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May 18, 2023

The ‘one and only’ Crooked Tree Cashew Festival: insular village celebrates pride and cash cow

Official ceremonies featured CEO in the Ministry of Tourism and Diaspora Relations Nicole Solano, standing in for Minister Anthony Mahler and former Governor-General Sir Colville Young [...]
May 18, 2023

Hopkins goes “country” with first Belize Songwriter Festival

But that’s because Hopkins is hosting 11 top country songwriters for the inaugural Belize Songwriter Festival at the Lodge at Jaguar Reef Resort and its associate [...]
May 12, 2023

“Proud a mi kulcha:” Gloria Arnold, alias Bella Carib, dies at 68

Though she is perhaps best known in Belize for a string of musical hits including “Baldhead Man,” “Proud a Mi Kulcha,” “Coming Home Belize” and “Rice [...]
April 30, 2023

‘Agric’ Rodeo features Belizean Desmond Berry and Guatemalan ‘Rodeo Queen’

By Aaron Humes: Organizers of the Rodeo event at the National Agriculture and Trade Show 2023 have confirmed the participation of Guatemalan artist "Rodeo Queen" Belin [...]
April 25, 2023

International News: Harry Belafonte, entertainer and campaigner, dies aged 96

He was one of the first and most successful African-American entertainers, winning hearts on Broadway, stage and screen, but as he himself noted, he was long [...]
April 4, 2023

International gospel artist Sinach headlines two-day Holy Week Revival Concert in Belize City starting tonight

As Africa’s most streamed and followed performer in her genre, Christian and even non-Christian ears may be familiar with her hit songs “Way Maker” and “I [...]
March 31, 2023

Maya leaders in public quarrel over funds for mapping of Toledo communities

Today, the TAA and Julian Cho Society (JCS) hit back, announcing that it has “secured another multi-year extension to continue to support the implementation of the [...]
March 30, 2023

Garinagu Belizeans visit Baliceaux during Garifuna Heritage Month

In July of 1796, British forces exiled most of the Garifuna population of modern-day St Vincent and the Grenadines, over 5,000, to Baliceaux after defeating Paramount [...]