Joel Cristian Ruggiero

A son, Joel Cristian Ruggiero, was born Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, to Colleen (Scero) and Brian Ruggiero of Portage, Mich. Joel weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and measured 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Patrick and Angelina Williamson of Water Valley, Miss., and Randy and Darleen Scero of Toledo. Paternal grandparents are Suzanne (Hart) Stine of Tiffin and the late Daniel Ruggiero.