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No prom date? No problem. Brighton teen creates unique outfit to serve as his date.  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Wyatt Cheatle of Brighton High School attended prom as his own double date by creating a his-and-her dress with suit to match.



‘All clear’ given at Brighton High School following lockdown  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Brighton High School was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon, according to School District 27J. At 4:42 p.m., the Brighton Police ...



Brighton's 'TechnoDogs' win robotics world championship in Detroit  Livingston Daily

Brighton Area High Schools' TechnoDogs team won the\u00a0FIRST Robotics World Championship last week in Detroit.



“The hardest part is fighting to live”: Brighton High School student sues district after alleged sexual assault by classmate  The Denver Post

When a Brighton High School student finally built up the courage to tell a school counselor she was raped a couple of weeks after it happened, she said she was ...



Brighton HS student sues School District 27J over response to alleged sexual assault by classmate  The Denver Channel

A Brighton High School student is suing Brighton School District 27J, its superintendent and her high school's administrators over allegations she was raped by ...



'U.S. News' Best High Schools rankings: See how your school ranked  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Seven local high schools cracked the top 100 best high schools in the state this week.



Student suing Brighton School District over response to sexual assault  9News.com KUSA

BRIGHTON, Colo. — A female student has filed a lawsuit against the Brighton School District 27J and several of its staff members claiming that they failed to ...



Brighton High School delivers Christmas wishes for 349 Ypsilanti kids  Livingston Daily

Brighton High School students made Christmas wishes come true for 349 kids at an Ypsilanti school. Danielle Grill's algebra class delivered wrapped gifts into ...



Brighton Memorial Library announces May programs - News  Monroe County Post

The Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave., announced its May programs.Drop-in story times for children accompanied by a caregiverAll Ages: 10 a.m. ...



Howell High School's 'Senior Survivor' event raises $135K for charity  Livingston Daily

Howell High School students raised $135,000 for two charities during the school's annual "Senior Survivor" event. The announcement was made Friday during ...



Unfounded rumors on social media spread panic of shooter at Brighton High School  KSL.com

Panic spread through Brighton High School and surrounding schools Friday morning when a Snapchat post was misconstrued as a school threat and passed ...



Dateless teen takes himself to prom wearing 'epic' half-suit, half-dress  Yahoo Lifestyle

A 16-year-old high school student took himself to prom wearing a handmade outfit that showcased his sense of humor.



Brighton High honored by ESPN, Special Olympics  WXYZ Detroit

If you want to see an example of how a school should work to include those with special needs, go to Brighton High School. ESPN and Special Olympics ...



Pep rally held to recognize Brighton High School students for ESPN, Special Olympics honor  WXYZ Detroit

A school in metro Detroit has been awarded one of the highest honors in sports. ESPN and the Special Olympics National has named Brighton High School one ...



Threats to Brighton High School deemed false  ABC 4

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (ABC4 News) - Fear spread through Brighton High School Friday after someone's social media post was altered to show a ...



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?



Brighton High student arrested for stabbing student with a pencil  The Boston Globe

The two students were involved in a fight in the school's hallway when the stabbing happened at about 9:30 a.m., the school department said in a statement to ...



High school scores for Friday, April 26: Find out how your favorite Section V team did  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school sports results for Friday, April 26 and schedule for April 27.



Police investigating reported off-campus threat involving Prairie View High School students  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Police are investigating reports of an off-campus threat involving students from Prairie View High School in Henderson. According to a 27J ...



Lockout at BHS lifted  Brighton Standard-Blade

Brighton police lifted a lockout at Brighton High School after an investigation into a Safe2Tell incident. Details on what happened are not clear. The lockout ...



Utica schools ThunderChickens are FIRST Robotics world champions  The Macomb Daily

For the third time in the last 13 years, the ThunderChickens, a Sterling Heights-based team from the Utica Community Schools, won the FIRST Robotics World ...



Hochstein announces David Hochstein Recital competition winners  Monroe County Post

The Hochstein School has commemorated the life of David Hochstein — Rochester native and gifted violinist and composer — with a yearly competition for local ...



Black Panther co-star Winston Duke gives a 'shout out' to his Brighton High School foreign language teacher  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Black Panther lead and BHS grad. said that a Brighton teacher influenced him to pursue acting.



School District 27J begins 4-day school week for first time  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Thousands of students in Adams, Broomfield and Weld counties return to school Friday. And in School District 27J, it's the first time it will use ...



Teenager hit by truck near Brighton High School dies  The Denver Post

A teenager hit by a pickup truck outside Brighton High School last month has died.



In a booming state, public schools grapple with asbestos, leaks and four-day weeks  The Washington Post

Colorado's funding issues reflect those in other states. It has the ability to spend more on education, one expert says — it just doesn't.



Dateless Guy Takes Himself To Prom In Half Suit-Half Dress Outfit  UNILAD

If you can't love yourself, how the hell are you gonna love somebody else, can I get an Amen? You know, I know it, and 16-year-old Wyatt Cheatle knows it too.



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.



Rock band announced for Brighton Mill Pond amphitheater grand opening  Livingston Daily

A Detroit alternative rock band that rose to fame in the 1990s will headline the grand opening of Brighton's newly renovated amphitheater at the Mill Pond.



Firefighters battle large blaze at vacant building in Brighton  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A large fire broke out at Arthur Grain Mill in Brighton on Friday morning. SkyFOX arrived over the scene around 7:50 a.m. and found the ...



Gender Identity issues for Brighton high school's 76 pupils  Express

A SCHOOL hailed as the 'coolest state secondary in town' has 76 children with gender identity issues, it was revealed yesterday.



The Plight Of Boston's Valedictorians | Radio Boston  WBUR

The Boston Globe surveyed most of Boston's valedictorians who graduated between 2005 and 2007 -- and found that a quarter of them failed to graduate ...



Police identify the teen struck, killed by pickup truck near Brighton High School  9NEWS.com

A 15-year-old high school student was struck and killed by a pickup truck outside Brighton High School as she walked to school last week. On Friday, police ...



New coffeehouse and theater serving up beverages, live entertainment in Brighton  Livingston Daily

Brighton Coffeehouse and Theater is now open on the Mill Pond in downtown Brighton. And live performances have begun.



Brighton council member accuses city of price gouging water rates  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- We all drink it and we all need it, but water is the source of more than just sustenance in Brighton; it's at the center of a scandal. Many city ...



All clear given after threat at Columbine High School prompts multiple lockouts  FOX 31 Denver

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. -- 23 Jefferson County Public Schools were placed on lockout Thursday morning after a reported threat at Columbine High School, ...



Brighton Makes Changes After Student Hit And Killed Near School  CBS Local

By Shawn Chitnis. BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) –. Staff and students mourning a 15-year-old girl hit by a car while walking by Brighton High School hope they can ...



School District 27J’s third high school expected to relieve dire capacity concerns, loss of students to Adams 12  The Denver Post

Riverdale Ridge High School will open in north Thornton fall 2018 to 6th through 10th grade students from School District 27J in Brighton.



Brighton Grad Wins at Screen Actors Guild Awards  Spectrum News

Winston Duke graduated from Brighton High School before going on to star in "Black Panther."



Brighton School District 27J considers $12 million mill levy increase for Nov. ballot  The Denver Post

The 27J Board of Education will consider asking voters for a $12 million mill levy increase this fall to hire quality teachers and upgrade decades-old materials.



CHPD tweet alleges Brighton High School students walkout was forgone for 7-Eleven visit  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) -- Cottonwood HeightsPolice Department hascome under fire for a Twitter post that alleged Brighton High School students took the opportunity to ...



2 dogs escape garage fire in Brighton; no injuries reported  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Two dogs escaped a garage fire on New Year's Day, Brighton Fire Rescue said. The fire broke out after noon on Tuesday in the 16000 ...



Students in Speech and Debate team win first place at annual invitational  RochesterFirst

Students in the Speech and Debate team at Brighton High School won first place at the school's annual invitational on December 1.



Brighton Unified Basketball Game To Benefit Special Olympics  WHMI

The Brighton Unified Team, a co-ed basketball team that involves students in the Brighton Area Schools' special education program, will play Northville ...



A look at Livingston County's 2019 girls soccer teams  Livingston Daily

Winning girls soccer championships has never been more difficult for Livingston County's three largest schools. Perennial power Grand Blanc is no longer in the ...



Barr refuses to testify before House committee  Yahoo News

Attorney General William Barr will not testify before the House Judiciary Committee one day after facing tough questioning in a Senate hearing.



Adams County parent upset after 6th-grader drug tested without notification  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

THORNTON, Colo. -- Adams 12 Five Star Schools is apologizing to a Brighton mother after her 6th-grade daughter was drug tested at school without the ...



Lockdown lifted at 2 schools in Aurora after Snapchat threat shows juvenile with gun  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- Two schools were placed on lockdown and three juveniles were detained after a social media threat on Wednesday morning, the Aurora ...



Officials: Brighton High School shooting rumors untrue  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) Canyons School District says it is safe for Brighton High School students to go to school Thursday.Students say text messages started going around ...



Local teen wins award in national science competition  Monroe County Post

A local teen was designated as a scholar in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search — formerly the Intel Science Talent Search — for research ...



Arrests, lockdowns, anxiety: Colorado schools dealing with cascade of threats in Florida wake  The Denver Channel

Colorado authorities are responding quickly to an apparent surge of threats to schools by beefing up security and making several arrests amid heightened ...



How schools and communities are pushing back against youth vaping trend  Livingston Daily

Schools and communities in Livingston County are combating an increase in vaping by enforcing, or creating, ordinances against their sale to minors.



After Backlash, State Scraps Controversial MCAS Question  WBUR

The move comes after students, parents, and advocacy groups said this year's MCAS exam contained a prompt asking students to write from the point of view of ...



Adams County brush fire sends smoke over north metro area  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A large smoke plume was visible from much of the metro area after a brush fire in Adams County Friday afternoon. According to Brighton ...



Post Premium: Our best stories for the week of April 1-7  The Denver Post

The Denver Post's most important stories from the past week, with a special focus on the story we've decided should lead our Sunday newspaper.



First metro Denver school district adopts 4-day school week  The Denver Post

School District 27J becomes the first metro Denver district to move to four-day school week after a failed mill levy vote in November.



Roosevelt High School in Johnstown evacuated due to threats  FOX 31 Denver

JOHNSTOWN, Colo. -- A series of threats forced a northern Colorado high school to be evacuated – and a nearby elementary school was placed on lockout, ...



Student accused of bringing gun to high school in Lakewood identified  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- A student accused of bringing a gun to McLain Community High School in Lakewood has been identified and booked into jail. According to ...



Students at Carmody Middle School in Lakewood released after lockout  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- Carmody Middle School students were released from school at approximately 3:45 p.m. after the school was placed on lockout because of ...



School district considering selling Idaho Springs football field to developer  FOX 31 Denver

IDAHO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The Clear Creek County School District is asking families for their opinions about the district's football field in Idaho Springs.



Everything We Know About Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Baby, from Due Date to Godparents  Yahoo News

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump may want to cast his potential Democratic rivals as a band of angry socialists, but Joe Biden is not cooperating ...



High school scores for Thursday, April 11: 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 sports@democratandchronicle.com. Please submit ...



Local high school students become ‘Titans of Business’  Monroe County Post

Nearly 100 area high school students competed in the ninth annual Junior Achievement Titan of Business Challenge on May 2 at St. John Fisher College.



Coffee bean roasting, performing arts focus of cafe opening soon on the Mill Pond in Brighton  Livingston Daily

A Brighton family is gearing up to open Brighton Coffeehouse and Theater, a new coffeehouse and part-time performing arts theater space within the next month.



The four-day week, once a tool of rural districts, is coming to a Denver metro school district  The Denver Post

Brighton-based School District 27J is likely to become the first district in the Denver metro area to move to a four-day school week.



Denver-area students fighting for safer classrooms following threat that shut down 1,000 schools  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER – A group of Denver-area students is calling for change following this week's school threat. They are part of the “March for Our Lives” movement, which ...



Beloved Tipton County teacher killed in ATV accident  WMC Action News 5

The summer break has been marred by tragedy for students and staff at a Tipton County high school, as a Brighton High School teacher was killed in a freak ...



Police: Brighton homicide suspect found dead from apparent suicide  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- The man wanted in a recent homicide was found dead from an apparent suicide, the Brighton Police Department said Friday morning.



4 more Greeley schools to close Friday due to norovirus outbreak  FOX 31 Denver

GREELEY, Colo. -- A total of five Greeley schools will be closed Friday due to a norovirus outbreak in the area. The four closures announced Thursday follow the ...



Police investigating allegations that bullying led to Cherry Creek High student’s suicide  FOX 31 Denver

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. -- The Greenwood Village Police Department is investigating allegations that bullying led to the suicide of Cherry Creek High ...



NJC alumni recognize former instructor, outstanding graduate  Journal Advocate

A former instructor and an outstanding graduate were recognized with the *Service* Award at last weekend's Northeastern Junior College Alumni Association's ...



New schools opening in Denver, Aurora, Douglas County, Broomfield, Thornton, Erie, more  The Denver Channel

Multiple school districts across the Front Range will be opening new schools this fall to keep up with our growing population. Denver Public Schools. Denver ...



October 2018 restaurant inspections in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Food too hot, food too cold, an employee using the restroom and not washing hands before prepping food were among the violations at area eateries.



Snapchat message threatened violence at Aurora’s Cherokee Trail High School  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. – Police in Aurora added an extra level of security at Cherokee Trail High School on Tuesday after someone on Snapchat threatened to "shoot ...



‘Black Panther’ star/Brighton High grad offers limited-edition apparel  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Winston Duke, who got his start in acting at Brighton High School and has gone on to smashing success as M'Baku in the box-office blockbuster Black Panther, ...



BB gun made to look like real firearm recovered from suspect at Rangeview HS, police say  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- Two Rangeview High School students were detained and being interviewed late Friday afternoon and a BB gun that was made to look like a ...



Mexican restaurant planned for former Yum Yum Tree in downtown Brighton  Livingston Daily

An owner and chef of a popular Brighton bistro is proposing a new Mexican street food-inspired restaurant in the former site of the Yum Yum Tree downtown.



Brighton wrestling could bring back the Bulldogs’ glory days under alum Tom Wagner  The Denver Post

As far as tradition goes, not many high school wrestling programs have more of it than Brighton does. The Bulldogs claim seven team state titles—tied for ninth ...



High school student who died after getting hit by truck in Brighton identified  FOX31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Brighton police are investigating the fatal auto-pedestrian crash that killed a teenage high school student October 24. Authorities identified ...



Graduation rate in city schools continues slow, steady climb  Rochester City Newspaper

The Rochester City School District's graduation rate for 2018 continued its trend of slowly inching upward, according to a State Education Department report ...



4 Smoky Hill High School employees placed on leave for handling of student with gun  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- Four Smoky Hill High School employees, including an assistant principal, were placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into ...



Riverdale Ridge High School is open  La Voz Nueva

Riverdale Ridge High School, the newest high school in Adams County School District 27J, is in the midst of its first year as a school. The school is unique for ...



Tennis Scoreboard: Northville cruising through KLAA  Hometownlife.com

On this page we'll update area high school girls tennis scores. Most recent results are listed first. More: Led by top ranked Jessica Braun, Plymouth girls tennis ...



New director appointed for Colorado’s Safe2Tell program  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER — Colorado's program allowing anonymous tips about threats has a new leader. Attorney General Phil Weiser announced Friday that Essi Ellis will ...



‘Planned school attack’ threats in Colorado rose 135 percent in one year  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Reports of violent threats toward Colorado schools are on the rise. A FOX31 Problem Solvers analysis of Safe2Tell Colorado's “planned school ...



Brighton police officer falsely accused of sex trafficking sues city  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- A Brighton Police Department officer falsely accused of sex trafficking is suing the city of Brighton, according to court documents. Tania Loya ...



27J district  Westword

Pending a few bureaucratic steps, School District 27J will become the first urban school district in the state to transition to a four-day school week.



Conner Pepin: 1997-2018  Met Media

Connor Pepin died unexpectedly on Aug. 19. While his impact was minimal on the stat sheet, his presence reverberated throughout the MSU Denver baseball ...



Brighton police investigating possible ‘sexually inappropriate’ actions by middle school staffers  FOX 31 Denver

Brighton police are investigating allegations that an Overland Trail Middle School staff member behaved in a "sexually inappropriate manner" with students at ...



Colorado school districts taking another shot at tax measures after past defeats  Chalkbeat Colorado

Higher teacher pay, technology upgrades and better curriculum resources are topping the wish lists of Colorado school districts going to voters with tax ...



Middle school in Greeley closed through Friday due to norovirus outbreak  FOX 31 Denver

WELD COUNTY, Colo. -- A Greeley middle school will be closed through the end of the week due to a norovirus outbreak. Franklin Middle School sent students ...



Brighton cheerleaders compete at nationals after successful competition schedule  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

The cheer season starts with three-hour morning practices beginning in May and stretching through the summer, working mostly on skills, and then getting into ...



High school football: Brighton Bengals 2017 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Brighton Bengals football team heading into the 2017 season.



Fitting tribute to artist displayed on building on Brighton Boulevard  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- There are five large portraits on a building on Brighton Boulevard. They've been there for a few weeks now and people are starting to wonder who ...



Denver elementary school vandalized with anti-Semitic symbol; police investigating  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- The Denver Police Department is investigating after an anti-Semitic symbol was found burned into the asphalt near the playground at Ellis ...



Great Harvest Bread Company closes on Park Avenue and in Brighton  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The two Rochester franchise locations had their origins in Rochester company Montana Mills.



Colorado Department of Education deciding fate of Adams County School District 14  FOX 31 Denver

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. -- A panel with the Colorado Department of Education will meet on Thursday to determine the future of Adams County School District 14 ...



Student apprehended at Mountain Range High School in Westminster; officer injured during arrest  FOX 31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- A student was arrested at Mountain Range High School on Thursday, the Westminster Police Department said. School resource ...



They walked out of school to demand action on climate change. Here's what these Utah students want.  Salt Lake Tribune

On Friday morning, seven stationary bikes sat in the middle of the wide steps leading up to the Capitol. When pedaled quickly, they generated power to a ...



Vigil at B'rith Kodesh honors the 'blessings' that Pittsburgh shooting victims were  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

"May his memory be a blessing," a Jewish saying goes. There were 11 candles lit at Temple B'rith Kodesh in Brighton on Sunday night; thousands of mourners ...



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