Looking for a hot spot for lunch while in Springfield? Check out Java Express.
We're making a delicious Italian dish in the CI Kitchen today with Cooper's Hawk Winery and Restaurant.
After you've recovered from your turkey coma, it'll be time to get your shop on at this year's Shoppapalooza event in Rantoul.
We're getting crafty with Michael's today, making a Thanksgiving turkey from a pine cone.
Towne Square Jewelers has a great Black Friday deal from Pandora.
The pharmacy profession has changed over the years.
Colleen Hatton is back with a great recipe for turkey sandwiches using leftovers from Thanksgiving dinner.
Joe Barlow shows us an instrument maker that uses different objects to make great music.
Joe Barlow show's us the old-fashioned Colaw House in Atlanta.
Marvin Lee takes the ciStage for a couple songs with a little help from Joe and Heather.
The coin purse event is back this Black Friday at the Social Butterfly Boutique in Champaign.
Arcola is getting in the holiday spirit with a holiday walk and festival of trees.
We're trying out a few after Thanksgiving meal activities with our friends from the Savoy Rec.
Just in time for Thanksgiving, Jenny Gulas is sharing a recipe for Pumpkin Cheesecake.
Using raisins and nuts to reduce the calorie count in favorite desserts.
WATSEKA -- He practiced veterinary medicine for nearly 40 years and now Dr. A.J. Day has put some of his most memorable experiences into a new book: "Doc, I Needed You Last Night."
MAHOMET-- This Saturday's 5K run/walk will raise money to support library services.
Effingham - The Center unveils its Holiday entertainment.
At Heather Roberts' recent Pinterest Party, the guests each made homemade ornaments to adorn their tree with help from Daisy Lane.
In a touching music video, Joe Barlow reflects on love lost.
The madrigal singers of St Thomas More join us with holiday songs you can hear at their upcoming concert and madrigal dinner.
You don't have to spend a fortune on a great gift this holiday!
Sarah Heller is back in the CI Kitchen with a family recipe for gingerbread cookies, as well as her famous Macarons.
Film critic Chuck Koplinski reviews the new Hunger Games movie.
Film critic Chuck Koplinski has a review of the new Jeff Daniels-Jim Carrey movie "Dumb and Dumber To."
Joe Barlow challenged Drew Wilder to a game of Foot Golf at Lake of the Woods Golf Course.
County Market is ready to make your Thanksgiving meal a snap!
A legless lizard is visiting ciLiving!
Sarah Bush Lincoln is hosting it's 16th annual Festival of Trees event.
Our friends from Texture Home talk about the new look of the ciLiving set.
A timeless show, still relevant today is coming to Springfield.
Heather Roberts visits with two Gifford residents while visiting the town one year after a tornado struck.
Each year, the City of Effingham and the Effingham Convention and Visitors Bureau turn Community Park into a winter wonderland!
Joe Barlow returns to Gifford for a follow up
CHAMPAIGN -- Fresh ideas for your home this holiday season with Custom Flooring and Interiors.
Danville - The students are preparing for their annual madrigal dinner.
Champaign - We're mixing up chocolate and bananas in today's recipe.
Champaign - We're learning the different ways to cook a seasonal squash.
Forsyth - We're checking out Fall fashion for the long holiday weekend.
MATTOON -- Cooking, crafts, and cocktails! Bringing the spirit of the season to life with some how-to titles from your local library.
We're enlisting the help of Daisy Lane in Mattoon to help us make two of the ornaments at the upcoming Holiday Pinterest Party.
Joe Barlow shares the story of the C-U Improv Fest
The dart sent Joe Barlow to Chenoa so he visited the town founders home.
Champaign - Stampin' Up! Independent Demonstrator Julie Davison shows us how to create table decorations for Thanksgiving.
Champaign Park District Youth Theatre presents "A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL!"
Shopping is more fun when you're helping the American Cancer Society.
Two central Illinois brothers co-wrote an anti-bullying song that is now playing on Disney's playlist.
Joe Barlow tries his hand and foot at being a part of Central's The Producers.
SPRINGFIELD -- Artwork helps tell complex story of soldiers' lives during the Korean War.
CHAMPAIGN -- Getting "from here to there" takes on new meaning for a local non-profit that helps people travel long distances (in more ways than one) to beat addiction.