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  1. Nine days in paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Richland Star

    NRHEG student Samantha Pettey in front of one of many waterfalls to be found in Costa Rica. Memories of a lifetime were made for NRHEG students who traveled to Costa Rica.

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  2. On Native GroundTHE West Explosion: a Disaster that Didn't have to HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2013 | American Reporter

    Wouldn't you like to know how to view the historic and dramatic expansion of the Panama Canal? Or the scuba adventures in Portobelo's crystal clear waters? Perhaps you don't know about the spanking new skyline, nightlife, and world class restaurants of Panama City? Don't worry, you were not bothered with knowledge of any of these things at the renowned and gigantic Washington, D.C., Travel and Adventure Show this weekend, because the brains behind Panama's government tourist ministry and individual tour operators did not see the need to exhibit at the show. A professional, slick, informative,entertaining, and gastronomical array of tourism and food exhibitors from Aruba to the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve were there.

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  3. "What do the vehicles look like?"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Labradorian

    Jim Hildebrand photo Not many of these buses are left as vans are replacing them for public transportation, however, you can get an idea of how some Panamanians like to decorate their vehicles. Twillingate area correspondent Jim Hildebrand is home now and cluing up questions from Grade 9 students at J.M. Olds Collegiate about his time spent in Panama.

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  4. Flynn's hosts 5th dealer trip in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Tire Business

    Flynn's Tire Wholesale hosted its fifth annual Gold Standard Travel Incentive Program trip April 13-April 17 in Panama City. Flynn hosted 50 dealer couples, several key suppliers and the award winning Flynn's Wholesale team members on the trip - totaling 122 participants - at the Westin Playa Bonita hotel.

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  5. Flynn's sends 50 dealers to PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Modern Tire Dealer

    Flynn's Tire Wholesale hosted 50 dealer couples and the wholesale team on a trip to Panama. From left to right, Scott and Julie Miller, Flynn's Tire Wholesale; Rick Hays and Karen Kuhn, Hays Service Center; Chris and Birgitta Barmore, Barmore Sellstrom Inc., and Rick and Lydia Cianci, Cianci Tire.

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  6. Nadir of the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Foreign Affairs

    Cuba's President Raul Castro pretends not to hear questions from journalists as he and U.S. President Barack Obama meet in Panama City, April 11, 2015. In Havana, surrealism is not so much a school of art as a feature of daily life.

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  7. Panama Relocation Tours Celebrates 5th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Release News

    Panama Relocation Tours celebrate their 5th anniversary with an updated tour schedule. This goes along side news that Panama is emerging as a growing retirement destination, meaning demand is at an all time high.

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  8. Claro eliminates roaming, international calling charges across Central AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Inside Costa Rica

    April 21st, 2015 Mobile carrier Claro has announced that effective immediately, its postpaid customers in Costa Rica and throughout the region will no longer be charged international rates when calling any country in Central America or Panama, and travelers will no longer be charged roaming fees when visiting any country in the region. Claro customers will be charged the same per-minute rate to call any phone in Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama as they pay to call locally in their own country.

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  9. Press Release: Senior Delegation from India to Attend PDE Grand OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Diamonds.net

    Press Release: A high level delegation of government and industry officials from India, led by Shri Siddharth, the director general of the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has confirmed its participation in the grand opening of the World Jewelry Hub in Panama City, taking place April 27 to 30. Among the members of the visiting delegation will be Vipul Shah, the chairman of the Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council along with its vice chairman, Panjak Parekh and the organization's executive director, Sabyasachi Ray, in addition to senior members of management and leading company representatives.

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  10. Esther Cepeda: What happens in Latin America should be reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Here's a shocking news story you probably haven't heard about: American soldiers and contractors based in Colombia are alleged to have sexually assaulted dozens of young girls between 2003 and 2007, with some of the attacks being taped and sold as pornography. These accusations were included in an 800-page report released in February by the Colombian government and the rebel group FARC, detailing their 50-year-long conflict, which they are negotiating to end.

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  11. U.S. ports prepare for Panama Canal expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Giant backhoes claw into the ground, as helmeted workers position rebar atop of concrete pillars 100 feet tall. Cranes, trucks and teams of workers toil through a construction site here large enough to fit three Empire State Buildings, laying end to end.

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  12. Luis Ferreira, a spokesman with the Panama Canal Authority,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Daily World

    Giant backhoes claw into the ground, as helmeted workers position rebar atop of concrete pillars 100 feet tall. Cranes, trucks and teams of workers toil through a vast construction site here U.S. ports prepare for Panama Canal expansion PANAMA CITY - Giant backhoes claw into the ground, as helmeted workers position rebar atop of concrete pillars 100 feet tall.

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  13. Ceramic objects yield ancient narratives of Central America's first peoplesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Art Daily

    The National Museum of the American Indian 's George Gustav Heye Center in New York and the Smithsonian Latino Center present 'Ceramica de los Ancestros: Central America's Past Revealed,' a major bilingual exhibition making its New York debut after a first run in Washington, D.C. The exhibition opened Saturday, April 18, and runs through January 2017, in the museum's West Gallery. 'Ceramica de los Ancestros' provides intimate access to select pieces from one of the world's largest and rarely seen collections of nearly 12,000 ancient ceramic objects from the Americas.

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  14. Cepeda: Media should be covering Latin America, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Denver Post

    President Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuba's President Raul Castro on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City on April 11. Here's a shocking news story you probably haven't heard about: American soldiers and contractors based in Colombia are alleged to have sexually assaulted dozens of young girls between 2003 and 2007, with some of the attacks being taped and sold as pornography. These accusations were included in an 800-page report released in February by the Colombian government and the rebel group FARC, detailing their 50-year-long conflict, which they are negotiating to end.

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  15. On Native GroundTHE House of Cards Starts to WobbleRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- When I first came to southern Vermont, in 1987, I had been on the road in South and Central America - literally on the road - for 14 years.

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  16. Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    PANAMA: A recent rendezvous in Boquete, Panama reunited friends, from left, Bob and Mary Dixon, of San Jose, and Guy and Tracy Kuyat. The Kuyats moved to Panama from Morgan Hill last year after they retired.

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  17. 2015 Top Emerging Incentive Destinations: An Insider's LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Meetings Net

    "Panama is absolutely an up-and-coming destination for incentive programs, having put in a lot of money into its infrastructure to grow its tourism product, and with many new hotels coming online in recent years. For the most part planners will look to Panama City, but there are some options in the immediate surroundings of the city such as in Playa Bonita and the Gamboa rainforest or further out in the Pearl Islands.

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  18. On Native GroundTHE West Explosion: a Disaster that Didn't have to HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2013 | American Reporter

    Wouldn't you like to know how to view the historic and dramatic expansion of the Panama Canal? Or the scuba adventures in Portobelo's crystal clear waters? Perhaps you don't know about the spanking new skyline, nightlife, and world class restaurants of Panama City? Don't worry, you were not bothered with knowledge of any of these things at the renowned and gigantic Washington, D.C., Travel and Adventure Show this weekend, because the brains behind Panama's government tourist ministry and individual tour operators did not see the need to exhibit at the show. A professional, slick, informative,entertaining, and gastronomical array of tourism and food exhibitors from Aruba to the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve were there.

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  19. In Photos: The President's Trip to Jamaica and PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The White House

    President Obama headed to Kingston, Jamaica for a town hall with the Young Leaders of the Americas. He went on to Panama City for the seventh Summit of the Americas.

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  20. Remarks by President Obama at the First Plenary Session of the Summit of the AmericasRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | The White House

    PRESIDENT OBAMA: Let me begin by thanking President Varela and the Panamanian government for their leadership in hosting this 7th Summit of the Americas. Mr. President, to you and the people of Panama City and all the people of Panama -- thank you for your extraordinary hospitality and your outstanding arrangements.

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