Ariana Grande, Se arrepiente de comprometerse

Ariana Grande se arrepiente de haber aceptado la propuesta de matrimonio de su prometido Pete Davidson. Apenas dos semanas después de que la cantante, de 25 años, defendiera a Pete de los comentarios controvertidos que hizo sobre el ataque terrorista en su concierto en el Reino Unido el año pasado, una amiga dijo que está […]

Taylor Swift, regresa a la gran pantalla

La cantante Taylor Swift ha decidido regresar por todo lo alto a la gran pantalla con su participación en la nueva versión cinematográfica del musical ‘Cats’, en la que compartirá protagonismo con figuras de la talla de Ian McKellen, James Corden y Jennifer Hudson. Según el portal de noticias Variety, la afamada artista y sus […]

Why I vote and why you should too

By Mary Lou Jaramillo I learned the importance and value of voting from my parents. Their lives were not easy. My father, Santiago (Jimmy) Martinez was born in Topeka, Kansas in 1918 and my mother, Guadalupe Alonzo, in Ponca City, Oklahoma in 1920. My grandparents were Mexican immigrants who came to the United States between […]

Price for Trump’s unnecessary parade at $12 million and counting

Commentary by Eulogio JP A large-scale, unnecessary and ego-stroking event being planned by President Trump could cost American taxpayers a lot of money. A few months ago, Trump asked the Pentagon to organize a military parade. His dream for a parade started in 2017 after visiting France, where he attended some Bastille Day celebrations. No […]

Where to find educational resources for your child

Commentary by Katherine Diaz As a new school year begins, parents should be aware of community resources that can provide additional assistance to expand their children’s learning and interests. Outside resources can help struggling children better understand concepts and build their interest in learning. And finding them isn’t as difficult as it might seem to […]

Selena, peligra su serie biográfica

El gusto le duró poco a los fans de Selena pues aunque Netflix había confirmado que iniciarían con los preparativos para realizar una serie biográfica de la cantante, al parecer el proyecto ha sido congelado… ¡por culpa de sus padres! Una fuente cercana a la producción de este programa reveló en exclusiva para el Lavadero […]

Wonderful World: Discover Washington D.C.

By Tom Sawyer Welcome tourists! In this edition we will talk about the capital of the country, the city where President Donald Trump resides and which is also the headquarters of the Department of Defense of the United States, we are talking about Washington D.C. Officially called the Washington District of Columbia, the city was […]

George Michael, Preparan su película

Ryan Gosling, Mel Gibson, Michael Douglas y varias estrellas están en conversaciones para retratar a George Michael en una película biográfica sobre el fallecido cantante. Uno de las publicaciones de esta semana afirma que productores de Hollywood quieren múltiples actores para representar al músico en la misma película. De acuerdo con el semanario The National […]

Editorial: EditEvery vote & every voter counts

Kansas’s Aug. 7 primary election will decide who appears on the November ballot for governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general, state treasurer, commissioner of insurance, a state senator, all 125 state representatives, five state board of education members, all four U.S. representatives from Kansas and various judges. The deadline for registering to vote […]

ACLU of Kansas launches Election Protection initiative

Angie Baldelomar The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Kansas recently announced the launch of Election Protection, a non-partisan, statewide effort aimed at safeguarding the voting process. The organization is partnering with Kansas City area law firm Stinson Leonard Street LLC to lead an effort to provide voters with hotlines to report voting irregularities, and […]