Posts Tagged ‘Veterans’
A local lawmaker says he’s pleased at the committees he’s been assigned to as part of his first term in the Illinois Legislature.
The ‘Shave For The Brave’ organization is sponsoring a fundraising event called ‘Bags And Bands’.
‘Shave For The Brave’ is an organization that raises money for the Quad Cities Honor Flight. The Honor Flight sends WWII and Korean War veterans as well as terminally ill Vietnam vet to Washington DC to see all of the respective war memorials. Crystal Wilson and Christy Wingo joined us to talk about the organization and the event on the WGIL Morning News.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois veterans with disabilities will be eligible for more property tax exemptions under a law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn.
The job fair might have been smaller than in year’s past, but the idea was still the same.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois treasurer Dan Rutherford is again trying to reunite veterans and their families with lost military medals, ribbons, dog tags and paperwork left in unclaimed safe-deposit boxes.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The overseer of federal outpatient clinics for veterans in central Illinois says sudden short-staffing at the Springfield site is posing “unprecedented” challenges in meeting patient demands.