Social Circles

Engagement

Congratulations Megan & Weston!
Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Clayton Mrkonic of Overland Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Craig Mrkonic, to Weston Patrick Buckley, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Owen James Buckley of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. George Ralph Mrkonic of Merriam and the late Mr. Mrkonic, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Thorne Schwanzle. Megan is a graduate of The Pembroke Hill School.

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Engagement

Congratulations Emma & Jason!
Marsha Morton and Mr. Michael Zisser of Pelham, New York, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emma Morton Zisser, to Jason Morton Bloch, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Morton Bloch of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Helen Sher of Scottsdale, Arizona, the late Mr. Manny Zisser, the late Marian Morton, and the late Mr. Robert Glen Morton. Emma is a graduate of Pelham Memorial High School.

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Vacation Vignette

A Pacific Adventure
After spending two days soaking up the sun on the beach in Hawaii, Jeff Huggins boarded the USS John C. Stennis with his father, Jim Huggins and his uncle, Len Kriesky, to join his brother, Justin Huggins, a lieutenant in the US Navy. Jeff stayed in his brother’s state room, and ate his meals in the mess hall along with the crew.

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Bride’s Book

Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Darling!
Christina Marie Hager and Neil Matthew Darling were married September 3rd at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Our Town. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hager of Leawood, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Martin Ricono, Sr., of Leawood and the late Mr. Ricono, and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Hager, Sr. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Darling of Evansville, Indiana. The evening prior, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hager and Mr.

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Barstow

Book Signing

Jordan Metzl, Barstow graduate and Kansas City native, will be back in Our Town on April 5th for a book signing. Jordan is the author of The Athlete’s Book of Home Remedies: 1,001 Doctor-Approved Health Fixes and Injury-Prevention Secrets for a Leaner, Fitter, More Athletic Body! He has been voted among the top sports medicine doctors by New York Magazine. Jordan has appeared on a number of shows including Today and Good Morning America.

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