HARTFORD – East Haven native Nick Fradiani has been pulling the Connecticut community together as he performs his way to the top, in hopes of becoming the next American Idol.
Last week, Nick joined the Top 24, one out of 12 men, and Wednesday night marks his first live performance as a contestant on the FOX reality show.
In honor of this, East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo, Jr. announced that Momauguin School were hold an assembly on Tuesday, Feb. 24 to present an official Mayoral Proclamation declaring Wednesday, Feb. 25 “Nick Fradiani Day.” This assembly is “in honor of Nick’s amazing journey and ahead of what we expect will be another exhilarating performance from Nick on Wednesday night,” according to Mayor Maturo.
Nick Fradiani’s father, Nick Fradiani Sr., accepted the proclamation on his son’s behalf, as Nick is currently in Hollywood. The assembly featured the presentation of the official Town proclamation, words from a few special guests, and some surprises from the elementary school students at Momauguin School.
Maturo concluded, “I know the entire Town, and especially the Momauguin School community, is excited to be able to celebrate and support Nick. Above all, we need to remember that when voting time comes, we need to rally behind Nick, shower him with votes, and help propel him onward and upward toward his dream of being American’s next ‘Idol.'”
Watch Nick Fradiani Wednesday and Thursday nights at 8 p.m., pushing to be the next American Idol, on Fox CT.