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Portuguese fest on tap for weekend 

NAUGATUCK — As summer begins to wrap up, the Naugatuck Portuguese Club is planning one more party. The club is hosting its 66th annual Sao Paio Festival this weekend. “For…

David Silva of Naugatuck chops eels for the Sao Paio festival in Naugatuck last year. This year’s festival will take place this weekend. –RA ARCHIVE

Annual Sao Paio festival set for 62nd year

NAUGATUCK — As the end of August draws nearer, borough residents turn their thoughts to soccer, Portuguese music, and eels. The annual Sao Paio festival is set to take place…

David Silva of Naugatuck chops eels on Monday in preparation for the Sao Paio festival in Naugatuck. The festival is Friday, Saturday and Sunday. RA ARCHIVE

Sao Paio feast this weekend

NAUGATUCK — The first Sunday afternoon in September has in recent years brought a lull to the borough’s Sao Paio festival, otherwise packed with nonstop eating, dancing, parades and ceremonies….