Life Connected

Life Connected

Sharing the connections among Southern Californians       |       Sunday at 11PM on NBC4 News

Monday, Aug 25, 2014 at 03:40 PM PDT

Gardena Police Explorers Program Puts Children on Path to Success

Gardena Police Explorers Program Puts Children on Path to Success

The Gardena Police Department’s Explorers Program is connecting its volunteer officers with children to help youngsters go after their dreams. Hetty Chang reports for Life Connected on the NBC4 News at 11...

Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 08:43 PM PST

Share Your Life Connected Story

Share Your Life Connected Story

Welcome to Life Connected. our new series chronicling the many ways in which people and communities across Southern California come together to inspire and support one another.

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 08:00 PM PDT

Orchestra Brings Musicians of Different Cultures Together

Orchestra Brings Musicians of Different Cultures Together

In a church on the Westside, a symphony orchestra rehearses with instruments as diverse as its members. Robert Kovacik reports for life connected for the NBC4 news at 11 on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

Monday, Aug 11, 2014 at 07:23 AM PDT

Life Connected: Camp Max Straus

Life Connected: Camp Max Straus

A student goes from "at-risk" to college bound with some supportive friends and Camp Max Straus in Glendale. Ted Chen reports for the NBC4 News on Sunday Aug. 10, 2014

Monday, Aug 4, 2014 at 01:45 AM PDT

Repurposed Produce Helps Feed Those in Need

Repurposed Produce Helps Feed Those in Need

Food Forward collects produce that could be wasted and uses it to help feed those in need. John Cádiz Klemack reports for Life Connected on the NBC4 News at 11 on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014.

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 05:17 AM PDT

Autistic Boy's Love of Music Inspires Father to Help the Homeless

Autistic Boy's Love of Music Inspires Father to Help the Homeless

When Paul Avila saw a a homeless man on Skid Row smiling and dancing to music on his headphones, much like his severely autistic son, inspiration struck. Paul and his son Pauly now hit the streets of Ski...

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Mayor's Killing Ended Years of Abuse: Source

Mayor's Killing Ended Years of Abuse: Source

The day Lyvette Crespo allegedly shot and killed her husband, Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo at their condo, it ended 28 years of physical abuse against her and her son, a source close to Lyvette Crespo...

Shooting Victim Dies After "Robbery Gone Bad"

Shooting Victim Dies After "Robbery Gone Bad"

A person was shot and killed Thursday morning in East Hollywood after encountering at least two men in what authorities described as a "robbery gone bad."

Covina Community Grieves Officer Killed in Crash

Covina Community Grieves Officer Killed in Crash

The death of a 28-year-old motorcycle officer has a Southern California community grieving and a police department looking for answers.

Police Sent to Donald Sterling's Home by Wife Shelly

Police Sent to Donald Sterling's Home by Wife Shelly

Beverly Hills police were called to the home of Donald Sterling after his wife Shelly reported a burglary, but found no crime, The Associated Press reported. Instead, officers found Sterling hosting V.

100 Might Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Dallas Officials

100 Might Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Dallas Officials

About 100 people might have been come in contact with the first person diagnosed with the Ebola virus in the Unites States or his family's home, Dallas health officials said. Officials are investigating Thomas...

Prison for Woman Who Buried Body Parts in Plant Pots

Prison for Woman Who Buried Body Parts in Plant Pots

A Southern California woman found guilty of stabbing her longtime boyfriend to death, dismembering his body and burying some of the remains in potted plants was sentenced to 26 years to life in...