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Naugatuck Mayor Robert Mezzo, right, serves Janet Hall during the Waiters Go Pink fundraiser at Jesse Camilles Restaurant last October. This year’s event, which raises money for breast cancer research as part of Griffin Hospital’s annual Valley Goes Pink campaign, will be held Oct. 25. -FILE PHOTO

Pink is the Valley’s color of choice

Whether it’s an article of clothing, a cupcake, or a wristband one thing’s for sure it’ll be pink this month in the Valley. Derby’s Griffin Hospital is holding its annual…

Pete Hatzidimitriou, owner of Beacon Falls Pizza Palace, prepares a pizza during the ‘tip a firefighter’ fund-raiser Oct. 19.  The event raised money for organizations supported by Beacon Hose Company No. 1, including Boy Scouts, the Senior Center, scholarship funds, and food banks. Hatzidimitriou prepared a special porketta dinner for the event, while firefighters waited tables for tips. ‘We’re hoping to bring people in to help (the Pizza Palace) and help us,’ said Ken George, special events chair for the fire company.