Service Members Rally Around Veteran After Beating Decades after he returned from war, a Chicago-area Vietnam veteran is finally getting the recognition he deserves.
Nearly 40 Years Later, Local Vietnamese Recall Fall Of SaigonThere are over 10,000 Vietnamese who relocated to Chicago in the 1970's and they're remembering what's known as "Black April."
Plainfield Central Plans Vietnam Battle Re-EnactmentIf you're near Plainfield Central High School tomorrow and you hear what sounds like gunfire, officials say you should *not* be alarmed.
Someone You Should Know: Concerned Veterans From VietnamThe last surviving patrol boat from Vietnam is being restored by a group of veterans who remember its importance. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Vietnam Vet With Cancer Might Lose Home Due To Reduced BenefitsThe U.S. Veterans Administration had been helping the Chicago man, but much of that support has stopped, and now he's in the fight of his life.
Some People You Should Know: Staffers, Residents Of Veterans ShelterThe Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans in downtown Wheaton is five years old. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.the Midwest
Soldier Killed In Vietnam To Receive Proper Burial, Nearly 40 Years LaterA soldier from Blue Island who was 17 when he died in Vietnam will be buried with military honors at Arlington National Cemetery this week.
Missing Uptown Woman Found SafeA 29-year-old woman from the Uptown neighborhood has been found safe, after telling her husband she was going to Vietnam, but never getting on the plane.
Vietnam Veterans Plan Iconic Parade Anniversary Chicago area Vietnam veterans gathered today to talk about their plans for June of next year - as they mark 25 years since the city honored Vietnam veterans with a parade.