Chile defeated Argentina on penalties to end its 99-year wait for a Copa América crown and condemn Lionel Messi to a second straight heartbreak in a major international final.
President Luis Guillermo Solís visited damaged areas in the Caribbean province of Limón on Wednesday and Thursday after heavy rains last weekend caused floods in Costa Rica’s Caribbean and northern regions.
Small urban gardens can be very productive, and growing some of your own food is a great way to take charge of your health. You can use virtually every square foot of your space, including your lateral space: just start small, and as you get the hang of it, add another container with a new plant. Before you know it, you’ll find that a good portion of your salads can come from your own edible garden.
National Emergency Commission officials on Friday closed all 16 shelters following evacuees’ return home.
For the duration of the two-week vacation period, Traffic Police will maintain 15 roadway checkpoints throughout the country and will designate a total of 744 officers, 152 police cars and 217 motorcycles for surveillance efforts.
Most people visit Costa Rica’s volcanoes to admire their beauty, but one man apparently had a different idea.
The amount of BP money that will flow into Gulf Coast restoration over the next two decades is prodigious. Both BP and the government deserve credit for heading off a nasty and prolonged legal battle. What we still don’t know — and may not know for a very long time — is the extent of the damage the spill caused.
But that doesn’t mean travelers can hop on the next plane to Lima.
Nemesio, Santiago and Sofía Díez, the stars of The Rolling Penguins, will rock the Jazz Café in order to raise funds for three women who are studying at the university level thanks to scholarships from the Costa Rica U.S.A. Foundation for Cooperation (CRUSA) and the Latin American University for Science and Technology (ULACIT).