Category: Note from the Editor

Editor’s Note – April 2014

Editor’s Note – April 2014

May 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I would like to dedicate this issue of The Bocas Breeze to a woman I greatly admired, Susan Guberman-Garcia. After great struggle and painful sacrifice, Susan lost her long-time battle with breast cancer last month. She had been a terminal cancer patient since the first time I met her nearly three years ago. I remembered [...]

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Editor’s Note December 2013

Editor’s Note December 2013

December 31, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

For many, the holiday season means Menorahs or mangers, Santa Clause and Christmas trees. But for me, December is a time to reflect on the year that’s past. I cannot help but be thankful for all the joyous occasions over the past year: a beautiful new niece, a permanent home, a new business partner, another [...]

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Editor’s Note – August 2013

Editor’s Note – August 2013

August 22, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The sun will come out tomorrow, right? Well, not necessarily in the month of July. But now that August is finally here, we plan on seeing a lot sunny skies in the Bocas forecast. Hop on a boat, a bike, or even an ATV and enjoy yourself at any one of the fabulous beaches Bocas [...]

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Note from the Editor-July 2013

Note from the Editor-July 2013

August 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

If you don’t drive by a landfill on your daily commute then maybe you don’t think of the situation at hand. Out of sight, out of mind, right? Everyone understands that we have an ongoing garbage problem, so we must take responsibility for the amount of garbage we produce.Our little island has only so much [...]

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Note from the Editor-June 2013

Note from the Editor-June 2013

June 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Normally I like my editor’s note to be positive, even uplifting. But this month, I feel I need to address the article published two months ago about Starfish Beach. As I wrote in the article, I visited Starfish Beach for the first time years ago and it was beautiful, serene, and untouched. Then after beach [...]

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Note from the Editor – May 2013

Note from the Editor – May 2013

May 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

I am proud to announce that The Bocas Breeze is expanding once again! Current issues will be on every shuttle to and from Boquete beginning this month. We will also be taking our distribution further to include Cerra Punta this month. This is good news for our advertisers and our readership. If you have a [...]

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Note from the Editor – March 2013

Note from the Editor – March 2013

March 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

In a recent interview I was asked many questions about the world of Bocas del Toro. This was odd for me considering I’m always on the other side of an interview. One of the very first questions- what my favorite thing about Bocas was. Without a thought I responded- the people. With their generosity, talent, [...]

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