Sant’Agata de’ Goti

A man walks past a poster of Bill de Blasio, in Sant'Agata de Goti, southern Italy, late on November 5, 2013.   (Photo MARIO LAPORTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Town Of De Blasio’s Italian Roots Cheers Mayoral Win

The southern Italian town of Bill de Blasio’s maternal grandfather is cheering his landslide victory in New York City’s mayoral election and is inviting him to receive honorary citizenship in a ceremony.