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John Rodrigues, left, receives a citation from state Sen. Joseph Crisco (D-17) and state Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) as Mayor Robert Mezzo applauds Aug. 30 during a ceremony honoring Rodrigues as Naugatuck’s Portuguese Mayor of the Day in front of Town Hall. –LUKE MARSHALL

Mayor of the day

NAUGATUCK — John Rodrigues came to the United States in 1966 as a teenager with his family looking for a better life. On the morning of Aug. 30, he was…