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Johnny Zerafa

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Hello readers and welcome to another edition of Around Town.

Way to go!

Grandmother Rosanne Zerafa sends congratulations to her granddaughter and grandson:

Congratulations to our grandson, Johnny Zerafa and his St. Theresa Tyros Maroon teammates for winning the CYO Division B. Basketball Championship on Sunday, February 26.

Kudos to him for also taking home the 2016-2017 Sportsmanship Award!

We are all so proud of you! Love, Grandma, Papa, Mom, Dad and Elizabeth.

Congratulations to our granddaughter, Stephanie Zerafa, of New Jersey, on winning 1st and 3rd place with her dance team at the National Dance Competition on Sunday, March 5 in West Orange, NJ. Way to go Steph!

Love, Grandma, Papa, Mommy, Daddy, Gabriella and Vivienne.

U.S. Marines make Bronxite a citizen

A recently enlisted Marine who hails from the borough and completed his recruit training at Parris Island, SC, Private Adrian Webster, also became a citizen at the completion of his training.

He was originally from Jamaica.

According to the U.S. Marine Corps., before recruits become citizens recruits must demonstrate knowledge of the English Language and of American government.

They must also show good moral character and take the Oath of Allegiance to the U.S. Constitution.

Reach Reporter Patrick Rocchio at (718) 260-4597. E-mail him at procchio@cnglocal.com. Follow him on Twitter @patrickfrocchio.
Stephanie Zerafa

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