Pests Might be Hiding on Your Christmas Tree

By Family Features There could be more than just presents hiding beneath your Christmas tree this year. After all, “’tis the season for wintertime pest infestations.” This holiday season, be on the lookout for aphids, which are ant-sized insects that can spread more than 150 different plant viruses. Although harmless to humans, these pests can […]

Deportes y más deportes….11.16.17

Neymar podría llegar al Real Madrid Varios medios de comunicación en Europa han informado que el jugador brasileño Neymar Jr., podría llegar al Real Madrid. Según dichos medios, el conjunto presidido por Florentino Pérez, estaría dispuesto a ofrecer una fuerte cantidad de dinero al PSG por el jugador. El Real Madrid no ha confirmado los […]

Democratic victories reflect party’s diversity

The Nov. 7 election results reflect the diversity within the Democratic Party. Election Day marked some historic state and local victories for the Democrats. Some of the diverse types of Democrats who won included the following: *Michelle De La Isla: The Topeka, Kan., mayor-elect went through several hardships before pursuing her political career. Born in […]

5 Ways to Save Money While Shopping

By Family Features There’s shopping for pleasure, then there’s shopping for purpose. The latter is never quite as fun, but taking a practical approach to buying household necessities can help save money so there’s more to spend on the shopping you enjoy most. Tackle your household shopping with these cost-conscious tips from the experts at […]

Maru Dueña fallece

La actriz Maru Dueñas perdió la vida en un accidente automovilístico. La muerte de la actriz se produjo el sábado en la madrugada cuando viajaba en compañía del productor de Televisa Claudio Reyes en la carretera que de la capital mexicana conduce a Cuernavaca. Reyes también perdió la vida en el hecho. Actualmente Maru estaba […]

Susana Zabaleta como la sal

La actriz y cantante presentó su nuevo disco con diferentes ritmos que invitan a bailar. “Como la sal” es el titulo de este disco que contiene 13 temas inéditos sobre el nombre explica: “este dicho de ‘eres la sal de la vida’ yo creo que muy pocas veces encuentras a alguien que se lo puedes […]

Make planning for the holidays a family affair

Commentary by Katherine Diaz It’s that time of year to decide where and how to spend your precious holiday moments. For some individuals, the holiday season is an exciting time, a time spent visiting with loved ones. For others, it’s a dreaded time, a time for having to choose between families when making holiday plans. […]

Ramos using law career to help area’s immigrant community

When Denise Ramos came to the Kansas City area to start her law career, she felt that she should practice immigration law for a simple reason: She was an immigrant. A native of Chihuahua, Mexico, Ramos has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua, a criminal justice degree from the University […]

Thanatology being used to help cope with grief

By Chara There are many coping strategies people use when a loved one dies. One strategy some people are using is thanatology. Thanatology is the study of death and the means human beings use to cope with death. Those who’ve contributed to the field of thanatology have included psychiatrist Elisabeth Kubler-Ross (1926-2004), who broke down […]

Editorial :Sexual predation in the workplace

Rosanna Arquette. Jessica Barth. Juanita Broaddrick. Hilarie Burton. Andrea Constand. Leigh Corfman. Kate Davenport. Alice Glass. Tamara Green. Anita Hill. Juliet Huddy. Angelina Jolie. Monica Lewinski. Bernadette Lopez. Gwyneth Paltrow. Aly Raisman. Anthony Rapp. Alicia Sample. Audrey Wauchope. Faith Winter. Julia Wolov. These women survived sexual aggression by rich or powerful men or men in […]