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Thursday 17 August 2017

Accidents Affect 30 People in Canton of Nicoya During Holiday Season

AROUND THE COUNTRY (By Henry Morales Navarro, Vozdeguanacaste) The Nicoya Red Cross and traffic police officers had to...

Voice of Nosara Goes Regional

The local Guanacaste publication, Voice of Nosara,  goes regional and with a new website: Voz de Guanacaste In life,...

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...

Intercollegiate Surf Tournament in Playa Tamarindo

The second annual Intercollegiate Surf Tournament in Playa Tamarindo, Guanacaste will be held today, Saturday, December 1st. The tournament...

Explosion & Fire In Substation Leaves Some 100,000 Without Electricity On South Side of San Jose

Q COSTA RICA - An explosion Wednesday evening at the Porvenir de Desamparados electrical substation left some 100,000...

Floods in Guácimo Up To Two Metres High

The communities of Escoica, La Lucha, Santa Rosa and Camarones, in the province of Limón, were the most...

Municipality of Nicoya Raided Due to Alleged Illegal Exercising of Mayor’s Authority

QCOSTARICA - By Henry Morales Navarro, Vozdeguanacaste. On Monday, November 24, agents from the Judicial Investigation Organization (OIJ-...

From Butan to Costa Rica: the Four Pillars of Holistic Education

COSTA RICA NEWS - By Henry Morales Navarro, Vozdeguanacaste - The first Innovation in Teaching Conference (Congreso de...

Costa Rica Closes Out 2016 with the Lowest Poverty Rate in Seven Years

(Q COSTA RICA) Costa Rica closes out 2016 with the lowest poverty in seven years, according to data...

Feria de la Gallina Criolla 2013

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

Costa Rica Immigration Official “Key” In Human Trafficking Gang

Q COSTA RICA - The Policía de Migración (Costa Rican Immigration Police) struck a major blow to a...

Saying “I Do” in Nosara: Costa Rica Grows as a Wedding Destination

By Emiliana Garcia, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Costa Rica is the third most popular country for newlyweds to enjoy their...

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...

Construction of Restaurant On Disputed Land Halted in Tamarindo

(Tamarindo News) On May 22, the construction of a restaurant on a piece of land many believe to...

Medical Examiner: “An Increase In Excess Violence and Cruelty In Homicides”

"In the past decade, when I came to work here (Forensic Medicine), 12 years ago, we had homicides...

Costa Rica Vehicle Fleet in Numbers

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

Fabiana Granados: “Nicoya’s Queen Should Be Humble, Confident and Know How to Ride”

By: Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, VozdeGuanacaste - Fabiana Granados, the current Miss Costa Rica, who recently placed 11th in...

Bagaces – Liberia Road Opens Today

The 20 kilometres of rebuilt road of the Interamericana (Ruta 1) between Bagaces and Liberia, in the province...

New Las Guayabitas Market Will Have Colonial Design

By: Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, VozdeGuanacaste - The popular farmers market “Las Guayabitas” will be rebuilt by the Municipality...

US Embassy Costa Rica Threatens To Close Domain Registry Over “Pirate Bay” Domain

QCOSTARICA - The Costa Rica Academy of Sciences, operator of Costa Rica's .cr internet registry since 1990, says...

Its Time to Start Drinking Cold Brew Coffee

QCOSTARICA by Roberto Cruz, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Starting the day with a cup of coffee is routine for Ticos...

Thermal Pool Waterpark Opens in Arenal

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- The largest waterpark in Costa Rica has opened in the Arenal region, with the...

Reversing “the Abused Province Syndrome”: Roxana Muñoz Rivera, Citizen Action Party (PAC)

By: Henry Morales Navarro, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Roxana Muñoz Rivera, the 49-year-old educator candidate, was born in Liberia. She...

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...

Animal Foundation Needs Your Donations

Fundación Tierra de Animales is having a drive on Saturday 8 December 2012 and needs your help. The...

International Airport Proposed for Limón, Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA (Crhoy.com) A US group has offered the Costa Rican government financing for the construction of an international...

Irate Father Beats Up Teacher For Chastising Daughter

(QCOSTARICA) An irate father beat up a teacher who allegedly physically chastised his daughter Thursday, sending the educator...

Joy Came to Nicoya for the Peace Corps; She Stayed for Love

By: Arianna Mckinney, VozdeGuanacaste - When Joy Stoviak Flores came to Nicoya in 1963 as part of the...

Avoid Getting Your Car Broken Into In Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA  - Leaving your car unattended for a few minutes, even in broad daylight, can result...

Güicho Pizarro: The Last Liberian Oxherd

Q COSTA RICA (By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste.com) José Luis Villareal Villareal, known as “Güicho Pizarro,” is a...

Nosara Offered Its Best Waves in the 2013 Kingston Cup

By Ariana Crespo/ Voice of Nosara - The sixth date of the 2013 Olympus National Surf Circuit ran...

Christmas for Everyone

By: Ariana Crespo, VozdeGuanacaste - In Nosara, members of the Social Pastoral organized a party for gift giving...

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Unstoppable Smuggling in the Northern Triangle

Guatemalan businessmen are demanding stricter laws to combat the illegal entry of goods from Mexico, which are now being sold in El Salvador and...

Downtown San Jose Through The Eyes of Ronald Duran Martinez

All photo from Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/ronald.duranmartinez

Uber Users In Costa Rica Are Exempt From Sanctions For Using The Illegal Transport

As the Policia de Transito (Traffic Police) crack down on Uber drivers, users (passengers) can rest assured as they are not exposed to any...

Ankle Bracelets A La Costa Rican

At 18 years of age, due to his drug addiction, on conviction, a judge ordered electronic monitoring and house arrest in lieu of prison....

LATAM To Commence On Jan. 1 Flights Between Lima and San Jose

Starting January 1, 2018, LATAM Airlines Peru will begin service between Lima (LIM) and San Jose (SJO), Costa Rica, from 1 January 2018. The airline...

Costa Rica Expands Access To Housing Finance

The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) has established a strategic partnership with Cooperativa Nacional de Educadores (Coopenae), a leading savings and credit cooperative in Costa...

Costa Rica Snake Hitches Ride To Scotland

The Daily Record reports a snake hitched a free ride from Costa Rica to Scotland on a pineabpple before it was discovered by a...

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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...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

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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