CBS Radio Helps Serve Veterans With Launch Of National Site ‘ConnectingVets.com’“Serving those who served” - the content is devoted solely to military veterans and their families.
Second Annual "Operation Help-A-Hero" Kicks Off Memorial WeekendThis Memorial Day weekend, the City of Chicago, 19th Ward Alderman Matthew O’Shea and the Chicago Park District are kicking off the second annual “Operation Help-A-Hero” drive to support formerly homeless veterans.
Valor Games For Wounded Vets Not Returning This SummerFor the past six summers, veterans have competed in the Valor Games in Chicago. But this year, the Park District's grant was denied.
Vietnam Veterans Honored At 'Thank You' Event At College of DuPageThe Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs put on the first of several “thank you” events for Vietnam veterans.
A Mixed Income Apartment Aims To Give Vets PriorityA Jefferson Park mixed income apartment building is looking to give veterans housing priority, but is receiving some community backlash.
Program Pairs Military Veterans, Dogs That Need Forever HomesVeterans with PTSD got matched with service dogs having trouble finding a forever home. WBBM's Michele Fiore reports.
Cemetery Making Sure Civil War Vets Get Proper MemorialsFor more than a decade, a cemetery on the Far South Side has been working to make sure buried Civil War veterans do not go forgotten.
Berwyn Group Looking For WWII Veterans To Honor Next WeekNavy veteran Tony Ward Sr. becomes emotional as he explains he’s doing it to honor his brothers.
Army Veterans "Stoked" To Get Service Dogs To Help Cope With PTSDTwo veterans struggling to deal with life after the military have received some help in the form of service dogs.
Chicago Veterans, Gold Star Families Blast TrumpRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump continued to face heated backlash Thursday for his attacks on the family of a fallen veteran, and for accepting a Purple Heart as a gift from a retired Army colonel.
City Collecting Donated Household Goods For Formerly Homeless VetsA program to help formerly homeless veterans with household supplies was nearing its halfway point Tuesday, and the alderman behind the effort said Chicagoans have been coming through.
Local Veterans Angry Over Secretary Bob McDonald's 'Disney' RemarksLocal veterans expressed anger on Tuesday after the head of the Veteran’s Affairs compared long wait times at VA hospitals to lines for amusement rides and Disney.