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Archive for March, 2018

Channel your inner interior designer in Berwyn

You’ve seen the styles of homes around Berwyn—now it’s time to see how unique they are on the inside! Take a look at how these Berwynners each took their piece of history and made it their own. If you are looking for ideas to elevate your home’s natural beauty, you don’t have to go beyond Berwyn to find everything youmore »

Hop into Easter Fun in Berwyn!

Easter weekend is here! Celebrate in town with family and friends—check out what’s going on in your neck of the woods 🙂 #HappyEaster Brunchin’ and more! Conga Cuban Cafe will begin hosting brunch, starting with Easter Sunday! Bring the family over between 9AM-3PM for a delicious holiday start. Autre Monde Café & Spirits will be open from 11AM-7PM on Easter.more »

Flapjack Brewery on Best Bar Podcast Ever

The Depot District’s beloved haunt, Flapjack Brewery, was recently highlighted on the Best Bar Podcast Ever. The podcast sat down with co-owner Paul Macchione to learn more about our hometown brewery. Give it the episode a listen below! #BuyBerwyn 

Find out what makes Berwyn the City of Homes

When you think houses in Berwyn, you immediately think “BUNGALOWS!” But there’s a reason why Berwyn is known as The City of Homes—it may surprise you just how much variety there is in Berwyn’s affordable housing stock. Whether you want to find interesting facts about your house or are currently looking for a new home, look no further! Victorians Youmore »

Chance to Dance featured in 4-Star Chicagoan Segment

Windy City LIVE recently featured Berwyn’s own Chance to Dance as part of their 4-Star Chicagoan segment. We loved seeing these two changemakers showcasing their wonderful organization. Their final recital for the season takes place Saturday, May 12 at Fenwick High School. 

Sláinte! Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Berwyn!

You don’t have to be Irish to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Berwyn has a slew of events and specials just for you during St. Paddy’s Day weekend. Check out what’s going on in our neck of the woods! From Corned Beef to St. Paddy’s Day Treats Big Guys Sausage Stand (7021 W Roosevelt Rd): Only $12.50 for a corned beef sandwich,more »

MINI-GOLF PUB CRAWL CONTINUES TRADITION OF BIRDIES, BOGEYS AND BEER IN BERWYN’S DEPOT DISTRICT

WHAT: Depot District Mini-Golf Pub Crawl WHEN: Sat, Apr 21, 2018 from 12:00PM to 6:00PM WHERE: Various locations in Berwyn’s Depot District WHY: Grab your putter and 3 friends and tour the Depot District’s repertoire of taverns and restaurants at the 15th Annual Depot District Mini-Golf Pub Crawl. Each venue will display a handmade mini-golf green to challenge the event’s spirited crowd! All participantsmore »

Tony’s Finer Foods Fresh Market to Open in Berwyn

Grocer Will Replace Meijer To Anchor Cermak Plaza On March 13, 2018, Berwyn’s City Council unanimously approved a redevelopment agreement with regional full-service grocery chain Tony’s Finer Foods Fresh Market to anchor its iconic Cermak Plaza located at the intersection of Cermak Road and Harlem Avenue. Tony’s currently has 15 locations in the Chicagoland area and will fill the spacemore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Jen Mitchell of Solace Divorce Mediation

Meet Jen Mitchell of Solace Divorce Mediation (1111 Chicago Ave Ste 220, Oak Park), est 2010 Hometown: Chicago, IL Current Residence: Berwyn, IL All About Jen: I am an author, speaker, attorney, mediator, life coach, manifestor and creator of Solace Divorce Mediation. I was born in Chicago and raised in the Northwest suburb of Hoffman Estates. In high school, Imore »

Diaz Case Law PC Opens Doors on 16th Street Office

Headed by Gina Diaz, Diaz Case Law PC looks to help others pursue and achieve the American Dream. The firm’s services in immigration law have a personal tie-in for Diaz, who was born in Mexico and came to America at five years old. Although she is a proud U.S. citizen, she knows the struggles that undocumented people face on amore »