• And this is how we do the Mannequin Challenge!
    BY Heather Toner | December 8, 2016

    The "Mannequin Challenge" has been taking the internet by storm for a couple months now, and it was only a matter of time before PBS SoCal was called into the ...

  • Start Coding with PBS KIDS!
    BY Alison Dorff | December 7, 2016

    Inspire today’s young learners with the new and free PBS KIDS ScratchJr app during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 5-11)! Kids 5-8 years old can learn coding ...

  • #BTS Student Reporting Labs @ Channel Islands National Park
    BY Christine Zirneklis | December 7, 2016

    Early morning light winks off the ocean as an archaeologist, nine student reporters from Etiwanda High School, two teachers, a journalist mentor, and two National Park Rangers gather on the ...

  • Plenty of Pledge Shows You Won’t Want to Miss!
    BY Heather Toner | December 7, 2016

    We're in the home stretch of our December pledge and we couldn't be more grateful for all the amazing support we've received so far. Your pledge donations are vital in ...

  • Behind the Scenes with Il Volo in the PBS SoCal Studio
    BY Heather Toner | December 6, 2016

    Who needs to go to Italy, when Italy comes to SoCal? When Italian singing trio, Il Volo, joined us in our studio last night for a live pledge show ...

  • Improving Policy
    BY Christie Renick, Fostering Media Connections | December 1, 2016

    Josh Elizondo, 20, is an advocate with California Youth Connection (CYC), a statewide youth-led organization focused on improving foster care policy.

  • Graduating From College
    BY Jeremy Loudenback, Fostering Media Connections | December 1, 2016

    Every morning before school, 17-year-old Lonnell rises before dawn to make his way to the football field at Manual Arts High School. At 6:00 a.m., he’s out of his aunt’s ...

  • Giving Tuesday (The best day of the shopping season)
    BY Heather Toner | November 29, 2016

    Every year, after the ritual of giving thanks, the madness of trolling shopping mall discounts on Black Friday, the excitement of perusing independent stores on Small-Business Saturday, and the digital ...

  • Saluting Pearl Harbor Survivors
    BY Heather Toner | November 23, 2016

    This December marks the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Tonight we look back at one of the most horrific events in American history with two programs ...

  • Meet Splash and Bubbles!
    BY Heather Toner | November 22, 2016

    We are beyond excited for the brand new show on PBS Kids from the brilliant minds at the Jim Henson Studios... Meet Splash and Bubbles! This new series follows the ...