Heredia Police Take Cue From Resident To Help Feed Stray Dogs

Ever thought of helping out street dogs? Taking a cue from a Heredia resident,...

Rocks Thrown At Train Part of Transitarte 2018 Exhibition

Looking for something interesting and different to do this weekend? Transitarte 2018 may be...

Adults and Children With Disabilities Receive Wheelchairs in Costa Rica

Jose Leon has spent most of his recent days sitting in a rocking chair...

A Beauty With Big Heart That Doesn’t Forget The Homeless

Raquel Mora Fernández has been modeling for 16 years, five years of being a...

LIVE Cameras Alert Drivers To San Jose Traffic Conditions

Camaras Viales (Road Cameras) is a website with LIVE road monitoring program of the...

Festival of Lights Saturday, Dec. 16 At 6:00 pm

The annual "Festival de la Luz" (Festival of Lights) takes place Saturday, December 16,...

Janucá (Hanukkah) In Costa Rica

In case you don’t know Costa Rica has a Jewish population. The first Jews...

Canadians Invited To Soirée at Bar la Perla in Flamingo-Potrero

If you are a Canadian in Costa Rica and have questions about Consular Services...

Respect And Appreciation For Seniors

"Our respect and appreciation for seniors," writes the Minister of Public Security, Gustavo Mata. The...

San Jose’s Metropolitan Cathedral; A Good Reason to go to Church

Why do we go to church? If we are religious, we go to worship...

Tunnel of Science Museum

The Tunnel of Science is visiting Costa Rica and offering a new view of...

Costa Rica’s First-ever International Ice Hockey Tournament

This is Costa Rica. There is no snow, no cold and icy winters, but...

Junior Rodríguez living life one brush stroke at a time

By Ellen Zoe Golden, Tamarindo News -  Junior Rodríguez has found the secret to...

A Varied Art Exhibition on Cuban Culture Day in Costa Rica

A varied sample of Cuban art touched the nearly two hundred people attending the...

Buffalo Farming in Costa Rica

They're big and strong but versatile and gentle. For milk production, they are better...

The Reforestation of La Sabana Park

TODAY in COSTA RICA - If you've visited the Parque Metropolitano La Sabana (La...

10 Steps For A ‘Zero Waste’ Shopping Routine

“Zero waste” is a lifestyle that embraces minimalism; rejects the ubiquitous disposable items that...

The ‘Best Tamales In The Country’ Are In Aserri Starting On Thursday

Though Tamales is a dish most associated with Christmas, starting Thursday and through Sunday,...

XVIII International Book Fair Costa Rica

With the aim of bringing literature lovers together with their creators, and thereby encouraging...

“El Carretero De Chepe”

Don Romualdo, who is 78 years old, every day he takes to the streets,...

2017 Tamarindo Art Wave set for November

The Tamarindo Art Foundation, a non-profit NGO with big goals for the community, is...

The Mercado Central; A Slice of Costa Rican Life

North American visitors often ask this question: “I am visiting Costa Rica, and I...

Mother And Pups Found Living Abandoned Inside A Car in Alajuelita

Despite a new law that sanctions animal abuse and cruelty, cases continue daily, such...

After The Storm

During the rainy season (May to November) as we that live in Costa Rica...

A Delight…

Photos by Marciano Molina on Facebook of the "Fiestas Patronales Santo Domingo de Guzman"...

Downpours Can’t Stop The Faith!

The illustration by Crhoy.com depicts what 'romeros' (pilgrims) went through yesterday (Monday) afternoon's downpour...

Memories of Escazu, Photos From The Past

A look at Escazu from the past. From Escazunews.com, a series of photos of...

Anagrams Never Lie

Someone once said, "All the life's wisdom can be found in anagrams. Anagrams never...

Bomberos Race Raises Funds For Homeless Family

Some three thousand people attended this Sunday to a colorful race organized by the...

Kristina Hughes finds her niche in Tamarindo

TODAY COSTA RICA, Tamarindo - You will very rarely see the lovely Kristina Hughes...

After 50 Years, Church Gives Creator Of Zarcero Park Sculptures The Boot

  TODAY IN COSTA RICA - Zarcero is a small community perched on the edge...

FIA 2017 Kicked Off With A Flying Circus, Music and The Tango

TODAY COSTA RICA - Thousands came out Thursday were dazzled by the open air...

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Costa Rica Immigration Prepares For Increase In Nicaraguan Arrivals

Costa Rica's immigration service, the Dirección General de Migración y Extranjería (DGME), is preparing for an eventual increase in the number of Nicaraguans entering...

14 Bridges Between San Jose and San Ramon Are In Poor, Serious and Alarming Condition

The Laboratorio Nacional de Materiales y Modelos Estructurales de la Universidad de Costa Rica (Lanamme-UCR) has determined that 14 bridges on the Bernardo Soto...

Costa Rica to Offset National Team’s World Cup Carbon Footprint

Costa Rica will offset its national soccer team’s carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an...

Teachers, Muncipal & Health Workers Strike in San Jose!

Wednesday was a day of strikes and protests in downtown San Jose, as thousands of public sector employees took to the streets against the...

Medical Devices Company Announces Costa Rica Expandion and 1,100 New Jobs

Microvention-Terumo announced it will be doubling its production capacity in Costa Rica by the end of the year and plans to expand its facilities...

446 Direct Flights Connect Juan Santamaria (SJO) With Europe and The Americas

With the start of the flight from Frankfurt, Germany by Lufthansa, Costa Rica now has a record 446 direct flights a week between San...

Catholic Church Agrees to Mediate following Violent Protests in Nicaragua

The Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua (ECN) agreed on Tuesday to be the mediator and witness of a dialogue proposed by the Daniel Ortega administration...

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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...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

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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...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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Snacks From Around The World Right To Your Doorstep In US and Canada

QCOSTARICA - Have you ever wondered what people in Costa Rica or in other countries snack on? What if I were to tell you...

Wine “Made In Costa Rica”

(qCOSTARICA) After 44 years of experimenting with grapes in his garden vineyard, a laboratory located in a the courtyard of his Curridabat home, Italian...

12 Dead, 18 Injured As Bus Goes Over Cliff In Cariblanco

Twelve people died and 16 others suffere serious injury after the bus they were travelling fell more almost 30 metres over a cliff on...

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Colombia’s government said on Tuesday it has asked truckers to consider a raft of proposals to end the month old strike that its causing...

Caldera Dock Finally Opens For Business

COSTA RICA NEWS - Ready, but unable to operate due to political red tape, the new dock at the Caldera port, in Puntarenas, was...