WAPELLA -- Authorities are investigating the theft of more than $1,000 from an elderly victim.
The amount of children living with grandparents is increasing. Cheryl Bautch of Family Services joins us to talk about about some the special challenges grandparents might face -- and some places they can get help in dealing with them.
CHAMPAIGN -- A group of seniors enjoyed a special visitor.
URBANA -- Some senior citizens are getting a lesson on being connected.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Research shows owning a pet can help you stay healthy.
Update: 10:08 pm, 10/25/13, Friday URBANA -- Some fans put in a lot of work to be in the Illini's homecoming parade.
URBANA -- There's been a lot of attention on health and healthcare lately.
URBANA -- It isn't just students helping students. One senior citizen center is doing the same thing.
SPRINGFIELD -- An elderly woman comes face-to-face with a criminal, but her husband isn't having any of it.
DEWITT COUNTY -- A Central Illinois community is dialing up a new program to keep the elderly safe.
LINCOLN -- A senior center destroyed in a fire has a new location to set up shop.
HOOPESTON -- People are grateful for the friends they're making in their new home.
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MCLEAN COUNTY -- The name of the man found dead in a pond on his property in rural Lexington has been released.
CHAMPAIGN -- Youth and wisdom met Wednesday at Barkstall Elementary School.
CHICAGO -- Illinois ranks 37th in the country when it comes to senior health.
SPRINGFIELD -- An at-home care program for seniors is strapped for cash and advocates hope to find a way to get more money.
CHAMPAIGN -- A cancer patient's final wish was granted Friday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Thousands of seniors around the state rely on a program to help them live on their own instead of in nursing homes.
URBANA -- Senior citizens are getting a lesson in technology.
CHAMPAIGN -- As Heart Month comes to a close, we're reminded it's never too late to make a healthy transformation.
URBANA -- The Clark-Lindsey Village is planning an expansion for senior living.
ST. JOSEPH -- People will soon have a new place to spend their golden years.
CHAMPAIGN -- A volunteer program is benefiting those who need and those who give.
SPRINGFIELD -- Thousands of seniors could be forced into nursing homes because of state budget cuts.
SAVOY -- In the last several months, there have been three fires at the Parkview Senior Apartments.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you have elderly parents, there's a new warning for you.
DECATUR -- Driving courses aren't just for new drivers.
HOOPESTON -- A group of senior citizens is settling into a new home.
URBANA -- Some grade-schoolers were treated to brand new supplies Friday.
SPEEDWAY, IN -- Police have issued a Silver Alert for a man from an Indianapolis suburb.
DECATUR -- Volunteering might not be Number 1 on everyone's to-do list, but you're about to meet a couple who makes it a daily priority.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is doing more to protect the rights of seniors.