A son, Samuel Solomon (Shmuel Shlomo), to ALICIA and HAL MESSER of Tenafly on Oct. 3, 2011. The maternal grandparents are Carole and William Kaufman of West Long Branch. The paternal grandparents are Marsha and Michael Messer of North Caldwell. The maternal great-grandmother is Dorothy Kaufman of Westbury, NY. The paternal great-grandmother is Toby Messer of Mt. Freedom. Samuel Solomon is named in memory of his maternal great-grandfather Samuel Askinazi and his paternal great-grandfather Sol Messer.
The couple also has a daughter, Lauren Rachel.