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Renapalooza: Raising awareness for suicide prevention

July 19, 2024
Kailei Jarvis lost her eldest daughter, Serena, to suicide on March 4, 2020. Serena’s birthday is July 31, a day that now holds even more significance for Kailei and her...

Leading with Inclusion

July 12, 2024
Leon A. Jackson, PhD, is the founder and CEO of the Diversity in Leadership Program, an initiative aimed at advancing high-potential talent through strategic partnerships with higher education institutions.He joins...

John Stamos and Mike Love coming to Indy with the Beach Boys Summer Tour

July 05, 2024
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Beach Boys iconic “Endless Summer” album, the band is once again on the road touring. The Beach Boys will be in Indianapolis...

New app offers therapy for kids with developmental needs

June 28, 2024
Therapprove is a new app designed to help parents and caregivers find the best therapy for their children who have special developmental or mental health needs.This app understands that every...

Indy 500 champion, Josef Newgarden releases new kids book

June 21, 2024
Racing fans know him as one of the top drivers in INDYCAR. He’s also the winner of the INDY 500 two years in a row. But now, Josef Newgarden as...

Olympic Gold Medalist discusses his career and future

June 14, 2024
Zach Apple, Olympic gold medalist in swimming, recently shared insights into his career and future aspirations. Apple, who secured gold in both the 4×100-meter freestyle relay and 4×100-meter medley relay...

Randy Bachman talks summer tour

June 07, 2024
Randy Bachman and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, the legendary rock band known for hits like “Taking Care Of Business” and “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet,” will be playing at the Brown County...

Tips and tricks for keeping pets safe and cool during the hot weather

May 31, 2024
With the expectation of this summer being the hottest ever in many places, it’s crucial to ensure pets stay happy and healthy.Dr. Jeff Werber, a famous veterinarian known for caring...

Eiteljorg Museum: ‘Why We Serve’ exhibit

May 24, 2024
The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art is a special place that shows off Native American and American West history.Jamie Simek, Vice President for Advancement at the Eiteljorg...

Shaeleigh Hreskowsky shares experience as America’s Ultimate Queen pageant winner

May 17, 2024
Shaeleigh Hreskowsky, the current title holder of America’s Ultimate Queen, recently discussed her journey through the competition, highlighting its unique features and her passion for mental health awareness.Reflecting on her...

New docuseries follows Fever player Caitlin Clark during final season of college

May 10, 2024
Women’s basketball has arguably never been as popular as it is right now. The likes of Caitlin Clark have certainly helped in that popularity.As the game gets more popular, people...

NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Alex Palou shares 100 Days to Indy experience

May 03, 2024
“100 Days to Indy” is getting ready for the ultimate prize, the Indy 500, with two-time NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Alex Palou.He joined us today to share information about his...

Heather Lowey Coaching: Mindset, mentors, and momentum

April 26, 2024
Joining us today is Heather Lowey, a seasoned Life Coach, Writer, and Speaker whose journey from the sports industry to coaching and leadership has been nothing short of inspiring.With nearly...

Fishers native shares personal story in ‘Sometimes I Imagine Your Funeral’ film

April 19, 2024
He’s the writer/director behind “Sometimes I Imagine Your Funeral.”On this Life.Style.Live! podcast episode, our Amicia Ramsey chats with Vincent Dixon, who in 2021, penned a heartfelt letter to his sister...

Celebrate mom with the Motherly Love Brunch

April 12, 2024
Slow down to smell the roses and immerse yourself in the world of flowers, all surrounded by a warm and friendly atmosphere.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, the Motherly Love Brunch is the perfect...

Amber chats with stars of new crime drama, ‘Sight Unseen’

April 05, 2024
It’s a new crime drama on the CW, featuring a homicide detective who becomes clinically blind and uses technology and a remote guide to help her solve cases.Amber Hankins here,...

True crime play, ‘And I Will Follow,’ takes center stage at Phoenix Theatre

March 29, 2024
Calling all fans of history and true crime.For the first time, the play, ‘And I Will Follow,’ will take center stage at the Phoenix Theatre in Indianapolis.On this Life. Style. Live!...

BFF Indy: Connecting women in Indianapolis

March 22, 2024
In a world where making friends as an adult can feel like a struggle, FrancesMary Loughead’s journey in Indianapolis is making the process a little easier.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast...

Learning how plants communicate with Gillespie Florists

March 15, 2024
Did you know that plants can actually communicate with one another? This, according to a team of Japanese scientists.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Sarah Gillespie of Gillespie Florists says...

Overdose Lifeline founder recognized as 2024 Indiana Woman of the Year

March 08, 2024
We’re celebrating Women’s History Month this March, and as we do, we recognize Justin Philips, founder and executive director of Overdose Lifeline.On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast, we learn Justin’s journey...

Remembering the life of River James

March 01, 2024
A life taken too soon.James Will Watson, fondly known as “River James,” was a featured artist earlier last year on Life. Style. Live. He passed away from cancer February 15, leaving...

Crime Nation: The Delphi Murders

February 23, 2024
Immerse yourself in the world of real-life mysteries, cold cases and intense investigations, starting with a case that hits close to home.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, we learn about...

Former American Idol contestant talks new music, bullying program, and more!

February 16, 2024
She’s a singer, with heart.You may know her as former American Idol star Mikenley Brown, and she’s bringing more than just her musical talents to the table.On this Life. Style. Live!...

Mackenzie Wilmoth shares musical journey

February 15, 2024
Mackenzie’s musical journey started at the age of twelve and was ignited by a Christmas gift of a guitar.Her debut single, “Know Your Name,” unveiled in May 2016, laid the...

Civil rights lawyer reflects on personal journey

February 09, 2024
Amber Hankins here, and on this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, our Amicia Ramsey spoke with acclaimed Civil Rights lawyer Nekima Levy Armstrong about her personal journey to becoming a...

Noah’s Animal Hospitals: Answering your pet questions

February 02, 2024
Noah’s Animal Hospital stands out for prioritizing relationships, building trust, and offering comprehensive pet care services.With eight convenient locations, seven accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association, they aim to...

Rare 1978 Star Wars Jawa figure set for auction

January 26, 2024
A rare 1978 Star Wars Jawa figure by Palitoy, considered the most coveted among Star Wars collectors, was discovered in a loft in the UK.The owner, who served as the...

Author talks improving your family routine in book, ‘The Happiest Baby on the Block’

January 19, 2024
Welcoming the New Year brings a chance to weave some positive vibes into your family’s routine, and Dr. Harvey Karp, the brain behind The Happiest Baby on the Block and...

How to keep dogs safe in extreme cold

January 12, 2024
As temperatures get bitter cold in the next couple of days, here’s a reminder to keep our furry friends safe from the elements.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, FIDO, or...

Lyfe Aesthetics and MedSpa: Reimagining and redefining aesthetics

January 05, 2024
If you’ve ever dealt with acne scars or deep wrinkles, you know how frustrating it can be to feel confident about “the skin you’re in.”The team at Lyfe MedSpa prides...

New Year’s resolutions for pet owners

December 29, 2023
As we usher in the New Year, Thomas Dock, Director of Communications at Noah’s Animal Hospitals, emphasizes the importance of pet resolutions for a healthier and happier 2024.Pet owners are...

Noah’s Animal Hospitals: Holiday dangers for pets

December 22, 2023
As we approach the holiday season, we need to be aware of the potential dangers that festivities can pose to our pets.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Tom Dock of...

‘Unscripted with Amber Hankins’: My emotional, personal experience interviewing a psychic medium

December 15, 2023
Not everyone believes in psychic mediums. I get that.Amber Hankins here, and in my job though, I interview people from all walks of life. Just recently? I interviewed Psychic Medium...

Songwriter Stu Shaver sings a Christmas original, “Christmastime”

December 08, 2023
He's a songwriter who's written more than a hundred songs.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Stu Shaver wrote the song, "Christmastime" in California in 1991, all within a day...

Indy native reflects on reality TV experience in ‘Squid Game: The Challenge’

December 01, 2023
He’s a brilliant inventor, designer and entrepreneur.If the name YJ Heo sounds familiar, you may have seen him on Netflix’s “Squid Game: The Challenge.”On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode,...

Indiana teen gives back one chicken at a time

November 24, 2023
Indiana teen Madden Moore is the co-president of Chicken-Giving. Moore first co-founded the organization in 2021. Moore got his wallet stolen, posted it on Facebook, and people reached out and...

Local church to help families navigate grief during the holidays

November 17, 2023
The holidays are often celebrated as a joyful time of the year, filled with festive activities and a sense of holiday merriment. However, it’s important to recognize that for many...

Lessons from a 100-year-old WWII Veteran

November 10, 2023
It’s an inspiring collection of stories and recipes, all told by a granddaughter and her 100-year-old grandfather.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Karen Mangia, author of the newly released...

Samaritan’s Feet International Celebrating 20 years of hope and 10 million lives touched worldwide

November 03, 2023
Who knew a pair of shoes could be so powerful?On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Samaritan’s Feet International is celebrating a historic milestone, as it marks its 20th year as a...

Get “Packing 101 tips,” as travel agent Katie Awwad preps Amber for Disney

October 27, 2023
Planning a trip to Disney World can be overwhelming!Amber Hankins here, and on this week’s Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, my family and I are headed to Disney World for the...

Laughter heals: Nurse Blake’s comedy tour comes to Clowes Memorial Hall

October 20, 2023
Get ready for a dose of laughter and healing as Nurse Blake, the comedian with a heart of gold and a stethoscope to match, takes center stage at Clowes Memorial...

Lyfe Aesthetics & MedSpa teaches us the benefits of PRF Facials

October 13, 2023
Acne Scars. Wrinkles. Inflammatory skin conditions. If you have any of these, keep listening! A Plasma Rich Fibrin facial, or PRF, could be a gamechanger in your life. You may wonder,...

Amber chats with the stars of the new CW Series, “Sullivan’s Crossing”

October 06, 2023
It’s a new series on the CW, and I had a chance to chat with the stars!Amber Hankins here for this week’s Life. Style. Live! podcast episode. “Sullivan’s Crossing” centers...

Get ready to LOL with Megan Gailey at ‘Let’s Fest Late Show’

September 29, 2023
Join the comedy extravaganza at Let’s Fest Late Show as Let’s Comedy proudly presents the hilarious Megan Gailey on Friday, September 29th, at Atomic, with doors opening at 9 p.m....

Travel Agent preps Amber for Disney World, Part One

September 22, 2023
Disney is not like any other trip. There is SO much to think about it when getting ready for this magical adventure.Amber Hankins here, and I’m taking my family to...

Goodnight World returns for season 2

September 15, 2023
Prepare for a soothing and educational bedtime routine with “Goodnight, World! Season 2.”On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, we learn how children and their families can embark on a...

Welcome Meteorologist Marcus Bailey!

September 08, 2023
He’s a new face on Life. Style. Live! but a familiar one to WISH-TV.On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, we welcome Marcus Bailey to the show, as he steps into the...

How I really feel about Randy Ollis retiring

August 31, 2023
That’s it, friends. Earlier this morning, Randy Ollis worked his final day at WISH-TV. He’s now officially retired. Many of you ask me, “How do you really feel about Randy...

Discover Indiana’s Hidden Treasures: Author Jamie Ward unveils ‘100 Things to Do in Indiana Before You Die’

August 25, 2023
Get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey through the Hoosier state with local author Jamie Ward, as she unveils her latest book, “100 Things to Do in Indiana Before...

Meet the Colts new Executive Chef

August 18, 2023
As the Indianapolis Colts gear up to mark their momentous 40th season in Indiana, fans are in for a treat with some exciting new food offerings across Lucas Oil Stadium.On...

Celebrating 80 pets with Indy Humane’s ‘Adventure Tail’ dog event

August 11, 2023
What a milestone! On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, we learn about the sponsorship of 80 pets in partnership with Indy Humane. Donna Casamento of Indy Humane joins Erin...

Styx to take the stage at Indiana State Fair

August 04, 2023
Get ready to rock at the Indiana State Fair, as the iconic band Styx takes the stage at the Hoosier Lottery Free Stage on August 4th! On this Life. Style....

Navigating the real estate market with F.C. Tucker Seller Seminars

July 28, 2023
Does the real estate market have you confused? Are you asking more questions than ever before? You’re not alone!On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, we welcome Dan Brown, Manager...

Watch ‘Fantastic Friends’ on The CW

July 21, 2023
Get ready for an exciting new travel series on the CW, called “Fantastic Friends,” hosted by the talented James and Oliver Phelps, known for their roles as the mischievous Weasley...

Teachers hosting on Airbnb for summer income

July 14, 2023
Summer break is in full swing, and that means many teachers and educators across the country have found a unique opportunity to boost their income by hosting on Airbnb.On this...

Rock band Kansas coming to the Midwest on 50th Anniversary Tour

July 07, 2023
Legendary. It’s just one word to describe the progressive rock band, Kansas.On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, I give you the NO-EDIT, extended version of my interview with the...

Music for All: An unforgettable summer learning experience

June 30, 2023
It’s a summer camp known for its transformative experiences, and it’s bringing the magic of music education to a virtual platform. On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Mallory Duncan...

Comedian George Wallace bringing laughs to Indianapolis

June 23, 2023
A funnyman, he is! Comedian George Wallace is set to take the stage at Helium Comedy Club this weekend, and before he does, he stopped by our Life. Style. Live!...

June is National Pet Preparedness Month

June 16, 2023
Are you prepared? That’s the question Thomas Dock of Noah’s Animal Hospitals is asking when it comes to our pets and weather emergencies.On this life. Style. Live! Podcast Episode, Tom...

Annual Tee Off for Tyler charity golf outing set for June 12

June 09, 2023
Four years ago, their son Tyler passed away from an aggressive form of cancer, and now Tyler’s parents, Kelly and Tony Trent, are helping others “Tee off for Tyler” during...

Helping military community find work

June 02, 2023
Even in our current thriving job market, many military spouses face challenges in finding meaningful careers. On this Life. Style. Live! podcast episode, Elizabeth O’Brien, Executive Director of Hiring Our...

Noticing the signs of grief in children with Ezra Speaking and Gail McGinty

May 26, 2023
No one can prepare you for losing a child. A cousin. A friend. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Ezra Speaking shares the story of Tucker Swain, a 9-year-old...

I Can’t Wait To Be Patient

May 19, 2023
He’s an executive coach for athletes, but he’s written a book for us all. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Dr. Rob Bell says TIME is our most important...

‘Commit to One’ and prevent breast cancer

May 12, 2023
Breast cancer has no age limit. That's the message two young mothers are sharing after being diagnosed with Stage 2 triple negative breast cancer in their early 30's. On this...

Teenager uses epilepsy diagnosis to help others battling the condition

May 05, 2023
She’s a teen on a mission—a mission to empower other children and teens who have been diagnosed with epilepsy. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, we meet Bella Bauer,...

Puppies recovering from Parvo Virus

April 28, 2023
Parvo. It’s a contagious virus that mainly affects dogs. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Pamela Terhune from Grateful Rescue and Sanctuary shares how Parvo recently took the lives...

Teen philanthropist leads fight against homelessness

April 21, 2023
He was just 8-years-old when he decided to raise awareness about homelessness. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, we hear from Jahkil Jackson, a teenage philanthropist, social entrepreneur, and...

KFC Foundation offers employees 100% paid tuition through WGU partnership

April 14, 2023
College students, listen up! If you need extra money and a degree, KFC may be the workplace for you. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, the KFC Foundation, in...

childrens museum

April 07, 2023
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SUDDENLY Single Widows Edition: Navigating Grief While Colliding with Purpose

March 31, 2023
Jan Mitchell is using her experience of becoming a widow to help people deal with the loss of a spouse. Her book, SUDDENLY Single Widows Edition: Navigating Grief While Colliding...

Change your brain everyday with Dr. Daniel Amen

March 24, 2023
A new book from a top doctor provides practical daily advice on how to have a better brain and a better life. Dr. Daniel Amen joins us, author of “Change...

Indiana Learns aims to help young Hoosiers with math and reading

March 17, 2023
Hoosier parents can sign their children up for a program that helps children learn so they can become successful in the classroom. Indiana Learns was enacted in January 2022. It officially...

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum to open new exhibit

March 10, 2023
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum is launching a brand new exhibit for fans to enjoy! Jason Vansickle, Vice President of Curation and Education at the museum, joined us today to...

Teachers Treasures Volunteer Wins Do More Award

March 03, 2023
The Jiffy Lube of Indiana "Do More" volunteer of the month is Indianapolis native David Barrabee.David is a logistics volunteer for Teacher's Treasures. He uses his car to deliver needed...

LIV Golf Gets Loud

February 24, 2023
LIV Golf is a whole new way to experience the sport of golf! We spoke with David Feherty, on-air commentator and co-executive producer of LIV Golf, about the upcoming season.

Author Bethany Lynn Cassity talks motherhood and autism

February 17, 2023
Author, Bethany Lynn Cassity, joines Life.Style.Live! to share her experience with motherhood and autism. Cassity has two children. An 11-year-old son with non-verbal autism and a 6-year-old daughter. Her book,...

Congratulations to two McDonald’s Black History Makers of Today award winners

February 10, 2023
McDonald’s Black History Makers of Today award winners are recognized for their leadership and the ability to uplift their peers and community. They are dedicated to strengthening and sharing their...

Make a difference in your community with Trusted Mentor

February 03, 2023
January is National Mentoring Month, and the perfect opportunity to make a difference in your community. Jeri Warner, Executive Director of Trusted Mentors, and mentor Drew Watson join us to...

Grit and Grace Nation Leads Young Ladies to Excellence

January 27, 2023
Emmy award winning television anchor Fanchon Stinger will host an inaugural gala Friday, January 27 at the Lucas Oil Estate in Indianapolis for her non-profit Grit and Grace. WISH-TV special...

Girls Positivity Club celebrates ‘National Hobby Month’

January 20, 2023
January is National Hobby month, a great time (especially in the new year) for the whole family to try something new, do something you love, or return to an old...

Tips for winter weather wellness

January 13, 2023
After a challenging year, staying healthy is more important than ever. That’s why winter wellness is all about taking proactive steps. We spoke with Dr. Contessa Metcalfe, Physician and Reality...

Calling on a Care Farm

January 06, 2023
It’s a peaceful, green oasis in Mooresville, inhabited by loving animals. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast Episode, our own George Mallet pays a visit to Amitola Care Farm, a...

Jeff Smulyan talks about his new memoir “Never Ride a Rollercoaster Upside Down: The Ups, Downs, and Reinvention of an Entrepreneur”

December 16, 2022
His success? Enormous. His career? Fascinating. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast Episode, we meet Jeff Smulyan—a man who once owned the Seattle Mariners and built Emmis Communications from the...

Author Sandi Ballard talks fourth book ‘Leverage,’ helping others realize their potential

December 09, 2022
She’s a certified business coach, and she’s helping others reach and realize their full potential.On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Sandi Ballard chats with our own George Mallet about...

What you need to know about applying to Ivy Tech for spring 2023 semester

December 02, 2022
You can get started in a career quickly with skills from Ivy Tech!On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Juan Buitron, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at Ivy Tech, shares why...

Akilah Darden writes new book ‘My Mom is a Construction Manager’

November 25, 2022
Her book is called “My Mom is a Construction Manager,” and it’s inspired by her four kids. The goal? To expose children to STEM fields, all while telling her life...

How to tell if it’s time for senior family member to not live alone

November 18, 2022
As people gather with loved ones for the holidays, what should they be noticing about their senior family members? On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode, Laura Roman, Director of Marketing...

Whalen’s Heroes helps fund service dogs for veterans

November 11, 2022
Unhealed trauma. Mental Health. And Healing. For many veterans who served in the U.S. Military, figuring out ways to help their mental health can be a struggle. For many, service...

Author of ‘The Potentialist’ on taking action to prepare for what’s next

November 04, 2022
He’s a self-made serial entrepreneur and CEO is known for creating something out of nothing and being a thought leader of the future. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast episode,...

Indiana professor’s new book ‘Niki’s Honor’ gives emotional, telling account of violence against women

October 28, 2022
It’s an emotional and telling account about violence against women. On this Life. Style. Live! Podcast, Laila Anwarzai Ayoubi, author, former diplomat, associate professor, linguist and Afghanistan native, has penned...

The Warning Signs of Depression

October 21, 2022
The stigma. The warning signs. And everything in between. I’m Amber Hankins, and on this Life. Style. Live! Podcast, our focus is on Depression and Mental Health Awareness Month. Dr....

Labor and Delivery

October 14, 2022
Labor and Delivery. It’s a process that happens every day for women all over the world, but navigating the process isn’t always easy—and the lack of resources available can make...

Teaching kids how money works

October 07, 2022
Many parents want their kids to take on more responsibility around the house. The question many parents are asking is: should I tie an allowance to chores? On this Life....

Grateful Rescue & Sanctuary rescues dogs from puppy mill, two available for adoption

September 30, 2022
Their names? Diamond and Lilly. They’re two of seven Aussie Doodle Puppies that were recently rescued from a puppy mill by Grateful Rescue and Sanctuary. Even more? Diamond and Lilly...

Local Education Expert Offers Tips to Prepare Kids now Back in School

September 23, 2022
Summer break is typically a time for kids to kick back, indulge in a little extra screen time, play outside, and embrace the kind of freedom that only comes with...

Indiana 8 -year-old runs business reminding people, ‘You’re Cool’

September 16, 2022
8-year-old Lincoln Klepper of Brownsburg is a very cool kid, and he thinks you’re cool too! Lincoln started his “You’re Cool” business last year, and since then, he’s learned all...

Maddie Smiles to collect toys this week in honor of late Indiana teen

September 09, 2022
8 years ago, an Indianapolis woman named Maddie Ross passed away unexpectedly, but now, her legacy lives on with the Maddie Smiles Toy Drive. Maddie was born with spina bifida...

Swing ‘Fore’ Hope golf scramble event to benefit Neurohope

September 02, 2022
In 2010, a spinal cord injury in a swimming accident left Indy native Chris Leeuw paralyzed from the neck down. He had to travel across the country to receive long-term therapy. After...

Kammy’s Kause event fundraises for 4P-Support Group with live music from Indiana’s best bands

August 26, 2022
There is something unexplainable that happens within us when we reach out and help someone whose needs are greater than our own.” Those words, said by Jared Hiner, the founder...

2 Indiana teens team up to revamp book series they created as kids

August 19, 2022
Imagine being in second grade and writing your first book. In 4th grade, you got it published. That’s exactly what happened for two Indiana teens, who are now reuniting again...