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#MerchantSpotlight: The Little Gem

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight: Meet Judith Lalor, owner of The Little Gem in Downtown Oak Park! How has the last three months affected The Little Gem? “Business decreased 70% from April through the end of June. However, we’re happy to report that it is now picking up again.” What have you learned as a business owner over the last three months? “I have […]

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#MerchantSpotlight: Sugar Fixé Pâtisserie

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight: Meet Cindy Summers, owner of Sugar Fixé Pâtisserie in Downtown Oak Park! How has the last three months affected Sugar Fixe? “It’s definitely slower.  We don’t have the office workers, commuters, or wedding clients that we normally see each day and week.  But we are so very thankful for the many regular customers who are still coming to see […]

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#MerchantSpotlight: Jerusalem Cafe

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight : Meet Mousa & Mohamed Alsheikh, co-owners of Jerusalem Cafe in Downtown Oak Park! How has the last six months affected Jerusalem Cafe? “To say the least, it has been very tough — it was a double whammy between the pandemic and Lake Street construction. We managed to keep afloat thanks to our loyal customers who supported us.” What have you […]

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#MerchantSpotlight: Tre Sorelle Ristorante

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight  : Meet Anthony Miniscalco (left) & Al Mancini (right), owners of Tre Sorelle Ristorante (1111 Lake Street) in Downtown Oak Park! Tre Sorelle is known for their Italian classics, assorted pastas, homemade gelato & so much more! Read or visit bit.ly/329AePM How has the last three months affected your business? “It’s been tough to manage with the Lake Street closure […]

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