Week of June 17 to 23, 2012 - DeKalb Daily Chronicle Photos

Kyle Bursaw – kbursaw@shawmedia.com

Simon Wlodarski (front), chief of staff for the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs, and Steven Kreitzer recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the very beginning of a press conference where DeKalb resident Kreitzer was presented with the Veteran of the Month Award from the IDVA on Monday, June 18, 2012.