Gov. Pat Quinn and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski flew to Marseilles on Sunday to visit National Guard troops.
Gov. Pat Quinn is sending 95 members of the Illinois National Guard and eight helicopters to Vermont to help with flood relief operations in the wake of Hurricane Irene.
The City of Chicago wants you to help U.S. troops abroad keep in touch with their families.
CBS 2′s Jim Williams spoke with one Chicago soldier for his reaction to the planned troop cutbacks in Afghanistan.
Gov. Pat Quinn wants Illinois school children to make holiday cards for wounded troops overseas.