- Press Release - Belmopan, June 8, 2010 – Government News - This morning, the Social Security Board donated $10,000 to the Belize Cancer Center in Dangriga to assist in the cost of medical treatment administered to patients who are suffering from various types of cancer. The Social Security Board Dangriga Branch Manager, Ms. Anna Guy, presented the cheque to Ms. Julie Cain who accepted the cheque on behalf of the Belize Cancer Center – Dangriga.The Social Security Board continues to take great interest in the health and wellness of the members of our society. This initiative underscores SSB’s commitment to improve the quality of life of those persons affected by cancer.
Tuesday, June 8, 2010
On Saturday June 5th at 12:00 noon, the North Ambergris Caye Neighorhood Watch held the grand opening of their new Police Substation. Food was provided as well countless fun-filled activities for the entire family. Congratulations to the N.A.C.N.W. for this great accomplishment!!
The weekend of June 25th through June 27th will be hopping in Caye Caulker as that delectable of all crustaceans is celebrated: LOBSTER. Grills will be lining streets, music will be blaring, and drinks will cool as Lobsterfest 2010 hits La Isla Cariñosa.Already, Caye Caulker festival organizers have held their grand gala presenting their pageant contestants. Caye Caulker annually hosts an elegant pageant full of pomp and circumstance, with special guest hosts and entertainers. This year, hosts include popular media personalities William Neal (Channel 5) and the beautiful Indira Craig (Channel 7). Friday June 25th will be the pageant itself, and one of the five beautiful ladies vying for the prestigious title of Miss Caye Caulker Lobsterfest 2010 will be crowned. The reigning queen, Miss Lexee Marin, will be present to crown and sash her successor.
The following day, Saturday is the official opening ceremonies, followed by all things lobster. See you there!!