Eastern York grad Dani Krohn is coaching
Eastern York grad Dani Krohn is coaching soccer in GuatemalaYork Daily Record/Sunday NewsIt just made too much sense for Krohn to go to Guatemala to coach soccer at the Futeca Sports Academy. She left Jan. 18. "I do want to get involved in coaching. It's something I wanted to do maybe not in Guatemala. (But) the timing was perfect," she ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 4:33 pm
Hendrix Students Spend Winter Break on
Hendrix College Events and NewsHendrix Students Spend Winter Break on Guatemala Mission TripHendrix College Events and NewsThe group spent five days in Xela, Guatemala, working for a United Methodist Church, attending the Sunday morning worship service and laying tile for the parsonage. The church currently has a part-time minister and would like to have a full-time minister.
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 2:12 pm
Reservist finds true meaning in Guatemala -
Reservist finds true meaning in GuatemalaMinutemanSenior Master Sgt. Larry Gallo, 433rd Logistics Readiness Squadron, maintenance support section chief from Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas poses with children in a village near San Raimundo, Guatemala. His job that day was to entertain the ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 1:41 pm
Duped by Mexico's mafia: Guatemalan couple
The GuardianDuped by Mexico's mafia: Guatemalan couple fall victim to border gangThe GuardianImmigration and Customs Enforcement – “la migra” – nabbed Cruz in 2010 and deported her back to Guatemala, leaving Morales to raise the children with Cruz's mother, who also lived in Phoenix. In 2014 la migra struck again and detained Morales, leaving ...
Posted on 22 January 2015 | 11:37 am
Terrorists Rule the Roost in Guatemala -
Terrorists Rule the Roost in GuatemalaPanAm Post (blog)The judicial process against Guatemala's General Efraín Ríos Montt and José Rodríguez Sánchez, both accused of genocide, restarted on January 5. Then, two days later on January 7 in Paris, three gunmen affiliated with al-Qaeda attacked the office of ...
Posted on 22 January 2015 | 8:23 am
Guatemala ex-police chief sentenced
A court in Guatemala sentences an ex-police chief to 40 years in prison over the deadly raid on the Spanish embassy in Guatemala City in 1980.
Posted on 20 January 2015 | 5:26 am
Guatemala ex-police official convicted in
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemalan court has sentenced a former police official to 90 years in prison for the killings of 37 people more than three decades ago when the Spanish Embassy burned down during this Central American nation's bloody civil conflict.
Posted on 19 January 2015 | 9:35 pm
Guatemala ex-police chief found guilty of
A Guatemalan court on Monday found Pedro Garcia Arredondo, a former police chief, guilty of ordering the 1980 attack on the Spanish embassy in Guatemala City in which 37 people died, sentencing him to 40 years in prison. Garcia Arredondo, who was a police head during one of the most intense periods of the Central American country's civil war, was also sentenced to 50 years in prison for the ...
Posted on 19 January 2015 | 7:28 pm
12 Reasons to Visit Guatemala in 2015
The start of the New Year always beckons new adventures, and Central America's little hidden gem, Guatemala, should definitely be on the list this year. Most recently listed on TravelChannel.com's "Travel's ...
Posted on 19 January 2015 | 11:57 am
USA's U-20 let three points slip vs.
The United States U-20 men's national team and Guatemala drew 1-1 Friday evening in Kingston, Jamaica as they opened their bid for a spot in FIFA's U-20 World Cup on the opening day of the CONCACAF Under-20 championship that will send four regional representatives to New Zealand for the FIFA finals this spring.
Posted on 9 January 2015 | 5:22 pm
USA 2-0 El Salvador: Yanks Qualify For U20
Following a rough start to the group stage with a draw with Guatemala and defeat against Panama — Tab Ramos’s side rebounded with an 8-0 thrashing of Aruba, a 2-0 victory over the host Jamaicans and a 1-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago in the group ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 11:42 am
Honduras seal place in New Zealand
Honduras defeated Guatemala 2-1 in the CONCACAF U-20 Championship play-offs in Jamaica, joining Mexico and Panama as qualified nations for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015. Michaell Chirinos and Alberth Elis scored the crucial goals for La Bicolor ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 9:42 am
Orlando City Designated Player Bryan Róchez
Young OCSC striker Bryan Róchez and the Honduras Under-20 team qualified for the 2015 FIFA Under-20 World Cup after downing Central American rivals Guatemala 2-1 in the first of two playoff matches on Saturday afternoon at the Montego Bay Sports Complex ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 8:43 am
Eastern York grad Dani Krohn is coaching
Dani Krohn had an opportunity to leave the country to coach and, considering the timing, it seemed like a perfect fit. The former Eastern York girls' soccer star graduated from the University of Kentucky in December, after playing for the SEC school from ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 8:29 am
Neo-religions in Guatemala
Over half of the Guatemalan population is Roman Catholic, and over 1 percent is Eastern Orthodox Christian. Recent growth of Eastern Orthodox Christianity in Guatemala has been explosive, with thousands of recent converts, making it almost overnight the ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 3:58 am
Guatemala: 4 dead, scores ill from food
Four people, including two children, died and 96 others were hospitalized Thursday for food poisoning in a town west of Guatemala's capital.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 9:22 am
Guatemala court upholds decision absolving
An appeals court has upheld a decision that absolved former President Alfonso Portillo of charges that he stole $15 million from Guatemala's Defense Department, bringing an end to the case.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 8:52 pm
Guatemala war trial puts past closer to
Guatemala's struggle to deal with the war crimes of the past, including bringing an aging former dictator and his officers to justice, is hitting the country's current leader.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:04 am
Guatemala strongman trial hears litany of
A former soldier implicated Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina in civil war atrocities on Thursday during the trial of former U.S.-backed military strongman Efrain Rios Montt, proceedings that have heard witnesses recount a litany of horrors.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 2:47 pm
Magnitude-6.2 quake hits near Guatemala City
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Guatemala City on Monday, but residents said they barely felt the temblor and authorities had no immediate reports of damages or deaths.
Posted on 25 March 2013 | 4:40 pm
Resolved Question: Help with Guatemala
I have to do a Project on Guatemala..stuff like the capital sports food...Etc...any facts I should say for my project or a creative way i could make it or present it...i was thinking either just a poster board or pamflit......did i spell that right?
Thanks for the Help !!! :-) :-) :-)
Posted on 20 April 2013 | 4:28 pm
Resolved Question: Travelers! Tell me about
I'm going to Guatemala in a couple months!
I've heard many positive but also negative things.
Tell me about your experience traveling here! I'm very interested in reading what you have to say! I will be staying with locals! Some good family friends have family there who we will be staying with. I just wanted to hear other peoples experiences.
Posted on 4 November 2011 | 1:00 am
Resolved Question: What is the climate like
im going to be there from the end of september to end of october.... what will be the best clothes to take? lol
Posted on 23 August 2011 | 10:26 am
Resolved Question: What is the history of
Posted on 5 October 2010 | 2:39 pm
Resolved Question: Please tell me things i
Can somebody please tell me things about Guatemala that is good to know about that country before moving there.
Also about honduras if you know about there.
Posted on 15 March 2010 | 1:40 pm