KC University students visit Don Bosco Senior Center

Estudiantes de la Universidad de KC visitan Don Bosco Senior Center Una tradición que se ha celebrado durante los últimos 25 años continuó el mes pasado: los estudiantes de medicina de la Universidad de Kansas City visitaron el Don Bosco Senior Center en Kansas City, Missouri.Estudiantes de la escuela privada visitaron el centro dos veces. […]

Area teen artist debuts in showcases

Un artista prometedor ya está causando sensación en el área de Kansas City.A los 12 años, Jahziel Carmona ha comenzado a exhibir su arte por la ciudad. El 15 de julio, mostró sus dibujos en el Third Friday Art Walk en el centro de Kansas City, Kansas.El joven, que empezó dibujando en papel, se especializa […]

HCC recognizes area Latinas

HCC reconoce a latinas del área El 14 de julio, la Cámara de Comercio Hispana del Gran Kansas City reconoció a varias mujeres del área organizando la ceremonia de Premios Nuestra Latina en el Union Station en Kansas City, Missouri.Las mujeres fueron reconocidas en categorías que incluían STEM, educación, oficios especializados, negocios/emprendimiento y logros de […]

Westport shooting leaves one dead, five injured

Story by Roberta Pardo / Photo by Jake Weller One person was killed and five others were injured during a shooting around 11 p.m. Sunday (July 10) outside a bar in Kansas City, Missouri’s Westport neighborhood.The shooting happened following a disturbance inside Westport Ale House, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Three off-duty Kansas […]

Tour offers taste of KCK food scene

By Tere Siqueira An Aug. 13 tour is offering area residents an opportunity to enjoy the food scene of Kansas City, Kansas’ Central Avenue.Organized by the Central Area Betterment Association (CABA) and initiated in partnership with La Placita, Market at the Park, the Flavors of Central Tour is a self-guided trip that offers “a meticulously curated […]

KC area offers slate of Independence Day-related events

By Tere SiqueiraLike elsewhere around the country, the Kansas City area is gearing up to celebrate Independence Day (July 4).Area residents wanting to celebrate the annual holiday have many options. They include the following:*KC RiverFest: The festival will offer live music, activities and food and conclude with a fireworks show. The picnic starts at 3 […]

Happy anniversary, Dos Mundos!

Compilation by Chara For Dos Mundos’ 41st anniversary, we present the following fond memories from some of our staff:“We used to print pictures of weddings and ‘quinceaneras’ (quinceañeras in Spanish 15th birthday celebration for a girl). We distributed the paper in different grocery stores and people were at the stores, ready to pick up copies […]

DACA recipient shares her story of success

Story by Tere Siqueira and photos by Tania Sosa Photography LUX by Mitzy offers platform for area vendors Kansas City area resident Mitzy Romero turned a job loss into a career opportunity.In 2019, Romero got fired from her job when her Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) permit expired and the renewal did not arrive […]

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 […]

NASCAR, Daniel Suarez returning to KCK

Story by Chara and photos by NASCAR – Getty Images.Mexican professional racecar driver Daniel Suarez has high expectations for his return to Kansas City, Kansas.On May 15, Suarez will race in the AdventHealth 400 at Kansas Speedway. The 400-mile, 267-lap race is part of the NASCAR Cup Series.“I always enjoy Kansas City,” he said. “I […]