Archive for April, 2013

16th Street Theater receives Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award

Berwyn’s 16th Street Theater is the recipient of the 2013 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award by a majority vote of their peers – member companies of the League of Chicago Theatres. The award was created in 2007 to encourage, support and promote emerging theaters in Chicago that have proven artistic excellence, great talent and fiscal responsibility in business practices.more »

New Children’s Learning Center in Berwyn Offers Creative Curriculum

Most childhood experts agree that early childhood programming prepares children for success in kindergarten and beyond. Childcare centers with experienced, well-trained teachers and stimulating activities offers children an opportunity to learn, socialize and understand themselves in relation to others. In order to support these goals, Peques Wiggles & Giggles Learning Center, a new daycare and learning center located at 6416more »

“Big Hurt” Frank Thomas to open brew house on Cermak Road

Big Hurt Brew House will transform an underutilized corner into a new destination for Chicagoland craft beer enthusiasts and sports fans alike. This past week, the Berwyn City Council approved a redevelopment agreement for Big Hurt Brew House, a new microbrewery, sports bar and grill. The development will be an adaptive reuse of the historic bank building located at 6801more »