Life Goes On: Season 4 (1992 - 1993)
- Season 4 Episode 17: Life Goes On (and On and On)
A bedtime story involves the Thachers in present and future events.
- Season 4 Episode 16: Last Wish
Jesse stabilizes and leaves the hospital, but he and Becca realize they must make a decision about their future.
- Season 4 Episode 15: Bedfellows
Hospitalized Jesse learns from a terminally ill patient; Becca weighs a scholarship from Brown and her desire to stay with Jesse.
- Season 4 Episode 14: Five to Midnight
Doctors try to save Jesse after he goes into cardiac arrest in the emergency room.
- Season 4 Episode 13: Visions
Jesse collapses at a surprise party and is rushed to the hospital.
- Season 4 Episode 12: Lost Weekend
Becca and Jesse consider romantic involvement; Paige copes with feelings for Artie; Libby's mom spends the weekend when her furnace quits.
- Season 4 Episode 11: Incident on Main
Gay-bashers target Jesse, whose blood is smeared on Becca's hands.
- Season 4 Episode 10: Choices
Paige's pregnancy pleases everyone but Michael, which brings her to a tough decision.
- Season 4 Episode 9: Happy Holidays
As Christmas approaches, Corky grapples with the complexities of marriage.
- Season 4 Episode 8: Udder Madness
Goodman enters a cow in a homecoming queen competition in which Becca reluctantly vies; Paige and Artie remodel a restaurant with a bovine motif.
- Season 4 Episode 7: Babes in the Woods
A camping trip alienates Becca, Jesse and Goodman; a skunk sits on Becca's clothes; Paige and Artie become contractors.
- Season 4 Episode 6: Windows
The couple runs away to a honeymoon after Amanda's parents vow to have the marriage annulled; Becca resents Jill.
- Season 4 Episode 5: Love Letters
Corky and Amanda secretly get a marriage license; Jesse and Becca are attracted to others; Libby's practicality arrests Drew's romanticism.
- Season 4 Episode 4: The Whole Truth
A calendar model comes to life in Corky's fantasy; Paige foils a rape by Becca's English teacher (Leigh J. McCloskey).
- Season 4 Episode 3: Premarital Syndrome
Drew suggests a trial marriage when Corky wants to buy an expensive ring for Amanda.
- Season 4 Episode 2: Exposed
Becca hangs Jesse's revealing portrait of her in the bookstore, to Drew's dismay.
- Season 4 Episode 1: Bec to the Future
Becca imagines herself at 45 having haunting memories of Jesse; Jesse foresees rough times for him and Becca.
Life Goes On: Season 3 (1991 - 1992)
- Season 3 Episode 22: Consenting Adults
The Thachers throw a block party for Paige's wedding; Jesse tells Becca he's moving away with his mother.
- Season 3 Episode 21: Confessions
The accident renders Corky mute and Tyler near death; after an encounter with Michael, Paige wants to move up her wedding.
- Season 3 Episode 20: More Than Friends
With Drew and Libby away, Becca and Jesse plan a party; Kenny proposes to Paige; Tyler and Corky are in a car accident.
- Season 3 Episode 19: Corky's Romance
The parents of Corky's girlfriend try to end their relationship; Becca vies in a scholarship program for the needy.
- Season 3 Episode 18: Hearts and Flowers
Becca proposes to Jesse, then plans a June wedding; Paige asks Kenny to slow down; Becca visits Jesse's hospice.
- Season 3 Episode 17: The Fairy Tale
An assortment of characters answer a personals ad placed in Paige's name; Corky submits Libby's fairy tale to a magazine contest.
- Season 3 Episode 16: The Blues
Drew hires Jesse to get to know him better, but Becca thinks they're spending too much time together.
- Season 3 Episode 15: The Wall
Jesse challenges Becca to live for the moment; Tyler reveals his feelings for Becca; Corky finds an abandoned infant at the theater.
- Season 3 Episode 14: The Room
Libby, Becca and Paige remodel a hidden room upstairs; Becca ponders early graduation's effect on her and Jesse.
- Season 3 Episode 13: Jerry's Deli
Corky advances at the theater, but Drew needs him at the restaurant; Jerry (Ray Buktenica) quits his business.
- Season 3 Episode 12: Struck by Lightning
A bolt of lightning hitting the house affects each family member.
- Season 3 Episode 11: The Smell of Fear
Becca fears visiting hospitalized Jesse; the Thachers cope with the school Christmas pageant.
- Season 3 Episode 10: Triangles
Corky falls for a girl at work; Becca helps Jesse search for the girl who infected him.
- Season 3 Episode 9: Loaded Question
After the house is robbed, Drew considers getting a gun.
- Season 3 Episode 8: Invasion of the Thacher Snatchers
Corky imagines his family as extraterrestrials after seeing an alien movie.
- Season 3 Episode 7: Dueling Divas
Libby's visiting cousin (Patti LuPone in a dual role) exerts her influence on the Thachers.
- Season 3 Episode 6: Life After Death
Becca falls for Jesse, then learns he has tested positive for the HIV virus.
- Season 3 Episode 5: Sweet 16
Becca and Tyler face a decision; Corky gets his first paycheck, then overdraws his account.
- Season 3 Episode 4: Armageddon
Drew's stint as househusband strains the marriage; Becca imagines life with Tyler at age 40.
- Season 3 Episode 3: Out of the Mainstream
Corky offers a classmate study help; fifth-year qualms strain Tyler's relationship with Becca.
- Season 3 Episode 2: Hello, Goodbye
Drew decides not to rebuild; Becca could go to Paris as an exchange student; Paige and Corky get jobs.
- Season 3 Episode 1: Toast
The Thachers face big decisions in the wake of the restaurant's loss.
Life Goes On: Season 2 (1990 - 1991)
- Season 2 Episode 22: Proms and Prams
Libby wonders what life would have been like with an ex-boyfriend (Ben Murphy), then goes into labor.
- Season 2 Episode 21: Lighter Than Air
Libby seeks a better job at the ad agency; Corky and Zoe try to find out who Tyler is dating.
- Season 2 Episode 20: Arthur
Corky befriends another youth with Down's syndrome who must cope with his mother's death.
- Season 2 Episode 19: Ghost of Grandpa Past
The ghost of his grandfather (Bert Remsen) advises Drew on the eve of his restaurant's sale.
- Season 2 Episode 18: Thanks a Bunch, Dr. Lamaze
The impending birth prompts personality changes in Drew; Becca pens a scathing article on school athletes.
- Season 2 Episode 17: Corky's Travels
Visiting Paige in Chicago, Corky finds himself at loose ends in the city when her car breaks down.
- Season 2 Episode 16: Head Over Heels
Becca has a crush on her gym teacher; Gina moves out after Drew disapproves of a younger beau.
- Season 2 Episode 15: Last Stand in Glen Brook
To her father's chagrin, Becca protests a record-store owner's (Quincy Jones) arrest for selling obscene material.
- Season 2 Episode 14: The Bigger Picture
Corky can't accept his teacher's taking another job; tension mounts between Gina and her mother.
- Season 2 Episode 13: Isn't It Romantic?
Cupid's arrow strikes Becca and a classmate, Paige and her beau, Libby's boss and Gina, and Hans the cook.
- Season 2 Episode 12: The Bicycle Thief
Corky wants to compete in a bicycle marathon.
- Season 2 Episode 11: The Buddy
A friend advises Drew how to make fast money; Becca has trouble sharing her room with her cousin.
- Season 2 Episode 10: Libby's Sister
Libby's sister (Mary Page Keller) and niece come to help during Libby's final stages of pregnancy.
- Season 2 Episode 9: A Thacher Thanksgiving
Corky imagines the Thachers at the first Thanksgiving; Drew meets a down-and-out former classmate.
- Season 2 Episode 8: La Dolce Becca
A fast crowd fascinates Becca; Drew gets a surprise after saving a customer from choking.
- Season 2 Episode 7: Chicken Pox
Libby must run everything when Drew, Becca and Corky contract chicken pox.
- Season 2 Episode 6: Halloween
Corky won't remove his mask at a Halloween party; being alone in the house spooks Becca.
- Season 2 Episode 5: The Banquet Room Renovation
Corky is jealous of a boy doing work on the restaurant; a dog-food account tries Libby.
- Season 2 Episode 4: Becca and the Band
Becca manages Tyler's band; Libby mulls going back to her old job; guest Ray Buktenica.
- Season 2 Episode 3: The Visitor
Libby's ambivalence about pregnancy affects Corky.
- Season 2 Episode 2: Corky and the Dolphins
In Hawaii: Corky befriends a dolphin; Becca falls for a surfer; Drew and Libby meet an unusual couple.
- Season 2 Episode 1: Honeymoon From Hell
Raffle-winner Corky sends his parents on a Hawaiian honeymoon.
Life Goes On: Season 1 (1989 - 1990)
- Season 1 Episode 22: The Spring Fling
Becca winds up with two dates for the spring formal.
- Season 1 Episode 21: With a Mighty Heart
Drew learns why his father (Pat Hingle) joined the Peace Corps.
- Season 1 Episode 20: Save the Last Dance for Me
Becca's aged dance teacher (Viveca Lindfors) must enter a nursing home.
- Season 1 Episode 19: Becca and the Underground Newspaper
Becca zealously reports a story about a janitor with a record, in the school paper.
- Season 1 Episode 18: Pig O' My Heart
Corky adopts a pig to fill the void of Paige's leaving.
- Season 1 Episode 17: It Ain't All It's Cracked Up to Be
Becca vies with a dreaded rival for scholarship money in a beauty pageant.
- Season 1 Episode 16: Corky Rebels
Corky's rebellion shocks all; a community benefit show reunites Libby and an obnoxious rival.
- Season 1 Episode 15: Brothers
Drew and Corky encourage a boy with Down's syndrome to compete in the Special Olympics, against his father's wishes.
- Season 1 Episode 14: The Return of Uncle Richard
Drew's free-spirited brother arrives for a family funeral; the wake unsettles Corky.
- Season 1 Episode 13: Thacher and Henderson
At a high-school reunion, Drew encounters a former friend who involved him in a bad business deal.
- Season 1 Episode 12: Corky's Crush
Corky experiences his first crush; Libby's parents say they're splitting up.
- Season 1 Episode 11: Pets, Guys and Videotape
Paige goes to work for a short-tempered veterinarian.
- Season 1 Episode 10: Ordinary Heroes
Drew faces a career decision; Libby and Drew counsel the parents of a newborn with Down's syndrome.
- Season 1 Episode 9: Corky Witnesses a Crime
Equipment manager Corky sees the coach (Denis Arndt) hit a player.
- Season 1 Episode 8: Call of the Wild
Drew goes to work on a housing project that would desecrate a sacred Indian burial ground.
- Season 1 Episode 7: Paige's Mom
Libby suspects the intentions of Drew's ex-wife, who offers to take Paige to live in London.
- Season 1 Episode 6: Paige's Date
Drew thinks he fixed Paige up with the ideal guy.
- Season 1 Episode 5: Becca's First Love
Becca experiences first love; the family experiences the fallout.
- Season 1 Episode 4: Break a Leg, Mom
Corky will take remedial math if Libby auditions for a community revue.
- Season 1 Episode 2: Corky for President
Class-president candidate Corky's sudden popularity changes his relationships.
- Season 1 Episode 1: Pilot
Corky heads for his first day in high school; Becca balks at having Corky in the same class.