Archive for February, 2016

New Pizza Eatery Lets You Build Your Own Foodie Feast, Super Fast

What started in Irvine, CA in 2012 has quickly catapulted into a new American food cult — fresh, fast fire’d pizza with healthy, artisanal ingredients on the cheap. Blaze Pizza has taken their cue from the assembly-line customization found at your local Chipotles and Subways. Billed as a “modern day pizza joint,” the chain lets customers build their own pizzas from food thatmore »

Kinslahger Brewing Company opening in Oak Park

The first production brewery in Oak Park, Illinois will open its doors to the public on Friday, March 11 at 3:00PM. Through dedication to the art of lagered beers, Kinslahger Brewing Company will contribute a unique perspective to independent beer in the Chicago area. “We believe that lagered beer has been overlooked during the explosive growth of independent brewers. Lageredmore »

Berwyn Magazine Issue 1 hits the stands

Berwyn Magazine’s first issue of 2016 is officially out! In this issue we celebrate our member milestones, congratulate the WINNER of Berwyn’s Best Coffee Contest, recognize the WINNER of the George W. Ashby Award and more. Be sure to check out the “9 Fitness Classes to Try in 2016” for a new take on how to break a sweat and get fit in the new year.

Highly Recommended, 3 Stars, Yasmina is extended at 16th Street Theater

We could not be more proud of Rohina Malik’s beautiful and life-affirming play Yasmina’s Necklace, given 3 Stars in today’s Tribune, JEFF Recommended and extended at 16th Street through March 5.  Our first 4 weekends have been completely sold out.  Do not wait! BUY TICKETS Is there something you have always wanted to know about Islam (but were afraid tomore »


The Garage Smokehouse & Bar, located at 3202 S Grove Ave, celebrated a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on Feb 4. The Garage Smokehouse & Bar serves up great Texas style BBQ slow smoked to perfection, a wide variety of beer, craft liquors and live entertainment. For details on The Garage Smokehousemore »