Support our 8th Ward Businesses

The 8th Ward is made up of over 60 small businesses offering retail and business services to our residents.  Below, you will find listings of companies in different business categories with contact information, their location and a brief description of what they have to offer.  If you are an 8th Ward business or live in the 8th Ward and own a business here in Aurora, you are invited to be a part of this directory without charge.  Please submit your information to be included in this directory.

Automotive

Animal Hospital

Bagels

Big Apple Bagels

Banking

Bar & Grill

Barber Shop

Stew’s Barber Shop
Dave Hacker
(630) 851-0777

Car Wash

Fuller’s Car Wash

Coffee Shop

Starbucks

Dunkin Donuts

Consulting

Strategy Mentor Consulting
Consulting for small to mid size business;
Rick Mervine
690 Waterbury Drive
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 851-8176
RickMerv@StrategyMentor.com
www.StrategyMentor.com

Convenience Store

Daycare

Montessori Children's Garden
Montessori Preschool/Kindergarten and Elementary Program.  Offering both part-time and full-day programs.
Teresa Heinen  
2300 Montgomery Rd.  
630-820-1010  
mcgschool@sbcglobal.net  
http://www.montessorichildrensgarden.com  

Dentist

Dog and Cat Grooming

Bark Ave Salon   
Grooming bathing and self wash for dogs and cats.Also stock healthy foods and treats.
Rick Richey   
2849 E New York St   
630-898-2275   
2barkave@att.net    

Donuts

Dunkin Donuts

Drug Stores

Dry Cleaners

Eyewear

Eyeland Optical
Sal Arenella
26 East Downer Place
Aurora, IL 60505-3302
(630) 892-5000

Fast Food

Wendy’s

McDonald’s

Burger King

Florist

Gas Stations

Hair Salons

Home Improvement

Basement Spaces Inc.
We are a custom basement finishing company.  I have been in business for over 17 years and have an A+ rating with the BBB. Please give me a ring. I want you to have the best basement space!  If you want to tackle all or some of the project yourself then check out my other website  http://www.basementideas.com
Dave Schrock  
791 Inverness Dr  
630.978.8269  
dave@basementspaces.com  
http://www.basementspaces.com   

Ice Cream

Insurance

Legal Services

Liquor Store

Armanetti Beverage Mart
2681 East New York Street
Aurora, IL 60502-4502
(630) 340-3584

Medical Services

Mortgage Brokers

Nail Salon

Oil Change

Fuller’s

Optometry

Eyeland Optical
Sal Arenella
26 East Downer Place
Aurora, IL 60505-3302
(630) 892-5000

Pets

Brownys Dog Waste Management  
Brownys eliminates the hassle of picking up after your furry friend(s) by providing efficient pick-up service at a great price. Only $10 per week for 1 dog.
Adolfo Lopez
1125 Long Grove Drive    
Aurora IL 60504
630-649-8097
alopez@brownysonline.com
http://www.brownysonline.com

Pharmacy

Walgreens

CVS

Pizza

Rosati’s

Real Estate

Restaurant

Golden Sea Chop Suey
Golden Sea Chop Suey is a Chinese restaurant located in Aurora Illinois. We have been around for over 20 years serving our famous Cantonese and Mandarin dishes. We offer a variety of delicious and affordable portions.  Whether you want to order carry-out or dine in to enjoy your meal we are sure you will be satisfied!
Hui (Mike) and Connie Mei
2908 Ogden Ave.
(630)851-7997
goldenseachopsuey@gmail.com
http://www.goldenseachopsuey.com

Subway

Software Development

Proactive Software
Manuel Cordero
8 E. Galena Blvd. Suite #305
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 897-2884

Storage

Travel

Veterinarian