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Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16803Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/31/2018 9:11:19 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise, Saturday, June 2, 2018 until Sunset, Monday, June 4, 2018.
IDVA Receives Recent CDC Reporthttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16796IDVA Receives Recent CDC Report5/29/2018 11:30:41 PMSPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA) is providing an update on its water management and remediation efforts at the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy (IVHQ) following the release of the latest Legionella Investigation Report prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16775Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/24/2018 3:50:30 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Noon on Monday, May 28, 2018.
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Hostshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16756Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Hosts5/18/2018 9:37:38 PMSPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) hosted a tribute to Asian American Pacific Islander Veterans today at the Thompson Center in Chicago. The ceremony honored all Asian American Pacific Islander Veterans.
Gov. Rauner announces IDVA leadership transitionhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16751Gov. Rauner announces IDVA leadership transition5/18/2018 6:36:45 PMSPRINGFIELD (May 17, 2018) – Gov. Bruce Rauner announced today Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) Director Erica Jeffries will be leaving IDVA after leading the agency for more than three years. Jeffries is returning to the private sector where she will serve as an executive in a large multinational, Fortune 100 company. Elisabeth Pennix, the current General Counsel at IDVA and Navy veteran will serve as the interim director of the agency until a permanent director is announced.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16718Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/14/2018 4:17:28 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
Combined Veterans' Task Force submits final report to Governor and General Assembly https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16660Combined Veterans' Task Force submits final report to Governor and General Assembly 5/2/2018 3:14:32 PMSPRINGFIELD (May 1, 2018) – The Combined Veterans’ Capital Needs Task Force, created by Governor Bruce Rauner to analyze infrastructure needs and develop key strategies on how to improve the health and safety of residents at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy (IVHQ), has submitted a final report to the Governor and General Assembly.
Honoring Former First Lady Barbara Bushhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16616Honoring Former First Lady Barbara Bush4/20/2018 2:39:40 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from The President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset, Saturday, April 21, 2018.
Honoring Former First Lady Barbara Bushhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=16607Honoring Former First Lady Barbara Bush4/18/2018 2:41:42 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from The President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset, Day of interment.
Norovirus Outbreak At Illinois Veterans' Home In Quincy Overhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=15545Norovirus Outbreak At Illinois Veterans' Home In Quincy Over4/6/2018 5:56:47 PMSPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting that the norovirus outbreak at the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy last month is over. Approximately 20 individuals experienced symptoms for a few days.

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