Around Town: News from your neighbors

The Bronx Times Reporter will publish your announcements. Send announcements along with photo, to: Bronx Times Reporter, 3604 E. Tremont Avenue, or e-mail Please include a phone number or a way to contact you in case of questions.

Birth Announcement

We welcome with love and joy Lorenzo Calogero Maestri born on Wednesday. September 9 weighing, six pounds and 14 ounces, and was 19 1/4 inches.

Proud parents John and Daniela, big brother Giovanni and big sister Angelina send their warm regards.

Wedding Announcement

Carol Masiello of Country Club proudly announces the engagement of her daughter, Jodi Ann Masiello to Ronald Grafer of Throggs Neck on September 28.

Ron is retired from The New York City Fire Department and Jodi is currently employed as a secretary for General Wholesale Electric.

A 2016 wedding is planned. A long and happy life together is wished for both of them.

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

More from Around NYC