CVO: State legislation concerning dental care for vets

The Coalition of Veterans Organizations is trying to get dental care for veterans, because relatively few are able to get this care through the VA. In other words, many veterans are not eligible for VA healthcare, but among those who are, only a fraction are eligible for dental care. Far too many veterans walk around with rotted teeth and other obvious signs of a lack of dental care. Read more [...]

Taft High School of Chicago is in the planning stages for a Veterans memorial

The Taft High School Local School Council at its March 14 (2017) meeting discussed the installation of a veterans memorial on school grounds and the possibility of a new indoor pool. Taft is seeking information about all Veterans who went to Taft. They are particularly interested in learning about former Taft students who gave their lives in service to our country. Read more [...]