Nancy & Michael Esposito of River Forest announce the marriage of their daughter Mia Nicole Esposito to John Paul Majewski, son of Rebecca and Jack Majewski of Branchburg, NJ, on June 3, 2006. The ceremony took place at Benton Chapel, Vanderbilt University. The reception was held at the Union Station Hotel, Nashville, Tenn.

Mia is a 1998 graduate of OPRF High School and a 2002 graduate of Vanderbilt University, Nashville. Mia majored in civil engineering. Mia is a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy, stationed at Great Lakes Naval Station. John is a 1998 graduate of Sommerville High School and a 2002 graduate of College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. John majored in political science. John is a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy currently augmented to Iraq with the anti-IED unit. They will be residing in Evanston.

Thanks for the memories
… and menus

A recipe collection, Menus and Memories?a cornucopia of food and thought, is being published by Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. All proceeds will go to the Women’s Opportunity Fund of Opportunity International, which makes small loans to poor women in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America so that they may work to provide for themselves, their families and their communities. The cookbook includes nearly 150 recipes from members and friends of Good Shepherd, along with profiles of many of Women’s Opportunity Fund’s international clients, graphics and facts about the organization.

Nursing and Sociology

Rachel L. Koranda of Oak Park, daughter of Kenneth and Joyce Koranda of Oak Park, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in nursing with a minor in sociology from Regis University in Denver on May 7.

Healy wows ’em

Trinity High School sophomore Elizabeth Healy won first place at the “Danza Viva & Wednesday Journal Talent Search 2006.” Elizabeth was one of over 200 contestants entered in the local dance/vocal competition. Her first place prizes included $500 cash, three months of dance lessons at Danza Viva and three hours of studio time at a local recording studio.

?#34;Compiled by Alex McLeese

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