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Archive for February, 2018

Law Office Opens Fourth Location in Berwyn’s Depot District

Caputo & Popovic P.C. Offers Comprehensive Menu of Legal Services Navigating the legal system can seem daunting, but a new law firm in Berwyn’s Depot District is here to educate and advocate for you. Located at 6843 W Stanley Ave, Caputo & Popovic P.C. focuses on residential and commercial real estate, litigation, contracts and personal injury cases. A ribbon cuttingmore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Angela Gonzales of Chance to Dance

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 a chance to get to know what makes our localmore »

‘You Are Beautiful’ in Berwyn!

You’ve seen the words “You are Beautiful” in and around the City of Chicago—on buildings, on stickers stuck on lightpoles, even on shoes! RedEye published an article about Matt Hoffman, the artist behind the statement, and some of the many Chicago spots were the public artwork could be seen. ‘You are Beautiful’ has found a home in Berwyn! Can youmore »

Leashed Dogs Now Allowed in Berwyn Park District Parks

The Berwyn Park District’s Board of Commissioners have amended their General Use Ordinances to allow leashed dogs in all of their parks. The amendment will become effective May 1, 2018! To see a copy of the amended section, please read below or visit berwynparks.org!

World’s Largest Laundromat to Host National Literacy Summit

Berwyn’s World’s Largest Laundromat, which is true to its name, will continue to lead on the topic of literacy by hosting a national summit March 1. Coinciding with Read Across America Day, the Coin Laundry Association’s (CLA) LaundryCares Foundation has launched the inaugural LaundryCares Literacy Summit. The event is a grassroots exploration of creating a consortium of foundations to servemore »

Five Metro Chicago Culver’s Restaurants to Host Back the Badge for Fallen Chicago Police Commander

  The GKA Group, a metro Chicago Culver’s franchisee, and Culver’s invites all community members to visit their participating restaurants on Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 4 pm until 8 pm for a special fundraising event to support the family of the fallen Chicago Police Commander Paul Bauer. Five metro Chicago Culver’s restaurants will host the fundraiser in each locationmore »

Rob Pierce of Friendly Community on WGN Radio’s Outside the Loop

If you tune into WGN Radio’s Outside the Loop, you may have heard a friendly voice! Rob Pierce of Berwyn’s Friendly Community (Friendly Tap, Coffee Lounge and Music School) recently spoke with Mike Stephen on the history of Friendly’s. Take a listen below! 

Meet Berwyn’s Next Gen: Zaylene Mendoza of Morton West High School

You’ve heard it before—our children are the future. Well lucky for Berwyn, we have some of the neatest kids around. Meet Berwyn’s Next Generation! These kids are working hard, whether it’s on the field, in the classroom or at work. Get to know more about the phenomenal young people making Berwyn a better place for their peers and for theirmore »