Tag Archives: Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce


Chamber’s chairmanship changing hands 

NAUGATUCK — There has been a changing of the guard at the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce. Yvette Wilmot of Sarracco Mechanical Services, past chairman of the chamber’s board of directors,…


Chamber to honor Calderara

NAUGATUCK — Three years ago, William Calderara took the helm of Naugatuck Valley Financial and Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan at a time when the bank was having financial difficulties….


Duck Day turns 10

NAUGATUCK — The borough will mark a decade of ducks next weekend. The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s 10th annual Duck Day and Race is June 7 from 11 a.m. to…


Binding arbitration talk of breakfast

NAUGATUCK — Local legislators and businesspeople discussed ideas and issues over breakfast last week. The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Legislative Breakfast Feb. 6 at Jesse Camille’s Restaurant….


Industrial park full to the brim

NAUGATUCK — Mayor Robert Mezzo told a group of local business leaders that the borough needs to consider creating another industrial park. The current industrial park, which is split into…


Annual address focuses on future

NAUGATUCK — A discussion on the borough’s future was the main course at the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s annual mayoral luncheon last week. Mayor Robert Mezzo began his address with…


The Dibble Award goes to Pugliese

NAUGATUCK — Ron Pugliese knows his ABCs. Three downtown land tracts known individually as parcels A, B and C are where Pugliese, the president and chief operating officer for the…


Chamber, YMCA planning annual golf outing

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce is collaborating with the Naugatuck YMCA to host the 20th Annual Golf Outing “fun raiser” May 6 at the Watertown Golf Club in…

Naugatuck Mayor Robert Mezzo, right, recipient of the 2014 Lewis A. Dibble Award talks with Kevin DelGobbo, senior advisor to the mayor of Waterbury, left, and Lynn Ward, president of the Waterbury Regional Chamber of Commerce during the 92nd Annual Meeting and Lewis A. Dibble Award dinner Jan. 15 at The Crystal Room in Naugatuck. –LUKE MARSHALL

Mezzo receives Chamber’s top honor

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce honored Mayor Robert Mezzo with the organization’s highest award during its 92nd annual meeting Jan. 15. Mezzo received the Lewis A. Dibble, Sr….


Downtown Naugatuck going to the ducks

NAUGATUCK — The ducks will return to Naugatuck on Sunday to entertain as well as haunt festival goers. The 8th annual Duck Day and Race will take place starting at…