Rogers Swim Coach Fired

By Andy Long Paul Silverzweig, the swim coach at Rogers High, has been fired due to “inappropriate text messages to team members, particularly female students,” Supt. Colleen Burns Jermain told the School Committee on Jan. 13. Police and parents of team members have been notified, Jermain said. “I applaud the courage and bravery of those who raised their concerns and […]

McKee Announces 400,000 Additional Rapid Tests

Total tests announced this week rises to 500,000 Governor Dan McKee today announced that Rhode Island has received an additional 400,000 COVID-19 at-home rapid tests, bringing the total to 500,000 for this week. “Our team is pursuing every possible avenue to secure more at-home rapid tests for Rhode Islanders,” said Governor McKee. “I have personally made calls to the management team […]