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Berwyn Listed in Neighborhood’s Where to Live Near Chicago, Besides the City

Berwyn is far from a sleepy suburb. That’s why we made it to Neighborhoods.com’s Where to Live Near Chicago, Besides the City. Berwyn has it all—a vibrant community, entertainment at every turn, beautiful homes and so much more. Read the full article here! #NothingLikeASuburb #HandcraftedCommunity *Article courtesy of Neighborhoods.com; written by Carrie Pallardy.

Get Out & Play in Berwyn this Summer!

Get out and play and wash all your worries away while you have fun in the sun! Berwyn offers plenty of activities that will get you outside and moving. What are you waiting for?! Outdoor Sports (Photo courtesy of Berwyn Park District) Berwyn Park District (3701 S Scoville Ave) Berwyn Park District has a ton of fun things to domore »

Curbed Features Why Berwyn? Marketing Campaign in Article Linking Ads to Economic Development Success

Curbed recently highlighted the Why Berwyn? Integrated Marketing Campaign in an article linking subway advertisements to economic development success. Here’s a taste, courtesy of Patrick Sisson of Curbed: “The Berwyn campaign, which launched in 2007, pushes its affordable housing stock and transit connections to Chicago to “get on the map,” according to Amy Crowther, deputy executive director of the Berwyn Developmentmore »

The City of Berwyn Proclaims June 2018 to be Pride Month

The City of Berwyn issued a proclamation on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, which declared June of 2018 to be Pride Month. Berwyn has a long history of LGBTQ+ pride and support. We’re happy to represent Berwyn and the LGBTQ+ community each year at the Northalstead Market Days in August. Learn more about our #BerwynPride at the links below! Read themore »

Berwyn Listed in Neighborhood’s 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs

Oh hey, walkable city! Neighborhoods.com recently featured our stellar community as on their list of 5 Walkable Chicagoland Suburbs. Berwyn has the best of both worlds—a fantastic locale with a small-town feel. Read the entire article here! #NothingLikeASuburb *Article courtesy of Neighborhoods.com; written by Kimberly Manning.

City of Berwyn Launches its 2018 Annual Marketing Campaign

Berwyn Emphasizes Individuality and Genuine Community Among Its Assets The City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) are pleased to announce the launch of the City of Berwyn’s 2018 Integrated Marketing Campaign. The campaign’s objective is to pique the curiosity of Chicago area residents and to create a driving desire to visit and live in Berwyn. Since 2007,more »

Berwyn Free Library Initiative is in full swing!

The Berwyn Free Library Initiative was organized with the purpose of increasing access to books and literacy programs in Berwyn. Since April, Lead Organizer of the initiative Robert Pabon and crew have been working tirelessly to increase literacy throughout Berwyn by organizing a book drive and installing Berwyn’s first free libraries in the 5th ward. Their goal is to installmore »

North Berwyn Park District’s Best of Berwyn Finalists Awarded BDC Philanthropic Grant

A BDC philanthropic grant was awarded to the three finalists of  the North Berwyn Park District’s 2018 Best of Berwyn Junior Citizen Recognition Program. The program recognizes the top 8th grade students in the City of Berwyn. Nominated by educators, community leaders and elected officials, the students are individually interviewed and go through a judging process that narrows the candidatesmore »

Cruise Nites Brings Cars Aplenty to Berwyn’s Depot District

WHAT: Berwyn’s Cruise Nites sponsored by Paisans Pizzeria & Bar WHEN: June 5, June 19, July 17, August 7 & August 21 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm WHERE: Windsor & Grove Avenues in Berwyn’s Depot District WHY: Berwyn’s Cruise Nites, sponsored by Paisans Pizzeria & Bar, attract everyone from families to car enthusiasts. Tuesday nights don’t have to be a tiredmore »

Chicago Magazine Features Berwyn Field Guide in May Issue

Ever wanted a field guide to Berwyn? Chicago Magazine has delivered! Check our their May 2018 Issue, page 31-32 and create your own Berwyn-centric adventure with friends and family. We’re truly #NothingLikeASuburb. Want to view the magazine online? Visit Zinio here to purchase a copy or read on down below. If physical copies are more your speed, visit a newsstand nearmore »