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Life Connected

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

Monday, Jan 15, 2018 at 10:21 AM PST

LA Shelter Finding Forever Homes for Senior or Disabled Dogs

LA Shelter Finding Forever Homes for Senior or Disabled Dogs

Los Angeles' animal shelters are full of abandoned dogs waiting to be adopted, but those with special needs have an especially tough time finding a forever home. One local woman, however, has made it her mission...

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 05:08 PM PDT

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.

Saturday, Jan 13, 2018 at 09:49 PM PST

Pasadena Coffee Shop Hires Homeless and Foster Youth

Pasadena Coffee Shop Hires Homeless and Foster Youth

The past year has seen a 64 percent increase in 18 to 24-year-olds sleeping on the streets of Los Angeles and many of those youth come from the foster care system. One minister in Pasadena is doing his part...

Sunday, Dec 31, 2017 at 11:44 PM PST

'Back in Tune': Homeless Choir Finds Joy Through Song

'Back in Tune': Homeless Choir Finds Joy Through Song

A Southern California jazz musician trying to help those experiencing homelessness wound up getting a two for one deal. Not only has she helped change lives, she found some new talent.

Monday, Dec 25, 2017 at 12:00 AM PST

Program Gives LA Students With Disabilities Path to Careers

Program Gives LA Students With Disabilities Path to Careers

California ranks 35th in the nation when it comes to employing people with disabilities, but a unique partnership here in Southern California is working to change that, providing young people the skills they...

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