Costa Rica Coffee Guide
Arts and Culture
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Love Costa Rica? Music video celebrates country’s elections and democratic tradition

The Tico Times - February 5, 2014

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPuQiQNcmK8 It was only a matter of time before the 2014 election earned its own music video. The 13-candidate bonanza, which resulted in an unexpected runoff last…

Costa Rica has a way to go for women in politics, say election monitors
Girl Power
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Girl Power
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Costa Rica has a way to go for women in politics, say election monitors

The Tico Times - February 5, 2014

Despite electing its first woman president in 2010, Costa Rica should take more steps to increase the number of women running for elected office, according to a…

Top investigative editor Giannina Segnini quits La Nación after 20 years
Business
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Business
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Top investigative editor Giannina Segnini quits La Nación after 20 years

The Tico Times - February 5, 2014

Just months after Costa Rica’s leading daily La Nación fired one of its top investigative reporters, investigative editor and data journalism pioneer Giannina Segnini has resigned over…

Immigration authorities deport US man wanted for bank robbery
Crime
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Crime
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Immigration authorities deport US man wanted for bank robbery

L. Arias - February 5, 2014

Costa Rican immigration officials deported a U.S. man on Wednesday who is wanted by authorities in that country for allegedly robbing a bank in Florida, the Immigration…

El Mangroove a sexy, delicious addition to Guanacaste
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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El Mangroove a sexy, delicious addition to Guanacaste

Ashley Harrell - February 5, 2014

It is The Tico Times policy to conduct reviews anonymously. If we have reviewed your establishment and you disagree with our assessment, you are welcome to comment…

That one time when Joan Rivers got stuck in Costa Rica
Archive
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Archive
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That one time when Joan Rivers got stuck in Costa Rica

Chrissie Long - January 8, 2010

Joan Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and television presenter, died on Thursday, a week after being rushed to a New York hospital, her family announced. She…