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What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica
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What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 2, 2019

Looking for a place to celebrate Independence Day here in Costa Rica? Break out your red, white and blue, rehearse the "U-S-A!" chant, and free up space…

What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica
Events
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Events
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What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 3, 2018

Looking for a place to celebrate the 242nd Independence Day of the United States here in Costa Rica? Here are two activities you can enjoy with your…

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

The Tico Times - 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…

The Little Theatre Group has found a new home – and you’re invited
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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The Little Theatre Group has found a new home – and you’re invited

Amanda Zúñiga - November 12, 2015

The Little Theatre Group (LTG) is celebrating. The oldest continuously running English-language theater group in Central and South America – founded in 1949 by Albert Williams, best…

Costa Rica police raid nursing home over abuse allegations
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Crime
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Costa Rica police raid nursing home over abuse allegations

The Tico Times - May 20, 2015

Judicial Investigation Police (OIJ) raided a nursing home in downtown Escazú Wednesday following allegations of abuse of the home's 25 residents, according to a statement from police. Police entered…

‘Little Monsters’ cultivates kids’ creativity
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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‘Little Monsters’ cultivates kids’ creativity

The Tico Times - April 9, 2015

“Little Monsters” may sound like a funny name, perhaps a bad translation, but that is the official title of a new “creative club” designed for children. The…

Police bust hydroponic pot grow in Escazú church
Crime
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Crime
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Police bust hydroponic pot grow in Escazú church

The Tico Times - March 9, 2015

Virgin Mary, meet Mary Jane. Police discovered hundreds of marijuana plants Sunday night inside an evangelical temple in the upscale neighborhood of Escazú. Police officers were responding to…

Group show ‘Valoarte‘ surprises and impresses at Avenida Escazú
Art Walks
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Art Walks
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Group show ‘Valoarte‘ surprises and impresses at Avenida Escazú

The Tico Times - October 8, 2014

When you see the banners for “Valoarte” hanging in the streets of Avenida Escazú, you may wonder what it is exactly. Even if you know that “Valoarte”…

Sympathetic Dutch celebrate victory in Escazú
Expat Living
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Expat Living
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Sympathetic Dutch celebrate victory in Escazú

The Tico Times - July 5, 2014

Fans of the Netherlands national team wave flags by the side of the highway in Escazú, west of San José. More than 100 people showed up at…

St. Patrick’s Day celebration floods Escazú with green beer
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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St. Patrick’s Day celebration floods Escazú with green beer

The Tico Times - March 17, 2014

Thousands of revelers flocked to Escazú this weekend to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, thanks to a high-concept carnival hosted by NuShark Media. There was live music. There…