COVID-19 mortgage scammers

Commentary by Chara The COVID-19 pandemic has brought out the best in many people. Unfortunately, it also has brought out the worst in some people. One type of bad behavior is scamming. Yes, there are people who want to take advantage of the pandemic by tricking people, generally through emails and/or phone calls. Some of […]

Mexican health professionals lacking in protective equipment during pandemic

• Sandra Duran                                              • Barbara Ortiz By Tere Siqueira The Mexican health care system was unprepared for the magnitude of the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, many health care professionals have reported that government resources have not been enough to make them feel properly protected. Doctors Sandra Duran and Barbara Ortiz are among them. Recently, […]

Hernandez helping connect KCMO Mayor’s Office with Latino community

By Angie Baldelomar The office of Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas has increased its efforts to reach the Latino community in Kansas City — particularly during this pandemic. Aly Hernandez, external relations manager for the office, has been a key member in making this effort happen. Hernandez is in charge of handling local press […]