Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Rayer of Hamburg have announced the engagement of their daughter Laura Anne to Nicholas Akromas, the son of the late Anna Marie Akromas of Amherst. The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of Frontier High School and 2013 graduate of Villa Maria College, where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in fashion design. She is currently working at the Fisher Price headquarters in East Aurora. The groom-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Sweet Home Central and is working toward his nursing degree, while employed as a paramedic. A September wedding is being planned. Photo submitted by Karen Rayer.