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  1. Sister cities, similar in size, share diverse culturesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Swindle serves as the president of the Tyler Sister Cities, a nonprofit board that works to expand create a cultural exchange between Tyler and other similar sized cities in other countries. The city has five sister cities: Yachiyo, Japan; Liberia, Costa Rica; Jelenia Gora, Poland; San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; and Lo Barnechea, Chile. 1 comment

  2. Frontier soon up to 20 routes from O'Hare focus cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | USA Today

    ... other O'Hare destinations are: Atlanta; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Denver; Fort Myers, Fla.; Las Vegas; Liberia, Costa Rica; Miami; Orlando; Philadelphia (begins March 13); Phoenix; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; Salt Lake ...

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  3. HSBC files: Swiss bank aggressively pushed way for clients to avoid new taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Business News

    HSBC 's Swiss bankers aggressively marketed a device that would allow its clients to avoid a new tax introduced under a treaty Switzerland signed with the European Union , the HSBC files reveal. The documents show for the first time that rather than acting as a passive party to the tax schemes of its clients, HSBC Suisse proactively contacted clients to market techniques that would have effectively sabotaged the tax treaty deal.

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  4. New Analysis: World Bank, in Rushing the First Global Forest Carbon...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Newswise

    Newswise - LONDON -A new report finds that Indigenous Peoples and local communities control less than one sixth of tropical forests-despite living in or near the forests and safeguarding them-in eight of the 11 countries accepted by the World Bank for initiating the proposed carbon market. The report, produced by the Rights and Resources Initiative , identifies only two countries participating in the market that have laws defining who has rights to forest carbon, and not one with a law defining how to trade it.

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  5. Short-lived sales can be the ticket to big savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... normally sells for $600 to $700. Port of Spain is a nice Caribbean spot just off the coast of Venezuela. Liberia, Costa Rica, which is about 30 minutes from some of the best Pacific beaches in Central America, was recently on sale for $291. Liberia ...

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  6. Costa Rica: Family styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Examiner.com

    The notion of an international family vacation can be daunting to a parent, especially to parents of younger children. However, when looking for a family-friendly foreign destination, one can't do much better than Costa Rica .

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  7. U.S. Contractor Awarded More Than $1 Billion Is Suspended Over 'Serious Misconduct'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Switched

    AUGUST 24: Workers unload medical supplies to fight the Ebola epidemic from a USAID cargo flight on August 24, 2014 in Harbel, Liberia. The U.S. government sent more than 16 tons of supplies, including anti-contamination clothing , plasting sheeting and water purification machinery.

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  8. Playa del Coco for a dream vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Playa del Coco is the oldest village in the Province of Guanacatse, and one of the oldest beach resorts in Costa Rica. The beautiful town is also one of Costa Rica's fastest growing vacation destinations, and is equally popular with international travelers and Costa Rica residents.

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  9. $34+ O/W Sale on JetBlue's New RoutesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | SmarterTravel

    JetBlue's has added several new routes, including flights to/from Detroit; Las Vegas; Liberia, Costa Rica; and Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago; among many domestic, Caribbean, and Latin American destinations. Travel dates and pricing are varied and dependent on preferred route, but fares start at $34 one-way .

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  10. Yoga & Healthy Aging Retreat to Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Patch.com

    An Enchanting Costa Rica Yoga & Meditation Retreat w/ Cindy Walker B.A. RTY & Tammy Parkinson CNC, CPT, CLC November 14-21, 2015 AHKi Costa Rica Guanacaste, Nicoya, Nosara ... a sanctuary for the soul www.yogaandtheartofliving.com AHKi Retreat is a magical, intimate and spacious facility located in a rainforest of Costa Rica. Infused with simple elegance, fabulous organic healthy food and serene accommodations, AHKi offers a new world of exploration and a perfect platform for exciting personal inner growth.

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  11. Beach hopping - Costa Rica styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    OK gang, before I take off to points south I'm going to leave you with a sure fire vacation plan for this year or next. Notice the heading? Endless summer.

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  12. Mapa Alumni 16th Int'l reunion, June 22-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Philipine Reporter

    The V. Mapa High School Alumni Association of USA and Canada is holding its 16th Biennial International Reunion to be held in Costa Rica on June 22 - 29, 2015. We will be staying at the 5-star resort, Hotel Riu Guanacaste in the beautiful Liberia, Costa Rica, overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

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  13. National Ultra Endurance Series announces 2015 calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Cycling News

    The ninth annual National Ultra Endurance Series will host 13 events across the US this year starting at the True Grit Epic in St. George, Utah on March 14. New this year will be one international venue held toward the end of the series at the Rincon de la Vieja Challenge held in Liberia, Costa Rica on August 22, for a total of 14 events in 2015. The NUE series started in 2006 with only six races had has since grown to host 14 events.

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  14. Capstone Acquires Costa Rican Resort ParcelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | GlobeSt.com

    Capstone Advisors, has completed the acquisition of Diamante, a 479-acre parcel of land located in the heart of the Gold Coast of Costa Rica, along the Playa Majagua. LIBERIA, Costa Rica-California-based Capstone Advisors , has completed the acquisition of Diamante , a spectacular 479 acre parcel of land located in the heart of the Gold Coast of Costa Rica, the country's most popular tourist destination.

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  15. Torontonian lucky to be alive after tumbling off eight-storey tall...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | National Post

    Last Monday, Chuck Rosenberg went hiking by himself in the hills of Las Catalinas, a beach town in Costa Rica's Guanacaste region, at about 11:30 a.m. An hour in, Mr. Rosenberg's path was blocked by debris, leaving him two choices: backtrack, or try to step around it. ''I knew that that I was pretty close to the edge of the cliff overlooking the coastline, but it looked like I still had room to take a few steps down to get back on the trail,'' Mr. Rosenberg, a 52-year old Torontonian and former CNN producer, said from his hospital bed in Liberia, Costa Rica.

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  16. Places to visit in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Fox News

    Looking for a different kind of vacation in 2015? It's the year to hike the Southern Alps of New Zealand, head to the Bahamas, or visit Cuba for the first time. Here are CondA Nast Traveler editors' top picks for where to go in 2015.

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  17. Cambrian students want your emptiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Northern Life

    You can get those bottles out of your house and help the students raise money for their humanitarian trip to Costa Rica. Between Christmas dinners and New Year's Eve parties, beer and wine bottles pile up faster than you can say Bah, Humbug.

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  18. Sunwing Vacations' New Direct Flight Service From Edmonton to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Market Wire

    Tropical adventure came a little bit closer to residents of Alberta this week as Sunwing Vacations launched a new direct flight service from Edmonton to Liberia, Costa Rica. On the way to one of the country's most captivating regions, passengers were treated to award-winning Sunwing Airlines' Champagne Service, which features a complimentary glass of champagne, hot towel service, Hot & Fresh Bistro MealsTM served with a choice of wine at lunch and dinner, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first-run movies and a generous 20 kg free baggage allowance.

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  19. Longmont dentist finds gratification in givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Daily Camera

    A map of Liberia surrounded by photographs of Dr. Craig Hovick working on patients hang on the lobby wall at the dentist's Longmont office. The memories are souvenirs from Hovick's trips to third world countries where he has volunteered for 10 to 18 days every year for the past decade.

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  20. Climate change mitigation: a man's world?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | AlertNet

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