Life Connected

Life Connected

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

Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:57 AM PDT

Hollywood's Homeless Youth Get Helping Hand

Hollywood's Homeless Youth Get Helping Hand

About 4,000 young people are living on the streets of Los Angeles, many come to Hollywood with stars in their eyes. But when they don't get discovered, they end up homeless.

Monday, Mar 2, 2015 at 05:29 PM PST

Life Connected: 100-Year-Old "Music Man"

Life Connected: 100-Year-Old "Music Man"

At 21 years old, Fred Fox moved to California and joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic. From there, his music would hit the big screen with films like "Titanic" and "Avatar." John Cádiz Klemack has the Life...

Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 at 09:02 PM PST

Non-Profit Helps Woman Get Back to Work

Non-Profit Helps Woman Get Back to Work

Nonprofit Dress for Success run for and by women launched in 1997 and is now in 139 cities and 18 countries. It's best known for dressing women for job interviews.

Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 at 05:28 PM PST

NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

NBC4 Southern California celebrates Black History Month throughout February with on-air programming, community events and charity contributions throughout the Southland.

Monday, Feb 16, 2015 at 07:26 AM PST

First AME Church Heals After Riots

First AME Church Heals After Riots

The church offered job training programs to help rebuild the community after the 1992 Los Angeles riots. Jana Yamamoto reports for the NBC4 News on Sunday Feb. 16, 2015.

Monday, Feb 9, 2015 at 08:11 AM PST

Man Gives Up Own Home to Give Family New Lease on Life

Man Gives Up Own Home to Give Family New Lease on Life

Meet Tony Tolbert, an ordinary man who found an extraordinary way to make a difference. He shows us how he gave up his own home to give another family a new lease on life. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News...

Monday, Jan 26, 2015 at 03:04 PM PST

Man Feeds Homeless in LA's Darkest Corners

Man Feeds Homeless in LA's Darkest Corners

A man has made it his mission to reach the darkest corners of Los Angeles to feed the homeless and hungry. Angie Crouch reports for Life Connected on the NBC4 News at 11 on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 11:50 PM PDT

Life Connected: Lending A Helping Hand

Life Connected: Lending A Helping Hand

Jerome's Furniture and NBC4 offered an Anaheim family a helping hand by providing new furniture for their home.

Monday, Jan 26, 2015 at 12:07 AM PST

Man Goes to LA's Darkest Corners to Feed Homeless

Man Goes to LA's Darkest Corners to Feed Homeless

NBC4 reporter Angie Crouch takes us behind the scenes for a rare look at the making of the Life Connected story Under the Bridges. Here, in her own words, she shares her insights on the mission of one local man...

Monday, Jan 12, 2015 at 12:28 AM PST

IE Man Donates Kidney to Stranger

IE Man Donates Kidney to Stranger

An Inland Empire man says decision to donate a kidney to a stranger came easy for him. Tony Shin’s Life Connected report aired on the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015.

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Hostage Taken in Standoff at Palms Metro PCS Store

Hostage Taken in Standoff at Palms Metro PCS Store

A cell phone store owner was taken hostage Friday night when a robbery suspect took over the shop in Palms and barricaded the two inside.

Kings Terminate Mike Richards Contract

Kings Terminate Mike Richards Contract

The LA Kings terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards earlier this week after news broke that he was detained at the Canadian border for possession of OxyContin.

Driver Leads Officials on Pursuit on SoCal Freeways

Driver Leads Officials on Pursuit on SoCal Freeways

A driver wanted in connection with suspected "reckless driving" led officials on a pursuit through several Southern California freeways Friday evening.

Community Leaders Decry Black on Black Crime

Community Leaders Decry Black on Black Crime

Residents in Lancaster are taking a stand against violence after a deadly incident last week that left one man dead.

NASCAR Distances Itself From Donald Trump

NASCAR Distances Itself From Donald Trump

NASCAR is the latest corporation to distance itself from Donald Trump. On the same day one of its top sponsors called on NASCAR to take a stance against Trump, the motorsports series said it will not hold...

Higher Electricity Rates Ahead for Most CA Residents

Higher Electricity Rates Ahead for Most CA Residents

Most residential customers in California will see their electricity bills increase under a new rate structure passed Friday by state regulators.