ILLINOIS -- More than 700 inmates in the state are over 65-years old.
MAHOMET-SEYMOUR -- Graduation day will have a new feel for Mahomet-Seymour students and their families.
Sexting is now something many teenagers are getting caught up in, but it's also crossing generations.
More than 15 million family and friends are living with or loving someone suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
Caring for seniors can change drastically when Alzheimer's or dementia is involved.
When it comes to choosing a place for your senior family member to live, there are a lot of options which can be confusing.
It's estimated about 100,000 seniors in the state are elder abuse victims. Sometimes the abuse is intentional, while other times it occurs when a caregiver becomes overwhelmed.
ILLINOIS -- The state is among the worst in the country when it comes to nursing home care. It got an "F."
CHAMPAIGN -- With so many baby boomers aging, the topic of senior care is not only getting attention from healthcare providers, but family members of seniors as well.
ILLINOIS -- Help for seniors is available.
URBANA -- A group focused on helping seniors is looking for help.
ILLINOIS -- A camera could help catch those who abuse the most vulnerable.
ILLINOIS -- Discounted hunting and fishing licenses for senior citizens aren't ready.
ILLINOIS -- If you have a loved one cared for by a stranger, you'd want to make sure they're trustworthy.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The sheriff's department is warning of another scam.
GEORGETOWN -- Seniors in Our Town are able to stay young-at-heart thanks to all the activities you can find here.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Too many seniors are getting hurt in their own homes, but some quick and easy fixes could help avoid those accidents.
ILLINOIS -- More than two million people in the state are 60 or older and there are programs in place to help keep seniors happy and healthy.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers hope to make it easier for seniors to enjoy the great outdoors.
MONTICELLO -- Seniors at Monticello High School jumped for joy Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- One in eight people in the state go hungry. That includes some people you might not expect. That's where Food for Seniors comes in.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The area has a fairly large population of seniors who need help getting food. That's why the Eastern Illinois Foodbank is stepping up to feed them.
Update: 10:11 pm CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- They say, "Listen to your elders." That was Wednesday's lesson for some kids from University Primary School.
ST. JOSEPH -- There will be a big change to graduation at St. Joe-Ogden High School. Not everyone will be able to go.
SPRINGFIELD -- A proposal to give seniors free hunting and fishing licenses could come at a cost.
TILTON -- A fraud scandal cut off medical care for dozens, just when some needed it most.
URBANA -- When you think about Valentine's Day, there's probably a special someone who comes to mind.
CHAMPAIGN -- A group of seniors enjoyed a special visitor.
GEORGETOWN -- Adults will have a chance to add a new skill to their resumes.
DANVILLE -- Through the frigid week, local people have been making sure to check on the elderly in their neighborhoods.
CHAMPAIGN -- Carolers are spreading Christmas cheer to the elderly.
SPRINGFIELD -- More Americans are delaying retirement or thinking about working a different job after they do retire.
URBANA -- There's been a lot of attention on health and healthcare lately.
LUDLOW -- Students are putting their summer to good use.
CHAMPAIGN -- Youth and wisdom met Wednesday at Barkstall Elementary School.
CHICAGO -- Illinois ranks 37th in the country when it comes to senior health.
CHAMPAIGN -- Seniors are brushing up on their defensive driving skills in a class put on by the Champaign County Farm Bureau.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Authorities want you to be aware of a Mother's Day scam.
DECATUR -- Seniors are putting spelling skills to the test.
SPRINGFIELD -- Cuts to Medicaid are leaving some seniors without access to certain healthcare programs.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are working to save an at-home care program for seniors.
SPRINGFIELD -- An at-home care program for seniors is strapped for cash and advocates hope to find a way to get more money.
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.
URBANA -- The Clark-Lindsey Village is planning an expansion for senior living.
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.
CHAMPAIGN -- You'll find the Fighting Illini football team out and about as the season hits its stride.
HOOPESTON -- A group of senior citizens is settling into a new home.