After Unexpected Gift, Montford Point Marines Saving Their Once-Endangered Chapter Hall In EnglewoodThe Montford Point Marine Association has been given the go-ahead to start the road to recovery for a deteriorating veterans hall founded by the nation’s first black Marines.
North Chicago Marine Corps Recruiter Charged With Sexual AssaultAccording to the Lake County Sheriff's Office, Alexander Louis, 27, has been arrested and charged with felony sexual assault.
Illinois Marine Among Refueling Plane Crew Killed In Crash With Fighter Jet Off Japan CoastA young man from Illinois was among five U.S. Marines killed last week, when their refueling plane collided with a fighter jet off the southern coast of Japan.
Marine Killed In WWII In 1943 To Be Buried At Arlington Cemetery"It’s absolutely wonderful. I feel very proud that I’ve been able to be part of this to bring him home," Jeri Heise said.
Marine Killed In WWII To Be Buried In ElginMarine Corps Pfc. Roland Schaede was 19 when he was killed in the Battle of Tarawa in 1943 on the Gilbert Islands in the Pacific.
Toys For Tots Falling Short On DonationsToys for Tots is concerned it won't be able to deliver gifts to all the children who asked for a toy this year.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Dr. Kenneth D. DunnFor U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Dr. Kenneth D. Dunn, serving in the military taught him to value something greater than himself.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Wade SpannFor U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Wade Spann, serving in the military gave him the discipline he needed to realize his ambition of going to college.
2 Investigators: Details On Suspected Serial Killer’s Military Service Released CBS 2 has obtained some new details today from Darren Vann's official military personnel file, from 1991 until his departure 19 months later.
Horror Of PTSD Puts One Marine Mom On A Mission Of MercyAfter losing her son, suburban mom is on a mission of mercy.
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.
Marine Reservists Return Home To Joliet From AfghanistanThere were tears of joy and sighs of relief in Joliet on Sunday as more than three dozen Marine reservists were welcomed home from Afghanistan.
More Than 8,000 Ride In Toys For Tots Motorcycle ParadeMild temperatures in the 50s over the weekend contributed to one of the largest Toys for Tots annual motorcycle parade in the past several years.
Funeral Held For Fallen Marine From ChicagoA funeral service was held Wednesday for a U.S. Marine from Chicago who was killed in Afghanistan earlier this month.