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.
MOORE, OK -- It's been over a week since a tornado devastated Moore, Oklahoma, but before residents can rebuild, they have to first clean up.
MOORE, OK -- Thousands have answered the call for help after a deadly tornado ripped through Oklahoma.
MOORE, OK -- Earlier this week, you donated more than $11,000 for the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund for victims of Oklahoma's tornado.
CHAMPAIGN -- Being kind to others is not always a given, but some people are spreading little reminders throughout the community.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Tornado victims in Moore, OK, are getting help from donors in Central Illinois.
DANVILLE -- More people in Central Illinois are reaching out to tornado victims in Oklahoma.
PAXTON -- Oklahoma City is ten hours away, but people in Central Illinois are Taking Action to collect donations and make that drive to bring a piece of home back to victims who lost it all.
CHAMPAIGN -- Red Cross volunteers are Taking Action to help storm victims in Oklahoma.
CHAMPAIGN -- Experts say domestic violence and sexual assault issues have gotten worse over the years and there are many families suffering right here in Central Illinois.
DECATUR -- One police officer risked his life to save another.
CHAMPAIGN -- For one couple, the past few days have been a dream come true.
CHAMPAIGN -- One man says he's fed up with flood waters on his street and he's calling on his neighbors for help.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area principal wants to inspire his students and staff to be healthier.
DANVILLE -- She's a former teacher, a businesswoman and she volunteers with dozens of groups.
CHAMPAIGN -- A Girl Scout Troop is making green by being green.
MILFORD -- A family is starting over after fire destroys their home.
CHAMPAIGN -- Automatic cuts known as Sequestration hit Central Illinois. It could kick thousands of kids out of preschool.
URBANA -- A UI student turns her own family's tragedy into triumph.
URBANA -- A woman says she had a black-market birth.
SPRINGFIELD -- State police have their hands full with FOID card requests, so they count on the courts to filter out anyone who doesn't qualify.
CHAMPAIGN -- State cuts are trickling down and city leaders are doing something about it.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A Tennessee man and his blind dog are home safe, thanks to some generous people in Vermilion County.
WESTVILLE -- A man from Tennessee and his dog have been stuck in Central Illinois for two weeks.
FITHIAN -- A family whose home was destroyed in a fire last week now has somewhere new to live.
GIBSON CITY -- People in and around town helped cover the cost to save the Harvest Moon Drive-In.