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.
Gov. Pritzker Honors Veterans At Illinois State FairIt was a special day at the Illinois State Fair, as men and women who served our country were honored.
Rules To Waive City Sticker Fee For Veterans Draw Complaints; 'Cut The Mediocrity'It’s a program meant to help military veterans in Chicago save money on city vehicle stickers, but CBS 2 Morning Insider Vince Gerasole found that might not be the case.
Queen Of Hearts Raffle: No Jackpot Winner This Round In McHenry CountyAfter a nine-month break, the McHenry County VFW Queen of Hearts raffle is back, but nobody picked up the big prize in Tuesday night's drawing.
'It's All For The Vets': Test Your Luck With The Queen Of Hearts Raffle In McHenryAfter a 9 month break, the Queen of Hearts raffle is back and tickets are going fast.
Operation Game On Gets Vets Back In The Swing Of ThingsUp to 20% of combat veterans struggle with PTSD. Programs like Operation Game On offer new hope. It helps rehabilitate wounded warriors by fitting them with clubs and gear and providing free golf lessons.
'Run For The Brave' Raised Money For Wounded Veterans On Memorial Day WeekendHundreds of runners stepped out in the south suburbs to honor veterans this Memorial Day weekend.
Illinois Vietnam Veterans Honored With 50-Year PinVeterans of the Vietnam War were honored and thanked during a ceremony at Jesse Brown Veteran's Health Care System in Chicago.
South Barrington Residents Worry About Proposed Veterans CemeteryThe National Cemetery Administration said it conducted a comprehensive search, but the South Barrington mayor said the village was left out.
Charity Provides Veterans With Food For ThanksgivingMore than 1,000 veterans and their families will have meals on their tables thanks to this year's Caring Patriots food drive.
Proposed Veterans Cemetery In Illinois Raises Noise ConcernsThe U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hopes to acquire 15 acres in South Barrington to extend the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.
Chicago Wolves To Pack 100,000 Meals For 'Military Appreciation Weekend'The Chicago Wolves, players and staff, will join volunteers to create and pack 100,000 meals, for veterans in need.
Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers Headline Veterans FundraiserThe event produced by the New York Comedy Festival is the brainchild of festival founders Caroline Hirsch, Andrew Fox and ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff, who was nearly killed during a 2006 attack in Iraq while embedded with U.S. troops.
Jeff Bezos Donates $10 Million To Veterans Super PACBezos has made political contributions, including a $2.5 million donation in 2012 to help uphold the state's same-sex marriage law, but none this large.
More Than 130,000 Injured Vets Due Big Tax Refunds Thanks To Computer GlitchThe government is now trying to help veterans or their survivors recover these old overpayments, each of which is expected to result in refunds of $1,750 or more.