El Centro Academy receives $25,000 grant from Royals Charities

On Dec. 11, Royals Charities presented a $25,000 grant to El Centro Academy for Children. The award was presented at the KC Academy for Children in Kansas City, Kan., by Maria Dispenza, director of Royals Charities. Those who attended included former Royals John Mayberry, Willie Aikens and Jamie Quirk. El Centro Academy for Children is […]

U.S.-Mexico agreement on water to take effect in 2018

By Tere Siqueira An agreement between the United States and Mexico will soon take effect. On Sept. 24, the International Boundary and Water Commission, the United States and Mexico signed Minute 323, an amendment to the 1944 Treaty for the Utilization of Water that covers bodies of water such as the Colorado River, the Rio […]

More Americans celebrating Christmas without religion, study suggests

A new Pew Research Center study suggests that although 90 percent of Americans celebrate Christmas, the elements of American Christmas celebrations are changing. According to The New York Times, the study was based on a survey conducted with 1,503 adults. It found that Americans still celebrate Christmas, but are more likely to do so in […]

En la escuela de Jesús 12.21.17

Mi querida y amada comunidad de Kansas FELIZ NAVIDAD, les deseo de todo corazón que la EXPERIENCIA de tener al EMMANUEL al DIOS CON NOSOTROS, REINE la ALEGRÍA en nuestras vidas, familias y comunidad, he querido compartirles este mensaje del papa Francisco, independientemente que algunos ya lo tengan, no sobra, para que no se nos […]

How to protect yourself during cold and flu season

Commentary by Tere Siqueira It’s cold and flu season again. If you’re wanting to protect yourself when colds and the flu are the most prevalent (typically between December and March), here are some tips to try this winter: *Take vitamins: Cod liver oil is a natural source of vitamin D and can counteract the weather […]

Mexímetro 12.21.17

12/14/17 El cuerpo de un hombre fue abandonado sin vida en la Colonia 3 de mayo de Chihuahua. El hallazgo fue hecho por varias personas que transitaban por el lugar y que encontraron el cuerpo sin vida de este hombre. Al llegar al lugar, las autoridades descubrieron que esta persona tenía un alambre amarrado en […]

Luis Fonsi, impone nuevo récord en Vevo

Parece ser que Luis Fonsi está dispuesto a convertirse en el cantante latino todos los tiempos y colarse en las listas de popularidad también del 2018, ya que a menos de un mes de haber estrenado el video musical de ‘Échame la culpa’ este… ¡ya supera los 255 millones de views en VEVO! El clip […]

ICE kept immigrants in slavery-type conditions, Newsweek reports

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) personnel kept more than 90 Somali immigrants in slavery-type conditions for more than a day, according to a recent report from Newsweek. The news organization reported that a plane taking Somali immigrants from the United States back to their home country left from Louisiana and stopped in Senegal before […]

Droege working to educate, unite diverse Midtown community through CWCKC

Citizens of the World Charter Schools Kansas City (CWCKC) has a mission: to provide high-quality, joyful and diverse educational opportunities for students in Kansas City, particularly those in Kansas City, Mo.’s Midtown area. Leading the free charter school in pursuing that mission is Kristin L. Droege, CWCKC’s founding executive director. Recently, Droege talked with Dos […]

Lady Gaga, Anuncia espectáculo en Las Vegas

La estrella del pop Lady Gaga tendrá un espectáculo permanente en Las Vegas, Nevada, durante dos años a partir de diciembre de 2018 en el Park Theater, ubicado en MGM, el antiguo hotel y casino Monte Carlo. Por medio de un comunicado de prensa, la cantante anunció el acuerdo para una serie de conciertos. “Es […]