Alison agrees to let Billy move into her Melrose Place apartment so she can split the rent and avoid getting evicted. Kelly won't stop dropping by Jake's apartment to ask why he hasn't called her. Rhonda goes on a bad date with a vitamin salesman.
Alison gets miffed at her co-worker for stealing her creative ideas. Jake re-hooks up with an old girlfriend and gets involved in a money scam. Rhonda lets Matt down when she bails on cooking chicken for the homeless.
Jane is saddened when an ultrasound reveals that her spawn has no heartbeat. Alison gets angry at Billy for clowning around with her bra in the laundry room. Michael becomes buddies with his new colleague, Dr. Kimberly Shaw.
Jake learns from an ex-girlfriend he has a bio son he never knew he had. Alison freaks out when she's diagnosed with a fibroid tumor, but has no health insurance to cover the cost of the surgery. Billy seeks employment as a department store Santa.
Alison returns home after her surgery and is cared for by Billy. Jake and Jo spend Christmas Day together and find new meaning in the holiday. Michael is bummed when a young gunshot victim admitted to the ER dies.
Alison is traumatized after being carjacked at gunpoint. Amanda invites Billy to move in with her. Rhonda is dismayed when she learns that her former deranged roommate is Terrence's interior decorator.
Alison quits her job at D&D and moves to Seattle with Keith. Billy tires of Amanda's bitchitude and ends their toxic hookup. Michael gets angry at Jane for not telling him about a kiss she got from his buddy Sam.
Billy is mildly devastated when his father dies of a heart attack. Kimberly flirts with Michael when he comes over to her apartment to repair her plumbing. Alison decides that Seattle isn't for her and returns to L.A.
Jake learns that an ex-girlfriend has AIDS and that he (and Jo) may have been exposed to the virus. Alison is elated when she gets her job at D&D back. Billy writes up a fraudulent resume and gets hired at a magazine.