Archive for January, 2014

Classes begin at Wire’s brand NEW school, Rock University, on January 27

The WIRE’s much anticipated Rock University inaugural winter term begins on Monday, January 27, 2014. Come see what it’s all about at one of our two open houses! Attend one of the two open houses to find out more about classes, see the classrooms, meet the staff, and see the music venue: Sunday, January 19 6p.m. – 9p.m. and Monday, January 20 1p.m. – 5p.m. Instructors will be availablemore »

Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits honored by peers with business excellence award

Autre Monde Café & Spirits, 6727 W Roosevelt Road, was recognized with the George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence at the Berwyn Development Corporation’s (BDC) Annual Meeting on January 8, 2014. Opened in 2011, this pan-Mediterranean restaurant and bar was an adaptive re-use of a vacant storefront into a new destination restaurant. Autre Monde has the ambiance of amore »

The Moving Wall set to come to Berwyn

Local Berwyn Community Agencies and Area Veterans join together to bring “The Moving Wall” to the Berwyn Park District’s Proksa Park in Berwyn, Illinois from August 7 through August 11, 2014. The Moving Wall is the half-size replica of the Washington, D.C. Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It was conceived of and built by Vietnam Veterans, John Devitt, Gerry Haver and Norrismore »