U.S. Senator Mark Kirk is pushing for the State Department to help Korean-Americans reunite with their families members still back in North Korea, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
The newly-identified remains of a soldier who died in combat during the Korean War have been brought home to McHenry for burial.
With the help of their canes, walkers, and wheelchairs, a group of 55 Korean War veterans attended a memorial service at Kennedy Park in the Morgan Park neighborhood.
An Englewood man who served in the Air Force during the Vietnam and Korean wars said he’s overwhelmed by the generosity of volunteers who recently fixed up his house.
CHICAGO (AP) – The Navy Pier in Chicago may be in line for a new attraction: a temporary museum about the Korean War.