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Berwyn’s Next Gen: Daniela Reyes a Rising Star

Meet Daniela Reyes, a Junior at the Chicago High School for the Arts (ChiArts) Age: 16 Hometown: Berwyn/Cicero Daniela’s Bio: Daniela spent her early years in Berwyn, attending Jefferson Elementary School and Lincoln Middle School, trying out for the school talent shows every year since kindergarten. Her love for singing was the driving force that set her on an artistic path. Flashmore »

FitzGerald’s Nightclub & Sidebar makes XRT’s top 10 venues list

XRT held their Listener Poll Gala live at City Winery Chicago in January and one of Berwyn’s very own made the top ten venues! FitzGerald’s Nightclub & Sidebar was featured in XRT’s 2017 Listener Poll Results as #7 on their top ten Chicago venues list. They were up against big names like Wrigley Field, Metro and Chicago Theatre, to namemore »

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 »

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 »

Have yourself a Festive February in Berwyn!

Your favorite spots in Berwyn are heating up this winter with specials you don’t want to miss! Whether you’re celebrating Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday, Lent, Valentine’s Day or ALL three, your local haunts have got you covered during this very festive February! Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday Veseckys Bakery (6634 W Cermak Rd) Indulge your sweet tooth with a Fat Tuesday favorite, PACZKI! Vesecky’smore »

Celebrate the Most Wonderful Time of the Year in Berwyn!

Having trouble finding the perfect gift? Want to let Santa know what’s on your wishlist? Want to celebrate Christmas all December long? Look no further–your perfect Berwyn holiday guide is right here! Santa Sightings Berwyn Park District’s Letters to Santa (Multiple locations) Through Tuesday, December 12 You will find special mailboxes at Komensky and Piper Schools, Proksa, Freedom, Smirz, and Hessler Parks and the Berwyn Depot District. Pleasemore »

FitzGerald’s expands “It’s A Wonderful Life” Pop-up with viewing party

RSVP HERE! View the Facebook Event FitzGerald’s Website If you haven’t gotten a chance to snag your tickets for the It’s A Wonderful Life Pop-Up bar event at FitzGerald’s, you’re in luck! FitzGerald’s It’s A Wonderful Life Pop-Up is wildly popular and has been featured in TimeOut Chicago, Eater Chicago and NBC Chicago to name a few. To keep the spiritmore »

WGN Radio Hometown Voices Tour Went Live at Lavergne’s Tavern

The Download with Justin Kaufmann went on the road live to Lavergne’s in Berwyn, as part of the Hometown Voices tour presented by Allstate. Justin had plenty of visitors including our very own BDC Board President Jousef Mondragon and Berwyn Mayor Robert J. Lovero, journalist Charlie Meyerson, Berwyn Bungalow Tour reps David Olson and Beverly Weable, Allstate agent Joe Gomezmore »

Meet Berwyn’s Creatives: Beverly Weable of the Berwyn Historical Society

Welcome to Meet Berwyn’s Creatives! 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 »