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When it comes to advice you can trust, who better to hear from than long-time community residents? With BeLocal, there’s no need to wonder where longtime residents go for fun, food, shopping, activities, and more.
Take a peek inside the latest issue for words of wisdom and smart suggestions from true locals.
Starting over in a new hometown is never simple.
But through BeLocal, you can easily explore local living at its finest. Check out the articles below to learn more about some of the best “hidden gems” the community has to offer.
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Are you new to the Northwest side? Do you own a fantastic business in the area? Do you love to support local? Whatever your answer may be, I am excited to share this amazing resource for all things local on the northwest side of Chicago – city and suburbs (Edison Park, Norwood Park, Niles, Norridge, Des Plaines, Park Ridge, and Rosemont).
I have lived here my whole life, but I am still discovering local gems! I am passionate about helping new residents find things to do, places to go, and great local businesses to use. BeLocal is designed to be a word-of-mouth guide from current residents to new residents so they can find hidden gems, hot spots, and high-quality businesses quickly.
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The publication has been a tremendous asset for me and my family in getting us situated and familiarized with the area. The layout is upscale, easy to navigate, and filled with vibrant color and content. The local tips add an instant trusted connection from one resident to another. Thank you for putting together such a beautiful and helpful piece!
The BeLocal magazine undoubtedly helped my family and I discover what makes Lincoln so special. We feel so warmly welcomed to the area, and our whole family has enjoyed reading and looking through the publication.
BeLocal is a high-quality magazine that demands the attention of anyone that lays eyes on it. I wish I would have had access to it when I moved!