Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Marine Veteran Uses Lessons From Military To Help Young People One Chicago veteran is taking the lessons he learned in the military and serving young people in tough neighborhoods.
Anti-War Activists, Veterans Call For Less Focus On Military For Veterans Day Some 50 veterans and anti-war activists joined to honor the military in their own way, calling for more help for veterans and less focus on the military, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
City Honoring Veterans At Soldier Field CeremonyAs the nation honors the men and women who have served our country, Chicago hosted a salute Tuesday morning at Soldier Field to pay tribute to those who have worn the uniform.
Veteran’s Day: Honoring the Women Who Wrote Computer Programs to Win WWII
Boers: In Celebration Of The True American HeroesWe all have connections to those who serve our country, and we should never forget them.
Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: November 10th - 16thCheck out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of November 10th-16th.
In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon's 2014 Week of Service Honors WarfightersThe tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.
Emanuel: Veterans 'Should Never Struggle To Find A Home'Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Senator Dick Durbin and military dignitaries at Soldier Field thanking veterans assembled for their service to the nation.
Schools In Marengo Stay Open To Honor VeteransMost students have today off , but not at one suburban high school. In fact, in Marengo hundreds of veterans are going to class along with the kids today.
Chicago Businessman Wants Crowds To Greet Vets Returning On Honor FlightsDavid Hockberg escorted veterans of World War II on a journey to Washington D.C. to see the memorial built in their honor. It’s a free trip for the veterans arranged by Honor flight Chicago several times a year.
Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsWhen the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.