CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The holidays mark the passage of time in our lives and the important milestones can be stressful and emotional.
CHAMPAIGN -- It may be getting warmer this weekend, but signs of the holidays are still popping up.
CHAMPAIGN -- People can throw caution to the wind over the holidays. We're talking spending, eating, even drinking.
CHAMPAIGN -- The holidays aren't just stressful for adults; they can be stressful for kids too.
CHAMPAIGN -- With the excitement and stress of the holidays approaching, a lot of people will suffer a lack of sleep.
CHAMPAIGN -- While some kids are just getting their candy for the first time Friday night, others kicked off holiday shopping.
NATIONAL -- The holiday season is around the corner and, for many, it's time to get started on gift shopping.
CHAMPAIGN -- People are working to send something special to troops overseas.
CHAMPAIGN -- Five women are sharing a new home for the holidays. They started as strangers. But for the last two months, they've been working toward a common goal: dropping their dependency on drugs or alcohol and reconnecting with their families.
CHAMPAIGN -- Four families will have new homes for the holidays. They've all been a part of the Women In Transition program. After all they have gone through, the families are hoping to get a little stability.