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Politics This Week with John DePetro: Municipal and School Officials Build Toward Race War

By Justin Katz | July 20, 2021 |

Critical race theory is all the rage, and John DePetro and Justin Katz worry about RI government efforts to stoke it into conflict.

Discussing the Undiscussable in Westerly

By Carroll Andrew Morse | October 8, 2009 |

On the agenda at Wednesday night’s meeting of the Westerly School Committee, in the words of Victoria Goff of the Westerly Sun, was “[finalizing] the termination of Schools Superintendent Steven Welford’s two-month employment with the school district”. Mr. Welford had begun a three-year contract as Westerly’s superintendent of schools in July of this year. Goff’s…

Westerly School Committee Brings in a Professional

By Monique Chartier | March 2, 2009 |

On August 31, the contract between the Westerly Teachers’ Association and the Town of Westerly expires. The Westerly School Committee has already lined up a professional negotiator to assist them with the new contract. From yesterday’s Westerly Sun: After seeking requests for proposals for an outside negotiator, the School Committee received responses from five applicants…

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