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The San Pedro Town Council declares Carnival 2013 a Big Time Event this time around.
Belize has been on the international spotlight because of the infamous John McAfee and it seems that once more Belize will be in the lime light as McAfee’s escape from the country will be turned to a movie. The story of eccentric 67-year-old antivirus firm founder John McAfee's escape from Belize, to Guatemala, to Miami, is set to hit the big screen.
National Security Minister meets with New Commissioner, Formation and Branch - Commanders of the Police Department - On Wednesday, January 16, 2013, Minister of National Security Hon.
The house of Belize’s Former Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Said Musa, was riddled with bullets on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Musa and his wife were just about to go to bed when they heard about six shots in rapid succession; upon making checks outside their windows they didn’t notice anything suspicious and went to bed. It wasn’t until Wednesday morning when Mr.
A flash mob is a group of people who assemble suddenly in a public place, perform an unusual and seemingly pointless act for a brief time, then quickly disperse, often for the purposes of entertainment, satire, and artistic expression. Flash mobs are organized via telecommunications, social media, or viral emails.
Just after 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, there was an accident near mile seven on the Phillip Goldson Highway. It involved a sports utility vehicle and a trailer truck. According to an eyewitness account, the SUV was extensively damaged while the trailer flipped on the right side of the highway.
San Pedro, La Isla Bonita, has become over saturated with vehicles and we can all agree that the main traffic congestion occurs in downtown. With progress and development came the steady increase in vehicles so as to keep the island functioning; catering to the tourism that keeps it going.
The Football Federation of Belize (FFB) National ‘A’ Selection is travelling to Costa Rica today, Wednesday, January 16, 2013, to participate in the UNCAF Central American Cup Competition.
The San Pedro Police Department now counts with the additional support of 11 newly sworn in special constables. The official ceremony took place on Monday, January 14, 2013, at Fido’s Courtyard.
During the 12th Annual Industry Presentation of the Belize Tourism Board, Belize’s new brand and identity was announced as part of the BTB’s three-year Action Plan. With Belize’s logo and old brand being 26 years old, the BTB hired the Olson agency to refresh its marquee and they crafted this gorgeous, modern take on the Belize identity.
The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) is pleased to announce the launch of its Action Plan for the years 2013-2015. Following a successful completion of Action Plan 2010-2012, the BTB embarked on multiple consultations with the tourism industry stakeholders and has crafted a realistic and measurable plan that will ensure Belize’s growth and longevity in the global tourism industry.
The Belize Tourism Board sent out a release yesterday wanting to ensure Belize City visitors and citizens alike that the safety and security of all local tourism destinations and attractions is of paramount importance.
It was a proud moment for the members and volunteers of Fate Gives as they saw their charity’s inaugural event take place and deliver happy meals to smiling faces.
The San Pedro Cancer Society held its general meeting on Monday, January 7, 2013, and the election of its new board for the year 2013 took place.
Residents countrywide were glued to their radios and television on Tuesday afternoon, January 8, 2013, as Prime Minister of Belize, Hon. Dean Barrow addressed the nation concerning the safety of Belize City after an early morning homicide involving gang members caused the shutdown of business and school activity for the day.
Taipei, Jan. 8 (CNA) Visa-free treatment granted by Belize has gone into effect for Taiwanese citizens, who can now visit the Central American country for stays of up to 90 days, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
Based on the book “25 Years Ago” by respected educator and historian Mr. Angel Nuñez, Lighthouse Christian Radio F.M 101.3 presents the radio program titled “Years Ago” that will take you back into the origins of La Isla Bonita.
They are philanthropists at heart; there is no doubt about it. Those who are close to this couple, or even have had the opportunity to spend some time with them, know how genuine, kind-hearted and generous they are. The two of them complement each other and share the same values, ideals and aspirations.
Every newborn baby is reason to celebrate but this bouncing little gal is an extra special reason to celebrate because she is San Pedro’s First Born for 2013. It's a girl! She is the first child for Marina Olivera and Juan Rosalez born on January 4, 2013.
The Ministry of National Security announces the following changes in the Ministry and in the high command of the Police Department to achieve greater efficiency and effectiveness as we begin the New Year.
Mr. David Henderson leaves the post of Acting Commissioner of Police and takes up the post of Director of the National Forensic Science Service.
Four San Pedro resident women who have come to call La Isla Bonita/Belize their home are now banded together as a group looking to do more for a community that has given so much to them. Brought together by fate and a set of unlikely circumstances, these four women have discovered a common goal and the desire for giving back.
- Press Release, San Pedro, Belize – Fate Gives will be hosting San Pedro’s first soup kitchen event in January at Sandbar. Beginning at 6 p.m. on Jan. 8, the new project entitled “Hope Kitchen” will provide a healthy meal to families that might not otherwise be able to afford the luxury of a dinner out on Ambergris Caye.
Belize in Brand Position Number 148 for Trade and in Number 114 for Tourism according to the Bloom Consulting Country Brand Ranking © 2012
The New Year came in with a bang as electricity rates increased as of Tuesday, January1, 2013. According to news media the Public Utilities Commission has made the decision based on the Belize Electricity Limited’s budget which skyrocketed way above their budget this past year.
We all know that San Pedro, Ambergris Caye is a tourism heaven and the number one destination in the country. Well, famous celebrities are tourists too and over the years we see that many are getting to know more about our Isla Bonita.
Oceana Belize Donates Trawler for Seaweed Project
Goodwill Brings Comfort to Senior Citizen on Wheelchair
US Navy Conducts Special Warfare Operations Course
Three Simultaneous Training Courses for Police Officers
Teens Belize Org. Crowns Miss Top Celebrity 2013
Lobster Fest with Joey Stevens!
Belize Hotel Association Meeting
Village Life, Simple & Easy
San Pedro Red Again! Elsa Paz Elected Mayor w/ UDP Town Council
San Pedro Wins National Sailing Club Regatta on Ambergris Caye