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Hosting the Enemy: Our WW II Pow camps
Orland Park resident and curious CPA Bill Healy describes himself as a World War II history buff, but he recalls a moment not long ago when his enthusiasm for the subject outstripped his knowledge of it.
West Elsdon vet recalls squadron duty
Edward Bencik remembers all so well his active duty in World War II. However, not much has been written or spoken about the Second Emergency Rescue Squadron, the Army Air Corps unit he was a member of.
Two people struck by Metra trains
Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile said the incident occurred at Main Street near the station about 5:45 p.m. Train No.
Jazz trio to perform in Libertyville
Jazz will be celebrated Sunday, Nov. 24, during the Jazz Vespers program at The St. Lawrence Episcopal Church, 125 W. Church St., Libertyville, the church said in a news release.
Holiday help and hope for our Heroes drive
A holiday help and hope for our Heroes drive has been organized by Fort Sheridan Place, in Highwood, to collect new or gently used winter coats, jackets, hats and gloves as well as non-perishable food and personal care items for homeless veterans.