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Borough recognizes volunteer as mayor of the day

NAUGATUCK — For Flora Fidalgo Keefe, volunteering in the community is about two things: getting involved and getting connected. Keefe was honored as Naugatuck’s Portuguese mayor of the day Sept….


Mayor of the day exemplifies ‘Ws’

NAUGATUCK — The borough welcomed its newest Portuguese mayor last Friday. Naugatuck Portuguese Club member David Silva was honored as the 2015 Portuguese Mayor of the Day during a ceremony,…


Mayor for the day

NAUGATUCK — The annual Sao Paio Festival kicked off Aug. 29 with the Portuguese Mayor of the Day celebration. Alberto Janeiro, 49, was named the Portuguese Mayor of the Day…

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…

Naugatuck Mayor Robert Mezzo, left, presents Domingos Branco with a certificate after naming him the Portuguese Mayor of the Day Friday morning at Town Hall. The ceremony officially started the Sao Paio Festival, which will run through Sunday. The festival includes a 5K race, soccer games, and food. –LUKE MARSHALL

Mayor for a day

Borough honors Branco to kickoff Sao Paio Festival NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck had a new mayor on Friday. Domingos Branco was named Portuguese Mayor of the Day during a ceremony at…