The parents of Emily Anne Biscone and Joshua Novotny are pleased to announce their children’s engagement.

Emily is a graduate of Belfast Area High School and Northeastern University. She works for Athena in Boston. Her parents are Nancy Biscone of Northport and Mark Biscone of Hope.

Josh is a graduate of Wheaton College, and is employed at the Four Season Hotel in Boston. His parents are Elizabeth Sherman from Manchester, Vt., and Mark Novotny who lives in Northampton, Mass.

The wedding ceremony will be held Sept. 24, 2011 at Newagen Seaside Inn in Boothbay Harbor. The couple plans to honeymoon in Hawaii.