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Thursday Aug 21 | Inside Costa Rica

Guanacaste water shortage has hotels threatening to close their doors, layoff staff

August 21st, 2014 PLN lawmaker, Juan Marin said this week that the chronic water shortage in Guanacaste is so bad that nine hotels in Tamarindo and Langosta are threatening to close their doors and layoff their staff.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Costa Rica, World News, Central America,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Travel World News

Costa Rica Readies for the Rincon De La Vieja Challenge Mountain Bike Race

The thrilling RincA3n de la Vieja Challenge 2014 100-mile mountain bike race is again on track for next week in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

NEWS.com.au

The country that surprised us all

AN AUSTRIAN police officer who conducted an illegal probe into the case of kidnap victim Natascha Kampusch has been jailed for abuse of office.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, Central America

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

Tamarindo airport remains closed, new movie nights at Dragonfly Restaurant

Tamarindo airport remains closed after it was shut down in May of this year due to runway safety concerns.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Man of the Year, Robots, Family, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Switched

A 'Little Summer' in Costa Rica

Having worked at Travelzoo long enough, it had been drilled into me that Costa Rica 's dry season runs the months between Christmas and Easter and is considered by many the optimal time to visit the ecologically diverse country.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, Central America, World News,

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

Former president Laura Chinchilla to appeal verdict in Facebook defamation case

August 13th, 2014 Former president, Laura Chinchilla is expected to file an appeal of the verdict in the civil and criminal defamation trial of prominent businessman and hotelier, Alberto Rodriguez Baldi today.

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Related Topix: Laura Chinchilla, Costa Rica, World News, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Fri Aug 08, 2014

RecordNET

STOCKTON - Mercedes "Sulli" Sullivan will never be the same. Seven weeks in Liberia will do that.

She was supposed to be there for two years, but the Ebola crisis forced the Peace Corps to bring her and 107 other volunteers home.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Stockton, CA

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Bridal Guide

Occidental Hotels Travel Deal We Love

Looking for an exotic destination wedding location? Why not consider the tropical paradise of Costa Rica.

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CE News

Purdue students develop safe-water system for Dominican Republic community

West Lafayette, Ind. - A group of Purdue University students and faculty members have completed work on a system that makes safe drinking water available to a community in the Dominican Republic sickened by poor water.

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Related Topix: West Lafayette, IN, Purdue University, Costa Rica, World News, Medicine, Nursing

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

American couple operated sophisticated hydroponic marijuana operation in Guanacaste

July 29th, 2014 A couple from the United States were arrested by Costa Rican authorities over the weekend after a raid on the couple's Guanacaste home revealed a sophisticated growing operation for hydroponic marijuana.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, Central America, World News,

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