Clases de Inglés con el Proyecto Barrio La Planta 2015

Fundación Proyecto Barrio la Planta (BPP), es una ONG Nacional que brinda clases de ingles totalmente gratis a los niños de San Juan del Sur, te informa que ya están abiertas las matriculas para niños para las clases de inglés 2015. Las clases inician el día 16 de febrero. Las matriculas se estarán efectuando únicamente […]


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Around Town with ROOF DOG   Recently updated !

Hostal Casa Amarrilla in El Tropezón, the main road into town has ceased operation. Yaoska and her husband will be concentrating on her their other business interests which include Turquesa and O Shop clothing and accessories stores. Red Dragon Restaurant is now open from 12 Noon to 9pm, Wednesday to Sunday, (closed Monday and Tuesday). […]

National and Regional News Briefs

Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News Coffee Fest – The Association of Specialty Coffees of Nicaragua (Asociación de Cafés Especiales de Nicaragua – ACEN) will be looking for the best barista in Nicaragua at a two day event (31st January and 1st of February) at Hotel Hex in Managua. The winner of the event will […]


NFL Super Bowl XLIX   Recently updated !

Sunday, February 1, 6:30 PM ET PM Kick Off University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona Live coverage on NBC television starts at 6pm ET Sunday 1st of February 2015. Kickoff time is set for 6:30 pm ET. University of Phoenix Stadium is a state-of-the-art facility in Glendale, Arizona. It is the home of the Arizona […]

New Business Feature

“Quick Accounting has served customers in the United States over the last 15 years and we have recently opened our doors in Nicaragua” said Mario Robleto, Director of the Nicaraguan Tax Office; Quick Accounting. “We are proud to have provided a timely, orderly and professional service to our clients in USA and since it worked […]


CURSOS- Arrecife Marine Tours

La Cooperativa Arrecife Marine Tours, les informa que con el objetivo de fomentar un turismo ecológico seguro y responsable estamos ejecutando el proyecto “Auto Sostenibilidad Laboral y Económica de Pequeños Pescadores Artesanales de San Juan del Sur” financiado por la Provincia Italiana de Trentino Adige. Además estamos impartiendo cursos para contribuir a la certificación de […]

Finaliza la Liga de Fútbol Municipal “Ramón Duarte Monchón” La Liga de Fútbol Municipal de San Juan del Sur “Ramón Duarte Monchón”, finalizó este sábado 24 de enero y estuvo integrada por 10 equipos donde participaron unos 220 jóvenes del municipio, informó Aroldo Collado, vice presidente de la Liga de Fútbol Municipal. Collado detalló, que durante siete meses los jóvenes amante del balón […]


Rosa Adelina Rivas Mayorga 1/7/1965 – 17/1/2015

Marzo 2014 – Rosa Adelina Rivas Mayorga con Sr. Whitt Sessoms, el Cónsul Honorario de Nicaragua en Virginia Beach, USA y María Auxiliadora Silva – Del Sur News The Indelible Impression of a Warrior María Auxiliadora Silva   Lic. Rosa Adelina Rivas Mayorga will always be remembered as a female warrior, friend, companion, wife, mother, […]

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National and Regional News Briefs

Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News Vehicle Sales Up – The automotive industry had a slow start to 2014 but a rebound in the fourth quarter kept sales on track for the year at 15,100 new vehicles sold and a 4.45% increase over 2013. The projection for 2014 was 15,000 vehicles. Chikungunya – Since July […]

Fundación A. Jean Brugger – Coctel Encuentro

Fundación A. Jean Brugger held their first Coctel Encuentro (Cocktail Meeting) at Restaurante El Globo for graduates of the foundation’s grant (beca) program. Recent and past graduates enjoyed hearing several members of the ‘alumni’ explain how they have developed and improved their careers and personal lives as a result of the start they received with […]


Report of the First Municipal Tourist Cabinet Meeting of 2015   Recently updated !

Key Points: On January 15th 2015, the first meeting of the Municipal Tourism Cabinet (GMT by its acronym in Spanish) was held at Restaurante El Globo. The aim of this first meeting was to; assess the 2014 holiday season, formulate and design the quarterly GMT work plan GMT of the “Campaign Nicaragua Our Summer 2015” […]

Ministry of Health presents “Health Plan” On January 13th, the First Lady; Rosario Murillo announced that The Ministry of Health (MOH) has already completed the health plan for the first quarter of 2015. She said that the plan includes combating epidemics, abatement and destruction of mosquito breeding sites every three weeks under a plan of eradication. In addition, the extermination […]

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Fisherman Denounces Yacht Owner for sinking Panga On January 9th, Carlos Alberto Mercado, 49 years old, a fisherman from San Juan del Sur engaged in artisanal (craft) fishing, publicly denounced that his panga was sunk on January 2nd at 9am after being hit by a “Yate” (Sport Fishing Boat) owned by a Mr. Balladares from Managua. The accident occurred near the […]

Veteran Trade Union Leader Run Over On January 12th, about 75 meters west of Barrio Gancho de Camino, Adrián Enrique Pizzi, 85 years of age, a notable trade union leader from San Juan del Sur, was hit by a motorbike ridden by a 20-year-old male known by his nickname of “Siete Cuero”. Vilma Auxiliadora López Martínez, the daughter of Pizzi, […]

Segundo Curso de Primeros Auxilios y Cuidados Secundarios

En Arrecife Marine Tour ya están abiertas las inscripciones para el Curso de Primeros Auxilios y Cuidados Secundarios que se impartirá el próximo 28 y 29 de enero del 2015 de 8am -5:30pm, por los instructores Fabio Buitrago y Edgar Castañeda de DIVE Nicaragua (Escuela de Buceo y fomento de conservación del sistema submarino), a […]

Passing of the Creator of “Yo Sí Puedo” (Yes I Can) in Cuba The renowned Cuban teacher Leonela Inés Relys Diaz, creator of the literacy method “Yes I can”, which has helped more than eight million people in various countries to read and write, has died in Havana after a battle with cancer, reported local media last Sunday. The ingenious literacy program developed by Relys Diaz was […]


Roof Dog

  It can be fun being in the news business. Especially when one can be part of helping the news happen…good news happen! Further to our facebook post (but not in time to change the printed version out tomorrow) it would seem that the the market folk got together and resolved their differences. The exact […]

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National and Regional News Briefs

Kelvin Marshall- Del Sur News Daniel Ortega – Last Saturday, the 10th of January was the eighth anniversary of the 2007 inauguration of Daniel Ortega as President of Nicaragua. Ortega won the election on November 5th 2006 with 38% of the vote. In 2011, Ortega repeated after a Supreme Court decision allowed him to run […]