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Monday, Nov 28, 2016 at 12:29 AM PST

'Rock Fairy' Delivers Hand-Painted Rocks to Strangers

'Rock Fairy' Delivers Hand-Painted Rocks to Strangers

Dozens of residents in Studio City and Sherman Oaks have discovered hand-painted rocks on their doorsteps, delivered by the "Rock Fairy."

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 01:21 PM PST

Disabled Veterans Discover Therapy in the Deep Blue Sea

Disabled Veterans Discover Therapy in the Deep Blue Sea

Nonprofit organization Dive Warriors is helping veterans recover from the emotional and physical consequences of serving by teaching them how to scuba dive.

Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 12:22 PM PST

Nonprofit Helps Women Just Out of Prison Rebuild Their Lives

Nonprofit Helps Women Just Out of Prison Rebuild Their Lives

One woman in South Los Angeles is helping women parolees rebuild their lives.

Monday, Oct 31, 2016 at 12:57 PM PDT

Helping Asian Americans Get Their Big Break in Entertainment

Helping Asian Americans Get Their Big Break in Entertainment

One organization is focusing on finding more roles for Asian Americans in the entertainment industry.

Monday, Oct 24, 2016 at 12:25 AM PDT

Program Brings Clean Showers to People Living on the Streets

Program Brings Clean Showers to People Living on the Streets

The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission is trying to give LA's homeless population access to clean showers.

Sunday, Oct 16, 2016 at 11:45 PM PDT

Teacher Inspires Immigrant Students With Her Own Story

Teacher Inspires Immigrant Students With Her Own Story

A Monroe High School teacher is using her story of immigrating to the US to inspire her students to work hard and pursue their education.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016 at 12:04 AM PDT

One Woman Proves You Don't Need Sight to Create Art

One Woman Proves You Don't Need Sight to Create Art

A 72-year-old woman has not let her loss of vision stop her from finding joy in the arts.

Monday, Oct 3, 2016 at 10:15 AM PDT

Paralympic Athlete Inspires Kids to Dream Big

Paralympic Athlete Inspires Kids to Dream Big

Born without part of both her legs, Paralympic Athlete Katy Sullivan did not let a disability stop her. Now, she is inspiring kids and preparing them for fitness testing at LAUSD schools.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 12:16 AM PDT

Couple Searches for Cure to Fatal Brain Disease

Couple Searches for Cure to Fatal Brain Disease

One couple has been searching for a cure to a deadly brain disease after it killed a close family member. Here's what they've found.

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 12:06 AM PDT

Seniors Find a Family in Rescue Dogs

Seniors Find a Family in Rescue Dogs

Seniors and orphaned dogs find comfort and family in each other.

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Is This the End of the Clippers?
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