by Sandi Fahy
Photo by SANDI FAHY
Congratulations to Dawn and Tony Provenzano, who recently welcomed their second child into the world. Jordan weighed 6 lbs., 8 oz. at birth. Proud great-grandmother is Flo Zimmerman, former resident of Island Estates who now lives in Michigan ... Congrats are also in order for the following couples celebrating wedding anniversaries: Joe and Debbie Lombardo (Feb. 11); Richard and Beverly Borwn (Feb. 12); Neil and Betty Lloyd, Paul and Trudi Schamore, Ernest and Brenda Bond (Feb. 14); Paul and Marion Ulrich, Dick and Barbara Wilkins, (Feb. 15); Ken and Donna Wood (Feb. 17) ... Belated anniversary congrats go to Keith and Delores Estes, who celebrated 60 years of marriage on February 7; Bill and Helen Sykes, who observed anniversary #49 on February 4; and Martin and Virginia Forster, whose special day on January 18 marked 70 years of marriage ... Did you know today is Maryrose McWhirter's birthday? Tara Bone, Bernice Shank, Richard Skinner, Claretha Witherspoon and William VanFossan are among those who share her February 11 birthdate ... Hope you remembered the birthdays of Ellie Bryder, Hilda Knutson and Barbara Johnson yesterday and the birthdays of Lucille Farnum, Cindy Greene, Judy Genevie, Vicki ByRoade, Lois O'Donnell, Kris Anderson, Florence Daly, Terry Hop, Nancy Smith, Marge Brown and Eric Glossop earlier this week ... Bring out the cake and ice cream tomorrow for Marlene Havens, Susan Davis, Mary Ellen Britts, Jan Smith, Caroline Conlon, Jim McCurtain, George Moore and Arlene Bradstreet ... The birthdays of Melissa Taylor, Jim Baby and Nancy Hart are coming up on Saturday ... Be sure to wish Bruce Littler, Elinore Wood and Randi Dawson all the best on their special day, which is Sunday ... Monday brings the birthdays of Carol Manley, Catherine Pelletier and Henderson Griffith ... Among those turning a year older on Tuesday are Sue Davis, Jean Hunt, Vicki Lomas and Bob Zimmerman ... Twins Alicia and Kylei Plummer will be two years old on Wednesday. Stefani Stewart, Rebekah McCurtain, Sandee Oosterhart, Olivia Stinnette, Craig West, Shannon Caste and Connie Smith also have birthdays that day ... Just learned that Lou Jackson, Jean Santay, Susan Kawalec, Liz DeSpain, Jennifer Witherspoon, David Petrik, Helen Allen, Jeanbelle Bodtke, Ann Bole, Mildred Randolph, Lori Clark, Cathy Santa, Jeannette Brown, Beverly Nye, William Henry and John France turned a year older last week. A little bird also told us that Kittye MacNeille, Joan Wiggins, Ashley Dougherty, Lela Garnett, Jan Davis, Phyllis Hoffman, Melody Brown, Kathy Howdeshell, Joanne Baker, Ronald Smith, Molly McCoy, Jane Hester, Phillip Jones, Maggie Burnsed, Al Subatch, Evelyn Dunnett and Nathaniel Witherspoon recently had birthdays ... Reader Shirley B. says wouldn't it be nice if two weeks on vacation seemed to last as long as two weeks on a diet? ... Have a great week, everyone.