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Well said, Jody

I’m just going to repeat what former sniper, wounded veteran and now Ottawa City Councillor Jody Mitic said about this story (“Faced with skyrocketing costs and ballooning demand, the federal government is dramatically cutting back the amount of medical marijuana it will cover for veterans… 49 more words

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Brian Clauss, Director JMLS Veterans Clinic, speaks to ISBA Health Care Section Council

The Illinois State Bar Association Health Care Section Council welcomed Brian Clauss, Director of The John Marshall Law School Veterans Clinic at its council meeting on November 18. 291 more words

Healthcare The The Law

Helping Veterans with Long Term Care Costs

By: Jane-Marie Schaeffer, Esq.

On Veteran’s Day, we honor those who have served our country.  Our government offers many benefits to veterans to repay them for their service, one of which is assistance with paying for long-term care costs.  537 more words

Proud to Be an American

Did you know that the man determined to be the “Father of Veterans Day” is from Alabama?  As a tribute to our Veterans, I thought I would include a little bit of history.  373 more words

Veterans Day: Serving Those Who Served

As we well know, November 11 is Veterans Day. But it wasn’t always called that. At the end of WWI, President Woodrow Wilson declared November 11 as the first Armistice Day with the following words: “To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory.” Not until June 1, 1954 did President Dwight D. 467 more words

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You are invited to Calumet Park Cemetery's Veterans Day Cememony...

Please join with us in honoring our nations veterans on Friday, November 11 at 11:00 A.M. at Calumet Park Cemetery.  It will be held indoors so bring the family and show your support and appreciation.   27 more words

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Halloween of 1994 American Eagle Flight 4184 plane crash in Roselawn remembered

Theresa Ann Severin, shown above, wrote a truly amazing account of the events before and after the doomed American Eagle flight back in 1994.  Terri lost her sister Patricia and her nephew, Patrick Henry on that day.  340 more words

Calumet Park Cemetery In Merrillville Indiana