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Pup-Friendly Spots in Berwyn

Whether you’re running errands or want to have a fun day on the town, why not have your furry best friend by your side?! Here is your ultimate guide to pup-friendly places around beautiful Berwyn. 🙂 When you treat yourself, treat your pup! Your very good dog deserves a very good treat! Furry friends are sure to get a deliciousmore »

Capri Ristorante Due Opens Second Berwyn Location in Depot District

With his second Berwyn eatery, Capri Ristorante Due, restaurateur Andy Rovito has partnered with his mother, Chef Maria “Mama Capri” to serve a variety of Italian dishes in a warm and welcoming setting. Dinners are lavished with a menu of flavorful, scratch-made dishes crafted with old-world talents of Mama Capri. Located in Berwyn’s Depot District at 6822 W Windsor Ave,more »

Mario Manfredini of Mario’s Marinara Wins Inaugural Firefighter Chefs Recipe Challenge

On Sunday, July 1, Mario Manfredini took the crown at the Inaugural Firefighter Chefs Recipe competition. Mario competed against some of the best Firehouse Chefs in Chicagoland and came out a victor with his Old Style-Braised Short Ribs! Each chef used Old Style Beer in their inspired dishes and all proceeds benefit the Juan Bucio Memorial Fund. Congrats Mario—you’ve mademore »

TASTE OF CERMAK ROAD ON BERWYN’S MAIN STREET OFFERS MIX OF SWEETS & SAVORIES

WHAT: 7th Annual Taste of Cermak Road presented by Mayor Robert J. Lovero WHEN: Thurs, July 26, 2018 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM WHERE: Various locations along Berwyn’s Cermak Road WHY: Pick up a pass to Berwyn’s Taste of Cermak Road presented by Mayor Robert J. Lovero on Thurs, July 26 from 5PM-9PM. Join us for this annual tradition and enjoy an eclectic mix of smallmore »

Handcrafted Community + Full of Character = Naomi Martinez, Monstrochika.

THIS IS NAOMI MARTINEZ. SHE’S #FULLOFCHARACTER. Photo by Joel Gonzalez of WeOurStory Who is Naomi? I grew up in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. My mother was always sewing outfits for us as kids and making crafts, and my dad was always “fixing” and building things around the house. So, I guess you can say its in my genes—beingmore »

Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS Team Up with Corazon Community Services to Heighten HIV Awareness in Berwyn

BERWYN, IL (June 2018) – Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS, a leading national public information response to the domestic HIV/AIDS epidemic, are working with 220 health departments, AIDS service organizations, and other community organizations to help provide free HIV testing and information at participating Walgreens stores in more than 180 cities, including Berwyn, on National HIV Testing Day on Wednesday, June 27,more »

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 »

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

WHAT: Berwyn’s Best Seafood Contest – Round 2 WHEN: Through Friday, June 22 at 5:00 PM WHERE: Online poll can be accessed at: http://bit.ly/BerwynsBestSeafood18round2 WHY: The Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) asked the public to take a dive into deep sea inspired dishes in search of Berwyn’s Best Seafood. Seafood is an easy meal choice when there are various ways to eat it. From woodmore »

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.