Ask Amy: Should I tell this woman to leave my boyfriend alone?

July 19, 2018 | Costa Rica News
DEAR AMY: My boyfriend of six months has really opened himself up to me. He gave me his social media account passwords, and has added my thumbprint to his phone . ...read more
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Costa Rica pioneers low-carbon coffee

July 19, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Gabriel Umana, head of coffee at Costa Rica's Ministry of Agriculture, says there has been 'an awakening' in how to deal with climate change. Costa Rica's 'world-first' Nama Cafe project has transformed coffee into a low-carbon industry and could serve as a blueprint for other agriculture sectors, writes NINA PULLMAN The project has caused a type of awakening in our ministry. ...read more
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Whiteside Region Businesses to partner with Costa Rica, Latin America

July 19, 2018 | Costa Rica News
The Whiteside County Economic Development Department has received an invitation for the region's businesses involved in international trade from Jose Murillo, the Consul General of Costa Rica in Chicago. Consul General Murillo invited companies involved in agribusiness, food processing and distribution, and specialized/advanced manufacturing to participate in the Buyers Trade Mission Costa Rica 2018 held in San Jose, Costa Rica, on September 25th
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Violence Against Women in the Inter-American Human Rights System:…

July 18, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Jessica Lenahan v. United States , the first international human rights case brought by a victim of domestic violence against the United States, advanced women's rights at the global level and highlighted how international human rights mechanisms can be used to amplify national reform efforts. ...read more
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New Animated Digital Short ‘Caracol Cruzando’ Debuts in PBS Online Film Festival

July 17, 2018 | Costa Rica News
The new digital short Caracol Cruzando is a timely animated film touching on the harsh realities of immigration for undocumented families which debuted today on PBS.org as part of PBS' 2018 Online Film Festival. Animated and written by Pamela Maria Chavez, the film will be presented by Latino Public Broadcasting . ...read more
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Curio Collection By Hilton Adds To Growing Portfolio With Gran Hotel Costa Rica

July 17, 2018 | Costa Rica News
To pass the Bot Test , please type the white text that you see in the gray box. This helps us prevent spammers from abusing the system. ...read more
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U.N. chief demands end to Nicaragua violence, hundreds protest Ortega

July 16, 2018 | Costa Rica News
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday that groups linked to Nicaragua's government were using "unacceptable" lethal force against citizens, and urged an end to violence that has killed at least 275 people in months of protests. FILE PHOTO: U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks during his visit to the United Nations School in San Jose, Costa Rica July 16, 2018. ...read more
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For $260 a night, you can stay in this Boeing 727…

July 16, 2018 | Costa Rica News
For $260 a night, you can stay in this Boeing 727 airplane-turned-hotel suite perched 50 feet high in Costa Rica - take a look inside Upon first glance, you might think this Boeing 727 in the photo above had an unfortunate crash landing in the jungle. The fuselage, or the frame of an aircraft, is one of many accomodations offered by Hotel Costa Verde , a vacationer's dream resort nestled in Manuel Antonio National Park, located in Quepos, Costa R
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Dear Aggie Cornell Co-Op Extension

July 14, 2018 | Costa Rica News
The family phone tree was ringing off the hook last week. My siblings worked the communications center as news spread my Mom was hospitalized with pneumonia. ...read more
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As JuJu Pie, Layla Bessito Brings Haunting, Drag-Inspired Costumes and an Angelic Voice

July 12, 2018 | Costa Rica News
The Miami native's mother had passed away the year before, and, she says, "I was faced with all of these emotions that I had repressed my whole life because she was such an anchor for me." A shy child, she didn't known what to do with herself in South Florida, so she impulsively moved to a farm in Asheville. ...read more
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