Life Connected

Life Connected

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

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

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 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 Row...

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 12:50 PM PDT

Nonprofit Gives Fatherly Love to "Young Warriors"

Nonprofit Gives Fatherly Love to "Young Warriors"

The connection between a father and son doesn't exist for everyone, so the Southern California group "Young Warriors" is working to fill the void for those who grew up without their father. The nonprofit group's...

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 at 09:30 PM PDT

Man's Photo Collection Provides Rare Glimpse of SoCal's Past

Man's Photo Collection Provides Rare Glimpse of SoCal's Past

The Huntington Library in San Marino acquired a collection of 4,600 photos of early Los Angeles and Santa Monica from a man who began the collection with the desire to learn more about his family’s Southern...

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Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Three people were injured after their car was struck by an SUV that was involved in a street race in Costa Mesa Monday night, police said.

Burglary Suspect Targets Homes With Open Windows

Burglary Suspect Targets Homes With Open Windows

Police have released a sketch of a burglary suspect believed to be linked to multiple thefts in the Hollywood area this year. The man allegedly enters homes through open windows. According to the Los Angeles...

SoCal Heat Wave Has Power Officials on High Alert

SoCal Heat Wave Has Power Officials on High Alert

As a sweltering heat wave has gripped Southern California for days, managers of the state's power grid said on Monday they had plenty of electricity available to handle anticipated peaks in power usage, but fear...

"Very Aggressive" Lizard Captured in Huntington Park

"Very Aggressive" Lizard Captured in Huntington Park

Police captured what they described as a “large and very aggressive” lizard roaming a Huntington Park neighborhood Monday morning.

Autopsy Conducted on Body Found in Trunk

Autopsy Conducted on Body Found in Trunk

An autopsy has not yet revealed how a man died before being found decomposing in the trunk of a Lexus in Riverside over the weekend, police said Monday.

Battle Brews Between Facebook, Drag Queens

Battle Brews Between Facebook, Drag Queens

A battle is brewing between two very unlikely opponents--Facebook and drag queens.