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One year after Parkland school shooting, local student continues to fight for change  13WHAM-TV

BRIGHTON, N. Y. (WHAM) - In Parkland, Florida, Thursday was a day of tributes to the 17 people killed one year ago. Since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman ...

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."

27J Teachers Find Benefits To 4-Day School Week  CBS Denver

By Shawn Chitnis. BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Teachers from the 27J School District used the Veterans Day holiday for professional development and ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Government delivering $185 million investment to meet system needs by 2022  Mirage News

The Marshall Liberal Government has this week announced investment of more than $185 million into capital projects to support sustainable enrolment growth ...

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?

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 ...

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.

NJC honors outstanding alumni, supporters - South Platte Sentinel  South Platte Sentinel

Northeastern Junior College celebrated its 25th annual Hoops Homecoming last weekend, and as is tradition the alumni association honored several ...

New health care centers inside schools aim to make it easier for students to get care  FOX 31 Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Some Colorado schools are making it easier for students to get the health care. Every parent knows that one of the struggles of sick students ...

Brighton High School students walk out for gun law change  13WHAM-TV

Brighton, N.Y. - There was a show of unity on Wednesday, as students across the country and in our area walked out of schools to demand stricter gun laws.

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.

From Brighton High School to Wakanda: Winston Duke remembers his days in Rochester  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM)- He's a big star on the big screen, playing the role of M'Baku in the Marvel blockbuster hit Black Panther.But Winston Duke will never ...

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.

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.

Counselor Named As New BHS Co-Principal  WHMI

At its meeting this week, the Brighton Board of Education voted to approve the promotion of BHS counselor Jennifer Sprys-Tellner to the position of grade-level ...

Student plan walkout against gun violence at Brighton High School  RochesterFirst

About a month after widespread walkouts at schools across the country, including in Brighton, students at Brighton High School held another walkout on ...

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.

Police identify the teen struck, killed by pickup truck near Brighton High School

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 ...

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.

Brighton's Noah Grimm uses jumping skills as star athlete, lead actor in school musical  Livingston Daily

Jumping roles were put into Brighton's winter musical to take advantage of Noah Grimm's track and field talent.

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.

Brighton schools support student walkout re: gun violence  13WHAM-TV

Brighton, N.Y. (WHAM) - Students at Brighton High School say they are planning to join a nationwide walk-out in protest of gun violence.The National School ...

One Love: Teen Who Started Charity To Help Kids in Tanzania Surprised With Trip  CBS Denver

BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A group of teenagers in Brighton, and their families, came together to surprise a student at Brighton High School, who has spent the ...

School year starts for Riverdale Ridge  The Westminster Window

It's going to take two years for Riverdale Ridge to transition into a full-blown high school, with a graduating class of its own, a senior prom and competitive ...

Leading “Black Panther” actor Winston Duke is graduate of Brighton High School  13WHAM-TV

Brighton, N.Y. (WHAM) - From a small, tightknit community to the big screen - one of the leading actors in the much-anticipated film “Black Panther” has ties to ...

Dumpster fire breaks out at Brighton High School

A dumpster fire at Brighton High School Tuesday morning left one person with minor injuries.

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 ...

Meet the folks promoting the sixth-time’s-the-charm 27J mill levy override  The Denver Post

I Am 27J is an advocacy group campaigning for a mill levy override for School District 27J to fund more technology and higher teacher retention.

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.

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.

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 ...

Mexican restaurant planned for former Yum Yum Tree in downtown Brighton

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.

Cancer-causing chemical found in air inside homes in Brighton under investigation  Livingston Daily

Brighton resident Donna Szpond is concerned her family is among several in her neighborhood that have been exposed to a deadly toxin. She's hoping to know ...

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 ...

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.

Brighton 27J school district moving fast with expansion plans  The Denver Post

BRIGHTON —The news that voters in Brighton School District 27J passed a $248 million bond quickly swept through the community two weeks ago. Months of ...

Cultural exchange brings Israeli teachers to Rochester  WXXI News

Several Israeli teachers are visiting Rochester this week as part of a cultural exchange program sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester.

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.

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 ...

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.

Brighton, Greeley and Grand Junction schools need more funding  The Denver Post

Mill-levy overrides in Greeley, Brighton and Mesa County would be small steps toward leveling the playing field in Colorado's hugely unequal school funding ...

Parents Learn About Smoking Devices & Damaging Chemicals  CBS Denver

By Melissa Garcia. BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Brighton held the first session of a new program to empower parents at a head shop in Brighton.

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 ...

Brighton, Prairie View High Schools move toward 'split schedules' to relieve overcrowding  The Denver Channel

BRIGHTON, Colo. - Some family schedules are about to turn topsy-turvy in Brighton. Faced with severe overcrowding at its high schools, the Brighton 27-J ...

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 ...

Brighton, Excel High Schools Go Down To Level 4; Statewide, Test Results Show Little Change  WBUR

Brighton High School and Excel High School in Boston have been downgraded to Level 4 in the state's accountability system, along with the Mary Fonseca ...

Former Celtic Isaiah Thomas tweets support for 5-3 Brighton high school basketball star  The Boston Globe

Former Celtics star Isaiah Thomas tweeted his support for Brighton High School basketball star Johnny Ortiz in response to a short documentary on Ortiz ...

School District 27J Considers Four-Day Week to Remain Competitive  Westword

On a Wednesday night in early February, School District 27J Superintendent Chris Fiedler paced around the cafeteria of Stuart Middle School in Commerce City.

Novi High School hosts Brighton in special-needs game  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

NOVI, Mich. - The Wildcats will play a unified game on Tuesday, where high school students of all abilities will play to support special education students.

Area students hope to invoke change through conversation  13WHAM-TV

Gates, N.Y. – Some area high school students spent Friday having tough conversations. The 7th annual ROC 2 Change student summit on race brought about ...

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.

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.

School’s Swim Team Suffers A Setback After Vandals Strike  CBS Local

BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Vandalism at a school in Brighton may be connected to a string of shootings in the city Halloween night. Two windows were shot out ...

Brighton High administrators concerned after 2 student deaths in a week

Brighton High School administrators sent a letter to parents Tuesday letting them know about a second student death in the last week.

Student Hit By Truck Near High School Dies  CBS Local

BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4)– A high school student who was struck by what police called a “lifted pickup” near Brighton High School last week, has died.

Lauderdale County woman dies in sudden, shocking accident  WREG NewsChannel 3

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Tenn. — The fourth of July turned tragic in Lauderdale County when a mother and wife died in a sudden and shocking accident.

'Trib Talk': How to build a bulletproof school  Salt Lake Tribune

On today's episode of “Trib Talk,” Tribune reporter Benjamin Wood chats with Canyons School District teacher Katie Bullock and Utah School Superintendents ...

Colorado district breaks ground for third high school  American School & University

School District 27J tn Colorado has broken ground in Thornton for the district's third high school. The district says that the $89.5 million, 253,000-square-foot ...

Brighton store Beverly Rae's settles lawsuit with landlord, will relocate  Livingston Daily

The owner of a longtime Brighton women's clothing store says she feels she is being "pushed out" of a building she's occupied for about 12 years but has agreed ...

How this Colorado English teacher connected with a mom everyone said was impossible  Chalkbeat Colorado

An English teacher talks about how he communicates with parents, why he feels heartbroken when district tax levies fail, and how Metallica music fits into his ...

Student Struck By Truck Near High School  CBS Local

BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4)– A high school student was struck by what police are calling a “lifted pickup” near Brighton High School on Tuesday morning.

Record number of Safe2Tell tips reported in Jefferson County Schools in wake of Florida shooting  The Denver Channel

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. – Jefferson County Public Schools has seen a record number of suspicious activity reports at schools around the county in the ...

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

Class A may be the most competitive class in Section V this season, with 16 teams vying for the eight playoff spots in sectional playoffs. Last year, the Wilson ...

Brighton standoff ends peacefully  The Denver Channel

A police standoff that forced road closures and put three schools onlockoutin Brighton ended peacefully.

Viewed as a liability as his college career unfolded, Ute linebacker Cody Barton is getting the ending right  Salt Lake Tribune

After all of Utah linebacker Cody Barton's offseason work, his brother made the family's first solo tackle of the season. This development was unexpected.

Final Section V Scoreboard: Wednesday, May 2  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 ...

New Thornton High School ready for registration  The Westminster Window

Some Thornton students and parents might want to start thinking about the 2018-19 school year as School District 27J's newest high school. District Public ...

How John Kelly’s Boston Neighborhood Led Him to Trump’s Side  POLITICO Magazine

In Brighton, the blunt-talking chief of staff learned discipline and an impatience for people who don't share his values.

Riverdale Ridge adds new coaches, including former Legacy football coach  CHSAA Now

Athletic director Harry Waterman has hired former Legacy coach Wayne Voorhees as the football coach at Riverdale Ridge High School.

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 ...

Golden Apple Award: Mrs. Amy Maloy  RochesterFirst

In this week's Golden Apple report, we take you to Brighton High School to meet Mrs. Amy Maloy. As Lia Lando reports, she's working hard both in and out of the ...

Happy Valley Takes Next Step in Closing Mary Ann's Sale, Converting Bar to Dispensary — The Heights  The Heights

Happy Valley Ventures hosted a community meeting on Monday to talk with residents who oppose the conversion of Mary Ann's into a mariunana dispensary.

Three Brothers Wineries to close H.J. Stead restaurant in Geneva  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Chef Samantha Buyskes, who is leaving Three Brothers, is planning a doughnut pop-up at the Brighton Farmers Market.

RSL trades for Brighton High product Taylor Peay, signs Homegrown Aaron Herrera  Deseret News

A local product with professional experience here as well as elsewhere in the MLS will be joining Real Salt Lake. Defender Taylor Peay, who prepped at ...

Obituary for James “Jim” Roth  Greeley Tribune

James “Jim” Roth Nov. 6, 1940-Jan. 9, 2019 Age: 78 Residence: Greeley James A. Roth, 78, of Greeley died peacefully Jan. 9, 2019. Jim was born Nov. 6, 1940 ...

New England news in brief  The Boston Globe

One of Superintendent Tommy Chang's top deputies is leaving the school system at the end of this school year. Karla Estrada, deputy superintendent of ...

Raped teenagers testify to keep convicted attackers from attending same school as victims  WLNS

If the bills are approved by the committee they'll head to the full house for consideration.

Alice B. Wilson Literary Awards Contest winners honored  Monroe County Post

The Brighton Memorial Library Alice B. Wilson Literary Awards Contest winners were honored at an awards ceremony and reception April 26 in the Friends of ...

Here's where a third Brighton senior baseball player is headed to college next fall  Covington Leader (Subscription)

Considering how many people showed up Thursday morning to watch Brighton senior Eli Davis sign his baseball scholarship, it's pretty clear he has a lot of ...

Brighton High School students raise funds for 2-year-old cancer patient

The students at Brighton High School are holding regular events for the next two months to raise money for a 2-year-old being treated for cancer at Primary ...

Mid-South School Evacuated After Social Media Threat  Local Memphis

A threat claiming to be from ISIS forced authorities to sweep four Tipton County schools early Thursday morning.

Photo Gallery: Brighton High School Class of 2012 Graduates

Brighton, MI - The Brighton High School Class of 2012 Commencements were held at the Eastern Michigan University Convocation Center Saturday morning.

Teen athletes killed in I-96 crash in Ingham Co.  The Detroit News

Darian Locklear and Julianna Ward-Brown were heading to hockey practice Tuesday when they crashed, officials say.

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 ...

Touched by tragedy, Brighton family insists on paying it forward  Livingston Daily

'I Will Right Now' Foundation embraces philosophy that every act of kindness 'raises the spirit, strengthens the soul.'

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.

Section V Football: Six games to watch in Week 3  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The matchups with the most buzz include East High vs. Wilson in the RCAC and a tussle in Class A between Canandaigua at Eastridge.

Coach keeps working to promote wrestling in Tipton County  Covington Leader (Subscription)

There is plenty of evidence that high school wrestling has never really caught on in this area.

College Bound Program Helps Boston Students Plan Their Future  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – College Bound is a program that provides resources and support for high school students from otherwise under-served communities. Michelle ...

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.

Softball: Loveland upsets No. 2 Brighton to win regional  Loveland Reporter-Herald

BRIGHTON — An offensive explosion and a pitchers' duel. Loveland experienced a little bit of everything on Saturday at Brighton High School.

Find your Colorado 2018 SAT and PSAT results  Chalkbeat Colorado

Use Chalkbeat's tool to compare school results and statewide averages for PSAT and SAT test results.

Characters take the plunge for Special Olympics  Livingston Daily

More than 100 people participated in the Livingston County Polar Plunge.

Your list of 7 school shows to watch in Webster, Pittsford and more places  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Both casts and crews are gearing up their to share their passion with audiences so don't forget to come out and support their hard work.

Mayor, School Committee Chairperson and Superintendent honor 36 valedictorians from the Boston Public Schools Class of 2018  Sampan

BOSTON — Wednesday, May 30, 2018 — Thirty-six high school valedictorians from the Boston Public Schools (BPS) were honored yesterday at the 20th ...

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