I have great news to share with you! I have joined new Ning Management Team, as its Membership / Events Director. I spent the past few weeks exploring all the ideas with Bob Hunter and happy to report I look forward to join him & the team. As many of you know, I have been a resident of Boquete for a few years and very active in many community matters. It also helps that I have a heritage background in Panama as part of the latin culture and also raised in the United States. I understand the differences and dynamic's of the expat community and hope my experiences I share can help the Ning community. Although I am traveling for a few months, from afar, I am still very involved with all the happenings of our town. I do plan on returning over the next few months, with frequent travels in between for my new business opporuntities.
It is exciting to see the direction the new Ning management is taking and in turn, the tremendous opportunities this new direction will present to the community. Far from personal attacks and bickering, (but still enjoying stimulating differences). Ning will focus on spotlighting the good, the innovative, and the unique. Enhancing the beauty of our town and all the good it has to offer; Its people, businesses, places, nature and much more. Ning will strive to be all its members hope it to be and Ning will work hard with our members to make Boquete a continued great place to live.
A new service we will soon be offering to our members is a “Hard-to-Get” products in Panama service; We will be opening a portal service where these liked by all, but hard-to-find, items are readily available by request, at affordable prices. ( you request, and we will have a team in place to purchase in the U.S. and deliver right to you in Boquete at a small add on fee.
Ning hopes to be a community portal where all residents, visitors and will-be residents can discuss issues and resolve any problems that the community may face, in an amicable tone. There will be community events of interest to all: Select fairs, festivals, clubs and so much more we look to hosts. Please be patient and offer your ideas to me.
With the input from all you, I hope to make Ning a better “go to”source for all. I look forward to hearing from all of you and thank you in advance for your support in this new venture. With ideas from you and hard work from me, this will be a success!
Friday November 27th we'll leave at 8:00 AM from across from CEFATI, drive to and hike the La Estancia loop. This is a 2 hour hike on gravel roads with some steep long hills, level 7 for distance and difficulty. Bring water.El Viernes el 27 de…See More
Does anyone know what time the parade starts on Saturday. One person told me noon hour but I was sure it's started early in the morning in years to pass. I have no idea where to get this info. Tried to google but that didn't get me anywhere.See More
"Some friends did this back in 2011. They used a company was called: Panama Soluciones Logisticas Intl. http://www.panamasolucioneslogisticas.com/
They paid $2,150 for 2 cycles from Panama to Bogota. At that time they…"
just saw your inquiry late tonight. I can give you directions to a store in David. He has the proper tools and can get it opened properly. Actually I'll give you 2 possibilities. I'll have to look them up…"
"Peter, I've been getting my watch batteries replaced for years at the jewelry store next to the social security clinic. However, I've had to go to David for my husbands watch. Don't remember the name of the store."
"I am going to try one more shot at this ludicrous discussion.
#1 This has nothing to do with my political affiliation.
#2 I had no real idea about what an extremist was - right/left wing was until I moved here - dang shame on me. Yeah heard about…"
"Thank you Keith - as usual. We had a wonderful night here as a group of diverse people (sorry no invite this time) but in the future for sure. We celebrated good ole US Thansgiving - as the "host", I am not llena but tired!
What a great…"
"Good question. Have a watch that just don't want anyone to open up. So instead, I bought $15 watch until I can take the other to a reputable dealer. But then I am thinking, why do I even need the other watch? Not looking to impress anyone"
"LOL - it's late but I believe my original response was deleted.. And I have no problem with that because I am sure, that I must have been attacked by someone out there.
Thank you OLga for stepping up to the plate and you are IMHO, changing for…"
"It seems that "hatred" or "attack" is defined as anything that questions religious and political views of a specific group here.
If there were any objective/fair moderating under the new management, this thread would be long…"
"I will second that Cloudless. Too bad we can't take it to a vote. Makes me count my blessings. I too could be a bigoted, hate-filled fear monger.
I can't believe this forum is actually on Ning. Maybe it's a bad dream and I will wake…"
"Genia,I just looked up the recent history of Syria. It made me dizzy. If I were Syrian for the last sixty years I would be completely crazy , outraged or suicidal. It is interesting and tragic reading."
"Genia, it's hard to argue with your proposition when there are only 150,000 Syrians in the US. The odds of getting attacked by a Syrian are pretty low. Not sure I understand your point. Are you trying to say that Syrians are non-violent."
There are many Boquete Ning forum posts from individuals looking to purchase a shipping container(s) in the Boquete area. These containers are hard to come by especially in any kind of decent shape.Below is a picture of a 40 Foot High Cube shipping…See More
"Could it be that the airlines use the low airfares to lure in customers and then hit them with the fees? Capitalism sometimes works in sometimes mysterious, unethical, and even criminal ways. You could spend a day reading about Goldman Sachs."
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In Need Of Help in Boquete? A ride to a doctor? Need groceries delivered while ill? Need Spanish translation for a medical visit? Visit from a friend? Whatever the need, we are there to help. The Stephen Ministers at San Juan Bautista Church.