Phoenix Aiello and Bill Malfa

Phoenix Aiello of Edgartown and Bill Malfa Jr. of Belmont announce their engagement. Phoenix is the daughter of Ralph Aiello of Edgartown and Ellen and Jeff Semel of Amityville, N.Y. Bill is the son of Carolyn and Bill Malfa Sr. of Belmont.

A September 2011 wedding is planned.

Lisa Marie Dodson and Tyler Stevens

Lisa Marie Dodson of Hillsborough, Fla., and Tyler Westan Stevens of West Palm Beach announce their engagement. Tyler is the son of John and Susan Stevens of Edgartown.

Ms. Dodson graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.

Mr. Stevens graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and from the Art Institute of Atlanta with a degree in Audio Production.

A private wedding ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, August 28, 2010, on Martha’s Vineyard.


Isabella I. Florio

Lauren (Thomas) and Tan Florio announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Ingrid Florio, on April 17 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston. Isabella weighed 3 pounds, 4 ounces. She was discharged from the hospital on her actual due date, June 16, when she weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces.

Lillian Merrick Geary

Katharine Grandfield and Robert Geary of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their daughter, Lillian Merrick Geary, on April 21 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Lillian weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces.

Anthony Y. R. Souza

Cristina Rodrigues and Renato de Oliveira Souza announce the birth of their son, Anthony Yan Rodrigues Souza, on June 19 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Anthony weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces.


Garrett Burt of Oak Bluffs and Plymouth graduated with honors from the University of Massachusetts/Dartmouth on May 23.

Lacey McIntosh of Edgartown graduated from The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeord, Maine, on May 22. She was awarded two degrees — Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) and Master of Public Health (M.P.H.).

Alex Parker of Chilmark graduated from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University in Atlanta, Ga., on May 10. Alex received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Dean’s List

Maria Benet of Edgartown at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Laura Jernegan of Edgartown at American University in Washington, D.C.