BOARDMAN -- The engagement of Kristen Marie Stevens of Boardman and Matthew Neal Bins-Castronovo, also of Boardman, is being announced by her parents, Charles R. and Diane Stevens of Boardman.
The future groom is a son of Jacqueline Crouse of Youngstown, Frank Bins of Lisbon and Frank Castronovo of Boardman.
The bride-elect, a sixth-grade teacher with the Joseph Badger School District in Trumbull County, graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in education.
The prospective groom earned a bachelor's degree in history at YSU and his juris doctorate from Ohio State University. He is an attorney with Boyd, Rummell, Carach and Curry Co., Youngstown.
The couple will be married in an open ceremony they have planned for 1:30 p.m. July 28 at St. Charles Church. Their evening reception will be held by invitation at The Georgetown.