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Tueday Talks, time to ask for your help

Started by Lee Zeltzer. Last reply by Bernie Moscovitz 15 minutes ago. 7 Replies

Finally, I found some excellent brewed coffee at the Tuesday market

Started by David van Harn. Last reply by John P. Ferguson 9 hours ago. 5 Replies

Speaking of Snakes

Started by Gordon Bakke. Last reply by Boquete Equestrian Club & RLT 10 hours ago. 10 Replies

Best Way to Ship Personal Belongings to Panama from US

Started by Richard Miller. Last reply by Richard Miller 10 hours ago. 9 Replies

Need File from Working Windows Vista 32-Bit?

Started by James Fletcher. Last reply by James Fletcher 10 hours ago. 7 Replies

Aren't We Cute?

Started by Judy Sacco 11 hours ago. 0 Replies

MAJOR development evolving next door to Cefati

Started by Fran Hogan. Last reply by Kelvin Schartz 11 hours ago. 87 Replies

Does this pass the smell test?

Started by Glen Fraser. Last reply by Joanne Lashua 12 hours ago. 10 Replies

Need: Homeopathic Doctor/Doctor of Natural Medicines

Started by Sharon Spalding. Last reply by Lee Zeltzer 12 hours ago. 1 Reply

Baseball

Started by Hilary Jenkins 12 hours ago. 0 Replies

Las Olas Beach Resort

Started by Linda G. Baker. Last reply by Linda G. Baker 13 hours ago. 2 Replies

What happened to the Sandwich shop near the bridge?

Started by Stephane d'Ursel. Last reply by Walter Steiner 13 hours ago. 1 Reply

Surfs Up @ Las Olas

Started by John R. Hampton. Last reply by Linda G. Baker 13 hours ago. 1 Reply

Riccos Little Italy is moving

Started by Lee Zeltzer. Last reply by Jim Tosch 14 hours ago. 8 Replies

Carnage continues in Chiriqui - Another 3 Victims this a.m.

Started by Keith Woolford. Last reply by Walter Steiner 15 hours ago. 7 Replies

Driving to Bocas?

Started by Marcela. Last reply by Walter Steiner 15 hours ago. 5 Replies

Boquete's geisha coffees win again!

Started by Fran Hogan. Last reply by David van Harn 17 hours ago. 8 Replies

Benefit for our friend Howard Hill

Started by Penny Barrett. Last reply by Joanna Dodge 21 hours ago. 8 Replies

Complaining

Started by Charles Monroe. Last reply by Gordon Bakke 22 hours ago. 32 Replies

Blog Posts

Coming in July-Questions

Posted by David Dodt on May 4, 2015 at 5:26pm 1 Comment

Driving to Bocas?

Posted by Marcela on May 4, 2015 at 1:30pm 2 Comments

Cheated by Cable Onda

Posted by Fran Hogan on April 28, 2015 at 8:46pm 11 Comments

Boquete Guide

One small step toward a cleaner Boquete Panama

The long promised trash barrels for Boquete Panama are currently sitting outside the Alcalde’s office. These were filed with fruit concentrate and imported from Chile. Now free of the concentrate they will take on a new life helping make Boquete more beautiful. If reality follows the plan they will be painted by local artists and […]

A cultural paradox

This weekend leaves me in a cultural quagmire. The enigma started years ago with a neighborhood family that breeds hunting dogs for sale. They breed dogs but believe feeding and vaccinating them are unnecessary procedures. For several years I have fed one of their dogs, this has recently grown from one to as many as […]

It is May Day in Panama, the last holiday until the next holiday

“May Day on May 1 is an ancient Northern Hemisphere spring festival and usually a public holiday;[1] it is also a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the celebrations that the day includes. In the late 19th Century, May Day was chosen as the date for International Workers’ Day by the Socialists and Communistsof the Second International to commemorate the Haymarket affair in Chicago. […]

Some odd tariff changes for imports into Panama

In an effort to help local farmers compete in the local market the government has raised some import duties. The most dramatic will benefit Nestle because tariffs on canned milk have gone up 155%. I noticed I could buy condensed milk from the Netherlands for less than condensed milk made in Natá by Nestle; that […]

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Bernie Moscovitz replied to Lee Zeltzer's discussion Tueday Talks, time to ask for your help
"ONLY if the socks are black!"
15 minutes ago
Lux replied to nancy galvez's discussion FOOD DEHYDRATOR BY MR. COFFEE in the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff
"Sold! Bring it to the theater bar at the Tuesday Market-- Villa Estrella Coffee 6403-0668"
33 minutes ago
mike geiger liked John R. Hampton's discussion Surfs Up @ Las Olas
7 hours ago
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Texas Chili plus Vegan options at the Tuesday Market

El Gato Picante will be at Manzar's table. Just past Piero's Goat Cheese, Dr. Drew, snd and Emily's Honey.We have our Authentic Spicy Texas style All Beef/No Beans Chili. With Chipotle cremosa.Voted Best Chili in Boquete!Also this week,Vegan/Gluten…See More
7 hours ago
Luciana Angel updated their profile
8 hours ago
Lux liked David van Harn's discussion Finally, I found some excellent brewed coffee at the Tuesday market
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Salsa Mexicana at BCP Market

May 5, 2015 from 8am to 12pm
Are you ready for the Cinco de Mayo Celebration?A Cinco de Mayo Celebration can't be a celebration without having a delicious homemade salsa by a real 100% Mexicana who will bring a taste from Mexico to you. If interested in ordering salsa, please…See More
9 hours ago
John P. Ferguson replied to David van Harn's discussion Finally, I found some excellent brewed coffee at the Tuesday market
"All of my coffee comes from them.  Highly recommended and they are fun people too!"
9 hours ago
Lux posted a blog post

French Press Coffee at the Tuesday Market!

Villa Estrella Coffee returns to the Tuesday Morning Market. Find us at the Theater Atrium Bar, serving our single-origin estate harvest Catuai varietal Arabica coffee, as well as our estate harvested organic teas and smoothies! Samples are…See More
9 hours ago
Boquete Equestrian Club & RLT replied to Gordon Bakke's discussion Speaking of Snakes
"Valerie, If you can, get up close and personal with a non venomous that is contained.  Usually once people actually face their fear, (snakes) fascination takes the place of the unknown. I recommend a Boa. They are easy to come by here. Twiggy,…"
10 hours ago
Stumpy DeQueen replied to Tiffany Flores's discussion Want to buy GOLD coins... in the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff
10 hours ago
Lux replied to David van Harn's discussion Finally, I found some excellent brewed coffee at the Tuesday market
"yes!  6403-0668 or through his website (easier for international sales) www.villaestrellacoffee.com. He delivers."
10 hours ago
scott weaver replied to dinah ely's discussion Moving Sale: Bookshelf, Tools, Extension Cords, Entertainment Center, Sofa, Mattress, etc. in the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff
"Is the door mat still available? Jhartzog@live.com"
10 hours ago
Eduardo Horna added 2 discussions to the group Boquete Rentals
10 hours ago
Richard Miller replied to Richard Miller's discussion Best Way to Ship Personal Belongings to Panama from US
"Yes, we have an attorney who is working with us -- thank you"
10 hours ago
Kerry Frank replied to Kerry Frank's discussion Golf Club Regripping in the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff
"Cleveland trouble irons 21 and 31 degree, Footjoy 8 1/2M shoes (new) come check this stuff out and lower your scores today"
10 hours ago
nancy galvez added 2 discussions to the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff
10 hours ago
Jim and Judi Rinker liked Judy Sacco's discussion Aren't We Cute?
10 hours ago
James Fletcher replied to James Fletcher's discussion Need File from Working Windows Vista 32-Bit?
"Thank you! I'll give it a shot. Appreciate this."
10 hours ago
Richard Kongable replied to Richard Miller's discussion Best Way to Ship Personal Belongings to Panama from US
"You probably don't want them doing that :)"
10 hours ago
 
 
 

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