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5 questions for an English painter in Costa Rica
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5 questions for an English painter in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - December 11, 2016

[caption id="attachment_101132" align="alignleft" width="233"] Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times[/caption] It’s a beautiful, sunny morning in Santa Ana; birds are singing, the river gently flows, mountains surround…

Art and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Calendar
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Art and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - May 6, 2016

When it comes to aerial acrobatics, Costa Rica may be best known for its monkeys and sloths, but they've got some serious competition this weekend as the International…

NASA’s Dawn mission inspires Costa Rican students
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NASA’s Dawn mission inspires Costa Rican students

Bruce Callow - July 5, 2015

Launched in 2007, NASA’s Dawn space probe mission is currently in orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres after successfully completing its study of Vesta. Dawn is the…

Meet the farmers at this year’s Onion Festival
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Arts and Culture
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Meet the farmers at this year’s Onion Festival

Elizabeth Lang - March 20, 2015

The 23rd edition of the Onion Festival is being held now in Santa Ana in all its yellow, white and purple glory. The Tico Times paid a…

When I was your age, I went to school uphill both ways in a hybrid car I made myself
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Education
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When I was your age, I went to school uphill both ways in a hybrid car I made myself

Mitzi Stark - December 22, 2014

Kids today learn about things that weren’t even invented when we adults went to school. A sixth-grade class at St. Jude’s School in Lindora, Santa Ana, west…