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Archive for July, 2017

Berwyn’s Patio Spots Make For an Extra Fun Summer!

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! Casual dining Autre Monde Café & Spirits (6727 W Roosevelt Rd) Buffalo Wild Wings Grill and Bar #330more »

Westside Music Venue WIRE to Open School: Wire School of Music and Technology

Chicago’s popular westside music venue WIRE is thrilled to announce the September opening of WIRE School of Music and Technology (https://www.wireschoolofmusic.com/).  Opening in the already established Roosevelt Road music venue, the school will offer a diverse curriculum of courses for musicians and hobbyists who strive to take their talent and passion to the next level.  With a venue on themore »

Hope Houses Workshop, Inc.—A Buy-One, Give-One Dollhouse Company—Brings Play & Healing to Children

Hope Houses Workshop, Inc. (http://hopehousesworkshop.com), located at 6311 W Roosevelt Rd, believes that Family Is Key to a strong foundation and a child’s brightest future can be unlocked through play. The mission-based dollhouse manufacturer and retailer celebrated a ribbon cutting in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on July 11, 2017. For each Hopemore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Agustin Herrera of Top Cut Comics

Welcome to Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs! Berwyn has become a hot spot for urban professionals, entrepreneurs and creatively minded individuals. From musicians to crafters, small business owners to dedicated team members, Berwyn is home to a remarkable group of movers and shakers who keep our community vibrant. This segment give us a chance to get to know what makes our local leadersmore »

Local Makers Program for Oak Park Visitors Center

Visit Oak Park will be launching a Local Artisan program and are accepting proposals from artisans within 50 miles of Chicago. They will feature a curated collection of artwork along with objects and edible items that cater to tourists and locals. They encourage artisans whose work relates to communities around Oak Park or the city of Chicago. The selected artistsmore »

BERWYN RESIDENT AND FAMILY ATTORNEY RECOGNIZED FOR MINDFUL PRACTICE

Family Law Firm creator and owner, Jennifer Mitchell, of Holistic Divorce Resolution was invited to co-author, Stress-Free Divorce Volume III. A select group of divorce professionals across the country were selected to discuss the reality and practicability of experiencing a stress-free divorce, eliminating the stress and anxiety of a divorce situation and resolving the dispute through collaboration, certainty and clarity.more »

Community Bank of Oak Park and River Forest Opens New Location on Oak Park Ave

Community Bank of Oak Park and River Forest (CBOPRF; www.cboprf.com), located at 810 S. Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, is a locally owned bank focused on creating financial solutions for individuals, professionals, business owners and nonprofit organizations. This is CBOPRF’s third location, with the first located at 1001 Lake St in Oak Park and the second located at 7751 Lake Stmore »

Meet Berwyn’s Creatives: Aaron Mitchell of The Outta Space

Welcome to Meet Berwyn’s Creatives! Berwyn has become a hot spot for urban professionals, entrepreneurs and creatively minded individuals. From musicians to crafters, small business owners to dedicated team members, Berwyn is home to a remarkable group of movers and shakers who keep our community vibrant. This segment give us a chance to get to know what makes our local leadersmore »

Calling all crafters, artists & artisans for Groovin on Grove!

Groovin’ On Grove: Art & Music in the Street will happen Saturday, July 15,  2017 from noon to 11:00PM. Taking place both on stage and in the outdoors, the festival will feature live entertainment, food, artist booths and crafters market. The Berwyn Arts Council will be accepting applications through July 10. Vendor spaces are only $40 for a 10 x 10more »