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Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS Team Up with Corazon Community Services to Heighten HIV Awareness in Berwyn

BERWYN, IL (June 2018) – Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS, a leading national public information response to the domestic HIV/AIDS epidemic, are working with 220 health departments, AIDS service organizations, and other community organizations to help provide free HIV testing and information at participating Walgreens stores in more than 180 cities, including Berwyn, on National HIV Testing Day on Wednesday, June 27,more »

Curbed Features Why Berwyn? Marketing Campaign in Article Linking Ads to Economic Development Success

Curbed recently highlighted the Why Berwyn? Integrated Marketing Campaign in an article linking subway advertisements to economic development success. Here’s a taste, courtesy of Patrick Sisson of Curbed: “The Berwyn campaign, which launched in 2007, pushes its affordable housing stock and transit connections to Chicago to “get on the map,” according to Amy Crowther, deputy executive director of the Berwyn Developmentmore »

Berwyn Welcomes New Business Coaching and Leadership Development Business

The Berwyn community has gained a new leadership business at 3100 S Oak Park Ave. Transformational Leadership Experience, Inc. (TLE) offers business coaching and development for entrepreneurs, organizational and community leaders, and business owners. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on June 13, 2018. Connect with TLE at tlexperience.com, onmore »

A Perfect Patio Paradise in Berwyn

Calling all patio people! Whether you want a quick snack and a beverage or you’re looking to sit down for a hearty meal with friends or family, Berwyn offers tons of patios and outdoor seating to enjoy the summer sun at your favorite spots! (photo courtesy of Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits) Casual dining Autre Monde Café & Spirits (6727 W Rooseveltmore »

The City of Berwyn Proclaims June 2018 to be Pride Month

The City of Berwyn issued a proclamation on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, which declared June of 2018 to be Pride Month. Berwyn has a long history of LGBTQ+ pride and support. We’re happy to represent Berwyn and the LGBTQ+ community each year at the Northalstead Market Days in August. Learn more about our #BerwynPride at the links below! Read themore »

Berwyn’s Top Seafood Serving Establishments Compete to be “Berwyn’s Best”

WHAT: Berwyn’s Best Seafood Contest – Round 2 WHEN: Through Friday, June 22 at 5:00 PM WHERE: Online poll can be accessed at: http://bit.ly/BerwynsBestSeafood18round2 WHY: The Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) asked the public to take a dive into deep sea inspired dishes in search of Berwyn’s Best Seafood. Seafood is an easy meal choice when there are various ways to eat it. From woodmore »

Berwyn Development Corporation Welcomes Dave Hulseberg as New Executive Director

The Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) is pleased to announce that Dave Hulseberg has joined their team as the new Executive Director. For the past 4 years, Dave held the role of President and CEO of Invest Aurora, a not-for-profit economic development partnership with the City of Aurora. Prior to his work with Invest Aurora, Dave acted in a myriad ofmore »

Berwyn Listed in Neighborhood’s 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs

Oh hey, walkable city! Neighborhoods.com recently featured our stellar community as on their list of 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs. Berwyn has the best of both worlds—a fantastic locale with a small-town feel. Read the entire article here! #NothingLikeASuburb *Article courtesy of Neighborhoods.com; written by Kimberly Manning.

City of Berwyn Launches its 2018 Annual Marketing Campaign

Berwyn Emphasizes Individuality and Genuine Community Among Its Assets The City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) are pleased to announce the launch of the City of Berwyn’s 2018 Integrated Marketing Campaign. The campaign’s objective is to pique the curiosity of Chicago area residents and to create a driving desire to visit and live in Berwyn. Since 2007,more »