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Life Connected

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

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.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 03:51 PM PDT

7-Year-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes

7-Year-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes

A 7-year-old boy's fascination with World War II is connecting lives and bringing together an unlikely band of brothers.

Monday, Sep 5, 2016 at 12:54 AM PDT

College Student Uses Soap to Save Lives

College Student Uses Soap to Save Lives

A 21-year-old college student is teaching villagers throughout Africa and Uganda how to make and sell soap. He says it is better to teach and cleanse, working with both hands and heart.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 12:21 AM PDT

Softball Foundation Creates 'Field of Dreams' in South LA

Softball Foundation Creates 'Field of Dreams' in South LA

Two-time Olympic softball medalist Natasha Watley's foundation brings softball to South Los Angeles, creating a "field of dreams" for dozens of girls living in the under served community.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:52 PM PDT

Former Gang Member Gets Second Chance at Life

Former Gang Member Gets Second Chance at Life

Working with the Los Angeles Conservation Corps, Alex Lopez, a former gang member, is getting a second chance at life.

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