Events
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This Thanksgiving, pass a plate to those in need

Amanda Zúñiga - November 26, 2015

[caption id="attachment_81754" align="alignright" width="356"] (Courtesy of the World Food Programme)[/caption] Thanksgiving is here, and for today's festivities many of us will reunite with our loved ones to enjoy a…

3 reasons we keep falling for Black Friday
Business
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Business
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3 reasons we keep falling for Black Friday

Randall Trejos - November 26, 2015

It seems official: Black Friday has invaded Costa Rican culture, and it's here to stay. Walking through downtown San José, I stumbled upon one of those stores…

It’s time for the Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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It’s time for the Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York

Jennie Matthew | AFP - November 26, 2015

NEW YORK – It's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take part in one of the United States' most iconic events: the Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. So fears about…

Panthers, Packers top US Thanksgiving holiday lineup
Global
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Global
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Panthers, Packers top US Thanksgiving holiday lineup

AFP - November 26, 2015

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin – Undefeated Carolina will try to reach 11-0 while the Green Bay Packers seek an NFL division lead Thursday in their first U.S. Thanksgiving Day…

Obama: No sign of credible terror plot against US
Crime
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Crime
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Obama: No sign of credible terror plot against US

Juliet Eilperin | The Washington Post - November 25, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday there is "no specific and credible intelligence" to suggest that terrorists have any plans to strike the United States…

Add some Costa Rican love to your Thanksgiving table
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Add some Costa Rican love to your Thanksgiving table

Adrián Obando and Katherine Stanley - November 23, 2015

Gone are the days when Thanksgiving-lovers in Costa Rica could only dream of pumpkin pie or cranberry sauce. So many imported foods are available at supermarket chains…

Where can you eat Thanksgiving dinner in Costa Rica?
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Where can you eat Thanksgiving dinner in Costa Rica?

Elizabeth Lang and Amanda Zúñiga - November 23, 2015

It's that time of year again for those who celebrate Thanksgiving: people who like to cook are making their final recipe selections and writing up their shopping…

Expat advice: What to do on Thanksgiving
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Expat advice: What to do on Thanksgiving

Robert Isenberg - November 25, 2014

If you live in the United States, Thanksgiving is a trascendent holiday. People of all origins, ages, colors, and creeds celebrate Thanksgiving. Carnivores, pescatarians, and vegans celebrate…