Changing of the Guard

Outgoing Mayor Thomas Ambrosino (right) hands the keys to the city to mayor-elect Daniel Rizzo in a traditional gesture on the front steps of city hall on Thursday afternoon. (Advocate photo.)

FIVE’S COMPANY: Mayor-elect Dan Rizzo with City Clerk Ashley Melnik, Rep. Kathi-Ann Reinstein, Speaker of the House of Representatives Bob DeLeo and retiring mayor Tom Ambrosino, shown outside city hall at the “Keys to the Kingdom” exchange on Thursday. The Advocate wishes both Tom and Dan future success in their new endeavors. (Advocate photo)