Renovating the Carbon 1 School

The small school of Carbon 1 and its students and parents have partnered with generous group of women from North America called “Women Like...

Airport expansion to be completed in November

by VANESSA LOAIZA N.With a backlog of five years and six months compared with the original contract, the expansion and modernization of Juan Santamaría...

Nothing is Impossible!

Nothing is Impossible reads the new hand painted sign as you enter the grounds of the Puerto Viejo Grade School. Looking around one begins to...

Introductions and Beginnings!

Lance Harrell Editor in ChiefThe Costa Rica News is happy to announce the addition of Anita Verma to our writing staff! Ms. Verma has a...

Costa Rica adopts Japanese format for digital TV

by PABLO FONSECA QCosta Rica has officially adopted the digital television format created by Japan, but adapted to be used by Brazil in Latin...

Rains cause landslides and road accidents on Caldera

by ALONSO MATA BBoulders up to one meter in diameter fell this weekend on the new San José-Caldera highway due to heavy rains.Landslides left...

Street vendors in the capital are divided by nationality

by VANESSA LOAIZA N.Street vendors in San Jose appear to be separated by blocks and boulevards, according to whether they are Colombians, Haitians, Nicaraguans and Costa...

Google tries where others failed: shaking up TV biz

(Reuters) - Google TV, a service that will bring the Web to television screens, is likely to create more headaches for broadcast and cable...

U.S. says must rely on BP to stop oil

(Reuters) - The U.S. government is forced to rely on BP and the private oil sector to try to plug the gushing Gulf of...

Disinterest is the main cause of college dropout

by JAIRO VILLEGAS S.The lack of interest in learning is the main cause of college dropout, according to the Survey of Multi-Purpose Household, by...
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