Chamber, Village Welcome New Downtown Business

The Brookfield Chamber of Commerce will formally welcome Alphabet Learning Center on Saturday, December 9 with a ribbon cutting ceremony set for 2:00 P.M.  The Village joins the Chamber in welcoming another business to the downtown area, in addition to Fiesta Margarita (September), Strive 4 Fitness (November) and Little Owl (coming in January).   The […]

Brookfield Zoo Attendance Surpasses 2.3 Million

The Brookfield Zoo is reporting strong attendance again with overall attendance in 2016 exceeding 2.3 million visitors (that’s more than the Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum, and Art Institute).  The performance exceeds 2015 figures reported in the Chicago Tribune.  More than 80% of Zoo visitors reside within 50 miles of the attraction, with 33% from nearby […]