March 6th, 2018 3:11 PM
A nearly 100-year-old dancewear retailer has "temporarily closed" its location in River Forest and will reopen under a new name in Oak Park sometime in early 2018.
December 6th, 2017 1:00 PM
First Gear Skate Shop recently opened its doors at 6808 W 26th St. The one-of-a-kind skateboard shop offers the latest in skateboards and accessories, as well as related clothing and apparel. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on November 29, 2017. Connect with First Gear at firstgearlife.com, on Facebook (@firstgearlife) and Instagram (@firstgearskateshop) or via phone at (708) 637-3199. For more information on the First Gear ribbon cutting, contact the BDC at (708) 788-8100.
December 5th, 2017 11:00 AM
Hall-of-Famer Frank Thomas is pleased to announce the grand opening of his latest venture, 35 Sports Bar & Grill, a new bar and eatery in Berwyn.
November 28th, 2017 2:52 PM
Oak Park shoppers don't have to worry about downtown parking meters during the holiday season.
November 21st, 2017 1:20 PM
Berwyn's Depot District recently welcomed Audrey's Esthetics to 6923 W Stanley Ave.
October 26th, 2017 1:34 PM
Mattress Firm (mattressfirm.com), located at 7112 W. Cermak Rd, celebrated a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on October 17. The mattress retailer is focused on improving customers' lives one night at a time, with over 3,500 locations and an expanded level of service and selection.
October 13th, 2017 2:47 PM
This weekend's garage sales.
October 6th, 2017 12:45 PM
September 27th, 2017 12:00 AM
September 7th, 2017 2:22 PM
The Berwyn Development Corporation's (BDC) Berwyn's Best competition began in mid-August and was fixed on finding the best local burrito. Thirteen establishments with burritos on their regular menus competed to make it into the Top 5 Burrito-Slinging Establishments. These five local haunts identified their favorite burrito for the second round of voting, and now the vote is in! The winner is Zacatacos Cermak for their Steak Burrito. This burrito is made with a flour tortilla filled with beans, lettuce, tomato, cheese, sour cream and steak.
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