Strong 6.1 Earthquake Shakes Nicaragua

An 6.1 earthquake shook Nicaragua last night caused panic amongst the population and damages to some homes. The United States Geological Service registered the...

Central America is smoking

Costa Rica continues to fume James Stefanuto The peak of the Turrialba volcano has fumigated the central valley with ash and sediment for days, out of...

Sea Turtle Rescuing: Why just one?

Sea turtles are one of the most ancient creatures on planet earth; in Stone Age they witnessed the extinction of the dinosaurs and the...

Bicycles, mega-terminal of buses and change of routes are current proposals to combat traffic

Bicipubli, a municipal program originally designed for students in Cartago Center, would be open to use for the general public as of this Tuesday. ...

Love the One You’re With ~ What is ‘Body Positivity’ and why does it...

Despite having started in the 1960’s, recent years have seen the body positivity movement grow. With the media challenging body stereotypes and changing...

Knowing The Points System That Can Cost You Your Driver’s License

Since 2013, many modifications took place, regarding the Law 9078 (Law of Transit), and the measurements implemented by the Road Security Council and the...

Surviving a Lost or Stolen Passport in Costa Rica

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Whether you’re in Costa Rica on vacation or permanently for retirement, the one thing that every expat needs...
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Orphaned baby sloths get an assist from Costa Rica sanctuary

by Lindsay Barnett Talk about specialized -- the Aviarios Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica rescues and rehabilitates sloths, sloths and only sloths. Back in 1992...