UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Faculty and staff at UI got early Christmas presents.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- For many, October is all about finding a pumpkin to carve.
STEWARDSON -- People in Shelby County are celebrating their tenth Little Free Library.
URBANA -- A local company is trying to make it easier for people to stay safe on the roads.
Update: 4:33 pm, 10/4/13, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- Going to the dentist can be scary, but the Champaign Dental Group is trying to make it a little less painful, on your wallet at least.
URBANA -- Dozens of people got a new ride Thursday for free.
CHAMPAIGN -- Free tutoring is available for some students.
URBANA -- The park district is helping people find their fit when it comes to fitness. Classes are free all week.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you're heading to the State Fair this weekend, one way to fill your whole day without emptying your wallet, is to check all of the free entertainment.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's a project one woman started from a personal experience, which now helps girls around the world.
CHAMPAIGN -- Beer is one of the big attractions during "Unofficial" St. Patrick's Day.
SAVANNA -- The state is literally giving away a bridge for free.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some people are having breakfast for dinner since it's National Pancake Day.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some volunteers were working hard to make Christmas dinner for people in need.
CHAMPAIGN -- Members of a church want to make sure no one is alone or hungry on Christmas day.
URBANA -- Drivers are getting an early holiday gift; free parking.
CHAMPAIGN -- Turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes.
NORMAL -- There's a growing movement where people are drastically cutting their grocery bills.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's the first day of business for a new Hardee's Restaurant.