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Berwyn News

  • Letter: Government regulation bad for local business

    To the editor:On Oct. 5, certain commissioners introduced a minimum wage increase ordinance for all ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • FitzGerald's in Berwyn offers special amenities for World Series viewing

    BERWYN – FitzGerald's invites residents to its friendly confines in Berwyn to watch the Chicago Cubs in the World Series.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:22 pm
  • North Berwyn Park District to host Class Clowns comedy show

    BERWYN – The North Berwyn Park District will host its annual comedy show fundraiser, Class Clowns, featuring comedy acts by area stand-up comedians Ru ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield ready for postseason

    The high school girls volleyball regular season is nearly over and teams are about to start postseason play with the goal of reaching the state finals ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • La Grange bookstore to host Berwyn native

    Berwyn native Paul Barile will read from and sign his novel, “My Brother’s Hands,” at 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at Anderson’s Bookshop, 26 S. La Grange Road, La ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Letter: Vote yes on District 102 referendum

    To the editor:School District 102 has a $3 million tax increase referendum on the November ballot. W ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 10-16

    Hillary Clinton and womenSpare us the hysterics about Mr. [Donald] Trump’s self-described “locker ro ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Letter: Paid sick leave ordinance raises concerns

    To the editor:The Cook County Board of Commissioners passed a major regulation establishing mandator ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn for Oct. 19

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Berwyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Morton College plans for new Student Success Center

    CICERO – Demand for guidance and support services at Morton College has outpaced what the college is able to adequately provide, and now the Cicero-ba ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • New Metra BNSF schedule starts

    The BNSF Railway is now operating under a new schedule to better reflect actual operating conditions and to minimize customer wait times, according to ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 3-9

    Haunted house too noisyIt’s that time of year again, Halloween, and we live in Cicero. It’s wonderfu ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 8:03 am
  • Morton East, West walk-ins call for education funding equality

    BERWYN – Students, parents and teachers at Morton East and West high schools showed their support for public education and demanded more funding equal ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Adan Carriedo a key to Morton's success as Mustangs, area teams start playoffs

    BERWYN – There have been plenty of key parts to the rise to No. 1 in both Illinois and national polls for Morton’s boys soccer team.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • 5 things do do this weekend in DuPage County, Cook County

    GLASS PUMPKIN PATCHWhere: Morton Arboretum, 4100 Route 53, LisleWhen: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Berwyn Fire Department partners with pizzerias to promote fire safety

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Fire Department is teaming up with Benny’s Pizza and Paisans Pizza in Berwyn to promote fire prevention.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:47 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn for Oct. 12

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Berwyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:22 pm
  • Cucumber mojito from Lavergne’s Tavern wins 'Berwyn's Best'

    BERWYN – Berwyn has spoken, and its favorite cocktail is the cucumber mojito from Lavergne's Tavern.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • 'Best of Berwyn' students paint mural with North Berwyn Park District

    BERWYN – A group of Berwyn students is helping to bring the North Berwyn Park District’s new cultural arts center to life by painting a mural on the s ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Avenue opens in Berwyn's Cermak Plaza

    BERWYN – Berwyn’s Cermak Plaza is now fully occupied with the opening of Avenue, a plus-size clothing store, at 7003 Cermak Road, according to a Berwy ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 7:55 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Sept. 26 - Oct. 2

    Need more office space?I was wondering if the village is going ahead with building a new Village Hal ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Federal judge nixes Election Day polling place voter registration in Illinois

    A federal judge has decided there will be no polling-place registration this Election Day, ruling that a state law allowing it is unconstitutional.
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Berwyn Brew Fest returns for third year

    BERWYN – The third annual Berwyn Brew Fest will feature more than 40 unique beers from craft breweries around the country, as well as live music and f ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Sept. 19-25, 2016

    Jobs are out thereIn regard to the job market, almost every day I walk past local businesses that ar ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Houby Day celebration kicks off in Berwyn, Cicero

    The 48th annual International Houby Fest celebration kicked off Sept. 26 in Berwyn and Cicero and continues until Oct. 2 with a football game, carniva ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn and La Grange Park for Sept. 28

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • Berwyn’s top 5 cocktails compete to be 'Berwyn’s Best'

    BERWYN – After Berwyn voters narrowed down 26 local establishments to their five favorite cocktail bars, the mission to find “Berwyn’s Best” cocktail ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Letter: Donating blood saves lives

    To the editor:It’s high time that citizens of this country woke up to one cold, hard fact of life.We ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 8:04 am
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    What do you like best about the autumn season?
    Cooler temperatures
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    Fall fashion
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