Life Connected

Life Connected

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

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 12:05 AM PST

Life Connected: Buy a Bracelet, Save a Life

Life Connected: Buy a Bracelet, Save a Life

A California woman knew she was in for adventure when she traveled with a friend to Tanzania, East Africa. They were there to film a documentary, but a deadly disease almost took her life. Now, with help from...

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, Nov 24, 2014 at 12:10 AM PST

Teen With Autism Plans to Cook Meal for Volunteers

Teen With Autism Plans to Cook Meal for Volunteers

A teen with autism and a cooking show is planning on using his skills in the kitchen to make a meal for Habitat for Humanity volunteers. Vikki Vargas reports from Cypress in his week’s Life Connected, which...

Monday, Nov 17, 2014 at 06:45 AM PST

Foster Children Paired With Heroes

Foster Children Paired With Heroes

November is adoption month, and San Bernardino County family services is trying something new for the more than 200 children in desperate need of a forever home. The children are matched with local community...

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 12:22 AM PST

Students Learn About Life, History at Retirement Home

Students Learn About Life, History at Retirement Home

Students are learning about life and history by visiting seniors at a nearby retirement home once per month. Vikki Vargas reports from San Marcos for this week’s Life Connected, as see on the NBC4 News at 11 on...

Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 at 11:54 PM PST

Parents Pitch In to Clean School

Parents Pitch In to Clean School

Parent volunteers are taking it upon themselves to clean up their childrens' school after budget cuts have led to sub par cleanliness in Los Feliz. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on...

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Arrests Made in Stabbing Death of Woman, 62

Arrests Made in Stabbing Death of Woman, 62

Gang homicide detectives and family members of Maria Elena Rivas are expected to announce the arrest of two people in the stabbing death of the 62-year-old woman.

GoDaddy Pulls Controversial Super Bowl Ad

GoDaddy Pulls Controversial Super Bowl Ad

GoDaddy announced Tuesday that it would not air an ad slated to run during the Super Bowl after an early preview on the “Today Show” spawned a wave of criticism on social media.

Children Rescued From Fire, 24 Forced From Home

Children Rescued From Fire, 24 Forced From Home

More than twenty people have been displaced and a woman injured after a fire gutted a home and a garage in El Monte early Wednesday.

Arrest "a Relief" for Mother of Road Rage Victim

Arrest "a Relief" for Mother of Road Rage Victim

The mother of a disabled man who was fatally beaten in a road rage confrontation at a Riverside County intersection said she is relieved the suspect is "off the street."

Driver Crashes New Lamborghini Into Telephone Pole

Driver Crashes New Lamborghini Into Telephone Pole

A driver crashed his new $400,000 Lamborghini Murcielago into a telephone pole in Los Angeles early Wednesday.

One Killed in Pasadena Park Shooting

One Killed in Pasadena Park Shooting

A man died after being gunned down at a Pasadena park late Tuesday.