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In July, Naperville business owner Scott Flak set out to raise money to buy military veterans trackchairs. And with a little help from a story by Michelle Linn-Gust in The Naperville Sun, he raised more than $19,000 in the first three days of the fundraiser.
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Veteran paratroopers and glidermen of the Chicago Chapter of the 82nd Airborne Division Association will host the fourth annual Airborne Day picnic from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Judd Kendall Post 3873 in Naperville.
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Sept. 5 8:45 a.m. |
This one will really go the distance. All 328 feet. Lace up those shoes.
Aug. 22 9:19 a.m. |
Susan Frick Carlman
Major Tim Plackett, 36, is a trauma surgeon and surgical critical care physician in the U.S. Army. He is the Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873 Veteran of the Month.
Aug. 17 11:11 a.m. |
As a Vietnam veteran struggling with PTSD, I am sick and tired of politicians and the public continually saying, “We support our veterans and active duty military.”
Aug. 14 3:33 p.m. |
Naperville resident Greg Dellinger is just one of many local people who want to help veterans, and for a good reason.
Aug. 5 4:14 p.m. |
Every month the Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873 in Naperville chooses a Veteran of the Month for The Naperville Sun. This month's veteran: Arne De Frang, Army Air Corp second lieutenant.
July 28 11:35 a.m. |
Scott Flak, a Naperville resident and owner of Second City Web Design, is launching a fundraising drive to buy a track chair to loan out to disabled veterans.
July 2 8:24 a.m. |
Veterans and family members greeted the All Veteran Parachute Team, led by Mike Elliott, who made his third jump with former president George Bush.
John Leesely was Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873 commander from 1991 to 1993.