Water Rationing Continues in Many Areas of Costa Rica

In 2014, many regions of Costa Rica experienced months of water rationing. This year has been worse. But what’s going on – don’t we...
Public Transportation, Costa Rica

Intermodal Circuit Encourages The Use Of Public Transportation

In order to raise public awareness about the use of public transportation, more than 100 people joined the activity called "Intermodal Route" which closed...

Turrialba Volcano Continues Active Phase Erupting Thursday

Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano continues its active phase erupting and releasing ash a number of times on Thursday, April 23, 2015. The outburst caused...
Special Olympics costa rica

A Real Costa Rican Winner in the Special Olympics

In 2011, a boy named Hassam Wave accomplished one of his best goals in life: He attained the bronze medal in the Special Olympics...

New Costa Rica immigration law – only law abiding mut pay by the rules

by Gringa en CRJust because the rules have changed, doesn’t mean the incompetency of Costa Rica’s immigration system has been fixed.Last week I received...

Costa Rican Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Trying to Kill His Wife with...

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – A Costa Rican court sentenced Mena Montoya with 20 years in prison for trying to kill his wife...

Earthquake stirkes Central Valley

By Lance HarrellSAN JOSE - A 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook Costa Rica Friday, without immediate report of victims and material damages.The Costa Rican Vulcanology...

Costa Rican Immigration Providing Better Information Services to Immigrants

San Jose Costa Rica - Immigration Department and local Municipalities join efforts to provide better information services to immigrants and foreigner who live...

Costa Rica Children's Hospital Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - With a minute of silence as part of a tribute to the patients, families and unsung heroes, many...

Survival: A tall order for endangered giraffe

Along with elephants, rhino, lions, tigers and many more species, giraffes are now officially endangered. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has today moved giraffe...