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Irondequoit High School hires new principal

Alecia Zipp-McLaughlin, an administrator in the Rochester City School District, will be the next leader of Irondequoit High School. She was appointed June 6 by ...

In his 90s, Jimmy Ingutti’s still happily standing guard at Irondequoit High School  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

James “Jimmy” Ingutti is 97 years old, and he's still working, happily working. “It just gives me something to do,” says the security guard at Irondequoit High ...

Student questioned after alleged threat to Irondequoit High School  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A call to the West Irondequoit Central School District's anonymous tip line led to a student being questioned by police after a threat was made against ...

Irondequoit High School postpones Hairspray shows due to widespread illness  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Nearly a quarter of the show's cast fell ill and had to be out of school this week, according to the district.

West Irondequoit school district issues statement on missing teen  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The missing 16-year-old is a sophomore at Irondequoit High School.

Local students receive HLAA scholarships  Monroe County Post

High schoolers received $1000 scholarships from the Hearing Loss Association of America, Rochester Chapter during a recent dinner at Cobblestone Creek ...

Sodus principal speaks about implicit bias

English teacher Danielle Ohlson, adviser for It's REAL (Rights, Education, Advocacy, Leadership) at Newark High School, said Sodus High School Principal ...

Swift action follows Irondequoit High School student threat  WHEC

A student is being questioned by police after making a threat in the West Irondequoit School District...

New school superintendent in West Irondequoit to take over in March  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N. Y. - The West Irondequoit School District has appointed a new superintendent. Dr. Aaron Johnson, 45, will take the helm on March 4th, after ...

Takeaways from Irondequoit's boys basketball win at Hilton  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Eagles had enough to hold off Cadets, who received another 40-point game by junior Tah'Jae Hill , now a 1000-point scorer.

Irondequoit holds off Eastridge 21-10 thanks to a transfer from the other side of town  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Jadon Turner scored twice and Freddy June sealed the win with a TD in the final two minutes for Irondequoit.

Jadon Turner emerges as a game-changer for Irondequoit  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

He may be listed at 5 feet-11 inches, 165 pounds, but the versatile senior has made a big impact on the field for the Eagles this season.

Irondequoit soars over Sutherland again to repeat as Class A girls volleyball champion  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Eagles repeated as Section V champions and extended their winning streak to 14 straight matches with a sweep over Pittsford Sutherland.

Irondequoit High School teacher resigns amid evidence of relationships with students  WHEC

The West Irondequoit School District said that staff found evidence that she had inappropriate relationships with two students...

Jeff Crane to retire as West Irondequoit school superintendent  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Jeff Crane, the longest-serving school district superintendent in Monroe County, will retire from the leadership of the West Irondequoit Central School District at ...

Former Irondequoit star Gerald Drumgoole follows his heart to earn basketball scholarship  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Gerald Drumgoole was recruited by several colleges in two sports in high school and ultimately ended up with a basketball scholarship to Pittsburgh.

Photos: Take a look back at Irondequoit football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

As the 2018 football season approaches, we hope you enjoy this look back at some of the memorable players and games in Irondequoit football history.

High school scores for Saturday, March 30: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing Please submit with a ...

High school scores for Thursday, April 4: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school scores for lacrosse, baseball, softball, golf and tennis on Thursday, April 4.

Six Section V football games to watch in Week 2  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Week 1 in Section V football had some notable action. There was the Teddi Bowl, a game for the benefit of Camp Good Days and Special Times.

Irondequoit's Ryan Thompson finishes 87th at Nike Cross Nationals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Ryan Thompson places 87th in a field of 203 runners Saturday in Portland, Oregon.

AGR Football Team: These are the best players in Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Every year the Democrat and Chronicle and local high school coaches select an all-star team for each high school varsity sport. Below are the fall 2018 picks for ...

Section V boys lacrosse: 5 storylines for the 2019 season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The boys lacrosse season is already underway with a few teams securing impressive victories as a new wave of talent takes over. One of the themes of last ...

Rescheduled dates announced for IHS "Hairspray" shows  13WHAM-TV

UPDATE: The postponed "Hairspray performances have been rescheduled for March 22 and 23 at 7:30 p. m. For tickets purchased at Wegmans: March 14 ...

Section V high school scores: Wednesday, Dec. 12  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports results and more for Dec. 11 and Wednesday, Dec. 12 and schedule for Dec. 13.

Section V spring sports: 11 Division I recruits to know for 2019  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Here are some of the top athletes in Section V spring sports who are committed to continuing their athletic careers at college programs.

Honor Roll: students donate 200 lbs. of food  RochesterFirst

Today's honor roll shines on the students and families from Southlawn School, Rogers Middle School, and the DECA Club at Irondequoit High School.

Find out where 50-plus Section V athletes are going to college  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The following athletes at high schools in Section V have or announced their intentions to sign binding letters of intents to continue sports in college during this ...

High school scores for Tuesday, April 2: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing Please submit ...

6 veteran West Irondequoit employees honored  Monroe County Post

Six employees of the West Irondequoit Central School District were honored by its Board of Education and fellow colleagues at the annual Years of *Service* ...

Former Irondequoit basketball star Gerald Drumgoole commits to University of Pittsburgh  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Gerald Drumgoole Jr., the 2017-18 Democrat and Chronicle All-Greater Boys Basketball Player Year while a junior at Irondequoit, announced that he has ...

Irondequoit football field closed as authorities seek cause for burn mark  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Authorities want to know what caused a burn mark on artificial turf athletic field behind Irondequoit High School. The mark is 6 to 8 feet in diameter.

Irondequoit grad played lifesaving role in retrieving hydrogen bombs  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

In 1961, Lt. Jack ReVelle led a team to retrieve two hydrogen bombs after the plane carrying them broke up over North Carolina.

'Protecting Our Kids' brings community together to talk school safety  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Jori Cincotta discusses what parents and students can do to help increase school safety. She was a panelist at the "Protecting Our Kids" forum at Irondequoit ...

Irondequoit's Freddy June displays improved passing game and it's bad news for Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Irondequoit hosted East, Spencerport, and McQuaid Jesuit in a football scrimmage on Saturday.

High school scores for Friday, Jan. 4: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school girls basketball and bowling scores for Friday, Jan. 4.

High school scores for Tuesday, April 16: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school lacrosse, baseball and softball scores for Tuesday, April 16. Also Wednesday's schedule.

Boys basketball: Isaiah Stewart wins Naismith High School Player of the Year  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester's Isaiah Stewart, a former basketball star at McQuaid, won the Naismith Trophy on Friday.

Irondequoit grads say they were punished for tweets  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Two Irondequoit High School alumnae who were banned from their 2013 graduation ceremony after allegedly being caught with alcohol are suing the district.

Irondequoit Baseball Hands Canandaigua First Loss of Season  Spectrum News

In a matchup of Section V Class A1 baseball, Irondequoit visited three-time defending champion Canandaigua.

High school basketball: Seniors will showcase skills in all-star games, one matchup moved  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The high school basketball season is not quite over for some of the area's cheerleaders and better players whose teams have been knocked out of the ...

Vandals burned Irondequoit HS turf field  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The damaged turf field is to be repaired this month.

Class A football semifinals: Dream matchups with Canandaigua/Victor and East/Irondequoit  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Victor gets a rematch against rival Canandaigua and it's a battle of the Eagles as Irondequoit and East face off.

High school scores for Monday, April 1: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing Please submit ...

Section V baseball: 60 players to watch during the 2019 season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Put one all-star level pitcher on the mound, and his high school team can expect to win a few ballgames. Give that same ballclub a second pitcher with ...

Former Webster coach Kali Watkins accused of rape: What we know now  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Webster Police are still seeking the community's assistance in their investigation into rape allegations lodged against a former coach and special education ...

Irondequoit teen Michael Lynch dies 2 weeks after being struck by car  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

An Irondequoit teen died Thursday, two weeks after he was struck by a car as he crossed Cooper Road in Irondequoit, according to a post by the family on ...

Irondequoit High School business students compete in Business Club competition  Monroe County Post

Business students from Irondequoit High School competed in the 2018 DECA Regional Competition on Jan. 4. The event took place at Rochester Institute of ...

Police ID Irondequoit student struck by vehicle  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A 14-year-old Irondequoit High School student suffered "very serious injuries" Thursday morning when struck by a vehicle on Cooper Road, according to ...

Group gives scholarships to Section V football players  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A total of $6000 given to high school seniors, while youth and college participants, plus individuals who promote football are recognized.

Section V football previews: Who will emerge from loaded Class A field?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Class A may be the most competitive class in Section V this season, with 16 teams vying for the eight playoff spots in sectional playoffs. Last year, the Wilson ...

Frosting creator puts brand up for sale  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Irondequoit native Heather Saffer is offering her Dollop Gourmet for $150K.

Irondequoit boys basketball coach Chris Cardon defines perseverance  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Heart-breaking personal and team loss only made Irondequoit's popular coach stronger.

Section V high school sectional scores: Friday, Nov. 2  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports sectional results for Friday, Nov. 2.

Slow your roll: Communities aim for safer roads with lower speed limits  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Amid a national uptick in pedestrian deaths, some communities are lowering speed. The death of teen Michael Lynch spurred Irondequoit to take action.

Youth Athletic Departments Fields Flooded  Spectrum News

Flooded fields prompt postponement of youth athletic games. Parks and schools try to prevent damage to fields.

8th annual 'Dodge for Josh' raises money for grieving families  WHEC

March 03, 2019 11:32 PM. IRONDEQUOIT, N.Y. (WHEC)- A dodging, ducking and dipping tribute continued on Sunday bigger than ever for a beloved ...

8th grader on bicycle hit by car in Irondequoit  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. -- For the second time in a year, an Irondequoit teen has been struck by a car on the way to school. This time, neighbors say a traffic light put in ...

Remembering Eileen Grossman, who brought comfort to thousands  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Grossman, who lived in Pittsford, was actively involved with Cancer Wellness Connections until her death on Feb. 2 at age 69.

East Irondequoit Middle School announces honor rolls - News  Monroe County Post

East Irondequoit Middle School announced the students named to the high honor and honor rolls for the first marking period of the 2018-19 academic year.

Section V softball: 40 players to watch during the 2019 season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The 2018 season saw history being made as the Victor Blue Devils captured the program's first-ever state championship in softball. Bishop Kearney came close ...

High school football: 2018 Section V schedule  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school football practices begin on Monday. Here's the complete 2018 Section V schedule.

First Irondequoit brewery coming to I-Square  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Proposed brewery is part of I-Square's third phase of redevelopment on the former Vercruysse Farm property.

High school musical season has begun on the east side  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school musical season has officially begun, a time when winter winds down, spring slowly emerges and families across Monroe County fill auditoriums to ...

Ferguson, Rochester, suburban students discuss racism  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The simple fact that hundreds of high school students from 13 school districts spent all Friday talking frankly about racism in their schools is an indicator of their ...

Section V football playmakers and hard-hitters to watch in 2018  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Official practices for the 2018 high school football season began bright and early Monday. In preparation for the season, the Democrat and Chronicle is getting a ...

2 Irondequoit High teams fish for spot at nationals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Bass fishing has taken off at Irondequoit H.S.; two teams will compete for state title.

Report: Irondequoit's Erica Stoll to wed Rory McIlroy on Saturday  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The couple, who met five years ago, will be married at Ashford Castle in Ireland.

Parkminster Preschool celebrating 50 years - News  Monroe County Post

Parkminster Preschool, 2710 Chili Ave., Rochester, will host an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 5 to celebrate 50 years of serving families in the area.

Voters head to the polls to decide local Democratic, GOP Assembly primaries  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

For the first time in nearly three decades, voters will usher in a new face representing the 136th Assembly District. That decision likely comes down to the ...

After Florida school shooting, Rochester-area schools make changes  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Steven Chatterton, director of school safety and security at Greece Central School District, details steps the state is taking to streamline school safety.

March 14 student walkout: How Rochester's students are responding  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Exactly one month after a devastating shooting took the lives of 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14 in Parkland, Florida, ...

Photos: Take a look back at East High football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

As the 2018 football season approaches, we hope you enjoy this look back at some of the memorable players and games in East High football history.

Victor voters approve $500K turf replacement  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Voters in the Victor Central School District voted to approve replacing their 10-year-old turf field Tuesday. The field has issues of surface runoff rips and tears, ...

International cycling event coming to Rochester - News  Monroe County Post

The MVP Health Care Rochester Twilight Criterium will return to downtown Rochester on May 11 for a fifth consecutive year. The event is part of USA Cycling's ...

Local students named Young Women of Distinction  Monroe County Post

The Women's Council, a Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce affiliate, recently presented its annual Young Women of Distinction awards to Annabelle ...

School of Business Awards High School Mentors  Ithaca College

The first annual Market Maker Business Awards honored five teachers and advisors for supporting students' interest in economics and finance.

Greece resident appointed as Hilton HS principal  Monroe County Post

Hilton Central School District will welcome Jeffrey Michael Green, of Greece, as principal of Hilton High School on Aug. 27. He replaces Brian Bartalo, who ...

RIT's Michael Brown has a passion for his students, and teaching history  RIT University News Services

Michael Brown, an assistant professor in Rochester Institute of Technology's Department of History, is the 2018-19 recipient of the Richard and Virginia ...

Section V baseball: Eight storylines for 2019  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V's baseball tournaments are one-game elimination events. The winner is moving on, while the losing team is out. That fact can add drama to the high ...

Pay attention, drivers: Suburban crosswalks getting better visibility  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Are the crosswalks you use in Monroe County's suburbs on the list for safety improvements? We have the answer.

How local schools are addressing plans for student-led walkouts  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester-area school districts are beginning to weigh in on how they will respond to plans for student-led walkouts following a mass shooting that left 17 dead ...

Rochester Lilac Festival announces music lineup - News  Monroe County Post

Rochester Lilac Festival organizers announced 19 headliners and special guests to perform free shows at the 121st annual event on May 10-19. This year's ...

A day after Notre Dame fire, Brighton High School students head to Paris  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Miya Libman had been preparing and looking forward to her high school trip to Paris for months when she saw the devastation of the Notre Dame cathedral on ...

State champs! Irondequoit Eagles soar in Class A boys basketball final  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

MVP Tysean Sizer scored 21 points as Irondequoit won 54-43 for the Class A state title.

After suffering heart attack at 45, Tony Lipani starts motivational podcast for men  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Former Irondequoit athletic director Tony Lipani suffered a heart attack at 45. Now, he is helping other men with his motivational podcast.

Penfield High School releases honor rolls - News  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School announced the students named to its high honor and honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-19 academic year.Seniors named to the ...

'Hackathon' Aims to Help Girls Break Into the Tech Industry  Spectrum News

The hackathon that took place in Rochester on Saturday came with a twist.

County Clerk Bello announces temporary closure of Irondequoit DMV  Monroe County Post

As part of an ongoing effort to improve Department of Motor Vehicles facilities and operations, County Clerk Adam Bello recently announced the Irondequoit ...

Drum-roll, please: Gerald Drumgoole Jr. is the AGR Boys Basketball Player of the Year  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Gerald Drumgoole Jr. led Irondequoit to the state final four and has options for football and basketball at the next level.

Rochester area native Heather Saffer makes QVC debut

Heather Saffer's frosting brand Dollop Gourment has no dairy, gluten or preservatives.

Photos: Take a look back at Greece Athena football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

As the 2018 football season approaches, we hope you enjoy this look back at some of the memorable players and games in Greece Athena football history.

Former Irondequoit hockey coach Al Maerz dies  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A Section V hockey pioneer, Maerz won 303 games in 22 seasons and was voted to state hall of fame.

Photos: Eastridge football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

After struggling mightily in the 1980s, Eastridge football has enjoyed a resurgence with three Section V titles since 2004.

MRB Group welcomes structural engineer - News  Monroe County Post

Nick Goddeau recently joined MRB Group Engineering, Architecture and Surveying in Rochester as a senior structural engineer. Goddeau, a five-year Marine ...

Rochester pediatric urgent care center set to open Jan. 22  Monroe County Post

Pediatric Urgent Care of Rochester will open its doors later this month, offering Rochester its first pediatric urgent care facility. Pediatric Urgent Care of Rochester ...

'The Voice' finalists to perform in Rochester - News  Monroe County Post

Rochester Broadway Theatre League, 885 E. Main St., will present “America's Voices on Tour” featuring Rochester native Austin Giorgio at 8 p.m. on Feb.

Irondequoit native makes her QVC debut  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Heather Saffer makes a pitch for her Dollop Gourmet frosting brand during a food segment.

Local artists featured in Oxford Gallery’s ‘Legacy’  Monroe County Post

Legacy” at the Oxford Gallery, 267 Oxford St., Rochester, features the work of Tom Insalaco and area artists inspired by him. These artists will attend a public ...

Greece Athena HS releases 1st-quarter honor rolls  Monroe County Post

Greece Athena High School named students to its first-quarter high honor with distinction, high honor and honor rolls for 2018-19.Ninth gradeHigh honor with ...

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