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Got caught (on video) providing pre-launch information in Titusville FL

July 11, 2019 by Oz Osband (Register to contact)

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When the Washington Post did an article on the economy picking up in Brevard County FL (home of the canaveral Spaceport), they did a Video Extra with me providing launch updates in space View PArk in Titusville FL. Tap the launch video to get the full clip with me in it.

Washington Post video inclused Irondequoit 1968 alum.

June 10, 2019 by Ozzie Osband (Register to contact)

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The video is a Web Extra to an article on Space Businesses returning to "The Space Coast of Florida" following the retirement of the Space Shuttle program in 2011.

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Irondequoit High School hires new principal  Monroe County Post

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.

Irondequoit High School musical postponed due to various illnesses  WHEC

If you planned on attending the Irondequoit High School Musical this Thursday or Friday...

Section V football Preseason Primer: New era beginning for Irondequoit  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The next crop of Irondequoit Eagles will have massive shoes to fill, but there's confidence the defending sectional champs won't fall off.

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.

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...

Section V football Preseason Primer: Eastridge has more experience than you might think  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

On paper it may seem like this might be a rebuilding year for the Eastridge Lancers who have to replace 16 starters, but things aren't always as they seem.

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 ...

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...

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.

Eagle Scout Builds New Drop Box To Recycle Flags  Spectrum News

It is National Flag Week and Friday is Flag Day. It is perfect timing for this new flag drop box located outside Irondequoit Town Hall. This is where people can ...

Section V football Preseason Primer: Brockport looks to regain postseason form  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Blue Devils went 5-4 last season and are looking to crack the postseason field in a loaded Class A.

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.

Where to find 2019 Independence Day fireworks celebrations  13WHAM-TV

(WHAM) - Communities around the Rochester area are celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and other celebrations. All celebrations listed will take ...

West Irondequoit superintendent Jeff Crane readies for retirement  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N. Y. – After 21 years at the West Irondequoit Central School District, Superintendent Jeff Crane is preparing to retire. In addition to serving as ...

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.

East Irondequoit High School to close Monday for funeral of teacher  WHEC

East Irondequoit High School will be closed on Monday 7 according to the a post on the schools Facebook page...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Vigneri grand slam keeps Canandaigua on track for fourth straight Section V title  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

There were four baserunners who crossed home plate Thursday for Canandaigua, a baseball team that has won Section V championships each of the last three ...

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 art teacher gets Golden Apple  RochesterFirst

The art teacher receiving this week's Golden Apple, Ms. Lauren Reinert, is celebrating something else pretty big! It's her 40th birthday!!! Irondequoit High School ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Section V football preseason Primer: Victor another year older, another year wiser  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Victor came within a few plays of a sectional crown last season, with three AGR players returning they hope to finish the job in 2019.

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 ...

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* ...

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 ...

Police: Irondequoit teacher won’t face charges for sexual encounter with student

The Irondequoit High School teacher who resigned over an inappropriate relationship with a student will not face criminal charges, police say...

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 ...

'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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

After-school activities, sporting events being cancelled in multiple districts due to heat  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Temperature have caused schools to cancel activities after school activities and games on Wednesday.

The 2019 All-Greater Rochester Boys Lacrosse Team  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Each year the Democrat and Chronicle and Section V high school coaches select an all-star team for every high school varsity sport. Below are the spring 2019 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

The 2019 All-Greater Rochester Baseball Team  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Meet the AGR all-star team, including Player of the Year Hunter Walsh.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 scores for Friday, May 31: See how your favorite team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school sports results for Friday, May 31 and schedule for June 1.

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.

Honor Roll: Webster students conquer space-themed escape room  RochesterFirst

WEBSTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Today our Honor Roll spotlight shines on the youngsters in Webster who are doing a little summer learning at the Webster Public ...

Frosting creator puts brand up for sale  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Students gather to pray for Irondequoit HS freshman hit by car  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. (WHAM) - Students at Irondequoit High School gathered around the flagpole Tuesday morning to pray for a fellow student who was seriously ...

All-Greater Rochester Spring 2019 Honorable Mention list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A list of Section V student-athletes who made AGR Honorable Mention for spring 2019 sports.

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 ...

Vandals burned Irondequoit HS turf field  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The damaged turf field is to be repaired this month.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

'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.

Irondequoit celebrates Memorial Day with parade  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. - The Town of Irondequoit celebrated Memorial Day a day early this weekend.The town held its 91st annual Memorial Day parade Sunday ...

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.

Ex-Villager sentenced for firing assault rifle inside Villages VA Clinic  Villages-News

A 63-year-old former Villager has been sentenced in connection with a 2016 shooting incident at the VA Outpatient Clinic in The Villages.

Former Yankees first-round pick and Irondequoit grad Cito Culver signs with Miami  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Irondequoit grad and former Yankees first-round pick, Cito Culver, signed a minor league contract with the Miami Marlins organization, Tuesday.

Photos: East Rochester football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

East Rochester is known as "The Home of Champions" and the village takes pride in all of its athletic teams, especially football.

No charges in death of Irondequoit teen Michael Lynch  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The driver who struck an Irondequoit teen will not be charged in connection with his death.

Final Section V Scoreboard: Wednesday, May 16  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Got a great play from a Section V game on your phone? It could be our next Play of the Week! Upload your video from any Section V sport to ...

Section V high school scores: Wednesday, Oct. 24  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports results and more for Oct. 23 and Wednesday, Oct. 24 and schedule for Oct. 25.

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.

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.

Eastridge wins at Irondequoit in season opener  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The win over Irondequoit that the East Irondequoit Eastridge Lancers hoped to relish Friday night, began to turn into mush.

Irondequoit teen hit by car critical but stable  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. (WHAM) - A 14-year-old boy in Irondequoit is critical but stable condition Friday after being hit by a car, according to his family.Michael Lynch ...

Urban-Suburban: expansion and challenges  Rochester City Newspaper

Adalis Santiago says that she's happy to soon be graduating from West Irondequoit High School. But when the tall, poised teen first arrived at the...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Why Yankees haven't lost faith in this Aroldis Chapman pitch  New York Post

Had Travis d'Arnaud's fly ball to right field died on the warning track Monday night instead of crawling into the seats for what turned out to be a game-winning, ...

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