2014-11-13 / Front Page

Napolitano Poised to Lead



At-Large Councilor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano was informally selected by her peers on Wednesday, Nov. 12 as mayor and chair of the Newport City Council for the next two years. Councilor Marco Camacho was tapped as vice-chair. The vote marks a return to the helm for Napolitano, who was previously mayor from 2008-2010. Here, Councilor Naomi Neville, Napolitano, Camacho, and Lynn Ceglie cast their votes for Mayor on Wednesday morning. Later that evening (inset), current Mayor Henry Winthrop passed the gavel to Napolitano after chairing the final meeting of his term. (Photo by Jack Kelly, inset photo by Lynne Tungett) At-Large Councilor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano was informally selected by her peers on Wednesday, Nov. 12 as mayor and chair of the Newport City Council for the next two years. Councilor Marco Camacho was tapped as vice-chair. The vote marks a return to the helm for Napolitano, who was previously mayor from 2008-2010. Here, Councilor Naomi Neville, Napolitano, Camacho, and Lynn Ceglie cast their votes for Mayor on Wednesday morning. Later that evening (inset), current Mayor Henry Winthrop passed the gavel to Napolitano after chairing the final meeting of his term. (Photo by Jack Kelly, inset photo by Lynne Tungett)

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