Teachers at KC Girls Prep adapt to online teaching

By Angie Baldelomar Kansas City Girls Prep Academy (KCGPA) has started the school year as many schools in the Kansas City area have done: virtually. For Jostna Dash, sixth-grade humanities teacher, the first three weeks of school have been a “learning curve” for teachers, students and families. Now, everyone feels a little more comfortable with […]

WyCo health experts hold virtual town hall

By Tere Siqueira On Tuesday (Sept. 1), Wyandotte County public health experts held a virtual town hall, examining the right measures to take regarding the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) and its effects on businesses. An epidemiologist and a deputy health officer offered a step-by-step process of what to do if businesses are experiencing a COVID case […]

Mattie Rhodes building affordable house in NEKC

By Angie Baldelomar The Mattie Rhodes Center, through its Northeast Alliance Together (NEAT), is building a new, affordable house — the first in at least two decades — that aims to revitalize the Northeast neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri. In partnership with Kansas State University and the Indian Mound Neighborhood Association, the house will be […]