Gov. Pritzker Honors Gold Star Families At Illinois State Fair, Signs Legislation To Improve Services For Servicemembers And VeteransAt the Illinois State Fair on Sunday, there was a salute to veterans, and to Gold Star families who have lost loved ones in military service.
Group Gathers In Humboldt Park To Demand End To Sexual Harassment, Assault In MilitaryServicemembers and civilians gathered in Humboldt Park Saturday to call for an end to sexual harassment and assault in the military.
Road Home Program Offered At Rush Provides Pioneering Treatment For Vets With PTSDThere is now a treatment for PTSD that is being pioneered in Chicago, and a handful of sites around the country.
Immigrant Abruptly Discharged From Military Says It Was Like Getting "Kicked Out Of Your Own Home"Some immigrant recruits and reservists say they've been abruptly discharged without being told why.
Senate Panel Explores Allowing Undocumented Immigrants To Serve In MilitaryU.S. Rep. Bill Foster (D-Illinois) was among those attending the hearing at Phoenix Military Academy on the Near West Side. He said it’s unconscionable that young people who have lived in the U.S. almost their entire lives cannot enlist in the armed forces.