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Who knows about the man who shot a dog in Santa Lucia?

Started by Susan and Pat. Last reply by El Gato 6 minutes ago. 89 Replies

Backlash is getting louder.

Started by Lee Zeltzer. Last reply by Jim Tosch 17 minutes ago. 73 Replies


Started by Shery Norriss. Last reply by Joy 21 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Water News?

Started by Lynn Garrett. Last reply by Don Presley 1 hour ago. 3 Replies

Authentic Greek Gyros in Boquete! It is TRUE!

Started by Carol Hurst. Last reply by Susan and Pat 1 hour ago. 6 Replies

Marriage Certificate

Started by Timmie. Last reply by Timmie 2 hours ago. 2 Replies

Dog License

Started by El Gato. Last reply by Judy Sacco 3 hours ago. 3 Replies

Pet/House Sitting Emergency

Started by Susan Navarro. Last reply by Nancy Bourque 10 hours ago. 11 Replies

Yorkshire puddings for christmas

Started by Gary B. Last reply by Judy Sacco 12 hours ago. 7 Replies

Raquel's Ark - Wild Animal Rescue in Volcan

Started by Deborah Hanley. Last reply by Joanne Lashua 12 hours ago. 6 Replies

Calling All Hikers -- Friday's Hike

Started by Dennis Nutting 14 hours ago. 0 Replies

New Breakfast Menu at Mike's Global Grill

Started by Sovereign Lady. Last reply by David van Harn 14 hours ago. 23 Replies

Filing a Denuncia under the Animal Abuse Law

Started by Dottie Atwater 15 hours ago. 0 Replies

GREAT GIFT - Samsung HT-F5500W Home Theater System $199

Started by Jim McCormack. Last reply by Jim McCormack 16 hours ago. 1 Reply

Ocelot needs a place

Started by Marion Torgany. Last reply by Marion Torgany 18 hours ago. 6 Replies

I Mac Air

Started by Rick Steffens. Last reply by Gary B 21 hours ago. 3 Replies

Copa Flights from David

Started by Nanette Witmer. Last reply by Doug Johnson 21 hours ago. 13 Replies

For fellow coffee growers/ coffee farmers

Started by Olga Barney. Last reply by David van Harn 23 hours ago. 3 Replies

Blog Posts

I need some advise

Posted by Daniel G Holschauer on December 18, 2014 at 3:50pm 0 Comments

Thought this was cute...

Posted by Linda G. Baker on December 18, 2014 at 9:04am 0 Comments

legal translation

Posted by mario jam on December 16, 2014 at 6:53pm 0 Comments

Boquete Guide

Election in Boquete, Dolega and Gualaca this Sunday

I have had a number of people ask why they cannot buy alcohol in Boquete this weekend. From an expat perspective that is the perceived impact of a special election in the Districts of Boquete, Dolega and Gualaca. I have also spoken to many who can vote in this election. Some are not aware of […]

Tuesday Talks: Newcomers and Food in Boquete

We had a lively meeting with forty-one people many of whom are new in Boquete. The purpose of a newcomers meeting is to educate and induce dialogue between people who are new and those who have been here a while. Since just saying we are going to have a dialogue never seems to work, I […]

Gyros for Boquete

I heard whispers at a dinner, then I read about it on Facebook. Mark Jones, the man who provides the best massages at Isla Verde, opened a Gyro stand in Boquete. No longer is a voyage to David necessary for pita wrapped goodness. With a menu that starts with large beef or chicken gyro for $4, […]

Nancy and Craig Burgess, a life reboot is not easy

Those of us who live in Panama should not be surprised to learn about expats who come to Panama in an effort to flee mistakes of the past. Jimmy Buffett sang about the reality in a piece called Banana Republics and I suspect the song applies to many here. // Some people sincerely want an […]


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Latest Activity

El Gato replied to Susan and Pat's discussion Who knows about the man who shot a dog in Santa Lucia?
"Reading these posts one would think he shot the kid and used an assault rifle. Chill out people."
6 minutes ago
Joanne Lashua replied to Susan and Pat's discussion Who knows about the man who shot a dog in Santa Lucia?
"Thank you Patrick.  FINALLY, a voice of reason.  This incident is causing people to turn on each other and it's getting too heated.  Once you've spoken it's hard to take back something said in haste or anger.  We…"
14 minutes ago
Ted and Pam Bonner added a discussion to the group Buy, Sell or Trade Stuff

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14 minutes ago
Jim Tosch replied to Lee Zeltzer's discussion Backlash is getting louder.
"The next victims in this horrible story may be those who have to pay there lawyers in the slander suits. You are not in the US."
17 minutes ago
Joy replied to Shery Norriss's discussion AMEX?
"Rey, Romeros and Baru take AX as well."
21 minutes ago
Lee Zeltzer replied to Lee Zeltzer's discussion Backlash is getting louder.
"I think it would be challenging for a 9 month old dog to have been a problem for years?"
30 minutes ago
Profile IconG. Franklin Prue, joseph, Melanie and 1 more joined Boquete Panama
40 minutes ago
Laura Whitley replied to Laura Whitley's discussion 2 Bedroom/1 1/2 bath for rent in Volcancito -- $700/month in the group Boquete Rentals
"The house is partially furnished: sofa & loveseat, dining table with 4 chairs, one full size bed and one twin bed.  It has a small patio, detached carport and a laundry area with sink (no washer/dryer).  Bedrooms are upstairs with…"
56 minutes ago
Bonnie Williams replied to Shery Norriss's discussion AMEX?
"Pricesmart now takes American Express."
1 hour ago
Shery Norriss posted a discussion


I lost my visa (debit/credit) and have to replace it which could take over 3 weeks which leaves me with only an AMEX until it is replaced Does anyone know if Romaro's, El Ray or Super 99 takes AMEX. I know Price Smart does not.See More
1 hour ago
Don Presley replied to Lynn Garrett's discussion Water News?
"No water in Frances for now two days. Big break in the pipe, according to mayor's report that Keith posted, in the area known as Bajada de Virgencita. I don't know where that is, but appears to be a main water line into all of this area.…"
1 hour ago
Susan and Pat replied to Carol Hurst's discussion Authentic Greek Gyros in Boquete! It is TRUE!
"you should open for breakfast Mark"
1 hour ago
mark perren jones replied to Carol Hurst's discussion Authentic Greek Gyros in Boquete! It is TRUE!
"Thank you so much everyone! Gary and I are doing our best to try to give Boquete the best Gyros we can make using only the best local produce. As Carol said, we hand make every Pita bread daily, we use organic butter lettuce, fresh ripe local…"
1 hour ago
Don Presley replied to Keith Woolford's discussion Mayor reports on the interruption of Water service and other repairs
"Down here in Frances, still no water at almost 7 am. It's now two days. How about other areas above us?  "
1 hour ago
Susan and Pat replied to Susan and Pat's discussion Who knows about the man who shot a dog in Santa Lucia?
"Patrick My original post contains all facts as told to me by person's directly involved in the aftermath of this incident. A man shot a dog in Santa Lucia - TRUE Said man shot the dog through the gates of the home where the dogs lives -…"
1 hour ago
Keith Woolford replied to Susan and Pat's discussion Who knows about the man who shot a dog in Santa Lucia?
"Note the lack of use of the term Gringo. Some of you folks use It far moe than any Panamanians I know."
2 hours ago
Timmie replied to Timmie's discussion Marriage Certificate
"Thanks, Dennis. I was hoping someone had done this recently since I believe some of the requirements have changed.  I have been told you need notarized copies of you US and Panama IDs and a certificate of residency from the Corregidor in…"
2 hours ago
Judy Sacco replied to El Gato's discussion Dog License
"This is already being done by ARF and Amigos de Animales.  The dogs are kept in foster homes, rather than shelters.  Hundreds of roaming dogs have been caught and sterilized over the years."
3 hours ago
Judy Sacco replied to Lee Zeltzer's discussion Backlash is getting louder.
"Rabies vaccination is done here. "
3 hours ago
Katherine Boucher replied to Lee Zeltzer's discussion Backlash is getting louder.
"Just a question for clarification about your post, I was surprised at the statement that the boy had to get a rabies shot.  I had been told that there was no rabies in Panama and that was why you didn't see rabies vaccination clinics as…"
7 hours ago

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