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Irish ‘mayors’ get their day in office

Everybody’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, especially in a mayor’s office. The color of the day was green on March 17 as the towns of Naugatuck and Prospect honored longtime…


Towns honor Irish ‘mayors’

Naugatuck and Prospect brought a little luck of the Irish to their towns on St. Patrick’s Day. Borough resident Mary Ann Skehan Sigworth and Prospect resident Sally Murphy were sworn…

Alyssa Gaskin, left, of Waterbury and Jianna Vaccarelli of Prospect perform an Irish dance as part of St. Patrick's Day celebrations in Naugatuck. The dancers are students at the Horgan Academy of Irish Dance in Naugatuck.

Luck of the Irish

Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. But, not everyone’s Irish mayor for the day. Three local residents, who all have Irish blood running through their veins, were named honorary mayors…