CHAMPAIGN -- Around this time of year, many families spend their nights looking at Christmas lights. But a home is missing pieces of its display.
Update: 6:04 pm, 11/10/14, Monday THOMASBORO -- Drivers need to slow down.
URBANA -- Windy and chilly may not be the weather you'd pick to spend the day outside, but these Urbana High School students stuck it out for a good reason.
DANVILLE -- One parent is worried about his son's safety and how he gets to school.
Latest: 6:01 pm, 9/22/14, Monday URBANA -- After losing everything they own in an apartment fire over the weekend, a family is getting the community's help to get back on their feet.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's taken years for one Champaign County woman to reach one of her biggest goals. Now, she's Taking Action to help others follow in her footsteps.
RANTOUL -- It's going to be time to buy school supplies soon enough, but not everyone can afford them.
URBANA -- A group of people is Taking Action against crime in their neighborhood.
ST. JOSEPH -- Some people aren't happy about a new one-way street in town.
Update: 4:58 pm, 4/14/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- People are trying to help neighbors get back on their feet.
CISCO -- A Piatt County family spent years trying to find out why Kayden Wilhelm wasn't feeling well. The diagnosis was just the first step. Now people in the community are trying to help her feel normal again.
Update: 10:04 pm HARRISTOWN -- A grade school principal wasn't going to let a poor health ranking bring her students down.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Chamber of Commerce is Taking Action to get federal funding to help fix and maintain roads.
COLES COUNTY -- Two puppies are back in safe hands after being stolen.
Update: 11:36 pm DANVILLE -- Many residents are complaining about what they call a dangerous intersection, and it appears, city leaders may be listening.
CISSNA PARK -- Spring is rolling in and more kids will be out. People in one town worry about speeders.
GIFFORD -- An area woman has gone through some horrific things in her life.
PAXTON -- People are Taking Action to warn others in the neighborhood.
GIBSON CITY -- They're Taking Action in hopes of finding a cure for a rare disease.
Update: 5:10 pm, 3/10/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two area moms are doing what they can to fill a need.
RANTOUL -- A daycare will be closed again Tuesday and maybe longer.
CHAMPAIGN -- Mayor Don Gerard is urging residents to help prevent flooding.
Update: 10:03 pm URBANA -- The Urbana City Council is Taking Action to investigate concerns about racial profiling.
NEWMAN -- The small town didn't have a grocery store, so using money from her own pocket, a woman opened up shop.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 12/18/13, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- The state is Taking Action to answer complaints about concealed-carry.
Update: 10:23 pm CHAMPAIGN -- WCIA-3 News teamed up with the United Way for a Tornado Relief Drive.
GIFFORD -- Teenagers are helping storm victims. Instead of getting on the bus and going to school, students from Armstrong-Potomac headed here instead.
CHAMPAIGN -- Victims and recycling centers are doing what they can to stop copper theft.
URBANA -- Parents are Taking Action to make sure children get to and from school safely.
Update: 4:50 pm, 11/12/13, Tuesday BEMENT -- A Piatt County community has donated hundreds of pounds of food for the hungry.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police say they've noticed an uptick in bike thefts this fall. But one man's awareness and his willingness to take action are helping.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area high school teacher fighting cancer got some unexpected support from her students.
SPRINGFIELD -- Two suburban Chicago moms saw the tragic events that took place in Newtown, CT, last year and decided to take action.
SPRINGFIELD -- Hundreds of thousands of Americans are outraged over the government shutdown.
LUDLOW -- A group of people in Champaign County have a plan to keep their community safe.
SPRINGFIELD -- Teachers have a new tool to help students stay healthy.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- September is National Hunger Action Month and UI students are Taking Action.
DECATUR -- A Macon County woman is Taking Action showing women and children how to stay safe.
TOLONO -- An entire community is better for one high school student who is Taking Action.
CHAMPAIGN -- Hospitals can be cold and sometimes lonely, but inside Christie Clinic, one woman is spreading warmth and love.
Update: 4:28 pm, 9/16/13, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- City leaders are making changes to keep kids safe going to and from school.
CHAMPAIGN -- One group is Taking Action to help seniors suffering from Alzheimer's.
Update: 4:15 pm, 8/27/13, Tuesday URBANA -- A teen who was Taking Action to find her mom's stolen car, got it back.
CHAMPAIGN -- A UI police officer is helping give the Gift of Life.
URBANA -- Getting kids ready to go back to school can be stressful for parents.
STATE LINE CITY, IN -- Several people in her community were without water for days, but instead of waiting for help, she took matters into her own hands.
NEOGA -- Morgan Miller has been in the hospital since Friday after a medical condition nearly killed her.
CHAMPAIGN -- People around town want the gunfire to stop after an outburst of gang violence this weekend.
URBANA -- A woman who used to live in Central Illinois and Oklahoma is back home in Michigan after helping tornado survivors.
DANVILLE -- Area nurses asked for your support to help the victims of the Oklahoma tornado, and you more than stepped up.