Archive for July, 2013

Fall Edition of Berwyn Magazine hits the streets!

Berwyn Magazine Issue 3 has just been released! Every Berwyn household and business should receive Berwyn Magazine in the mail this week. Online versions are available in English and Spanish. The Fall edition focuses on the City’s Fall Events and our Make the Move Marketing Campaign. Don’t miss the spotlight on hidden gems Harlem Avenue Lounge and Pulse Dance Studio.more »

Let Berwyn be home for your business

Have a Dream for Your Business But Need a Cash Infusion? Berwyn’s New Microloan Program Can Help! Whether you are a start-up or an existing business looking for upgrades or growth, Berwyn has a new resource to help you finance your plans. Approved by Berwyn’s City Council on May 28, the Berwyn Development Corporation’s (BDC) Commercial Loan Commission will administer amore »

Never leave Berwyn for Chicago’s Best!

You need not leave Berwyn to find some of Chicago’s Best! Recently, Berwyn establishments have been featured 6 times on Chicago’s Best TV, a television show that takes viewer suggestions and scours metropolitan Chicago to find the very best places to dine. Check out the videos to see Berwyn’s top spots. Chicago’s Best Sweet Treats Old Fashioned Candies Featured Bite:more »

Old time candy store satisfies more than a sweet tooth

Entrepreneur Tracy Balnis is a self-proclaimed old-fashioned girl who went on a mission to revive the past. Her vision for a shop reminiscent of the penny candy stores of her youth started last summer and came full circle with the grand opening celebration of her new shop, Rissi’s Old Time Candy & Toys, at 6834 W Windsor Avenue in Berwyn’smore »

Berwyn Beckons, “Make the Move”

The City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) are pleased to announce the launch of the City of Berwyn’s 2013 Integrated Marketing Campaign. Now in its seventh year, the 2013 ”Make the Move” campaign continues Berwyn’s tradition of branding itself as a top-choice destination for move-up and first-time homebuyers. “Berwyn has become a stand-out in the Chicagoland area,”more »

City of Berwyn salutes LGBTQ Pride at the Pride Parade & Northalsted Market Days

Why Berwyn? Because we are a destination that thrives on our diversity. The City of Berwyn proudly welcomes the LGBTQ community to Make the Move into our progressive city. On June 30, the City of Berwyn’s Mayor Robert J. Lovero and other community representatives participated on a float at the 44th Annual Pride Parade. City ambassadors are also gearing upmore »

Autre Monde Cafe brings three new “green” options to Berwyn

After celebrating its second anniversary on July 16, Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits has many reasons to be proud. First, the Mediterranean restaurant can now boast that it is Berwyn’s first Green Seal Certified Restaurant!  Since 1989, Green Seal has maintained this high-integrity environmental certification programs in the US to help shoppers find truly green products and services. This milestonemore »