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Chloe DeLyser honored as Gatorade New York Girls Soccer Player of the Year  Soccerwire.com

CHICAGO — In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Chloe DeLyser of Marion Jr-Sr High ...



Paul Feely's City Hall: Vargas looks to leave district 'a little better than when I found it'  The Union Leader

The number of days left for Dr. Bolgen Vargas as superintendent of the state's largest school district is dwindling, but one doesn't get the impression he's in any ...



Whatever Happened To ... West High School?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

It opened on Genesee Street in 1905 as the second high school in the city.



Manchester schools Superintendent Bolgen Vargas resigns | Education  The Union Leader

Citing personal and professional reasons, Manchester school Superintendent Dr. Bolgen Vargas abruptly submitted his resignation on Friday.



Davenport West High School student 'allegedly had a firearm' on school grounds  Quad City Times

Davenport Community Schools sent out a robocall at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday alerting parents that a student may have a firearm on the grounds of Davenport West ...



Kenmore native accused of vandalizing Frederick Douglass statue in Rochester  Buffalo News

A standout high school football player from Kenmore is one of two college students charged Sunday with vandalizing a statue of Frederick Douglass in ...



School reform initiative finds national inspiration  New Hampshire Business Review

Dr. Bolgen Vargas, superintendent of schools in Manchester, believes that the reform effort being spearheaded by the Manchester Proud public school reform ...



WNY's Great Grads: Kenmore West Student Undergoes 10 Brain Surgeries, Heading To RIT  WGRZ.com

KENMORE, N.Y. — Daybreak loves celebrating the "Great Kids" who make Western New York a better place to live. During the month of May, 2 On Your side is ...



Reports: Woman 'infatuated' by Columbine shooting found dead after manhunt  USA TODAY

Police said the woman, Sol Pais, 18, traveled from Miami to Colorado and bought a pump-action shotgun and ammunition.



'The Miracle Season' based on true story of Iowa City West High School girls' volleyball team | Catholic News & Multimedia | Diocese of Rochester  Catholic Courier

NEW YORK (CNS) -- Make sure you have your tissues handy when you go to see "The Miracle Season" (Mirror). As he did with 2011's "Soul Surfer," director ...



Security shake-ups: School emergency plans developed, but not vetted, under new state law  Quad City Times

Iowa schools are creating new school emergency plans or updating existing plans to satisfy the requirements of a new state law before its June 30 deadline.



Investigators look for fresh clues in 55-year-old double murder on Lover's Lane  13WHAM-TV

Pittsford, N. Y. (WHAM) - Investigators with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office are asking for any clues to help them solve a double murder case from 1963.



IHSA's Proposal 23 the talk of the football world | High School Football | pantagraph.com  Bloomington Pantagraph

There is no suitable opponent in Illinois that Normal Community High School can schedule in week four of the 2019 football season.



West throttles Bulldogs in second half to grab 4A substate opener  Quad City Times

It felt like a seismic shift. For eight minutes, Ottumwa shot a lights out 9-for-13 with multiple 3-point field goals to open a 23-16 lead. Davenport West showed no ...



Officers tried but couldn't extinguish flames in wreck that killed teen  Buffalo News

West Seneca Police Lt. James Unger says officers attempted to extinguish the flames without success at the crash scene early Sunday. (Barbara O'Brien/Buffalo ...



Fall 2018 High School All-America Teams announced (Boys)  Soccerwire.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Via United Soccer Coaches) – United Soccer Coaches announced on Monday the association's High School Boys and Girls All-America ...



Vaping in schools: Symptom of the bigger problem  WGRZ.com

The problem of youth vaping goes way beyond what they're seeing in schools. In this second report in our 2 On Your Side series, we take a look at the latest ...



Singer Family Prizes recognize inspirational high school teachers  University of Rochester Newsroom

The Singer Family Prizes for Excellence in Secondary School Teaching honor the high school teachers and staff that have made a tremendous impact on a ...



My gosh that's a big tree! | Alma Gaul | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

By the middle of last week, Yukon Dreessen, of Davenport, was getting used to people stopping by the house he and his dad, Brett, are working on across from ...



Kindred: 'Coach Kai?' No, but Bates-Diop a big help to Pioneers  Bloomington Pantagraph

Duke has Coach K. So does University High School have Coach Kai?



Forums seek feedback from public on new Davenport school superintendent search  Quad City Times

Identifying the criteria for a new Davenport School District superintendent was the purpose of two community forums held Thursday night.



Jean Marie Pizzoleo | Obituaries | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

AUBURN — Jean Marie Pizzoleo born Dec. 9, 1948, gained her angel wings at the Matthew House on Feb. 10, 2019. She was born in Auburn and was a ...



Food & Fun Calendar for Feb. 3-9, 2019  The Topeka Capital-Journal

DANCESquare Dance Lessons: 7:15-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 4746 S.W. 21st St. Beginner, intermediate or advanced dancers come ...



New York High School Changes 'Oriental' Mascot Name After 112 Years  TheBlaze.com

A New York high school that's gone by the "Orientals" for more than a century is getting a name change. Ditch the fake news ==> Click here to get news you can ...



Vincent Savarese | Obituaries | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

AUBURN — Vincent Savarese, 83, the husband of Marcella McIntyre Savarese, of Columbus Street, Auburn, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 in Auburn Community ...



Prep softball: Lakota West surging into D-I state matchup with Perrysburg  Hamilton Journal News

It's back to the big stage for Lakota West High School's softball team.



John Mazzeo | Obituaries | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

AUBURN — John R. "Jack" "Oz" Mazzeo, 90, of Lake Avenue died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 at his home. He was a native and life resident of Auburn. Jack was.



SOME JUST DESSERTS: Mendes, Tietjen twins, Semioli, Lips inducted into the LI Soccer Player Hall  frontrowsoccer.com

Feb 24, 2019 | College, Youth |. SOME JUST DESSERTS: Mendes, Tietjen twins, Semioli, Lips inducted into the LI. Tom Lips, Jennifer Tietjen, Carlos Mendes, ...



Patricia A. Hunt | Death Notices | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

AUBURN — Patricia A. "Patty" Hunt, 83, of Southfield Apartments, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 at Auburn Community Hospital.



B-BP Students To Attend NYSSMA Conference  Patch.com

B-BP Students To Attend NYSSMA Conference - Sayville-Bayport, NY - Nine Bayport-Blue Point High School students have been recognized as premier ...



US&J 2018 Local Sports in Review, Part 1 LOCKPORT SAYS HELLO, GOODBYE IN 2018  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

It was a year of fond farewells in the Lockport area, for both people, institutions and in many cases, records themselves, in 2018.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Ormie King: A bunch of legendary Auburn hall of famers  The Citizen

The 18th Annual Auburn High School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Dinner will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Springside Inn on West Lake Road in ...



Nashville Then: Highlights from 50 years ago in November 1968  The Tennessean

A presidential wreath is placed at the tomb of former President James K. Polk on the grounds of the State Capitol Nov. 1, 1968. Representing the Polk Memorial ...



Meet the New Head of the State's Largest School District  New Hampshire Public Radio

Some call it the toughest job in the state of New Hampshire: superintendent of the Manchester School District. To know why, it helps to understand just how.



Walz names commissioners for education and corrections  Star Tribune

Minnesota's incoming governor, who made education a key piece of his campaign, on Thursday picked the people who will help execute that work. DFL Gov.



— BURKE— | Obituaries | unionspringsherald.com  Union Springs Herald

With humble respect, Carter Funeral Home announces the transition of Mrs. Beatrice Johnson - Burke, 65, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. Celebration of Life ...



Covering Walk-outs, Protests and Teacher Strikes  Student Press Law Center

From student walk-outs over gun violence to teacher strikes over low pay, student journalists are faced with tough questions when it comes to covering protests ...



West Seneca plans 4 percent tax hike in tentative budget  Buffalo News

Next years tentative West Seneca budget would increase taxes about 4 percent, half of the tax rate increase in this years budget that sparked bitter budget me…



This Life with Gracie: How Morehouse dean of King chapel found fresh faith  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dean of King chapel at Morehouse College writes memoir laying out spiritual journey that revitalized his hope, faith.



Parkland high school students walkout, march to memorial set up for 17 shooting victims  USA TODAY

PARKLAND, Fla. --- Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Fla., walked two miles from their school on Wednesday to memorials set ...



Unshakable roots: Granite Building faces metamorphosis  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

When it opened in the late 19th century, the Beaux Arts building gracing the northeast corner of East Main and St. Paul streets was the first skeletal steel ...



Thomas R. Treat | Obituaries | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

AUBURN — Thomas R. Treat, 80, of Auburn, passed away peacefully Friday, July 13, 2018, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Syracuse, with his loving family at his ...



Married 57 years, Edward and Margaret Raiff die within days of each other  Buffalo News

Edward J. Raiff - Feb. 18, 1929 - July 15, 2018 Margaret T. Raiff - March 2, 1931 - July 23, 2018 It was love at first sight for Edward J. Raiff when he m…



Five to Be Inducted Into the Long Island Soccer Player Hall of Fame This Saturday  LongIsland.com

This year's class is a mixture of men and women who have excelled at soccer on Long Island and beyond.



Davenport Kiwanis Club jump-starts 'Opportunity for All'  Quad City Times

A third-grade student who loves to dance, a kindergartner who needed a pair of wrestling shoes. Both were helped as part of a new initiative, enabled by the ...



Closing the gap between school and work  USA TODAY

Dressed in hospital scrubs, Manida My heard "code blue" and saw her first patient's heartbeat displayed on the monitor next to the bed. All she could think was, ...



Four PHS students walk out despite written warnings, may not be punished after all  Pensacola News Journal

Three freshmen and one junior at Pensacola High School held an unsanctioned school walkout Wednesday despite alleged resistance from school deans.



141 Students from Across the Country Named 2014 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 50th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 high school seniors for their ...



2019 Naismith Trophy Boys High School Player of the Year Preseason Watch List  USA TODAY High School Sports

Check out the Naismith High School Boys Basketball Player of the Year Watch List.



ATF special agent talks to Victor students about 2nd Amendment  MPNnow.com

VICTOR — Sean Martineck is a Blue Devil through and through. They seem to follow him everywhere. The Buffalo native went to Kenmore West High School, ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas students must use only clear backpacks after shooting  USA TODAY

Students at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people will be required to carry only clear backpacks on campus once they return from spring ...



College golf job blog: News from around the coaching community  Golfweek

Interested in which college-golf coaching jobs are open around the country? Get the latest updates on this page. If you have information to share on this page, ...



Two Rochester Students Named as Minnesota's 2013 Presidential Scholars  St. Paul Asian American Press

Washington, D.C. (May 6, 2013) — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 49th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 ...



Ormie King: The history of the legendary Auburn Civic Band  Auburn Citizen

Today's article comes to us from Sue Walker in Auburn, and is a great story about the history of our own Auburn Civic Band, which started way back in 1910!



New MAG show presents WPA murals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Art For the People: Carl W. Peters and the Rochester WPA Murals opens at the Memorial Art Gallery.



Wayne O'Connor on leadership: Give praise that is specific and measurable  Syracuse.com

"One of the wisest things I learned is that you are constantly a work in progress as a leader. Don't ever think you've got it figured out."



Pro basketball team, league, to debut Wednesday in KC, but without Sherron Collins  Kansas City Star

The Kansas City Tornados will open play in the North American Premier Basketball League at 7 p.m., Wednesday at Municipal Auditorium, the team and league ...



Former NEAD President Thomas Banister dies  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The longtime community activist and church deacon helped create a summer school. He also worked with a program that trains student-physicians in patient ...



Remarkable Rochesterians: Rebels with a cause  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Our roll of one-time residents includes a lengthy list of rabble-rousers and rebels, and along with the historic rebels we know about, there are numerous ...



Beating the Odds 2016: Top High Schools for Low-Income Students  Newsweek

Newsweek's 'Beating the Odds' list seeks to identify schools that do an excellent job of preparing their students for college while also overcoming the obstacles ...



High School Football’s Friday Night Bloat  New York Times

High school football playoff season has begun across the country, and continues nearly till Christmas. The result will be not 50 titlists but at least 425 state high ...



ACLU: Student suspended for cursing after call to congressman's office during gun protest  USA TODAY

RENO — School officials in Nevada unconstitutionally retaliated against a 17-year-old student after a congressman complained about a call the student made to ...



National school walkout: Katy Perry, Chris Evans cheer on student protests  USA TODAY

Katy Perry, Chris Evans, Mark Hamill, Susan Sarandon, Yara Shahidi and more famous names tweeted their praise for the students marching Wednesday.



Dylann Roof's sister charged with carrying weapons at South Carolina school  USA TODAY

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The sister of the man convicted of murdering nine people at a historically black South Carolina church was arrested Wednesday on charges ...



Kerry Geurink | Obituaries | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Kerry Geurink. September 23, 1955-October 25, 2018. DAVENPORT - Kerry D. Geurink, 63, of Davenport passed away, Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Genesis ...



Athens student, Googe, among winners of top UGA scholarships  Online Athens

An Athens resident and 13 other Georgia students are among this year's 25 named recipients of the University of Georgia Foundation's most prestigious and ...



Meet the 2016 inductees to the Auburn Alumni Hall of Distinction  Auburn Citizen

Six Auburn High School graduates will be inducted into the Auburn Alumni Hall of Distinction by the Auburn Education Foundation May 6 at the Hilton Garden ...



Down through the years with Rochester Community Players  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

On Jan. 19, 1925, Wedding Bells, became the first production for the Rochester Community Players, one of the oldest community theater groups in America.



Photos: Gallery: Marches across the US  The Providence Journal

From Connecticut to Washington, D.C. to California, thousands of people joined March for Our Lives rallies in support of stricter gun control laws on Saturday, ...



Twenty-two outstanding high school students win full, four-year Presidential Scholarships to attend UB  UB News Center

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The University at Buffalo has awarded Presidential Scholarships to 22 students, a distinction reserved for the top 1 percent of students in each ...



Shaquille O'Neal: More cops in schools, not gun ban, will prevent shootings  USA TODAY

Shaquille O'Neal says the government should give law enforcement more money to spend on the policing of schools.



Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.



Dino Babers promised to recruit New York state when he got hired. Nearly 2 years in, he's received mixed reviews.  The Daily Orange

At the New York State High School Football Coaches Association clinic in February, coaches gathered to hear Dino Babers, Syracuse's head coach and the ...



National Walkout Day: NRA posts photo of AR-15 one month after Parkland shooter used AR-15  USA TODAY

On Wednesday morning, as students nationwide protested to mark the one-month anniversary of the high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., the National Rifle ...



Upstate connection brought new AD Wildhack back to SU  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The feeling washed over John Wildhack on a Saturday morning, shortly after his meeting with Syracuse University chancellor, Kent Syverud, and the rest of the ...



The Top 500 Performances At The Roy Griak Invitational All-Time  MileSplit

Check out the top 500 performances at Roy Griak all-time.



Students walked out to protest gun violence. So their school paddled them, mom says  AZCentral

Thousands of students across the nation walked out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence. For three of them, their school responded — by paddling them, ...



UCLA, Stanford, USC top VBM NCAA 2017 recruiting-class ranking  Volleyball Magazine

Once again the usual suspects find themselves parked atop our men's college top recruiting-class rankings. Our 2017 VolleyballMag.com rankings are based on ...



Local WWII veteran is a holiday hero overseas  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Richard Brookins' phone rang. It was Frank McClelland. Who, he wondered, was Frank McClelland? And how did he know that on a cold day in another life, ...



Did James Patterson give money to your school library?  Washington Post

James Patterson — the Daddy Warbucks of American publishing — made good on his pledge to help school libraries today. The bestselling writer of thrillers ...



America's Top High Schools 2016  Newsweek Europe

The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for ...



Schneidmiller leads VBM's HS All-American team  Volleyball Magazine

The complete list of VolleyballMag.com 2017 high school All-Americans is at the end of this story. A superstar athlete can have all the physical skill in the world, ...



Top 500 Girls Outdoor 100m Returners: Sha'Carri Richardson Is In Front To Start 2018  MileSplit

It could anyone\'s race to win in 2018 as a balanced crop of national-level girls sprinters return in 2018.



Who Won The Nation This Week? Rachel McArthur Sharpens Up For Millrose At Armory Track Invite  MileSplit

In a tuneup meet prior to competing in the Millrose Games mile next weekend, Patriot (VA) senior Rachel McArthur pick up some great momentum into her next ...



5 things to know about the post-Millennial generation, or whatever you call them  USA TODAY

Their generation doesn't yet have a widely accepted moniker, so the young people who follow the Millennials are, at the moment, often known as the ...



Carl W. Chipman Jr. | Obituaries | auburnpub.com  Auburn Citizen

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Carl W. Chipman Jr., 70, passed away July 20, 2016, in Little Rock, Ark. Carl, formerly of Auburn, N.Y., was born Nov. 5, 1945, in ...



Corning native to sing in choir during pope visit  Elmira Star-Gazette

When Pope Francis celebrates a Mass on Wednesday during his visit to Washington, D.C., a Corning-area native will add her voice to the choirs that will ...



Copy His Success: Joe Wilson Zeroed In On Innovation At Xerox  Investor's Business Daily

Joe Wilson became president of Haloid Corp. in 1944. Fifteen years later, he turned the photographic paper company into Xerox, king of photocopying.



Q&A with US Senate Youth Program  C-SPAN

High school students from the U.S. Senate Youth Program talked about their participation in a week-long government and leadership education… read more.



Don Heggen | Obituaries | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

LONG GROVE — Don Charles Heggen, 74, of Long Grove passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Genesis Medical Center-East Rusholme Street, Davenport, ...



Tracking the Kaepernick Effect: The anthem protests are spreading  ThinkProgress

By: Lindsay Gibbs and Aysha Khan. Editor's Note: ThinkProgress updated and relaunched its protest tracking project in an interactive database you can find ...



#SigningDaySD: Area recruiting lists, live blog  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

NOTE: Scroll down for a list of USD, SDSU, Augie and USF recruits. Stay with ArgusLeader.com all day today for complete coverage of National Signing Day.



For many Americans, the Second Amendment is a defense against their own government  USA TODAY

For most Americans, even those who believe in the right to insurrection, the notion of rising up against the government remains a very far-fetched scenario.



RoughRiders draft 22 more players, but lose top goaltender  The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — They drafted five goaltenders Monday and Tuesday, which seems like a high number. But there was a reason the Cedar Rapids ...



Litzinger Signs Seven to Women's Swimming Class of 2020  Notre Dame Official Athletic Site

By Lizzie Mikes NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The University of Notre Dame women's swimming and diving team has signed seven swimmers and one diver to the class ...



What’s better than once in a lifetime? Twice in a lifetime.  Buffalo Rising

Author: Dave Levinthal. As a teenager, I kicked a football 100,000 times, maybe twice that. I don't really know. But I've long been at peace with the final time I ...



Ormie King: Meet the new Auburn Athletic Hall of Fame inductees  Auburn Citizen

The Auburn Athletic Hall of Fame Committee will welcome nine athletes to the Hall of Fame at its 17th annual induction dinner on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the ...



Desegregation plan did not come easy | Local News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Davenport's desegregation plan stems from a drawn out standoff in the 1970s between the district and the then-Iowa Department of Public Instruction, which ...



Emily Hardy and Randall Enright - Austin Daily Herald  Austin Herald

Emily Hardy, of North Mankato, and Randall Enright, of Geneseo, N.Y., proudly announce their recent wedding. Emily is the daughter of Michelle Heichel (Dowd) ...



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