Tina Faulhaber and Joe Passanante recently announced their engagement. Faulhaber is the daughter of Liz and Jim Faulhaber, formerly of Rockaway Park. She is also the granddaughter of Maureen Sweeney. Passanante is the son of Joan and Andy Passanante of Lindenhurst, New York. He is also the grandson of Dolly Passanante of Florida. Faulhaber is a science teacher at Rocky Point Middle School on Long Island. Passanante works in advertising for the Long Island Newsday. A wedding is planned for June 29, 2012.