Archive for September, 2014

The journey to find Berwyn’s Best taco has begun

According to a report by the Associated Press, the U.S. has seen sales of tortillas and tortilla chips outpace that of hamburger and hot dog buns and potato chips. Salsa has surpassed ketchup as America’s condiment of choice. Given the growing popularity of Latin cuisine, the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) is on a search for Berwyn’s Best Taco. Why tacos?more »

BDC to honor Richard “Jousef” Mondragon at the 30th Annual Charles E. Piper Award Dinner

The Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) will host the 30th Annual Charles E. Piper Award Dinner honoring Richard “Jousef” Mondragon on Saturday, November 1, 2014. The event will celebrate Mystery Under the Mask and will feature a masquerade theme with murder mystery dinner, raffle and a silent auction fundraiser. The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. at Pierre’s Banquets located atmore »

New Aveda salon and spa opens on Harlem Ave

// Post by Why Berwyn? The salon experience is meant to be enjoyable, relaxing and invigorating. Norma Duchi founded Duchi Salon & Spa at 3261 S. Harlem Ave with the goal of providing natural, high-performance and salon-exclusive beauty products and services that are friendly to both her clients and the environment. In partnership with the City of Berwyn and Berwynmore »

New tapas restaurant brightens the Depot District

// Post by Why Berwyn?   With the launch of Sebastiano’s, restaurateurs Sebastian and Katrina Maniscalo have partnered with Chef Able Arellano to serve a variety of Mediterranean inspired tapas and pizzas in a warm and contemporary setting. Diners are can take delight in a full menu of flavorful tapas, salads, entrees, pastas and pizzas. Situated adjacent to Olive ormore »