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If you are thinking about adding a furry member to your family, but are not sure if you want to housebreak and train a puppy, you need to meet this guy!
Panama Hospice & Respite Foundation Coronado will host a holiday blood drive Wednesday, December 13th at the Equestrian Center (House #106).
Recently Playa Community received a note from Coronado resident Barbara Scott.
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J2L Insurance is promoting a Health and Beauty Fair for January 26 and 27 of 2018, at the Blue Bay Hotel in Coronado.
The public ministry and national police have reported the popular restaurant, Los Camisones, located on the Interamerican highway in Cocle, was robbed Monday on November 6th.
The Panamanian Pacific Beaches will receive swell for the holidays! The waves, expected to arrive Wednesday night through the weekend, have caused Panama’s National Civil Protection System (Sinaproc) to issue a prevention warning.
Have a great time for a great cause at Picasso Happy Hour Wednesday, December, 20th, with Bobby Henderson and The Coronado Area Social Association (CASA).
Roberto Diaz was born in Panama and has subsequently lived in many countries throughout the world. He returned to raise his family in his home country, choosing the beaches area.
Starting Thursday November 2rd, 25 thousand members of the Panamanian public force will be on duty as part of the country’s “special transit operation.”
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The Supreme Court of Panama has ruled that a family in San Carlos will receive a payout of $400,000 after the death of their two children.
From Monday, November 20, work will begin in the old Plaza del Cruce in San Miguelito.
Over the next four years, the country of Panama aims to improve connectivity and road infrastructure from Panama City to the Pacific Beach area.
On November 23 and 24, the National Customs Authority (ANA), will sell directly to the public from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
President Juan Carlos Varela has announced that Panama will sign at least 15 trade agreements with China.
A bus carrying 24 medical staff from the ministry of health overturned in Coclé at around 3:00 p.m. Monday, November 13th.
Blades, who has three nominations, will sing at the Latin Grammys awards ceremony in which five other Panamanians are nominated in six other categories.
Canada and Panama have signed a $20 million contract under the Framework Cooperation Agreement Thursday for the creation of a security and Emergency operations center in Panama.
A project loon balloon belonging to Google was recently found in the Ngäbe region of Panama.
Colombian national David Murcia Guzmán, was arrested in Panama November 2008 for scamming Panamanians and expats with a DMG pyramid operation.
Panama has expanded the number of multinational corporations that benefit from the Multinational Corporation Headquarters ( SEM ) Act. The change came October 23, 2017, as 143 corporations made the list.
Hundreds gathered in the Plaza de la Independencia, in Panama city to watch the newly restored Municipal Palace, Demetrio H. Brid, light up with Panama’s patriotic colors, Tuesday, October 31st.
The Public Ministry has sentenced a man in Cocle who committed the crime of aggravated rape against his daughter, to 108 months in prison.
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The Ministry of Environment is currently reviewing a request for the concession of 107 hectares in the Wildlife Refuge of Isla de Cañas and will hold a public consultation in Los Santos on November 14th, 2017.
November 3rd is often mistakenly called "Independence Day" in Panama, but it’s important to note that November 3rd is not technically a day to marking Panama’s independence, rather it marks "Panama’s separation from Colombia."
890 thousand 42 birds migratory birds took to the sky October 31st, 2017, the largest amount recorded in one day Audubon Society of Panama.
Panama has successfully carried out a Biological census (a county of the species that inhabit a habitat) using flies.
Juan Carlos Varela inaugurated Panama Fest Friday, in New York, an event that seeks to promote the country as a tourist destination.
2,000 sea turtles hatchlings born in artificial nurseries were released Saturday, September 16th on the coast of Cambutal, in the province of Los Santos. The hatchlings were the first to be released of the 32 thousand eggs in Cambutal nurseries.
A group of folklore performers made of up youth from the San Carlos area in Panama West will prepare for their first performance outside the borders of Panama.
The association of Restaurants in Panama (ARAP) and the Ministry of Health (Minsa) are working to the Panamanian population to pass on the salt.
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