Your Life Matters

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com Local News — Strawberries are in today’s Central Indiana Health Alert. Anyone who’s consumed strawberries at any restaurant in Marion, Hamilton or Hendricks County over the past two weeks should be on the lookout for signs of Hepatitis A. The Indiana State Department of Health says frozen strawberries linked to an outbreak of […]

@kwellscomm  “Access Indy with Kim Wells” As voters head to the early voting poll on this last day of early voting Monday or when the polls open Tuesday on Election Day, one of the issues that they’ll have to address on their ballot is the Marion County Transit Plan Referendum. One organization is in full support of […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Thursday, September 10, 2015. (Intense In-depth Interview About Tarkington Park Renovations And Fierce Community Pushback Starts At 00:55 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). Representatives of the Indianapolis Parks Foundation and Indy Parks and Recreation ran into a buzz-saw of anger and opposition to plans to renovate Tarkington Park, the […]

Expo weekend, many were enlightened to the effects of bullying and the power of education. Omari Hardwick, Stephen Bishop, Derek Luke and Jamal Smith from…

Expo weekend, many were enlightened to the effects of bullying and the power of education. Omari Hardwick, Stephen Bishop, Derek Luke and Jamal Smith from…

A commitment to a “coordinated, comprehensive summers jobs program” for Indianapolis was made Wednesday by Indianapolis Mayoral candidate Joe Hogsett. At a press conference at King Park, Hogsett, who’s running for the Democratic nomination for mayor in the May 5th primary, made, as his first policy announcement of the campaign, that if elected he would […]

Indianapolis has released a Plan of Action to help the Indianapolis community; organizations and agencies inside and outside of government to help improve the quality of life for African-American males ages 14 to 24.  The Plan of Action, released Tuesday, is part of Indianapolis’ Your Life Matters® Initiative in conjunction with Radio Stations Hot 96-3, […]

The U.S. Department of Justice is calling the police department in Ferguson, Missouri for their activities that smacked of racial bias. Click the media player below to listen to the latest on this story. DOJ ON FERGUSON PD’S RACIAL BIAS 030215 AM WEB #BlackLivesMatter ###(@am1310thelight)### kimwellsmedia 030215 Follow me on Twitter @kwellscomm.

  Bankers Life Fieldhouse is where young African-American men showcase their talents and expertise in basketball, professional and college, or entertain through music and musicianship.  But recently the Fieldhouse was the setting for a gathering to unveil ways of helping all of Indianapolis’ young African-American males age 14 to 24 reach their full potential. A […]

Responding to a continued rising level of murders and violence in Indianapolis, where 66% of the victims and 64% of the suspects were African-American males, as part of the Your Life Matters® effort, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard appointed Tanya Bell, President & CEO of Indiana Black Expo, Inc., and Jamal Smith, Executive Director of the […]

College campuses and their surrounding communities across the U.S. have often-times been places where sexual assaults happen against co-eds. The Obama Administration is taking it’s next…

A free event to connect young minority males with professional male mentors in our community gets underway on Saturday, Sept 20. It’s called the Kings Feast…