Archive for August, 2016

Seven Point. Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opened in Oak Park

Complete with a glass-enclosed showroom, a selection of over 100 different products and a library of “how-to” videos, downtown Oak Park’s Seven Point Medical Cannabis Dispensary opened its doors to the public on Fri, Aug 19. Members of the Berwyn Development Corporation and the Oak Park River Forest Chamber of Commerce participated in a ceremonial ribbon-cutting as the 41st cannabismore »

Inside Look: Rich Koz aka Svengoolie

You tell someone that you are from Berwyn. They reply to you with an intense “BERRRWYN!” Maybe you recognize the tune or maybe you don’t. We got together with Rich Koz to let him tell you a little more about then man behind Svengoolie and the “BERRRWYN” that he loves. Enjoy! Meet Rich Koz, Svengoolie host, Me-TV Svengoolie has been the premiere horrormore »

Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza Now Open in Berwyn Gateway Plaza Phase II

Blaze Pizza, located at 7122 W. Cermak Rd, celebrated a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on August 10. Blaze Pizza serves fast-fire’d custom built artisanal pizzas. Blaze Pizza, the new pizza chain backed by basketball superstar Lebron James, is the third tenant to open in Berwyn Gateway Plaza Phase II. Themore »

Meet Berwyn’s Creatives: The Brunslik Sisters of Old Fashioned Candies

Welcome to the second installment of Meet Berwyn’s Creatives! While Berwyn has become a hot spot for urban professionals and entrepreneurs, the City of Homes is also considered a haven for the creatively minded. From musicians to crafters, sculptors, chefs, painters, writers and performance artists, Berwyn is home to a remarkable group of makers who keep our community vibrant. Meet Berwyn’s Creatives gives us amore »

Morton Boys Soccer best in state, top 25 in nation

USA TODAY SPORTS ranks the Morton High School District 201 Boys’ Soccer team among the TOP 25 in the nation! The USA TODAY High School Sports/National Soccer Coaches Association of America Super 25 Expert Rankings are provided by the NSCAA in partnership with USA TODAY High School Sports. Experts say their soccer team is the BEST in the state, according to 2016 – 2017 boys soccer nationalmore »