Reproductive rights rally held in KC following Roe v. Wade leak

By Tere Siqueira The May 2 leak of a U.S. Supreme Court draft of a decision to overturn Roe v. Wade sent shockwaves nationwide, as multiple media outlets reported.In response to the leak, rallies supporting reproductive rights were held across the country. Media outlets reported one such rally Sunday afternoon (May 8) in Mill Creek […]

Deportes y más deportes…05.12.22

Andy Reid contento con el ‘Rookie minicamp’Los Kansas City Chiefs realizaron un minicamp de tres días con 74 jugadores de primer año en el complejo deportivo de la Universidad de Kansas.Andy Reid dijo sentirse satisfecho con lo que vio en el campo y que el minicamp fue muy fructífero especialmente para los que regresarán con […]

Keeping Wyandotte County Healthy – UGPHD Offers Services for Everyone!

Springtime is here and summer is just around the corner – now is a great time to take advantage of the many health services offered by the Unified Government Public Health Department (UGPHD), so that everybody in the family is ready for a summer full of fun and healthy activities! The UGPHD is located at […]

Voces Consulares: Healthy mind in healthy body

Mente sana en cuerpo sano Del 2 al 8 de mayo realizamos la primera semana binacional de activación deportiva, promovida por el Instituto de los Mexicanos en el Exterior, donde todos los Consulados llevamos a cabo eventos para promover la importancia de la actividad física. En Kansas City, participamos en una clase de yoga con […]

Editorial: National Mental Health Awareness Month

Suicides outnumbered homicides 2 ½:1 in 2019, reported the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It was the tenth leading cause of death overall and second leading cause among 10-to-24-year-olds.Clearly, more education and outreach are needed — a current focal point. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. Special events nationwide are raising awareness about […]

How to plan a memorable summer

¿Cómo planificar un verano memorable? El clima más cálido significa que se acerca el verano, lo que le permite planificar momentos divertidos con sus seres queridos.Los siguientes consejos pueden ayudarlo a preparar un verano divertido para todos en la familia:*Cree una lista de deseos para el verano: Una lista de deseos para el verano debe […]

Xochilt Munoz treasures motherhood 

Munoz treasures motherhood By CharaXochitl Guadalupe Munoz (Muñoz in Spanish) was among the millions of women who were honored on Mother’s Day Sunday (May 8).A native of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Munoz lives in Shawnee, Kansas, where she has raised her daughter Abigail. Although her daughter is 16 and does everything for herself, Munoz still makes sure […]

Mendez honored with Othli Award

Rose Marie Mendez’s dedication of her life to telling the stories of the diverse regions in Mexico through costumes and choreography has drawn attention from the Mexican government.On May 5, the Mexican Consulate in Kansas City, Missouri, recognized Mendez’s dedication by presenting her with an Ohtli Award at Donnelly College in Kansas City, Kansas. Named […]