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Leyden High School District 212 artwork: "Le Swing" by Karolina Milczarska,
Silver Key Award Winner. | Provided

East Leyden art students earn national recognition

Leyden high schools hosts 26th William H. Fern Award ceremony April 17

Students, faculty and staff from Leyden High School District 212 will be honored at the 26th Annual William H. Fern Award ceremony to be held at 3 p.m. on April 17, in the...

<p>The youngsters of Casa de Hogar Maximo Cornejo Quiroz orphanage in Puerto Vallarta will be among the children to benefit from the selling of tickets to the Cubs vs. Diamondbacks game on April 22. Tickets are $15 each. | Submitted</p>

Leyden's Cubs tickets fundraiser sale to aid orphanage slow

While overall fundraising is good, an effort by the Service Club at Leyden High School District 212 to sell 2,000 tickets to a Chicago Cubs game is going slow.

In a room covering 1974 through 1983, visitors got the chance to vote for their favorite movie character from that period. Elmwood Elementary School turned classrooms into time capsules to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the school on April 11. | Jason Glosniak/For Sun-Times Media

For Elmwood School’s 100th anniversary, a trip back in time

As part of Elmwood Park’s centennial celebration this year, Elmwood School, which is 100 years old as well, helped bring the school and village’s past to the present.

Leyden Future Business Leaders of America compete at state conference

Future Business Leaders of America members from East and West Leyden high schools attended the Illinois Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference in...

<p>Nathan Handwerker, 18, of Elmwood Park, shows off the gold medal he recently won at the Midwest Chinese Speech Competition. He is fluent in Chinese and can read and write it as well. | David Pollard/Sun-Times Media</p>

Elmwood Park student makes mark in Mandarin Chinese

Sometimes, when Nathan Handwerker is walking down the street or getting ready for school, he begins to think in Chinese. That’s because for the past four years, the Elmwood Park...

<p>Jacob Lazzarotto never shies away from a good challenge, either in the classroom or on the volleyball court. | Sun-Times Media File&nbsp;</p>

Leyden senior volleyball star prepping for mechanical engineering future

Leyden senior Jacob Lazzarotto has known what he wants to do in life for as long as he can remember. His journey started with Lego and Bionicle and has progressed to elaborate...

<p>Sergio Farfan, a senior at&nbsp;<a id="firsthit" name="firsthit"></a>West&nbsp;Leyden&nbsp;during an Advanced Placement&nbsp;art&nbsp;class. | Mark Lawton/Sun-Times Media &nbsp;</p>

West Leyden plans area spring art exhibit

The West Leyden Area Spring Art Show will be held from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 29 to 30, and also during the evening reception from 6-8 p.m. on April 29. The show will be held...

River Grove, 04/26/12--Jazz Band member Christopher Szeszol plays the trumpet on the song "Rock this Town". The River Grove School Music Department presented their Spring Concert Thursday evening.   | Jon Langham~for Sun-Times Media

Jazzy breakfast benefit for River Grove School music

Live jazz will be on the menu Saturday morning at River Grove School’s breakfast to raise money for the school’s music program.

<p>The youngsters of Casa de Hogar Maximo Cornejo Quiroz orphanage in Puerto Vallarta will be among the children to benefit from the selling of tickets to the Cubs vs. Diamondbacks game on April 22. Tickets are $15 each. | Submitted</p>

Cubs ticket fundraiser underway to aid Leyden's Mexico humanitarian trip

Wil Wagner, principal at West Leyden High School, is leading 45 students and ten staff members on a humanitarian mission to Casa de Hogar Maximo Cornejo Quiroz, an orphanage in...

Leyden's annual spring choral concert April 16

Leyden High School District 212 presents its annual Spring Choral Concert on Wednesday, April 16, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at West Leyden High School, 1000 N. Wolf Rd.,...

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