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Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Tom Benson of World’s Largest Laundromat

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Tom Benson of World’s Largest Laundromat 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 gives us amore »

More Fabulous Mentions for Berwyn’s Own Autre Monde Café & Spirits

Autre Monde Café & Spirits in racking up the mentions once again! Our local establishment has earned nods and accolades from a slew of websites, magazines and newspapers. Take a look at the list below and read up on what others have to say about Autre Monde! Eater Chicago’s 25 Great Chicago Suburban Restaurants Earning the #2 slot on Eater’smore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Danbee Kim of Primary Care Associates

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 »

16th Street Theater receives nomination for 2017 Equity Jeff Award

Congrats to 16th Street Theater’s awesome acting ensemble for their Equity Jeff nomination for best ENSEMBLE in “Blizzard ‘67” by Jon Steinhagen, directed by Ann Filmer! The Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee recently “announced its slate of nominees for the equity wing of the 2017 Jeff Awards, covering shows that opened in the 2016-2017 season. An awards ceremony will be held Monday, November 6more »

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

WHAT:             Berwyn’s Best Burrito – Round 2 WHEN:             Through Thursday, August 31 at 5:00 PM WHERE:          Online poll can be accessed at: http://bit.ly/BerwynsBestBurrito17Round2 WHY:                Last week, the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) asked the public to tour Berwyn’s Burritomore »

Berwyn native George Bannos dies at 65

George Bannos, co-founder of Heaven on Seven in the Loop, died unexpectedly at the age of 65. He suffered from a heart attack last Tuesday. He was born and raised in Berwyn and later lived in Glenview. Family and friends gathered at Sts. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church in Glenview last week followed by a service and interment atmore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Antonette Shearrill of Face2Face Spa Studio

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 »

Financial Services Company Opens Up Shop on Cermak Road

    Planning for the future can seem daunting, but a new local financial services company is here to make the process easier. Located at 6903-A W Cermak Rd, Brokerage Resources Inc. is an independent, Illinois-based financial services company offering a range of insurance products catered to both individuals and business owners. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership withmore »

Help us find Berwyn’s Best Burrito!

A good burrito fills the belly and soothes the soul. Whether you enjoy your burrito dipped in salsa, slathered in sour cream or topped with guacamole, there’s no wrong way to eat it. By definition, a burrito is a flour tortilla rolled into a cylinder jam packed with flavor and closed on both ends. Berwyn’s options are abundant, but onlymore »