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Community fundraiser for retired Irondequoit officer.  RochesterFirst

The Irondequoit police department held a spaghetti dinner fundraiser December 16, 2018 for a former officer diagnosed with skin cancer.

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 ...

Section V high school scores: Monday, Dec. 3  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Each week the Democrat and Chronicle will honor a male and female high school athlete of the week. Voting will be conducted from Monday through Friday ...

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.

Police, school leaders address threat made at Irondequoit High School  RochesterFirst

Irondequoit Police are investigating a possible threat made to West Irondequoit High School by a person around 12:30 a.m. Monday.

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...

Ex-Villager hears jury's verdict in connection with 2016 shooting at VA Outpatient Clinic in The Villages  Villages-News

A federal jury has convicted a Villager of charges related to a shooting incident in 2016 at the VA Outpatient Clinic in The Villages. Stephen Cometa, 62, was ...

Section V high school scores: Friday, Dec. 14  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school girls basketball, hockey, wrestling and more results for Friday, Dec. 14 and Dec. 13 and schedule for Dec. 15.

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 ...

Irondequoit HS teacher resigns after alleged relationship with students  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

An Irondequoit High School teacher resigned after the district found evidence she engaged in an inappropriate relationship with two students.

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...

Police say school is 'safe' after Irondequoit HS threat  RochesterFirst

Police say there is no risk after officials investigated a threat made on social media against Irondequoit High School.

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.

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.

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 ...

Local volunteers serve up free Thanksgiving meals to those in need  13WHAM-TV

ROCHESTER, NY (WHAM) -- Patty Hothckiss tears up when she thinks about it. “Just to give back," she says. "You'd be amazed at the lives you touch. It isn't ...

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.

OFC Creations announces summer theater program  Monroe County Post

OFC Creations will offer a new program in 2019, the ROC Summer Theatre Experience, that will allow students of all ages to participate in 15 theater productions ...

Section V football: Six 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.

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.

Attend Rochester area forum about keeping kids safe at school  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Parents, guardians and students can start to collect answers about the safety of children at schools during a forum hosted by the Democrat and Chronicle.

'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.

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 ...

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.

Irondequoit stifles East, soars back to Class A title game  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Irondequoit defense and Freddy June Jr. shined against a talented East team to get back to the Class A title game.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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

Can Wilson repeat? What kind of impact will Seven McGee have at East? Can Freddy June Jr. lead Irondequoit to a championship?

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.

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.

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 ...

Vandals burned Irondequoit HS turf field  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The damaged turf field is to be repaired this month.

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.

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 ...

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.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Wednesday, April 18  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Wednesday, April 18 and schedule for Thursday, April 19.

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 ...

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.

Phyllis T. Heberger, 82, of Fisher's Landing  WWNY TV 7

Phyllis T. Heberger, 82, of Fisher's Landing, NY, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, July 6th with her family by her side.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Friday, April 27  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Friday, April 27 and schedule for Saturday, April 28.

West Irondequoit 8th-grader hit by car while cycling to school  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Dake Junior High student, 13, was wearing a helmet when he was hit by a car at Titus Avenue and Gardham Road in Irondequoit Tuesday morning.

Sheriff's office commits to officers at Pittsford schools  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Monroe County Sheriff's office has committed the daily presence of officers to Pittsford schools.

Section V Football Large-School Poll: Which team jumped up four spots?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Find out which Section V football teams are ranked in the top 10 in Classes AA and A.

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 ...

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.

Six can’t miss Memorial Day events to help your weekend  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester offers dozens of events and ways to commemorate the coming Memorial Day holiday.

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.

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 ...

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.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Saturday, May 19  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Saturday, May 19 and schedule for Sunday, May 20 and Monday, May 21.

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.

AGR: Tourette Syndrome can't sink Brighton swimming phenom Sam Rivera  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Freshman swimming sensation Sam Rivera of Brighton doesn't let Tourette Syndrome sink his dreams, in fact it's his 'secret weapon'

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 ...

West Irondequoit schools renew emphasis on student safety  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. -- West Irondequoit is one of the last few districts in our area to begin the new school year, with classes beginning Thursday morning.

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.

What can schools do to keep your children safe? Come to our safety checks and find out  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Democrat and Chronicle will distribute school safety checklists for parents while hosting two forums in May.

West Irondequoit investigating burn on high school field  13WHAM-TV

Irondequoit, N.Y. (WHAM) - Police and firefighters are investigating how a large burn mark came to be on the turf field at West Irondequoit High School.

Should your doctor be talking to you about gun violence?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

More than a month following the Parkland shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, discussions and demonstrations across the ...

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.

Rochester area native Heather Saffer makes QVC debut

Irondequoit High School graduate Heather Saffer is making her mark on QVC with vegan frosting. According to VegNews, Saffer sold 800 sets of her Dollop ...

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.

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.

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.

High School football: 7 games to watch for in Section V this season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Practices start on Monday. Here is a look ahead to games you don't want to miss this season.

Section V football preseason rankings: Which team tops our large-school poll?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A panel of Section V football coaches has helped us rank the top 10 teams in Classes AA and A as preseason practices open.

All-Greater Rochester Spring 2018 Honorable Mention list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

More than 125 players make up the 2018 All-Greater Rochester spring sports first teams. Here is a list of the student-athletes who made AGR Honorable Mention ...

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 ...

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.

President of Rochester women's rights group announces NYS Assembly run  13WHAM-TV

Brighton, N.Y. (WHAM) - The president of the Rochester chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) is running for New York State Assembly office.

New York recruit says Gamecocks basketball ready for him to commit  The State

South Carolina Gamecocks basketball currently has the only official visit for Rochester, New York recruit Gerald Drumgoole. After the visit, Minnesota, Creighton, ...

Teen's death spurs Irondequoit to lower school-area speed limits  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The town of Irondequoit moved to lower speed limits near the town's two high schools this week in the wake of the death of a local student who was hit by a ...

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 high school scoreboard: Monday, April 16  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Monday, April 16 and schedule for Tuesday, April 17.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Tuesday, May 1  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Tuesday, May 1 and schedule for Wednesday, May 2.

Photos: Take a look back at Gates Chili Spartans 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 Gates Chili football history.

Section V softball tournament storylines include Victor, Brighton, Sutherland and Kearney  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Defending Section V Class AA softball champion Victor begins defense of its crown on Thursday and based on results over the past month, the Blue Devils ...

Canandaigua rallies past Eastridge to stay unbeaten  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Braves scored the final 17 points of the game to rally past Eastridge, 31-21, and stay unbeaten.

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 ...

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.

Boys basketball: Fairport tops large-schools coaches poll; Northstar No. 1 in small schools  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport has long been a presence in the Democrat and Chronicle Section V Boys Basketball Coaches' Large-School Poll, so when last season's Class AA state ...

Spencerport girls soccer rolls to state semifinals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Leah Wengender scored two goals and Erin Coykendall added another as the Rangers earned a return trip to the state semifinals.

What is a school lockout? And other school safety terms  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

There are 5 different "emergency response" positions New York schools are expected to take when there are safety concerns in or near school buildings.

Big Tobacco paying big money to lobby in Albany again  WHEC

Chances are your teenager has at least tried vaping...

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.

Judge Leticia Astacio's extraordinary rise contrasts her fall from grace  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Astacio, a single teenage mother from a broken home, put herself through law school and won an upset City Court victory in 2014.

Section V mercy rule: Does it protect athletes from injury, embarrassment?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Coaches, players and parents have mixed views on Section V's mercy rule for high school softball and some baseball leagues.

Photos: Hilton football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A look back at some of the memorable players and games in Hilton Cadets football.

Mercy, Spencerport girls to meet in Section V Class A girls soccer final  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Mercy defeated Pittsford Sutherland 1-0, and Spencerport extended its unbeaten streak to 62 with a 2-1 victory over Wayne.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Monday, April 30  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Monday, April 30 and schedule for Tuesday, May 1.

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.

Urban-Suburban: expansion and challenges | News  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...

Resiliency and grit: Remembering Bernadette Lynch  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Family and friends remember Lynch as a determined, loving person and mom.

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