2016-09-15 / Around Town

Paesanos Meet in Sister City

A delegation from Newport recently returned from a sister city excursion to Imperia, Italy. Above, the group is pictured with some of their Italian hosts. Front row: Janilda, Bill and Amanda Brossi, Andrea Napolitano, Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano, Mayor Capacci, Andrea McHugh, and Lynn Ceglie. Back row: Sean Napolitano, Steve Kemp, Colleen McGrath, Vin Ceglie, Diego Paradi, and Tim Wein.

Below, Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano presents the Imperia fire chief with a city tile, and Sean Napolitano is prepared to present a patch sent by Newport firefighter Mike Blank in exchange for a patch from Imperia.

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