike Haworth and Elida Escobar among other invited guests.

Sex island REVEALED: The new adult-only private trip where clothing is optional
Just off the coast of Belize, in central America, the adult-only trip is a complete takeover of a private 16-acre paradise island. It's for adult couples, over 21s, only and is a luxury five-star resort offering luxury accommodation and food.

Guilty Pleasures Cabaret Is Taking Sexy Back
The Duplex , NYC's historic cabaret theater, presents Guilty Pleasures Cabaret in "Sexy Is" on Friday, March 9th, 2018. In the new year, the ladies and gents of Guilty Pleasures Cabaret are taking sexy back! Join them as they celebrate all the things that make them feel fierce, confident, and sexy through the art of song and dance.

Deadly shooting prank - Belizean banker fined after killing friend
BELMOPAN, Belize : A High Court judge has ordered a banker to pay a BDS$15,000 fine after he was convicted of unlawful harm through negligence of a firearm in the accidental death of his friend, who was shot in the mouth in 2013. The court heard that Edwardo Torres, 45 and his friend Paul Fernandez, 32, were socialising at an establishment on the Philip Goldson Highway in May 2013 when the incident occurred.

Id Seven providing for the Youth of Belize
ID SEVEN Company, located in Belmopan City, has become a popular Belizean clothing company. The t-shirt company was founded by a group of five friends back in 2011 and is today operated by Deidra Gentry.

One year later, no one charged for the murder of Felix Ayuso
Friday, February 2nd, marked one year since beloved island activist 44-year-old Felix Ayuso was found dead at his home in the San Juan Area. On June 28, 2017, San Pedro Police issued a warrant for the arrest of Vildo Westby, who is their prime suspect in Ayuso's murder.

The staggering cost of emergency medical air evacuations from the island to the mainland
The lack of a proper emergency medical facility on Ambergris Caye continues to be the main factor for costly evacuations via air from the island to the nearest hospital in Belize City, particularly at night. During daytime medical emergencies the Belize Emergency Response Team along with Wings of Hope are the first options for evacuation assistance.

Is Central America overlooked, underrated?
There's so much to explore in Central America. Shown here is a Maya temple at Tikal, Guatemala.

San Pedro's PUP 7 hosts Love Fest
The Belize Rural South People's United Party slate hosted a Love Fest at Boca Del Rio Park on Sunday, February 4th. The event saw a large crowd of supporters enjoying a day full of activities.

San Pedro Red Cross hosts first blood drive of the year
A total of 12 pints of blood were collected on Saturday, February 3rd, during the first blood drive of the year held at the Dr. Otto Rodriguez San Pedro Polyclinic II. Organized by the San Pedro Belize Red Cross , the event had a good turnout, with the majority of the participants donating the precious liquid.

2017 Police Statistics show a decrease in major crimes countrywide
The Belize Police Department has released the official crime statistics for 2017. Figures show that while major crimes experienced a decrease of 6.8% countrywide, there was an increase in homicides.

Caribbean Jungle
Here's a photo from San Ignacio, Belize. Even though it's a small town, it's the second largest in Belize.

The Opposition calls out GOB for improper financial reports
The Government of Belize is under scrutiny after it was revealed on Wednesday, January 24th, that the current administration has not complied with the Finance Reform and Audit Act in regards to appropriation bills. This Act stipulates different ways that Central Government can issue supplementary appropriations to itself from the Consolidated Revenue Fund.

PUP Town Council slate hosts public meeting
With less than six weeks remaining before the 2018 Municipal Elections, the Belize Rural South People's United Party Town Council slate held a public meeting on Thursday, January 25th as part of their on-going campaign efforts. At the meeting, some of the main issues affecting the island were discussed, touching on crime, transparency, and infrastructure.

San Pedro resident found dead in southern Belize
The lifeless body of San Pedro resident 48-year-old Miguel Angel Guerrero was discovered on Monday, January 29th in Dangriga Town in the Stann Creek District. Police have since launched an investigation after confirming that he died from a single chop wound to his neck.

CryptoSecure Launches Beta Release for Cryptocurrency Security Platform
BELIZE CITY, Belize, Jan. 29, 2018 -- CryptoSecure.com advises as follows: The much-anticipated launch of the CryptoSecure 'SafeWindow' ground-breaking SaaS security application to secure Private Keys and cryptocurrency transactions, will proceed as from today. CryptoSecure has today opened up registration for up to 2,000 free Beta licenses to road test the CryptoSecure 'SafeWindow' security application while work continues to further improve security and user experience.

San Pedro R.C School awards top 10 students on BJAT examination
On, Monday, January 15th, the San Pedro Roman Catholic School held a ceremony to award the top 10 students for their outstanding performance on the Belize Junior Achievement Test . BJAT is an examination intended for all students in standard four .

SPTC and local law enforcement discuss current crime situation in SP
The San Pedro Town Council and the Office of the Mayor expresses concern over the recent shootings on the island. Over the past few days, the council has been meeting with representatives of the police department and a follow up meeting is scheduled for the weekend.

Forest and Fisheries Departments get SMART
Belize's conservation agencies, both government and non-governmental, have been using the Spatial Monitoring And Reporting Tool technology to monitor the use and exploitation of the nation's natural resources for some time now. The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Environment, Sustainable Development and Climate Change officially endorsed the effectiveness of the SMART technology at a ceremonial handing-over of licensing equipment by the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Radisson Fort George Hotel on Wednesday morning, January 24th.

Belize Energy Workers Take Their Case To The Labour Minister

Family Believes Charred Remains Are Their Loved Ones

Gun Found On City Streets Was Stolen From PG Police

PUP, Cabals, But No Conspiracy

Cops: Cacho Killed Welch

Conservation Post For Caracol

Caye Caulker Cops Say Man Bit Them

VIP Wants Petition Against Sedi


Can VIP Be More Than a Press Conference Party?

More Kids Learning Money Literacy

BAHA Goes Big Time with PCR Lab

Taking Tour Guides Seriously

The Harmony of the Prakash Project


Making Sound Engineers