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Fairport considering merger of Minerva DeLand School, Fairport High School  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport Central School District is considering a merger of two high-school buildings and could reach a decision on the possibility before the school year is ...

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 ...

Minerva DeLand slated to close after Fairport school board vote  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport school board Tuesday voted to pursue a facilities pathway that will involve closing the standalone Minerva Deland School for ninth graders several ...

Fairport board votes to merge schools  WHEC

The Fairport Board of Education approved a plan Tuesday night that will eventually result in the consolidation of two of its schools.

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.

Fairport schools rally around families fighting cancer, raise $35000  13WHAM-TV

Fairport, N. Y. (WHAM) - The theme of the year for the Fairport School District has been to "Make A Difference. "The theme centers around a campaign to support ...

Tompkins named head coach for Houghton volleyball program  Corning Leader

HOUGHTON — Josh Tompkins has been selected to take the reins of the Houghton College women's volleyball program, Houghton Director of Athletics ...

Fairport CSD considers merging schools  WHEC

A local school district wants your input about merging two of its schools...

Fairport rallies around five families with children diagnosed with cancer  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Faced with a new challenge, the Fairport community is rallying around several families with children battling cancer.

Two Rochester schools named to 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Each year, the Department of Education ranks the most outstanding schools in the country. Did your child's school make the list?

Fairport brother fulfills dream for sister at talent show  RochesterFirst

“She sits in our tv room and sings to her favorite songs with a microphone every day for hours, and has dreamed of performing for crowds her whole life,” Casey ...

Expansion of Transportation Center is frustrating Fairport homeowners  RochesterFirst

The expansion of the Fairport Central School District Transportation Center has left a lot of folks who live near and behind it frustrated with the constant noise ...

Sean Henretta blazes a new trail for Fairport boys cross country  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Sean Henretta broke the course record at Center Park and placed fifth at states to earn AGR Runner of the Year honors.

Photos: Take a look back at Fairport 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 Fairport football history.

Man charged in Victor burglary after Fairport crash; second suspect at large

A Rochester man is charged with burglarizing a Victor home after a police chase ended with him crashing his vehicle near Fairport High School. Sam Sides Jr.

High school scores for Tuesday, May 14: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school sports results for Tuesday, May 14 and schedule for May 15.

Section V Class AA softball championship preview: Victor and Fairport will meet again  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Top-seeded Victor and third-seeded Fairport will face-off for the second year in a row in the Section V Class AA championship. Victor won last year and also is ...

Blood drive in honor of Fairport's 'Angels' set for June 20  WHEC

The annual "Fairport Angels Blood Drive" in memory of five Fairport students who died in a car accident will be held on June 20...

Fight at Churchville-Chili High School sends security guard to hospital

Chili, N. Y. (WHAM) - A security guard was taken to the hospital Friday morning after a fight broke out atChurchville-Chili High School. Monroe County Sheriff's ...

Fairport trustees: Meet the three candidates running for two open spots  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Matthew Brown, Tim Slisz and Kenneth Rohr are vying for Fairport's trustee positions.

Fairport mayor election: Fritz May and Julie Domaratz running for office in 2018  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Meet the candidates running for mayor in Fairport: Frederick "Fritz" May and Julie Domaratz.

High school scores for Wednesday, May 15: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V scores for Wednesday, May 15: Baseball, softball, lacrosse and more. Also Thursday's schedule.

Longtime race director Bill Kehoe dies after bout with pneumonia  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Bill Kehoe had been in hospice care. He directed hundreds of local races, including the Runnin' of the Green.

Racism at suburban schools: In students' own words  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Black students in Monroe County schools talk about being underestimated, the N-word and discussions about slavery.

Cross country: Fairport's Sean Henretta leads way for Section V at states  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Sean Henretta led Section V's runners boys at the state meet while Brighton's Delia McDade Clay had the best time among girls.

High school scores for Friday, May 17: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school sports results for Friday, May 17 and schedule for May 18.

As suburban districts diversify, black students navigate a mix of prejudice and good intentions  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Students of color in suburban districts soak up opportunities but still face major obstacles to advancement.

D&C journalists remind us why Greater Rochester's a special place  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Executive Editor Michael Kilian writes about the value to readers of stories that deliver a sense of place about Greater Rochester, Western New York.

Section V high school football Week 5 scores  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

See how the top football teams in Section V fared in Week 5, including an overtime thriller for Aquinas.

BOYS LACROSSE: Penn Yan battles Fairport | Photos  Finger Lakes Times

FAIRPORT — Talk about pressure. Freshman Penn Yan goalie, Griffin Emerson, got his first career start at the varsity level Tuesday against one of the top Class ...

Someone You Should Know: Stephanie Shirley  13WHAM-TV

(WHAM) - When her daughter was killed 11 years ago, no one would have blamed Stephanie Shirley if the grief had broken her spirit. Now, dealing with another ...

High school runner praised for helping legally blind competitor who fell  New York Post

A New York high school cross-country athlete is being praised for stopping to help a vision-impaired runner who fell as they neared the finish line.

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

High school lacrosse, baseball, softball, golf and tennis scores for Thursday, May 16.

Fairport High School friends open bakery in Victor, 30 years after graduation  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Deb Stirone and Heidi Glidden were members of the Faiport High School class of 1987. Thirty years later, they opened Gourmet Goodies in Victor.

Fatal Hilton crash brings back memories of Fairport 5  Spectrum News

It has been almost 11 years since the tragic car accident that took the lives of five Fairport teenagers.

NYS Ed. Commissioner: RCSD response to report lacks "coherent vision"

Albany, N. Y. (WHAM) - A 32-page rebuttal to an improvement plan drafted by the Rochester City School District's Board of Education tells the group to head ...

For first time since 1941, Rochester-area native to lead D&C newsroom  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Michael Kilian is the first locally born top editor of the Democrat and Chronicle since 1941.

Fairport lift bridge to close for 13 to 15 months  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport lift bridge will close for 13 to 15 months beginning in summer 2019, the state announced Thursday. The New York state Department of ...

Philip Seymour Hoffman remembered by Fairport High School near Rochester  The Post-Standard

In a Sunday, March 5, 2006, file photo, actor Philip Seymour Hoffman poses with the Oscar he won for best actor for his work in "Capote" at the 78th Academy ...

Section V football previews: Can anyone overtake Aquinas in Class AA?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Class AA is for the teams at the largest high schools in the state, but it is the smallest group in Section V. This can be viewed as good news by the nine Class AA ...

Fairport makes Robert Clark's high school job permanent  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport school board on Wednesday named acting principal Robert Clark to the job permanently.

Rosenberry: Fairport grad backpacking across the world  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A young Fairport woman will be backpacking through 11 countries this year, helping to make the world a better place.

New U.S citizens take oath of allegiance in Chili

Chili, N. Y. (WHAM) - Twenty people from countries around the world were naturalized as U. S. citizens in Chili on Friday morning. The men and women took the ...

Remembering "Fairport Five" 10 years after tragic crash  WXXI News

It was 10 years ago this month, June 26, 2007, when five young women died in a tragic head-on crash in Ontario County five days after they graduated from.

Fairport students aim to break mental health stigma  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The second annual Stop The Stigma concert is 6 p.m. Friday at the Perinton Center Stage Ampitheater.

Fairport H.S. principal resigns  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Robert Clark is listed as the current acting principal, replacing Joseph Fantigrossi.

Section V high school scores: Saturday, Sept. 29  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys & girls soccer results and more for Sept. 28 and Saturday, Sept. 29.

Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman: Actor's hometown reflects on his success, influence on small town one year  New York Daily News

FAIRPORT, N.Y. — Dead silence, profound silence. Teens at an assembly stunned by the genius of a classmate. Then, after a pause, leaping from their ...

Hall & Oates coming to CMAC in August

Canandaigua, N. Y. (WHAM) - They're making your dreams come true. Daryl Hall and John Oates are bringing their tour to the Rochester area this summer with ...

US News & World Report 2018 ranking: Rochester-area schools rated  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Pittsford, Brighton and Honeoye Falls-Lima all received top honors in the 2018 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings.

Fairport schools consider later start times  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport Central School District is weighing a later start to the day for its students.

Photos: Penfield volleyball through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Patriots have been one of the top programs in Section V - and New York state - for both boys and girls.

Cazenovia cross country runner stops race to help competitor who is visually impaired

A Cazenovia High School cross country runner put competition aside during a race last week, and helped a runner with vision impairment, who passed him and ...

Assemblyman Gantt pleads guilty to traffic violation

Rochester, N. Y. (WHAM) - New York State Assemblyman David Gantt pleaded guilty to a traffic violation at the Rochester Traffic Violation Agency on Thursday.

NY cross-country runner stops race to help competitor with visual impairment  WJLA

AUBURN, N. Y. (WSTM) - A Cazenovia High School cross-country athlete put competition aside during a race last week and helped a runner with impaired ...

Her friend died by suicide. She took up the cause to stop the stigma.  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Maeve Reed helps lead a group that wants teens and parents to talk about mental health and suicide.

Beloved bear fountain in Geneseo struck - again

After a scare, Emmeline - the much-adored bear statue in Geneseo - is okay. Someone collided with the fountain on which the statue is perched on Main Street ...

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.

Police, deputies adding DWI patrols, sobriety checkpoints for St. Patrick's Day

(WHAM) - Police and deputies will be out on more DWI, sobriety and underage drinking patrols at St. Patrick's Day celebrations are underway. Starting Friday ...

Decision to close Fairport lift bridge for a year divides village  13WHAM-TV

Fairport, N.Y. (WHAM) - A village divided. The iconic Fairport lift bridge will be closing for a year for needed repairs.The familiar buzz of cars going over the ...

Police: 3 charged after high speed chase on 490 in Riga

Riga, N. Y. (WHAM) - State Police arrested three people after a police chase along I-490 West late Wednesday night. Troopers said around 10:15 p. m. , they ...

High school roundup, Tuesday, Sept. 6  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Sinead Sargeant scored three goals to lead Fairport to a 4-2 win over Victor on Tuesday in a Monroe County girls soccer game. Zoe Janes added a goal for the ...

Why citizens should strengthen their media literacy  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The age of social media has made clear each of us should strengthen our media literacy in order to separate fact from fiction or propaganda.

Hilton bus driver saves student's life during bus run

Hilton, N. Y. (WHAM) - The Hilton Central School District is praising one of its bus drivers for saving a student's life on Tuesday. Rebecca Gates, who drives a ...

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.

Mark Scerbo to get new trial in death of Fairport teacher Heather Boyum  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Mark Scerbo had been convicted of causing the fatal crash in 2012. An appeals court ruled he was wrongly denied the opportunity to challenge a juror he did not ...

Deputies: Man charged with DWI in Dansville after breaking order of protection

Ossian, N. Y. (WHAM) - A man from Ossian was arrested on DWI and domestic violence charges after Livingston County Sheriff's deputies said he threatened a ...

Suburban, city students swap classrooms  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

When students from Fairport High School and Rochester Early College International High School exchanged classroom visits recently, perhaps the most ...

Lift Bridge in Fairport to close for construction in 2019  Spectrum News

A major traffic artery in the Village of Fairport could be severed by next year, as the New York State Department of Transportation announced its plans to conduct ...

Trial delayed until Thursday for man accused in Hamlin double murder case

Rochester, N. Y. (WHAM) - The murder trial has been delayed until Thursday morning for a man accused of killing two men in Hamlin last September. Mason ...

Local students among 'Young Women of Distinction' finalists  The Livingston County News

Three local students are among 20 finalists for The Women's Council's Young Women of Distinction award, given annually to four female students who have ...

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.

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 ...

Schools hit snooze button on later start times  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

No suburban Monroe County school has a starting time in line with pediatric standards.

Geneseo Central names 3 superintendent candidates  The Daily News Online

GENESEO – Sharon Smith, principal of Kendall Elementary School, has been named one of three finalists to be the next superintendent of Geneseo Central ...

Deputies search for burglary suspect in Victor  RochesterFirst

A search was underway in Farmington Tuesday after deputies surprised burglars in Victor.

Bradley: Our high school sports coverage is changing and we are excited about it  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A new high school sports season has arrived and there is excitement in the air — for players, coaches, fans and our team here at the Democrat and Chronicle.

Mercy students, poverty educators give D&C editor priceless lessons  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

'As the new editor of the D&C, it is humbling to recognize how much deeper and richer my understanding of Greater Rochester needs to be...'

Elaine McGurk: Fairport cheerleading's guiding angel  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport cheerleading coach Elaine McGurk has built a consistent winner but more importantly guided her athletes with compassion and poise before, during ...

Legally blind Fairport teen inspires other runners  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Mike Fortner stood near the finish line at the McQuaid Invitational, waiting just like all those other parents. A junior-varsity swimming coach for Fairport High ...

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.

Crush Cancer concert celebrates teen's legacy  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The event honors the legacy of Hannah Metzler, who died last month of brain cancer.

High school football: 25 questions entering the 2018 Section V football season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Section V football season opens with the third annual Teddi Bowl featuring Victor and Pittsford at 7 p.m. Aug. 30 at St. John Fisher College. As team's ...

Free backpacks and school supplies for kids: Where to find help in Rochester area  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Back to school backpack giveaways for Rochester and suburban needy families.

Coming together to "Stop the Stigma"  13WHAM-TV

Fairport, N.Y. – Friday night, five friends will be together to remember the one who is no longer with them.Jordyn Keeley died from suicide last year. She was 14 ...

Judge rules Yates County man not mentally competent for murder trial

Torrey, N. Y. (WHAM) - The Yates County District Attorney's Office said this week that a Yates County man is not mentally competent to stand trial for killing his ...

URMC study links wheezing adults to vaping

(WHAM) - A recently-published study shows a link between wheezing in adults and the use of electronic cigarettes, or vaping. The study, which was conducted ...

Photos: Take a look back at Rush-Henrietta football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

As the 2018 football season nears, we hope you enjoy this look back at some of the memorable players and games in Rush-Henrietta football history.

Georgetown Picks Up Verbal Commitment from NY's Grace Chen  SwimSwam

Two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Grace Chen has announced her verbal commitment to swim for Georgetown University in the fall, where she ...

Cazenovia runner forgets about winning to stop, help legally blind runner who fell

Cazenovia High School runner came to the aid of a student from Fairport with a visual impairment after he slipped and fell going up a hill during a recent race.

Fairport teacher selected for Teachers Hall of Fame  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Richard Ognibene is one of five selected for the National Teachers Hall of Fame. He was state Teacher of the Year in 2008.

Collins backs AG assessment of Mueller report, calls process "witch hunt"

Dansville, N. Y. (WHAM) - Rep. Chris Collins sharply criticized the investigation of the Donald Trump campaign. The Republican Congressman was in Dansville ...

Fairport Angel Walk remembers girls  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Event honors the five Fairport High School grads who were killed in a car crash in 2007.

Memmott: At 84, Penfield writer keeps bringing history alive  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Since his retirement in 1991, Donovan A. Shilling has written 20 books on Rochester history, and he plans on doing many more.

Cancer diagnosis leads swimmer back to pool  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Just three months after returning to the swimming pool for the first time in three decades, a Brighton man will compete in a national-level masters swim ...

Theodore W. Ted McCarthy: Contractor And Painter  Peekskill, NY Patch

Theodore W. "Ted" McCarthy: Contractor And Painter - Peekskill-Cortlandt, NY - The Verplanck resident was 59.

With number of suicides increasing, the warning signs experts say to look out for  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N.Y. - Suicide is one of the top ten causes of death. According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control released this week, the problem is ...

Five Young Women Killed In Fiery Car Crash  CBS News

A fiery head-on collision killed five women in a sport utility vehicle less than a week after they graduated from a high school in a Rochester suburb, the principal ...

Roth: Fairport's Dan Masino is from famed hoops family  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport's exciting guard Dan Masino is the latest member of a storied basketball family including former Rochester Royal Al Masino, a member of the Section V ...

Fairport's Conner Simonetti drafted by Nationals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The power-hitting outfielder/first baseman was selected in the 13th round.

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