Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - March 4, 2016

Don't miss the last three open-air films of the summer season at the Parque La Libertad in Desamparados, including "Presos," from director Esteban Ramírez (Friday, March 4); assorted…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - February 26, 2016

This weekend is bursting with music all around the country, starting with the Latinoamérica Canta Festival, to be headlined by Colombian group Monsieur Periné. The three-night series…

Costa Rican authorities to drop murder charges in death of US traveler
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Costa Rican authorities to drop murder charges in death of US traveler

Zach Dyer - August 13, 2015

The Costa Rican Prosecutor’s Office has requested to dismiss an investigation into the 2013 killing of a U.S. tourist, according to court documents and the victim’s family.…

Parque La Libertad: a community oasis in Desamparados
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Arts and Culture
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Parque La Libertad: a community oasis in Desamparados

Robert Isenberg - October 12, 2014

Standing in the middle of Parque La Libertad, you might feel like you’re on a remote college campus, easily 100 kilometers from the nearest city. Stout wooded…

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He never came home

Ashley Harrell and Lindsay Fendt - May 6, 2013

UPDATE: According to Steve Flesch's sister Nikki Lannert's Facebook page, Steve died this morning. On April 2, a 31-year-old traveler from the U.S. was robbed and shot…