Both Billie and Lou are confronted with the problems of senior citizens. Billie goes undercover in Lakevale Nursing Home to investigate possible neglect. While jogging, Lou befriends a retired hat maker who desperately wants to be useful to society.moreless
Malloy returns from vacation sporting a mustache, but finds it difficult getting his colleagues to accept his new look. A drunk man crashes a small plane, critically injuring his young son. Valuable stamps are stolen from a mansion. A professional sketch artist witnesses a jewelry store robbery. A purse snatcher's slow reflexes prove to be his downfall. A disgruntled housewife makes a poor decision after emptying out her joint savings account.moreless
Malloy and Reed investigate a series of severe beatings of workers at local factories. A wino encounters misfortune after robbing a liquor store for two dollars.
Reed contemplates buying a house, but Malloy thinks he's in no position to be able to afford it. Two drunk middle aged women fight over a man inside his house. A cab driver is robbed by an out-of-towner. A booster-club president is overwhelmed by a bus full of Mexicans who show up at his house and mistake him for someone much more important. A deranged man begins shooting at anyone who passes by his house.moreless
Dave's new client, wealthy older businessman Conrad Bryon, is in love with the Porter, and Mother is smitten with him. He offers to give the Crabtrees his limousine and chauffeur in exchange for the antique car, but Dave says absolutely not. Mother, lovestruck as a schoolgirl, wants her son to make the deal.moreless