Guidelines on COVID-19 Vaccines and Booster Shots for Children

Directrices sobre las vacunas y vacunas de refuerzo contra el COVID-19 para niños Ahora que comienza el año escolar, es un buen momento para repasar información básica sobre dónde, cuándo y cómo vacunar a los niños contra el COVID-19, o dónde encontrar vacunas de refuerzo para niños y adultos jóvenes que sean elegibles.Los niños de […]

Beer and animals coming together at zoo

Kansas City area adults can enjoy watching bears and sipping beers in one location in about six weeks.From 6:30 to 11 p.m. Oct. 15, the Kansas City Zoo will host Brew at the Zoo. Tickets are $60 per person and $50 for Friends of the Zoo members. Visitors can sample their favorite beers while touring […]

How to have fun on Labor Day

Like elsewhere around the country, the Kansas City area is preparing to celebrate Labor Day, scheduled for Sept. 5 this year.Fortunately, people wanting to celebrate the annual holiday have many options. They include the following:*Relax: You’re not shirking responsibility by taking a break. Rather, you’re taking care of yourself, so you’ll have the stamina to […]

Editorial: Dedicated to teachers

Dedicado a los maestros Las escuelas K-12 en todas partes abrieron el año escolar 2022-2023 necesitando maestros. Están abandonando las aulas de manera desproporcionadamente más rápido de lo que los profesionales se registran para reemplazarlos. Según la Oficina Federal de Estadísticas Laborales, más de 300,000 maestros de escuelas públicas han dejado el aula desde marzo […]

New head consul starts work at Mexican Consulate in KC

By Roberta Pardo The Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City recently welcomed Soileh Padilla Mayer as its new head consul, officials announced in a press release.Padilla Meyer began her duties on Aug. 17.“She is thus integrated at the head of a team of committed and experienced officials to promote the interests of Mexico and provide […]

KCMO mayor tours Westside as bond measure vote approaches

Story By Roberta Pardo and photos by Ed ReyesOn Aug. 26, Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas visited the Westside neighborhood, walking through the possible areas where the city could use $175 million in general obligation bonds — a measure that’ll be on the general election ballot Nov. 8.General Obligation bonds (known as GO bonds) […]

Hendrick Toyota delivers truckload of donations to elementary school

Story by Roberta Pardo and photos by Ed ReyesOn Monday (Aug. 29), Guadalupe Centers Elementary in Kansas City, Missouri, received a donation from Hendrick Toyota and Reyes Media Group (RMG).For weeks, Hendrick Toyota and RGM were collecting donations of school supplies from the community, filling a Tundra truck full of supplies to honor back-to-school season.“We […]