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This week filming of the reality show “The Hero” starts in Panama, which involves the actor and wrestling icon Dwayne Johnson, aka 'The Rock', confirmed a spokesperson of the Panama Film Industry Directorate (DICINE) of the Ministry of Trade and Industries.
The Panama Metro players are celebrating the title they won upon defeating Chiriquí West with a knock-out (12-0) in the fifth game of the youth baseball championship, played last night at Rod Carew Stadium.

On Saturday, February 16, the Devils and Congos Festival was held in Portobelo.

Special guests, media and the general public gathered at this event, which began with the inauguration of the international exhibition titled "Devils of the Americas" on the second floor of the Royal Customs Office of Portobelo, to remain open until March 7.

Catholics in Panama now enter the period of Lent, which is known for 40 days of fasting, prayers and penance, in reflection of what happened during the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Christ.

On Ash Wednesday, the Panamanian congregation begins a new cycle of the liturgical calendar for Lent, where the main gathering place, like every year, is at the Basilica of Atalaya, which houses the statue of the Nazarene.

With the beating of drums from carnival parties still echoing in the air, hundreds of pilgrims have already begun the journey to the church in the small town in the province of Veraguas to purge their sins.