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.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois National Guard recruiter made it to the final round of Ms. Veteran America 2014.
PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Vietnam War veteran and the president of the Pike County Historical Society in western Illinois want to build a museum to display war memorabilia to honor the area’s veterans.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois is creating a non-profit foundation to better help veterans.
VILLA PARK, Ill. (AP) — A plan that aims to make it easier for veterans with disabilities to get a handicapped parking designation is now law.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Actor Gary Sinise is teaming with a suburban Chicago horse racing track to raise money to help veterans.
BARTLETT, Ill. (AP) — A charity based in the Chicago suburbs aims to honor and help American veterans by taking them on fishing trips.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A University of Illinois student and Iraq War veteran is organizing outdoor activities for fellow veterans, especially those with disabilities.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved an expansion of a program that assists military families in Illinois during conflicts or wars.
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