The Washburn Review

The 80th anniversary of the Fiesta Mexicana is almost here

Brian Cervantez

July 8, 2013

Hey Topeka, there is a fun and exciting event that happens every time around this time of year. It is the Fiesta Mexicana and this year will be a special one because it is the 80th anniversary of the Fiesta. This is a very...

Arab Shriner Circus showcases entertainment for all ages

Farai Harreld, Washburn Review

February 28, 2013

Every year around February, The Kansas Expo Center in Topeka plays host to the Arab Shrine Circus. This year was no exception as the circus was held on February 22,23 and 24. Even with the poor weather conditions, folks came ...

Renee Johnson's police badge donated to the Topeka Police Department commemorates the fallen officers. Johnson wishes that every person in service could have their own badge. 

Artist meddles with metal

February 20, 2013

Manny’s impresses critic

Washburn Review

January 23, 2013

Recently, I have tried the new place out on 17th and Wanamaker called Manny’s. Featur- ing Greek cuisine, pasta and burgers, Manny’s includes a dine-in or a car-hop experience. ThefirsttimeIdinedin and the second time I...

TPAC offers gingerbread workshop

Washburn Review

November 8, 2012

The Topeka Perfoming Center offers fun for the whole family while generating money for a good cause. This upcoming November, TPAC will open its doors for the communtiy to create gingerbread homes. Materials will be provid...