Sep 16, 2013
SouthCoast students learn lessons in Panamanian village
Contributed photo Members of the AFS-USAis Massachusetts Bay Area Team, which included Annie Henshaw, 15, of Mattapoisett and Kimberly Doe, 17, of Dartmouth, are pictured with members of the indigenous Embera Tribe whom they met during their visit this summer to Panama..
Inside Costa Rica
Panama Highlights Effectiveness of Cuban Literacy Method
Panama Highlights Effectiveness of Cuban Literacy Method A graduation ceremony of 553 women from various districts of the province of Chiriqui is highlighting the Cuban literacy method "Yes, I Can," with which 60,000 Panamanians have learned how to read and write.
Panama's Western Highlands
Traveling west on Panama's Interamericana Highway, past the Azuero Peninsula and heading toward Costa Rica, you'll pass through the town of Santiago.
Former county contractor murdered in Panama
Former Nevada County custom homebuilder Paul Nunes has been slain in Panama, according to his children and news reports.