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Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 11:59 PM PDT

Summer Camp Brings Children to Retirement Home

Summer Camp Brings Children to Retirement Home

Pasadena senior citizens are being brought together with the younger generation through Camp Villa, a monthlong summer program.

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.

Sunday, Jun 5, 2016 at 09:07 PM PDT

Educator Uses Positive Psychology to Inspire Student Success

Educator Uses Positive Psychology to Inspire Student Success

In nearly five decades as an educator, Metuka Benjamin says she has seen too many students with the potential to accomplish incredible things, but unable to flourish.

Monday, May 30, 2016 at 12:00 AM PDT

Entertainment Executive Inspires Teens to Give Back

Entertainment Executive Inspires Teens to Give Back

An entertainment industry executive is inspiring students in a Latino working-class suburb of El Monte to succeed in life without forgetting to give back.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 09:55 AM PDT

Pit Bull Out of Shelter After Story Time With Boy

Pit Bull Out of Shelter After Story Time With Boy

A pit bull named Pirate was out of the shelter Tuesday after the story went viral of a 6-year-old boy with autism reading to him.

Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 11:54 PM PDT

Documentary Explores Boyle Heights' History

Documentary Explores Boyle Heights' History

Few residents know the history of Boyle Heights, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods just east of downtown Los Angeles.

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1,000 Homes Threatened by Santa Clarita Fire

1,000 Homes Threatened by Santa Clarita Fire

An 11,000-acre wildfire in mountains just north of Los Angeles and its suburbs is a threat to 1,000 homes, fire officials said Saturday.

40K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

40K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

The BARCS animal shelter in Baltimore was emptied of dogs in just six hours on Saturday during NBC's pet adoption drive — one of numerous shelters cleared as people across the country came forward to take...

Stars Come Out to Help Transform Lives

Stars Come Out to Help Transform Lives

Queen Latifah, Eric Dane, Selma Blair, Fred Savage and more join Chrysalis and Cadillac to honor individuals who have overcome extraordinary odds.

Is It Art? Residents Question New LA Art Sculpture

Is It Art? Residents Question New LA Art Sculpture

Walkers and joggers visiting a park in San Pedro on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean began noticing the polygonal structure made out of cardboard last week. It's 11 feet tall and sits off a sidewalk along a...

Camp 'Chicas Rockeras' Rocks

Camp 'Chicas Rockeras' Rocks

The rock 'n' roll for girls movement is making its way to a working class area that's had limited resources in the Los Angeles arts and culture scene.

Animals Evacuated From Growing Sand Fire In Santa Clarita

Animals Evacuated From Growing Sand Fire In Santa Clarita

County animal control officials Saturday released the numbers on the animals and pets evacuated from the vicinity of the fast-moving brush fire in Santa Clarita that has consumed at least 11,000 acres.