DuPage Pistol Shrimp

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Opening Night Inaugural Season DuPage Pistol Shrimp Baseball

Photo by Angelique Humcke/chrisguillen.com

Players from all over the country—and native players—are staying with host families in the Midwest to compete in Prospect League (think Cape Cod league) collegiate wood bat games at Benedictine University and North Central College. Free parking and $5–$11 tickets make watching this new
DuPage-area team an affordable summer evening for the whole family. BenU Baseball Field, 5700 College Rd., Lisle, dupagepistolshrimp.com 

Gia Bella Designs
This new market and boutique offers handmade decor from local artisans. 310 Campbell Street, #80, Geneva; 331.454.4091

Greenstar Paperie
This Downers Grove stationery boutique and graphic design studio—for custom wedding and marketing paper goods—has moved to a new street-level location just a few doors down. 5226 Main St., Downers Grove; 630.216.9830, greenstarpaperie.com

Owner Angela Pinto has expanded her women’s boutique to a second retail location. Look for chic and affordable clothing and accessories, plus home decor signs, candles, and gifts. 5131 Main St., Downers Grove; 773.412.6032, shopparadisoboutique.com