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Archive for November, 2013

Parrilla Express Opens on Route 66 with a Focus on Fresh

Restaurateur Julio Mora recently opened his restaurant Parrilla Express at 6401 W. 34th Street. This new restaurant is his first and was inspired by Julio’s desire to bring outdoor grilling into an indoor, fresh and fast format. The business celebrated its grand opening in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on November 14. Themore »

Wishbone Restaurant to “Pop-­Up” in the Depot District

Chef Joel Nickson is pleased to announce that Wishbone Restaurant will be returning to Berwyn in early December. The popular Chicago eatery will soon be taking over the restaurant space located next to Olive or Twist Martini Bar at 6908 W Windsor Ave as a “pop-up” style restaurant. Chef Nickson feels it will be a fun way to revisit amore »

Berwyn bungalows one step closer to joining National Register of Historic Places

The City of Homes organization is proud to announce a step forward with their “Heart of Berwyn” Campaign to have our historic bungalows added to the National Register of Historic Places. it’s a great pleasure to announce that the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency has identified the area roughly bounded by Cermak Road, Ridgeland Avenue, 26th Street, and Home Avenue asmore »

South Berwyn District 100 One-to-One Apple Implementation

Hear about the successful one-to-one iPad and MacBook implementations taking place across South Berwyn District 100. Please visit the following link to register for a FREE webcast on November 12th that is highlighting District 100 1:1 Coordinator, Shannon Soger and Superintendent, Stan Fields. It will be an informative hour of amazing learning with live interaction from the presenters. The webcastsmore »

The Winter Issue of Berwyn Magazine hits the streets!

Berwyn Magazine Issue 4 is now available! Every Berwyn household and business should have received Berwyn Magazine in the mail. Online versions are available in English and Spanish. The Winter edition focuses on the City’s Holiday Events, the grand opening of the music venue Wire and the 29th Annual Charles E. Piper Award winner Marlene Comella of Berwyn’s Violet Flowermore »