Tag Archives: Ethel Grant


School board turns to Grant to fill vacancy

NAUGATUCK — A familiar face is back on the Naugatuck Board of Education. The board last week appointed Democrat Ethel Grant to fill the vacant seat left by Jill Mahoney,…

From left, Ethel Grant, Ralph Roper, chair of the Naugatuck Cultural Council, Mayor Robert Mezzo, Bernie Grant, and Fred Vulcher, Naugatuck's liaison from the Greater Waterbury branch of the NAACP, sing ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ during a Friday morning ceremony honoring the Grants as Naugatuck’s African-American Mayors of the Day. –ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Borough honors couple as Mayors of the Day

NAUGATUCK — A coating of unexpected snow did not keep scores of people from the steps of Town Hall to honor Bernie and Ethel Grant as Naugatuck’s African-American Mayors of…