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Wednesday 24 May 2017

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,...

Costa Rica Government Promises To Expel The “Bad Guys”

Q COSTA RICA - Are you a bad guy? Living in Costa Rica? You're out of here. Thinking...

It’s Been A Wet Week And The Season Has Only Started

The 'rainy' season has just gotten underway, a few weeks earlier than usual, and it's been already a...

President Solis Confirms The Decision Of Suspicious Foreigners “Pa’Fuera” (Out Of Here)

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica President, Luis Guillermo Solis, on Thursday backed the decision announced by the...

Road To Monteverde To Get Asphalted After A Decade Of Waiting

Q COSTA RICA - It's been more than a decade of waiting. Meanwhile, visitors to Monteverde continue to...

Costa Rica Vehicle Fleet in Numbers

Q COSTA RICA - Want to know why there is some much traffic congestion in the Greater Metropolitan...

Intense Rains Blamed For Shut Down Of San Jose Airport Friday Night

Q COSTA RICA The intense rains of Friday afternoon appears to have caused a short-circuit that shut down...

Monday, Could It Be The Day Of The ‘Platina’???

Monday (May 22) could be the day when the Alfredo González Flores, best known as the 'Platina' bridge...

Avianca Cuts 91 Jobs In Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA - The Colombian airline, Avianca, is cutting back its operations in Costa Rica with the...

Costa Rica: From Tourism and Agriculture to Medical Manufacturing and IT Services

Some people might not see Costa Rica nestled between Nicaragua and Panama in Central America. With a population...

Rise In Homicides Linked To Drug Trafficking

The street sale of crack and marijuana has become such a lucrative business in Costa Rica, that controlling...

Court Gives a Neighbor an Opportunity to Fight for Lands of the Chorotega Stadium in Nicoya

Q COSTA RICA, by Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste.com - The Cassation Court of the Administrative Contentious (Tribunal de...

Rookie Triggermen Behind Most Homicides Related To Drug Trafficking (Narco)

Q COSTA RICA - Men, mostly young and inexperienced in the handling of firearms, are behind the large...

Violence Against Women in Guanacaste is 38% Higher Than the Rest of the Country’s

Q COSTA RICA, by María Fernanda Cruz, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Antonio and Marta started living together thirteen years ago...

American Arrested In Costa Rica For Promoting “Sex Tourism”

QCOSTARICA- In what is believed to be the first case of its kind, Friday the Organismo de Investigación...

Legislature Finally Approves US$100 Million Loan To Modernize Land Border Crossings

Eradicating problems in infrastructure, lack of inter-institutional coordination, insecurity, lack of user controls, repetitive and inefficient procedures, budget...

Senior Murdered In Pococi For His Pension Money

Q COSTA RICA - While it is unclear the motive behind Steve Stephens' cold blooded murder of a...

Who Didn’t See This Coming?The Platina Bridge Will NOT Be Ready End Of April!

Q COSTA RICA - Surprise, surprise, the "Platina" bridge continues to be a thorn on the side of...

María Magdalena: Story of a Femicide Attempt

Q COSTA RICA, by María Fernanda Cruz, Vozdeguanacaste.com -  Murdering women just for being women is called femicide....

Is The “Rainy Season” Here? Heading to a River or Beach? Take Care, Because Rain Continues in Guanacaste

Q COSTA RICA (by Sebastián Rodríguez, Vozdeguanacaste.com) When Paul Rinta, his wife and two children (who are five...

Canadian Tourist Killed in Puerto Viejo, Limon

Q COSTA RICA - A Canadian tourist was stabbed to death Sunday morning in Puerto Viejo de Limon,...

Aunt Forced Her 15 Year-old Niece To Have Sex With 73 Year-old Man

QCOSTARICA - Threatened to be returned to the care of the  Patronato Nacional de la Infancia (PANI) -...

Surfer Suffers Brutal Attack By Crocodile in Tamarindo

An american surfer had to have his leg amputated after being attacked by a crocodile in Tamarindo beach,...

Is Canadian Woman A Victim Of A Cult in Costa Rica?

Q COSTA RICA - Kayla Jean Reid went missing in February, a possible victim of a "cult" in...

U.S. Embassy in San Jose Warns: “Crime Is Increasing In Costa Rica”

Q COSTA RICA - Through its website, the U.S. Embassy in San Jose, warns Americans of the danger...

Costa Rica’s State Water Utility Loses Up To 67% Of Its Water To Leaks

QCOSTARICA - You've seen it. It may be even in front of your house. You can't drive a...

Guanacaste: Province with the Third Highest Rate of Teenage Pregnancies

QCOSTARICA via Vozdeguanacaste.com, by Roberto Acuña Ávalos - Guanacaste is one of the largest provinces in the country with...

CNE Monitoring Seismicity In Samara of Possible Tsunami To Affect Nicoya Peninsula

QCOSTARICA - Authorities in Costa Rica are maintaining a special surveillance of Playa Samara after detecting seismic activity...

Feria de la Gallina Criolla 2013

Gallina Achiotada, chicken soup (sopa de gallina) and chicken soup with rice (gallina con arroz) are all part...

Love That Breaks Social Rules

In modern society, millions of people spend their lives searching for their better half. At first glance, it...

Informal Trade, Massage Parlors, Sale of Drugs Triggers Insecurity in Tamarindo

QCOSTARICA - Tolerated informal trade, massage parlours and other businesses used as criminal fronts, and private tour guide...

Where, when and how to recycle in Guanacaste

Q COSTA RICA by Amanda Zúñiga, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Seven municipalities in Guanacaste offer recycling-collection services in some communities....