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<p>About 50 adult students of Triton College's Nuevos Horizontes Educational Center rallied outside the center on April 12 to oppose the administration's decision to close the campus in June. | Rick Kambic/Sun-Times Media</p>

Triton College hosting community meeting on Nuevos Horizontes transition

Elmwood Park, 05/19/13--A pair of soon-to-be graduates give each other high fives as they file in to the gym to their seats. Elmwood Park High School held its 57th annual graduation Sunday at noon.   | Jon Langham~for Sun-Times Media

U.S. News & World Report ranks Elmwood Park High School No. 51 in state

U.S. News and World Report released its ranking for the best high schools across the country this week. Oak Park-River Forest High School was ranked No. 51 in Illinois and No....

The Elmwood Park Village Board poses for a picture with Elmwood Park Elite Cheerleaders, recognizing them for a winning season. | David Pollard/Sun-Times Media.

Village Board honors Elmwood Park cheerleaders for championship performance

A group of young ladies were recognized at Monday’s Elmwood Park Village Board meeting for their positivity with pom-poms.

Chuck Caporale, president of Elmwwood Park Baseball and Softball, paints the top of the fence over the batter's box of the baseball diamond at at Elm Middle School. | Provided

Elmwood Park volunteers work to get baseball diamond in shape

Since the beginning of the month, volunteers from local organizations have been getting together to get a baseball field in shape for opening day.

<p>An example of a Chromebook. | Sun-Times Media File&nbsp;</p>

Leyden School Board approves $1 million to buy all students Chromebooks

The Leyden High School District 212 Board voted April 10 to spend $1 million for a new generation of laptop computers for its 3,400 students.

Photo courtesy of Sky Zone Elmhurst

New SkyRobics workout offers fun full-body fitness

If you are looking for a new way to take your fitness to the next level, you may want to check out the SkyFitness classes at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline...

<p>Heavy rains last summer caused flooding along Oak Leaf in Elmwood Park. &nbsp;| Provided&nbsp;</p>

Village Board approves two low bids for flood mitigation projects

The Elmwood Park Village Board has accepted low bids for two important contracts that are part of the Village's major flood mitigation project. Work will take place throughout...

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Police Blotter: River Grove police charge man with possession of cocaine

This week's police reports from River Grove and Elmwood Park.

<p>Paul Sassone</p>

Paul Sassone: Put Johnnie's Beef in empty River Forest Dominick's

River Forest and Italian beef sandwiches. This may not seem like a natural combo. But, wait, hear me out.

<p>A race fan waves the American flag and a banner bearing the slogan "Boston Strong" as&nbsp;<a id="firsthit" name="firsthit"></a>runners&nbsp;compete in the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Hopkinton, Mass. | AP Photo/Michael Dwyer</p>

Elmwood Park resident participates in 2014 Boston Marathon

Boston hosts runners and spectators for the 2014 Boston Marathon, which marks the one-year anniversary of the bombings. Security has been tightened at this year's marathon. One...

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Top news headlines: What happened in Elmwood Park this week

Miss the news this week? Here's a roundup of the top Elm Leaves news headlines this week. Also, check below for an update on what's coming up in Elmwood Park.

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