Tracy Carr and James Capinera of West Hartford wish to announce their engagement.

Capinera, son of James and Ethel Capinera of Shelton, is a 2002 graduate of Shelton High School and 2006 graduate of the University of Hartford. He works in the field of information technology.

Carr, daughter of Patricia Brennan and Harvey Carr of Maine, is a 2003 graduate of Mt. Ararat High School and received a bachelor’s degree (2007) and master’s degree (2009) from the University of Hartford. She works as a physical therapist.

Their wedding is planned for Oct. 4 in Brooklyn, Conn.