All posts by Patrick E. Jones

  • PUP convention in Belmopan pushed back … again

    Belize City, BELIZE. Wednesday, July 4, 2018. The constituency convention to choose a standard bearer for the People’s United Party in Belmopan will have to wait another couple of months. That is because the PUP has announced...

    • Posted July 4, 2018
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  • Prime Minister Barrow heads to Jamaica for CARICOM meeting

    Belmopan, CAYO. Monday, July 2, 2018. Prime Minister Dean Barrow will be among regional leaders who will gather in Montego Bay, Jamaica this week in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The 29th regular meeting of the Conference of Heads...

    • Posted July 2, 2018
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  • Multiple projects inaugurated in Pueblo Viejo village, Toledo

    Pueblo Viejo, TOLEDO. Thursday, June 28, 2018. Three community projects were inaugurated today at the San Francisco de Jeronimo R.C. School in the Toledo district. Two solar systems, one for the water system and another to provide...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Guatemalan farmers caught inside the Chiquibul

    San Ignacio, CAYO. Thursday, June 28, 2018. Guatemalan farmers continue to violate Belize’s western border to carry out illegal farming in the Chiquibul National Park. Friends for Conservation and Development, FCD, today reported that on Wednesday a...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • P.G. residents discuss business development

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Wednesday, June 27, 2018. A handful of persons from Punta Gorda town came together at Grace Restaurant to discuss business development and the concept of networking for success. Organized by entrepreneur Gayle Scafe, the...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Camp Mighty for special-needs persons starts

    Yemeri Grove, TOLEDO. Tuesday, June 26, 2018. The fourth annual Camp Mighty got underway today at the Machaca Outreach Christian Center in Yemeri Grove village, Toledo. Close to three dozen children and persons with diverse abilities and...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Belize Barrier Reef System de-listed from World Heritage in Danger

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, June 26, 2018. The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System is no longer listed as a “World Heritage in Danger.” The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today announced that the World Heritage...

    • Posted June 26, 2018
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  • Detainee found dead in police cell block

    Belize City, BELIZE. Monday, June 25, 2018. A man was found dead in the cell block at the Crooked Tree village police station. The body of 56 year old Lindberg Anthony was found inside the cell block...

    • Posted June 25, 2018
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  • Fatal chopping in Frank’s Eddy village

    Belmopan, CAYO. Monday, June 25, 2018. A man was chopped to death early on Sunday morning in Frank’s Eddy village in the Cayo district. The victim has been identified as 52 year old Santos Sabino Guerra Dominguez....

    • Posted June 25, 2018
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  • NEMO minister attends regional forum in Colombia

    Belmopan, CAYO. Sunday, June 24, 2018. Minister of National Emergency Management Organization Edmond Castrol was in Cartagena, Columbia at the end of last week for the 6th Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction int eh Americas. While...

    • Posted June 24, 2018
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