Beginning Monday, March 29 – People Age 16+ Who Live in Wyandotte County Will Be Eligible for Free COVID-19 Vaccinations

Topeka – The Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) announced today that unemployment insurance claimants can once again apply for the Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) program online at GetKansasBenefits.gov.Claimants who would like to file for PEUC should login to their account, select the “Apply for PEUC” option and follow the instructions.The American Rescue Plan Act […]

Voces Consulares

Virtually a year ago, when we were barely learning how to deal with the SARS-COV2 virus, those who were considered essential workers in industries like food processing, agriculture, retail and food preparation, continued to work with dignity and resilience to provide us all with the basic services that we used to take for granted.Among many […]

Jorge Ramos :No más oraciones, por favor

Después de cada nueva masacre en Estados Unidos, hemos aprendido un doloroso ritual de la muerte. Primero aparece la noticia de la matanza en las redes sociales y en la televisión, luego llega una conferencia de prensa de la policía, después escuchamos los testimonios de los testigos y al final vemos a los políticos, que […]

Take precautions after receiving COVID-19 vaccine

Commentary by Chara The availability of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States is growing.Recently, President Biden announced that 90% of the adult U.S. population would be eligible for vaccination and 90% would have a vaccination site within 5 miles of home by April 19. Still, it is important that you take precautions when and […]

Anti-Asian racist incidents still on the rise across the United States

By Roberta PardoAnti-Asian hate incidents keep rising nationwide.On Monday (March 29), an elderly Asian American woman in New York City was brutally beaten by a man who repeatedly kicked her in front of witnesses who seemingly stood by. The New York Police Department (NYPD) said the woman was walking along the street when a man […]