Cliff and Laura (Coristin) Shimer of Orlando, Fla., are announcing the birth of a son, Michael Robert. The infant was born Aug. 9 at Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies in Orlando. He joins a sister, Lia Michelle, at home. Grandparents are Carla Coristin of Boardman; Linda and Eric Oswald of St. Petersburg, Fla.; and Tim and Lisa Shimer of Chalfonte, Pa. Great-grandparents are Joseph and Carmela Cassese of Poland and Eva Dawson of Clarksburg, W.Va.

Justin and Christine (Schiavone) Gresko of Olmsted Falls, Ohio, are announcing the birth of a daughter, Gianna Marie. She was born Sept. 23 at St. John Hospital Westshore in Westlake, Ohio. Grandparents are Edward and Joan Gresko of Canfield and Dr. Anthony and Phyllis Schiavone of Howland. Great-grandparents are Anthony and Lucille Ricci of Howland.

Lee and Jan (Chrapcynski) Steuart of Stow, Ohio, are announcing the birth of a daughter, Anna Marie Steuart. She was born Feb. 6, 2008, in China. Her sister is Rachel Steuart. Grandparents are Jackie and Ed Chrapcynski of Struthers and Sharon and Coy Steuart of Akron.

This column is reserved for out-of-town births of local interest. Please send the information to the Society Department by noon Tuesday.