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.

El Carnaval de la City Descubrimiento   el martes, en  su último día de festejos recibió  a casi 500,000 personas en la Cinta Costera.

El espacio   utilizado  para los cinco días del carnaval, frente al mar y bajo gigantescos edificios, en   la noche del martes,  reunió  multitudes que se distribuyeron  en la ruta del desfile, en la tarima  principal  que vibró  y  cantó con  artistas nacionales y con  los  internacionales Wisin y Yandell,  y con  miles de bailadores en la tarima del recuerdo .