Jackie blows the cover of a reluctant hero; Mike befriends a vagabond who demonstrates considerable expertise in trading commodities.
Mike faces building-code violations for his restaurant when Jackie investigates a dance school suspected of defrauding customers.
A former '60s activist throws a theme party at Mike's restaurant, only to have the time capsule he opens shock the party-goers.
A notorious mobster attempts to coerce Mike into a partnership to use the restaurant as a base for a money-laundering operation.
Jackie suddenly starts receiving attention from a secret admirer about the same time a prowler begins stalking her neighborhood.
Jackie, Mike, an escort-service owner and an unscrupulous local politician help raise funds to build a shelter for abused children.
Mike tries hard to hide his financial woes from Jackie, who endures their separation by playing matchmaker for Barbara and Scotti.
Jackie's TV job offer in New York City and Mike's restaurant franchise on the West Coast put a strain on the couple's relationship.
Jackie interviews a mobster just released after 30 years in prison; Mike becomes chairman of the city's annual restaurant festival.
Jackie's revered mentor arrives in the city to testify before a grand jury; Mike agrees to be a judge in a local beauty competition.
Jackie and Mike find themselves in the role of parents when Mike's separated sister abandons her 13-year-old son at their home.
A famed comedy team frequents one of Mike's restaurants, increasing business; Jackie tries to redirect a graffiti writer's talents.
Hoping that publicity will lead to exoneration, a radical fugitive comes out of hiding after 14 years to tell his story to Jackie.
While Mike reminisces with his old college basketball coach, Jackie writes a column about athletes meeting team eligibility rules.
While Jackie explores the problems of patients in need of heart transplants, Mike plays host to an old musician pal (James Sloyan).
Journalist Jackie Shea (Shelley Hack) and her husband, restaurateur Mike Brennan (Tom Mason), try to find time for each other as Jackie investigates a rape case and Mike opens a new eatery; guests Dennis Farina, Gary Cole, Rosalind Chao.