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Projects for Santa Cruz’s Youth Have Been Waiting Years for Funds

By Sara Quesada - Colaboradora

The Cantonal Young Person’s Committee (in Spanish, CCPJ) in La Cruz has a nearly ¢14 million surplus accumulated since last year.

 

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Taste of Nosara Returns this Weekend

By Mary Smathers

After a one year hiatus, the popular fundraiser...

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Constant Downpours Delay Asphalt on Route 160

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Constant rains have delayed paving work on 10 kilometers of Route 160 between Santa Marta and Playa Garza de Nosara, according to Marco Avila,...

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Santa Cruz’s Council Wastes Tablets that Saved the Municipality Resources

By Sara Quesada - Contributor

Santa Cruz’s council members stopped using electronic tablets that the municipality acquired two years ago (at a cost of ¢150,000 each) so the council members could read the council’s acts and not...

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Growing Real Estate Market Touches Nosara’s Ecological Fibers

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By Bernardo Montes de Oca - Colaborador 1

The ecological Nosara that attracts hundreds of tourists every year to its beaches is getting more and more worried as buyers are looking at the area and sustainability plans remain isolated...

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Mayor of Carrillo Advises Demolitions Will Continue

By Sara Quesada - Colaboradora

The municipality of Carrillo will continue demolishing buildings, remodels, and swimming pools in spite of the controversy that persists between the council and the mayor’s office....

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Festival Commissions in Liberia Fail to Comply With Accounting Reports

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

The festival commissions that organized celebrations in Liberia in 2016 and 2017 have failed to comply with handing over financial reports to their respective municipality's audit office.

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Purchase of Land for Cemetery in Nicoya Stopped After Mayor Detained

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

Attempts to purchase land for a new cemetery in Nicoya have failed once again. Even though last November the Municipal Council approved the acquisition of a property near Matabuey, the...

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Ten Saman Trees Will Bring Shade Back to Playa Guiones

By Sara Quesada - Contributor

The Costas Verdes project planted ten saman trees in Playa Guiones parking lots this July 4th.

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Prosecutor’s Office Increases Investigation Against Marco Jiménez for Alleged Sexual Abuse

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

After detaining the mayor of Nicoya, Marco Antonio Jiménez, the Prosecutor’s Office has stated this June 14th that the government employee is now also under investigation for two alleged counts of sexual abuse against an adult. These crimes allegedly took place last year within...

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Video: The prosecutor's office detains the mayor of Nicoya and raids eight municipal offices

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos & María Fernanda Cruz

With his face covered and hands cuffed, the mayor of Nicoya, Marco Antonio Jiménez, was detained at the Municipality this Tuesday, June 13, at 10:30 am after a raid by the Integrity, Transparency, and Anti-corruption Prosecutor from Santa Cruz.

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