Anchor Sandra Mitchell

“Holding My Breath”

Many of you might wonder why I am publicizing such a personal journey. I do it because it’s not just my story. It is the story of the 2.5 million women in the U.S. who are breast cancer survivors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2011

The Good Wife

How To Win A Trip To The NYC Set Of ‘The Good Wife’ Thursday launched a contest where a lucky fan can win a trip to New York City to see the set of “The Good Wife.”

CBS Los Angeles–08/25/2011

Anchor Sandra Mitchell

Sandra Mitchell’s Dream Team

“Hit me with your Best Shot…” the voice of 80’s rocker Pat Benatar fills our SUV on this late summer morning. My husband and I are driving through Beverly Hills, on our way to meet my surgical oncologist for the first time.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/23/2011

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Co-Founder Biz Stone Leaving Twitter

Isaac “Biz” Stone is moving on from Twitter, just five years after co-founding the microblogging site that has become integral to the social media scene around the globe.


(credit: Jackie Johnson/CBS)

Forget Coffee, Switch To Drinking Tea!

Here is a challenge for you. For the next week completely give up coffee and drink tea instead. How many gasps did I just hear?


(credit: Michael Helms)

Nutrition: Health Begins With What We Put In Our Bodies

This is my first time “blogging” so I thought I’d start a blog on wellness… as it’s something that I’m very interested in.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/12/2011


I salute our chopper pilots

For about five minutes today our news room held its collective breath.  We had no idea what was going on with our helicopter.  The word in master control was there was a problem with the […]


The winds are howling!

Here is a brief update on our wind event.  The worst of it appears to be hitting right now…between the lunch hour and early evening tonight.  The warning area extends into the Inland Empire and […]


Blowing past those old records

Someone remind me…this is November right???  Yesterday we broke temperature records all across Southern California.  In many cases these were the highest temperatures ever recorded in the month of November.  A strong ridge of high […]


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Another Hot Day!

Today will most probably be the warmest of the week…and the warmest of this particular heat wave.  Temperatures downtown could reach 95 to 96 degrees.  96 is the old record.  However next week we cool […]




You gotta be kidding me!  It’s the first week of November and we are getting ready for record breaking heat.  This has been a very interesting fall.  We have had a yo-yo forecast with cool […]