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2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral in Berwyn

Your guide on where to find the Pantone® 2019 Color of the Year around Berwyn! Paisans Pizzeria & Bar 6226 W Ogden Ave | Berwyn, IL 60402 How can we talk about coral and not mention Paisans Pizzeria & Bar’s Lemon Butter Salmon? This delicious pan seared salmon is served on a bed of spinach with a white wine andmore »

New Year, New You

The new year is a time that reminds us to try something new. Self care is often put on the back burner—so let’s make ourselves a priority this year! Here are a few Berwyn businesses to keep in mind when becoming your best self in 2019. GAMA TAX SERVICES6515 W Stanley Ave Ste 1(708) 539-5779 | gamataxandaccounting.com Take better caremore »

Meet Berwyn’s Creatives: Will Hudson of The Children’s School

Name: Will Hudson Hometown: Raleigh, NC Current Residence: Berwyn, IL What do you get when you add passion, community, and the outdoors? You get Will Hudson of The Children’s School! This community leader and 6th grade educator is sculpting the minds of his young pupils through project based learning, community-building principles and much more. Read up on Will, The Children’smore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Sarah Corbin of Free Fly Marketing

Sarah finds creative marketing solutions for growing businesses. Name: Sarah Abboreno Corbin Hometown: Oak Park, IL Current Residence: Still Oak Park, but I work in and love Berwyn! All About Sarah: I started my career in Higher Education and worked for Illinois State University and Western Illinois, but I am truly a city girl at heart and missed being partmore »

Berwyn Bites: Red Sauce

Is it “gravy” or “sauce”? Whatever you like to call it, and however you like to eat it, there are many ways to eat red sauce in Berwyn. Ranging from vodka sauce to meat marinara, you can have it served any way you crave it! Take a look at all of the red sauce findings around town. Big Guys Sausagemore »

Recognition Awards: 34th Piper and 9th Ashby Award Recipients

The Berwyn Development Corporation Honors Ann Mackin and The James Joyce Irish Pub with Recognition Awards Our greatest asset has always been the dedication of our exceptional people. Maintaining a vibrant community has a lot of moving pieces, and the Piper and Ashby recognition awards highlight just some of the pieces that complete the Berwyn puzzle. Annually we honor those who have made amore »

Spooky Halloween in Berwyn for the Whole Family!

The most spook-tacular time of the year is upon us! Stumped on how the family can celebrate? Your ultimate guide for a scary good family-friendly Berwyn Halloween is HERE! So gather the family and celebrate Halloween in Berwyn! Don’t forget—Berwyn’s official trick-or-treating hours are from 4:00pm to 6:30pm on October 31. Help our little Berwynners stay safe this Halloween and check out thismore »

Handcrafted Community + Full of Character = Kara Kesselring

MEET KARA KESSELRING. SHE’S #FULLOFCHARACTER. Photo by Joel Gonzalez of WeOurStory Who is Kara? I was born and raised in Southeast Iowa on a family farm.  I started performing when I was little and graduated with a music degree from the University of Iowa.  I immediately moved to Chicago and started freelance gigging.  My husband and I lived in Wickermore »

Solutions For Care Awarded BDC Philanthropic Grant

A Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) philanthropic grant was awarded to the Solutions For Care Senior Summerfest. Solutions For Care organized the inaugural Senior Summerfest along with local organizations and businesses that serve Berwyn’s older adults. Senior Summerfest is a month-long celebration for active older adults, featuring a collection of events that take place at several locations throughout Berwyn. The goalmore »

Handcrafted Community + Full of Character = Brendan O’Connor, Big Guys Sausage Stand.

MEET BRENDAN O’CONNOR. HE’S #FULLOFCHARACTER. Photo by Joel Gonzalez of WeOurStory Who is Brendan? Brendan O’Connor is the enamored husband of Kelly Diaz and lucky dad of three charming girls. We live happily in North Berwyn, only a few blocks from my childhood home and a little more than a stone’s throw from my restaurant, Big Guys Sausage Stand, andmore »