Archive for November, 2016

Give Back in Berwyn with Giving Tuesday!

‘Tis the season to GIVE! This holiday season, consider donating and participating in programs that will help the Berwyn community. From providing food items to attending fun events around town, there are many ways to show Berwyn you care. How will you give this season? Sailors for Christmas Sunday, December 25 8:00 am – 6:30 pm Holiday Cheer Program Berwyn Townshipmore »

Berwyn’s Next Gen: Juan Valdez, WGN Radio’s “Kid of the Week”

You’ve heard it before—our children are the future. Well lucky for Berwyn, we have some of the neatest kids around. Meet Berwyn’s Next Generation! These kids are working hard, whether it’s on the field, in classroom, or at work. Get to know more about the phenomenal young people making Berwyn a better place for their peers and for their community,more »

Social Media Spotlight – Everything You Need to Know!

So you’ve heard about social media spotlight, but you aren’t quite sure it’s for you. Allow us to explain the feature 🙂 *NOTE: Spotlights are only available to BDC Members Tier 3 and up* Let’s learn about the person behind the business! After all, it’s those behind the scenes that make a business work! Berwyn has become a hot spotmore »


In the journey to optimize health, the holistic model looks to incorporate services that care for the whole person whether their needs be physical, psychological, emotional or spiritual. Strides in mental and behavioral health parity have paved the way for more holistic approaches to health care that improve overall health instead of treating the mind and body separately. Mindful Wellness,more »


CarePlus Discount Pharmacy, a retail walk-in pharmacy with multiple Chicagoland locations, brings a wide range of pharmacy services—included but not limited to free home delivery and easy transfer of prescriptions—to Berwyn with the opening of a brand new retail store in the Primary Care Offices at 6840 W. Windsor Ave. The new location caters to patrons of all ages andmore »

Berwyn Magazine ISSUE 4 is out NOW!

Berwyn Magazine’s 4th issue of the 2016 is officially out! In this issue we discuss MacNeal Hospital‘s vital role in the Berwyn community, congratulate the WINNER of Berwyn’s Best Cocktail Contest, and showcase many of Berwyn’s Summer and Fall events that are just around the corner.

Celebrate Veterans Day & Route 66’s 90th Birthday on November 11

On November 11, we honor both a legendary piece of American history and the brave people who put their lives on the line to protect our country. Veterans Day was established on November 11, 1919—the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Originally known as “Armistice Day”, Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans–living or dead–but especiallymore »

Meet Sandra Dita Lopez, Berwyn’s Cooking Realtor

Welcome to Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs! This series is an opportunity to get a sneak peak into the remarkable individuals in Berwyn’s business community. This group of movers and shakers form the backbone of our local economy and keep Berwyn bold, vibrant and Nothing Like A Suburb. Enjoy! Meet Sandra Dita Lopez of Buy in Berwyn, Baird & Warner, est. 2008 Hometown:more »

Illinois Grant helps Berwyn Districts to Expand Preschool Offerings

Content Courtesy of Lee V. Gaines at My Suburban Life. Please find original article here. Berwyn districts expand preschool offerings with help of Illinois grant Thanks to a grant from the state of Illinois, 80 preschool-aged children in Berwyn South School District 100 and Berwyn North School District 98 will receive full-day expanded preschool beginning this fall. The districts received $7,000more »