Community Connection

Tony Lamant was live from Black Expo today! It is free to get in, and we enjoyed starting the fun with you all at expo for friday!  

A great Community Connection on AM1310 the Light. Don’t Sleep is a grass roots movement that you should check out! Their mission states, “By embracing our unified struggle for equity, we seek to put an end to incidents of social injustice and political indifference that affect us as citizens by: Deconstructing Oppression Now Through Solidarity […]

A great show yesterday with many guests! Below is the information for the Mt. Carmel Food Co-op Group. http://mcfcg.weebly.com/ Mt. Carmel Food Co-op Group is vesting in a new and affordable way to obtain fresh vegetables and fruit on the far east side of Indianapolis. Mission Statement Mount Carmel Food Co-op group believes that quality, affordable […]

Today was a packed Tuesday on Community Connection! We spoke to the 21st Century Scholars and Indiana University together as they spoke about their presence at Indiana Black Expo and their Scholar Days. Be sure to check out both their websites, listed below http://scholars.in.gov/ http://indiana.wgu.edu/?refer_id=50323&ch=PDSRCH&s_keyword=indiana%20university&s_matchtype=e&s_targetid=kwd-20342421&s_adposition=1t1&s_loc_physical_ms=9016137   We then spoke to a concerned parent for the […]

We started the show today hearing from you! The first hour was open lines in which we spoke about what was on your mind, Donald Trump, Show ideas and things you would like to see, and many more. For the second hour Rev. John Gurton Jr.joined us live to speak about Unite For Change ! […]

We started our Community Friday on Community Connection by speaking about the INShape Indiana Black & Minority Health Fair. This health fair works towards raising public awareness of the health issues that disproportionately affect minorities. This event is FREE and will provide you with $2000+ of health screenings! Thursday, July 13  Opening Ceremony 3:00PM-4:00PM Hours […]

A great conversation as we spoke to Tami Silverman, President & CEO of the Indiana Youth Institute for the 1st hour. She went over 3 new bills which start as of July 1st this past week. 1391 – social worker licenses 1079 – school employment and teacher licenger 1430 – suicide awareness and prevention The […]

A great show today as we were joined by Nathaniel A. Turner. This great father, author, speaker, educator, and Co-Founder of the Raising Supaman Project had his own perspective on education in the U.S. Check out the website at http://www.raisingsupaman.com/

Today was a packed Community Friday with Tony Lamant! We spoke to the Indiana Health Department in regards to Indiana Black Expo. We spoke to IMPD in regards to the shooting of 45 year old Aaron Bailey yesterday morning. We also spoke to Pastor Joy Thortnon. Lastly we spoke to IPS Media Relations Coordinator Carrie […]

Today on community Connection we spoke to Rev. Ajabu about this months townhall meeting. We also spoke to Crime Beat Reporter Steve Jefferson from WTHR about a dead body found this morning at 1:39am. Lastly we spoke to Indiana Minority Health Coalition’s Tony Gillespie and Vanessa Summers. We discussed IMHC’s diabetes prevention program Change Your Lifestyle, […]

Join us today as we speak to David Rosenberg, the Operations Officer of Indianapolis Public Schools. The Indianapolis Public Schools superintendent is recommending that Arlington, Broad Ripple and Northwest high schools be closed, leaving the district with four high schools. District administrators proposed converting Arlington and Northwest into middle schools starting the 2018-19 school year […]

Today we spoke on the Health Care Act, Black Businesses, and on the Hair Care industry.