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CarMax hiring for new center opening in Olathe

CarMax seeking to fill 100 Spanish bilingual positions CarMax announced the creation of approximately 300 jobs for its new Customer Experience Center opening July 2019 in Olathe, Kansas. CarMax is now hiring Customer Experience consultants, assistants and managers to work at the location. The opening of the Customer Experience Center in Olathe builds on CarMax’s more than 15-year history in …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

06/13/19 Una persona lucha por su vida después de haber resultado lesionado en un tiroteo en la calle 28 y Oakley. Autoridades no han informado qué fue lo que sucedió pero ya se ha iniciado una investigación para dar con el paradero de los culpables. 06/13/19 Un motociclista sufrió de lesiones graves después de estar involucrado en un choque en …

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Hundreds of USDA jobs headed to Kansas City

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced plans June 13 to relocate two research agencies to the Kansas City area. Kansas City became the new headquarters for the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture, two of the USDA’s principal research agencies, thanks to a two-state proposal from Kansas and Missouri. “I’m thrilled that USDA has selected …

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Dos Mundos continues serving KC area in digital era

By Roberta Pardo It all started 38 years ago. Clara Reyes had the vision to create a newspaper with one goal: To share Hispanic culture in two languages. Now, almost four decades later, Dos Mundos has become the largest, most widely read Hispanic newspaper in the Kansas City area. Reyes, Dos Mundos president and editor, attributes the paper’s success in …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

By Chara 06/06/19 Un menor de 13 años se recupera en un hospital del área después de que una bala lo alcanzara y lo dejara herido mientras andaba en bicicleta. De acuerdo con versiones de los testigos, el niño iba por la calle 61 y Nogard cuando un auto que iba pasando abrió fuego por la calle. El menor se …

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Dos Mundos is celebrating 38 years of serving the community

By Roberta Pardo In June 1981, Clara Reyes started the newspaper in the basement of her and husband Manuel Reyes’ house. She was working in real estate – and in her interactions with the Hispanic community, she noticed the lack of information about services in Spanish in the Kansas City area. She thought a newspaper was needed to make information …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

05/23/19 Una persona resultó herida en un tiroteo que ocurrió en la calle 67 y The Paseo. Al día de hoy autoridades no han revelado las causas del incidente, pero ya se investigan los hechos. 05/23/19 Una persona murió y otra persona está grave en un hospital del área después de que se reportara un tiroteo en el área del …

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Tornado rips through Kansas City suburbs

By Roberta Pardo A tornado ripped through northeastern Kansas Tuesday evening (May 28), leaving behind at least 12 people injured in Douglas County, several homes damaged and more than 13,000 homes without power. The tornado touched down south of Lawrence. The police reported large trees were down, along with power lines and debris along roads on the southeastern edge of …

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WWI museum hosting multiple Memorial Day weekend events

By Roberta Pardo Memorial Day is around the corner. In connection with the holiday, the World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri, has an array of activities planned throughout the weekend. Starting Friday (May 24), the museum will offer free admission for veterans and active duty military personnel, and half-price general admission for the public all throughout …

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Termómetro KC – Noticias Locales

By Chara 05/16/19 Autoridades de Kansas City, Mo., han identificado a un hombre que fue encontrado sin vida después de que se diera un incendio en el área de Northland. Inicialmente, la policía llegó pues se había reportado un tiroteo, sin embargo, al llegar al lugar se percataron de las llamas. Un hombre fue puesto a disposición de las autoridades …

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