| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
The 34th season of the Pacific Symphony promises to be a memorable one: its busy lineup includes traditional favorites, pops concerts, a new Sunday series at Soka University and the second year of the opera-vocal initiative.
The 2012-13 season begins...
| Sep 16, 2012
Segment 1 (6am) Exotic Adventure Dubai and Bangkok
Roundtrip airfare from LAX on Emirates Airlines (to Dubai, from Bangkok) 6 nights’ accommodations · 3 nights at the 5-star Fairmont Dubai · 3 nights at the 4.5-star Dusit Thani Bangkok Airfare from Dubai...
| Sep 24, 2012
ASHLAND, Ohio — Mike McMillan of Hagerstown is the starting cornerback for the Ashland University football team.
The Eagles are off to a 4-0 start. On Saturday, the Eagles defeated Northern Michigan, 42-13.
McMillan is majoring in sports...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:41 AM
I bought a pineapple at the grocery store, and the process of preparing it for dinner brought back a flood of memories.
Suddenly I wasn’t standing in my kitchen, but in a stark mission compound in San Jose, Costa Rica, helping to prepare a...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:39 PM
With nearly 800 miles of coastline stretching along two oceans, it's no surprise that more than a million surfers and sun worship-pers flock to Costa Rica to enjoy its fabulous beaches each year. But in addition to breathtaking white sands and emerald-...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Coffee aficionados have a difficult decision to make: Spend $7 on a full lunch or on a single cup of Starbucks coffee?
The brew in question: The Seattle giant’s new Costa Rica Finca Palmilera, its most expensive offering ever and also one of its...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Starbucks is now offering a gift card for $450 -- $400 to fill the card with store credit and $50 toward the sleek, stainless steel card itself.
The limited-edition Starbucks Metal Card is available through membership-based e-commerce site Gilt.com...
| Nov 18, 2012
Cabo Azul San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
Luxurious AAA 4-Diamond resort set on 12 beachfront acres Resort features a tri-level infinity pool w/swim-up bar, a spa, fitness center and multiple dining options Guests can stroll into Old Town San Jose del Cabo for...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Cassidy Lundy, 17, spent her summer vacation in a rural Costa Rican village, where she lived with an unfamiliar family who spoke a foreign language, traveling with no one she knew.
It was the trip of a lifetime.
"Honestly, I've completely changed as a...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 9:18 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - The Missouri State women's basketball team held a shootaround Wednesday to discuss their upcoming trip to Costa Rica. The 9 day team building trip kicks off Sunday and includes 10 practices, scrimmages and some rest and relaxation...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Another politician is in hot water for having explicit images of them online. This time around it's sexy video that's causing a scandal down in steamy Costa Rica.
The busted government official is 39 year old Karina Bolanos. She was dismissed from her...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Interpol has issued an international wanted notice for conservationist and “Whale Wars” TV star Paul Watson, days after he skipped bail in Germany as Costa Rica tried to have him extradited.
Watson was arrested at Germany’s Frankfurt...