Jose and Bertha Moreno go all out to decorate their home at 2914 Primrose Avenue in Brea. Most of their decorations, which are chosen in part by a designer, are made from recyclable items and feature a man-made lake and a man-made, light up waterslide for penguins donning Santa hats. Fritz Coleman reports from Brea for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 14, 2012.
With his cellphone, Paul Blight controls 10,000 lights that illuminate him home at 320 W. Western Street in Redlands. This is the second year Blight has decorated his home for the holidays, and plans to add even more lights next year. Blight says he decks the halls for his two children, and for the fun of entertaining his neighbors. Fritz Coleman reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 12, 2012.
Dan and Sandy Yadgir start decorating their home in the 200 block of east Gladstone Street on Oct. 1. They have 25,000 lights synchronized to 16 songs. The couple says it decks the halls to bring Christmas cheer to the neighborhood. Fritz Coleman reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 12, 2012.
Angelina Martinez has been decorating her home at 4605 Laurens Avenue in Baldwin Park for a decade. And she has plenty of help decking the halls. Her seven children, 15 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and even the neighbors pitch in to create this dazzling display. Fritz Coleman reports from Baldwin Park for the NBc4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 11, 2012.
The Herman family home in the 10800 block of Overland Avenue boasts an 18-foot menorah, an 11-foot teddy bear and a disco dreidel. Brad Herman's son was diagnosed with cancer two years ago and will be in chemotherapy until 2014. The young boy gets to pick the songs that play each year this year, his dad says, he chose "Call Me Maybe" and "Gangnam Style." Fritz Coleman reports from Culver City for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 4, 2012.
An entire neighborhood rallies together each holiday season to create a spectacular light display that draws gawkers from around the Southland. This twinkling stretch of Glendora is located near Wabash Street and Renwick Road. Fritz Coleman reports from Glendora for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Dec. 3, 2012.
A 35-year-old man was arrested Sunday in connection with the murder of an 8-year-old boy who was shot and killed in Pomona in February.
Kyle Larson persevered through four late restarts to win at Fontana on Sunday, adding his second career victory to his overall Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series points lead.
Granada Hills Charter High School won the state Academic Decathlon championship in Sacramento today, the sixth time that the San Fernando Valley school has captured that crown in seven years.
A 15-year-old boy died Sunday after he was wounded in a shooting in a residential neighborhood in Santa Ana, police said.
President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico border. But his effort to build a huge hurdle to those entering the U.S. illegally faces impediments of its own. It's still not clear how Trump will pay for the wall that, as described in contracting notices, would be 30 feet (9 meters) high and easy on the eye for those looking at it from the north. The Trump administration will also have to contend with unfavorable geography and many legal battles.
A North Carolina father was charged Saturday with stabbing his infant and toddler daughters to death, a day after he drove off with them "in a rage."