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Veterans find educational home at Oakton 2012-11-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 8, 2012 , p. 5 Oakton Community College, Armed Forces - Veterans, Donahue, Vince
Jewish World War II vets drive new exhibit 2012-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2012 , p. 7 Museums, Armed Forces - Veterans, Ours to Fight For: American Jews in the Second World War, War - World War II (WWII), Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
Group sends veterans to Washington for day 2009-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 2009, p. 11 Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Abramsons, Irv, Honor Flight Chicago, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Community Center 2007-01-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 11, 2007, p. 7 Troy, John J., Armed Forces - Veterans, Scholarships and fellowships, Gockenbach, Warren, Afandiyeva, Mary, Varallo, Joseph, Employment
Wounded WWII veteran rescued by Jimmy Stewart 2006-04-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 2006, p. 82 Armed Forces - Veterans, Ray, Strauss, Raphael, Death
Friends bring medals to a very modest man 2005-06-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 23, 2005, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Caplan, Aaron, Awards, prizes, etc.
Documentary looks at Vietnam War through eyes of veterans 2005-06-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 2, 2005, p. 6 Stolen Valor, Armed Forces - Veterans, Illinois Future Problem Solvers, Public School District 72 - Student activities, War - Vietnam War, Fairview South School, Glasser, Ariel
American Legion to share space with VFW 2004-03-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 4, 2004, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Remembering our veterans 2003-11-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 13, 2003, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day
Monument to be rededicated 2003-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 2003, p. 7 Armed Forces - Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day, Veteran's Memorial, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Park District sells former teen center 2003-10-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 2003, p. 3 Bode, Jack, Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Legion, parks settle lockout 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. 9 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Lockout ends, but at a price 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. 18 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Legion, parks in talks 2003-04-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 2003, p. 14 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Evicted veterans may have ally in newest Skokie Park Dist. commissioner 2003-04-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 10, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Alter, Michael, Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Board upholds legion lockout 2003-04-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 2003, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park Board, American Legion Hall
Skokie Park Dist.'s pledge to flag: meaningless words 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Skokie Park Dist. votes to keep vets out 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
What is the Skokie Park District thinking? 2003-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Veterans, still locked out, sue Skokie park dist. 2003-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Locked-out legion sues park district 2003-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 2003, p. 3 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Treatment of vets deplorable 2003-02-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 27, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Skokie veterans evicted from HQ by Park Dist. 2003-02-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 27, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Post needs a home 2003-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 2003, p. 16 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Legion to fight eviction by Park District 2003-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 2003, p. 7 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall
Parks look to clear Spot site 2003-02-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 2003, p. 10 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers, Skokie Youth Foundation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
WWII vet gets high school diploma 2002-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 2002, p. 5 Codell, Neil, Armed Forces - Veterans, Schools - High schools, Heinz, Henry, Niles North High School, Luebcke, Christine, Poulsom, Linda
Parks to sell teen center 2002-05-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 2002, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Real estate, American Legion, Peyer, Peter, Skokie Park District, Spot, The, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall, Bode, Jack, Armed Forces - Veterans
Theft of veteran's identity from discharge papers is no urban myth 2002-02-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 21, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, Crime and criminals - Fraud, Triggs, Marcia
Students make vets valentines 2002-02-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 14, 2002, p. 9 Holidays and celebrations - Valentine's Day, Armed Forces - Veterans, Public School District 69 - Student activities, Komen, Carol, Madison School
Panel OKs house plans for VFW post property 2002-01-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 2002, p. 11 Real estate, Luke, Paul, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Gallego, Enrique, Krier, Tim, Housing - Single family homes, Gordon, Lloyd, Feldner, Duane, Porter, Sol, Armed Forces - Veterans, Peyer, Peter, Skokie Plan Commission
Legion Post awaits word on fate of headquarters 2001-12-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 2001, p. 3 Bode, Jack, American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall
Ranks of honor guards dwindling 2001-11-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 8, 2001, p. 5 Bick, Sidney, Stoneking, Dan, Armed Forces - Veterans, Fox, Dianne, Neiweem, Ralph, Neiweem, Ralph, Jr.
Pearl Harbor vet recalls confusion, shock onshore 2001-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2001, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Hancock, James
Local veteran named Man of the Year 2000-02-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 3, 2000, p. 79 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Awards, prizes, etc., Baity, Mel
Poor plan for veterans 1999-11-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 18, 1999, p. 14 Health care, Armed Forces - Veterans, Editorial
Most local vets pay own way 1999-04-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 22, 1999, p. 9 Health care, Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion
Don't forget the veterans 1999-04-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 22, 1999, p. 18 Health care, Armed Forces - Veterans, Editorial
An America hero : Mario Tonelli is a survivor and then some 1998-07-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 1998, p. 94 Tonelli, Mario, Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Motts
USS Yorktown discovery sparks survivor's memories 1998-06-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 11, 1998, p. 19 Armed Forces - Veterans, Sanes, Joe, War - World War II (WWII)
A time to remember 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 18 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Memorial Day, Editorial
Teen Center new directors, study OK'd 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. 5 Alexander, Deborah, Haben, John W., Skokie Park District, Skokie Youth Foundation, Williams and Associates Architects, Teen Center, Gould, Diane, American Legion Hall, Faidley, Teresa A., Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers
A talk with Ronelli on the price of freedom 1997-12-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 4, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Tonelli, Mario, Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Bataan Death March, Motts
Peacetime duties : ON Veterans Day, remember those who serve 1997-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 1997, p. 19 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day, Editorial
A salute to veterans 1997-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 1997, p. 18 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day, Editorial
War and remembrance : Four local veterans reflect on how the battle lines have shifted in the 50 years since they fought overseas for their country 1997-11-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Schremser, Bernie, Armed Forces - Veterans, Wojtasek, Matt, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day, Beusse, Walter, Haring, Bob
D-day vets honored by Normandy 1997-10-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 1997, p. 5 Goldsmith, Edward, Armed Forces - Veterans, Reiss, Lester, Silver, Sidney, Awards, prizes, etc.
Parks buy Legion hall for teen center 1997-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1997, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Poppy Day : Red flowers stir memories of vets' sacrifice 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 19 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Memorial Day, Editorial
Vets want history recounted 1996-11-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 7, 1996, p. 19 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Veterans Day, Editorial
Parade to mark JWV centennial 1996-04-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 25, 1996, p. 10 Armed Forces - Veterans, Parades, Anniversaries and birthdays, Organizations and societies, Jewish War Veterans (JWV)
After 50 years, hero rewarded 1995-08-31 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 31, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, Bronze Star, Awards, prizes, etc., Naftulin, Henry
Veterans programs' critics forgetting nation's debt to defenders 1995-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 1995, p. 17 Government - U.S., Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Editorial
Jewish War Veteran chief experiences special year 1995-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 1995, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, Hymes, David, War - World War II (WWII), Religion - Judaism, Jewish War Veterans (JWV)
A black sheep is decorated - finally 1995-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 1995, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Marine Fighter Squadron 214 (Black Sheep), Hill, Jim, Awards, prizes, etc.
Bulge' vets fought through thick and thin 1994-12-15 Art Lipski recounts his memories of the Battle of the Bulge. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 15, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, Lipski, Art, War - World War II (WWII)
Vets honored in ceremony, dedication 1994-11-17 Area Jewish veterans were honored in a dedication. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 17, 1994, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Awards, prizes, etc.
Veteran of many battles helps others in day-to-day struggle 1994-11-10 War veteran Henry Hudgens won the Veteran of the Year Award at Skokie Meadows. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 10, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Hudgens, Henry, Veteran of the Year, Awards, prizes, etc.
16229 1994-06-02 Local veterans recall D-Day. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 2, 1994, p. 81 Armed Forces - Veterans, D-Day, War - World War II (WWII)
Skokie D-Day vet reveals fear, wickedness of war 1994-06-02 D-Day veteran Les Reiss recalls his war-time experiences. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 2, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, War - World War II (WWII), Reiss, Lester
Israeli war veterans share local homes 1993-08-05 Israeli war veterans have been visiting suburban Jewish homes. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 5, 1993, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Religion - Judaism
On the Moving Wall, every name tells a story 1990-07-19 The Moving Wall, listing over 56,000 Americans killed or missing in Vietnam, was displayed at Oakton Park from July 11-17. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 19, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 8 Armed Forces - Veterans, Oakton Park, War - Vietnam War
Replica of Vietnam Wall coming to Skokie park 1990-05-24 A traveling replica of the Vietnam War Memorial, half the size of the memorial in Washington D.C., will be displayed in Oakton Park July 11 through 17. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 1990, p. 5 Art, Armed Forces - Veterans, Oakton Park, Vietnam War Memorial
Veterans' community loses women's memorial crusader 1989-12-14 Jean Estka Berding, a Skokie resident and former army nurse, who tirelessly motivated a national memorial for women in military service, died on November 29. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 14, 1989, p. 8 Armed Forces - Veterans, Berding, Jean Estka, Death
No Title 1989-06-03 AMVETS has chartered Illinois' first nursing home-based veterans group at Skokie Meadows II. The 111 resident nursing home at 4600 W. Golf Road has some 80 veterans. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, June 3, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, Organizations and societies, Skokie Meadows II, AMVETS
News digest 1989-05-25 Residents who died in America's wars will be honored this Memorial Day at three Village cemeteries and at the Veteran's Memorial. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 1989, p. 4 Armed Forces - Veterans, Holidays and celebrations - Memorial Day, Veteran's Memorial
Cage tells painful POW experience 1989-05-04 Mike Schiff, a Skokie resident, has built a replica of the prisoner-of-war cage in which he was held prisoner during his tour of duty in Vietnam. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1989, p. 7 Armed Forces - Veterans, Schiff, Mike, War - Vietnam War
Wartime toil honored at last 1989-01-26 Skokie resident Jerome Cascino, former Merchant Marine, says he is proud of his wartime service and very happy about finally being considered a veteran. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 26, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, Cascino, Jerome
News Digest: A veteran's memorial 1988-02-18 A veteran's memorial will stand in front of the flagpoles on the Village Hall's front lawn. Plans for the memorial were approved by village trustees on February 15. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1988, p. 4 Armed Forces - Veterans, Skokie Board of Trustees, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Resident pushes for monument on 'green 1987-05-07 A memorial to war veterans has been approved by Skokie officials but the location of the monument has yet to be determined. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 7, 1987, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Local Vets groups push for tax exempt status 1986-10-16 Veteran organizations in Skokie and Lincolnwood are trying to get tax exempt status. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 1986, p. 5 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Organizations and societies, Czaja, Ed, Taxation
Vets cancel Memorial Day parade 1986-05-15 Veterans cite lack of money as the reason for canceling the Memorial Day parade. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 15, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Parades, Holidays and celebrations - Memorial Day
Cemetery visit not 'Jewish issue 1985-04-28 The Holocaust Memorial Foundation is one of a variety of religious institutions and war veteran organizations urging President Reagan to change his plans to visit a German military cemetery at which as many as 49 Waffen SS Nazis are buried. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 28, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Armed Forces - Veterans, Organizations and societies, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois
Plan salute for veterans 1983-11-03 Veterans and those currently serving in the military will be saluted at the Albert J. Smith Activities Center on November 11. The News, Thursday, November 3, 1983, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Skokie vet awarded bronze star 1974-12-12 Vietnam Veteran Tom Francisco was awarded the bronze star. The News, Thursday, December 12, 1974, p. 14 Armed Forces - Veterans, Francisco, Tom, Awards, prizes, etc.