Around Town: News from your neighbors

August and Frances Magnotta

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Hello readers and welcome to another edition of Around Town.

Happy Anniversary

August and Frances Magnotta celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary aboard the Carnival ‘Glory’ cruise ship on Sunday, January 22.

The staff were kind enough to have a cake and sing to us.

During these 61 wonderful years, we were so blessed to have two children, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Happy 100th Birthday

Happy 100th Birthday to Maria Carolina Aversa Magistro on Thursday, March 2.

She was a secretary at Popular Science Magazine and for Reeves Brothers, Inc.

She married Louis Magistro in 1943 and had children Theresa and Nancy Ann.

She is the grandmother to five girls: Donna, Angela, Michelle, Luisa and Niki.

She is the great grandmother to six great grandchildren ranging in age from 18 months to 20-years-old.

According to her family: Mary attributes her healthy longevity to a lifelong Mediterranean diet coupled with plenty of walking.

She spends her time playing Bingo, doing arts and crafts, reading the New York Times and Bronx Times Reporter, as well as socializing with her good friends at Fort Schuyler House in Throggs Neck.

Birth Announcements

White Plains Hospital sent the Bronx Times the following birth announcements:

Malcolm Buchanan Cassim was born to Teresa and Marcus Cassin on Monday, January 2. He weighed seven pounds and five ounces.

Mia Lynn Hubbard was born to Erica and Chris Hubbard of Riverdale on Friday, January 13. She weighed seven pounds and 14 ounces.

Reach Reporter Patrick Rocchio at (718) 260-4597. E-mail him at Follow him on Twitter @patrickfrocchio.
Maria Carolina Aversa Magistro

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