Archive for April, 2017

Illinois General Assembly urged to “Pass Illinois’ Budget!”

Illinois’ school superintendents have formed a grassroots campaign to tell Illinois’ governor and legislature the time to solve the budget crisis is now. The grassroots initiative, called “Pass Illinois’ Budget!,” urges lawmakers and the Governor to improve the state’s education funding formula, and pay school districts millions of dollars owed in unpaid bills this year. So far, the 389 participatingmore »

MacNeal Hospital Nurse Inducted into the Tenet Heroes Hall of Fame

MacNeal Hospital Trauma Nurse Specialist Miriam Ramirez, BSN, RN, CEN was recently inducted into the Tenet Heroes Hall of Fame—the Tenet Healthcare Corporation’s highest honor for employees! She is one of only six heroes to be inducted (over 130 submissions were sent). At MacNeal, Miriam spearheaded the domestic violence committee, creating alliances with outside organizations such as Pillars and Chicagomore »

City of Berwyn Introduces Welcoming City Ordinance

*Press release courtesy of the City of Berwyn Ensure Trust and Good Relationships between Berwyn’s Immigrant Communities, Regardless of Immigration Status BERWYN – On the April 11 Committee of the Whole Meeting, Mayor Robert J. Lovero preceded over a packed Council Chambers due to a Welcoming City ordinance being brought forth by Aldermen Cesar Santoy and Rafael Avila to bemore »

Love Letters to Berwyn from Lincoln Middle School

Berwyn By Metzli F. Grew up, in this place Everyone here knows you are beautiful It can be unusual with cute small soccer teams It’s all right just wait and see Your string of lights are still bright to me You can have a flaw or two but that’s all right Your little streets are almost empty at night Yourmore »

New State-of-the-Art Family Dental Practice Brings Smiles to Berwyn Community

Modern dentistry has put special attention on training its professionals to handle apprehensive patients with a variety of methods and treatments that can relieve pain and reduce  fear in the dentist’s chair. Keeping these interests at heart, Morton Family Dental of Berwyn (, located at 6931 W Cermak Rd, provides an array of personalized dental care services in a convenient,more »