Chicagoland’s Yorktown Center Announces First Taste For The Space™ Event Winner

CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 01, 2018 A new restaurant is coming to Yorktown Center. Yorktown Center, a popular 1.5 million-square-foot Chicagoland shopping and dining destination, recently announced the first winner of its Taste For the Space™ culinary event hosted in June. Berwyn-based Ofrenda won an opportunity to open its dream restaurant at Yorktown Center as well as 6 months…

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Berwyn natives win contest to turn food truck into restaurant at Yorktown Center

BERWYN – It’s been Berwyn resident Ernesto Torres’ lifelong dream to own a restaurant with his younger brother, Fernando, and after winning a contest at Lombard’s Yorktown Center this summer, their popular Berwyn-based food truck, Ofrenda, will open as a brick-and-mortar location in early 2019. The contest, Taste for the Space, featured 12 Chicago-area food trucks,…

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Watch Stephen Colbert Talk Italian Beef With Chicago Actor Michael Peña

Michael Peña (left) and Stephen Colbert. — Actor and Chicago native Michael Peña talked Chicago food on Thursday night on Late Night With Stephen Colbert. Colbert and Peña chatted about their experiences in the city, but it appears Peña has a shrinking memory. Peña, who appeared in Ant-Man and the Wasp,repeatedly referenced “Gold Coast Italian Beef,” a restaurant that…

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Discount retailers are expanding and racking up sales.

Sears is closing stores. Carson’s is going out of business. But discount retailers are expanding and racking up sales. Judy Fiol, of Morton Grove, shops at Macy’s Backstage in Old Orchard Shopping Center in Skokie on July 26, 2018. Backstage is Macy’s “on-mall, off-price concept.” It was Fiol’s first time shopping there, and she remarked,…

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Muralist makes unique ‘selfie station’ at Chicago center

Every shopping center needs a “selfie station,” where visitors can create a social media moment. Street mural artist Kelsey Montague made just such a display recently, at Chicago’s Yorktown Center: a health-and-wellness-inspired mural done live before shoppers on April 14 and 15. Strategically situated between Yorktown’s Amazing Lash Studio and European Wax Center tenants, in the…

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Chicago lifestyle center adds ‘self-care precinct’

A Chicagoland retail center is taking advantage of consumers’ growing desire to better themselves by clustering fitness, health and beauty tenants in a “self-care precinct.” Pacific Retail Capital Partners and Clifton Realty Management have added a 12,000-square-foot “self-care precinct” to Yorktown Center, a 1.5 million-square-foot, two-level shopping center in Lombard, Ill. The addition enables shoppers and…

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CHICAGOLAND’S YORKTOWN CENTER UNVEILS SELF-CARE PRECINCT IN MILLION DOLLAR REDEVELOPMENT OF SHOPPING CENTER’S WEST FAÇADE

Yorktown Center Brings National Fitness, Health & Beauty Brands Together in One Designated Area at Lombard’s Urban Lifestyle Center CHICAGO – (January 23, 2018) – Pacific Retail Capital Partners (PRCP) and Clifton Realty Management have uncovered an unconventional way to incorporate a $10 billion industry trend to improve an underutilized area of a popular Chicagoland…

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Popular workout group brings moms, kids together

ORIGINAL STORY: August 25, 2017 by  WGN Web Desk and Erin Ivory CHICAGO — If you have young kids, you know what a workout just lugging a big stroller and car seats around can be. Do why not make *that* the workout? Hundreds of moms have and they are loving it. Along Chicago’s lakefront, it’s bootcamp for moms.…

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