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Friday 18 August 2017

Nicoya Celebrates Sele’s Advance to Round of 16

COSTA RICA NEWS - By: Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste - The morning of June 20 seemed to be...

Why Ticos Make the Best Boyfriends

Q24N by Rachel Shiple (The Weeeky Crawler) Te quiero mucho…mucho, mucho, mucho. I hear this every morning and...

First Lady of the Revolution: The Henrietta Boggs Story

Q COSTA RICA  - While visiting an aunt and uncle in the exotic countryside of Costa Rica, a...

Love Is Key To His Long Life

QCOSTARICA - On October 10, Cecil Augustus Griffiths Ingram will be 105. From his home in La Trinidad,...

Chinchilla: All Ready For The Romería!

Former President Laura Chinchilla is all set for today's "romeria", the annual pilgrimage to Cartago. On her Facebook page,...

Oscar Duarte, The First Nicaraguan To Play In The World Cup

Although Nicaragua did not quality for World Cup play 2014, the country and its people are living the...

Photographic exhibition “Somos Todos Costa Rica” (We Are All Costa Rica) Shows Ethnic, Physical and Sexual Diversity Of The Country

QCOSTARICA - Opened on March 19, the photographic work of Argentine Lucas Iturriza is on show at th...

Ginnés Rodríguez Says Goodbye To Television News

Ginnes on Wednesday publicly announced her decision to leave the Telenoticias anchor deskCOSTA RICA EXTRA – The talented...

Star Spanish Chef Berasategui Heads for Costa Rica To Open New Restaurant

COSTA RICA EXTRA (EFE) - Martin Berasategui, the Spanish chef who has earned the most Michelin stars, plans...

Bianca, The Best Student Of A Night School, Will Be First To Carry The Freedom Torch

QCOSTARICA - During the day she works caring for children, earning enough to raise her 9 year-old. At...

Kim, Khloe Kardashian Throw Water on Scott Disick for Bringing Girl on Family Trip To Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Payback! Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Kris Jenner team up against Scott Disick in...

Presidenta Chinchilla Says Has No Definite Plans Post May 8

In a few short months, Doña Laura Chinchilla, will no longer be president and returns to private life. On...

Costa Rica “Por la Plumas” Film Star Dies

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- Marvin Acosta, the slight and wispy star of Neto Villalobos's highly acclaimed movie "Por...

Once Upon a Time in Nicoya, There Was a Storyteller Named Luis Teocintle

COSTA RICA EXTRA by Roberto Acuña Ávalos, Vozdeguanacaste - Some people believe that stories are all set in...

Destiny’s Child Reunited In Costa Rica For (Secret) Wedding of Kelly Rowland

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Ever seen a shooting star? Well, if you were in Guanacaste last weekend, you...

Costa Rican illustrator Adrian Mangel draws the modern American landscape

Q24N (by Bryony Stone, Itsnicethat.com) 24-year-old illustrator Adrian Mangel lives in New York — where he studied at...

Back In Costa Rica After Being Jailed In Nicaragua Adriana Corella Is Recovering Her Life

After a stint of one year, three months and some days in a Nicaraguan jail, the Costa Rican...

“Sigo Siendo El Rey” (I’m Still The King)

COSTA RICA EXTRA - President Luis Guillermo Solis was surprised yesterday with a birthday cake while attending the...

Uber Driver Gives Important Lesson in Honesty

QCOSTARICA - I would like share with you the story of Mitchel Castellanos, a Colombian living in Costa...

Legislator Proposes Granting Pinto “Honorary Citizenship”

  COSTA RICA NEWS - Jorge Luis Pinto, the coach of Costa Rica's national football (soccer) team is undoubtedly...

State Must Pay Farmer US$100,000 For Not Giving Him A Cedula

QCOSTARICA - How much is not having a cedula (Costa Rica identification card) worth? The Tribunal Contencioso-Administrativo says...

Bikini-Clad Hilary Duff in Costa Rica Tropical Getaway (Photos)

COSTA RICA EXTRA – Hilary Duff, 29,  in a s tunning in white bikini bottoms and a matching...

Spring Break in Pura Vida! Michael And Catherine Vacation in Costa Rica.

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Costa Rica continues to be a favourite spot for Hollywood celebrities. The latest to...

San José City Drags Feet On Statue For Marito

COSTA RICA NEWS -- One of San Jose's most colorful figures known as Marito Mortadela, 58, died Friday...

Karol Cabalceta: “In Any Little Town You Visit, You Will Always Find Talented People”

QCOSTARICA by Roberto Acuña Ávalos, Vozdeguanacaste.com - The life of Karol Cabalceta is very musical with guitars, marimbas...

Sandra Bullock Is PEOPLE’s 2015 World’s Most Beautiful Woman!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - She may be PEOPLE's 2015 World's Most Beautiful Woman, but Sandra Bullock doesn't take...

Sofia Vergara Celebrates Her 45th Overflowing With Sensuality and With Her ‘Fake’ Accent

Thank u @covergirl !! Im gonna have to eat my own face now😂🎈🎈🎂 A post shared by Sofia Vergara...

Costa Rica’s First Lady Waiting On Results of ‘Nationality’ Exams

Q COSTA RICA - Living in the country for the past 27 years, Costa Rica's First Lady, Mercedes...

Albert (Alberto) Brilliott (1951 – 2016)

(By Michael Miller, QCOSTARICA) Albert Brilliott died Thursday morning (August 11, 2016).  Albert was also known as “Alberto,”...

The Women Behind The Candidates

Each plays a different role in the election campaign of her husband or partner. Some prefer to stay...

If The World Leaders Were Hipsters

Through the eyes of  Isreali  illustrator Amit Shimoni, we are able to see iconic leaders of our times...

Scott Disick Ditches Rehab To Party In San José

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Scott Disick was spotted partying in Costa Rica on Sunday, shortly after ditching a...

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The beginning of construction for Bolivia's first electric train was inaugurated by President Evo Morales on Thursday in a public ceremony that brought together...

Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

Panama’s Convention Centers

Two new projects in Panama and opening in 2018 – seek to attract convention visitors. With 58,000 square meters (624,000 square feet), Panama’s planned Amador...

Morales: Trump, KKK Promoter, Can’t Lecture Latin America

Bolivia's President Evo Morales says the U.S. President Donald Trump “cannot teach democracy and freedom to Latin America because he promotes the racism and...

“El Carretero De Chepe”

Don Romualdo, who is 78 years old, every day he takes to the streets, wheeling his cart (carretica) from the Mercado Bourbon, in the...

Government Threatens Local Businesses With Fines For Links Uber

Q COSTA RICA - Restaurants and hotels expose themselves to sanctions and administrative procedures per campaign of royalties and discounts of Mother's Day Entrepreneurs express...

Two Costa Ricans Suffered “Minor Injuries” In the Barcelona ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Q COSTA RICA - Two young Costa Rican women (Ticas), studying in Barcelona, Spain, were "injured" in the terrorist attack that shook Barcelona Thursday...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

OIJ Arrest Suspect Who Made Threats Against Ariana Grande Concert In Costa Rica Tonight

A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Tibás, as a suspect in a "threat of attack" at the concert that Ariana Grande will...

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