Snooki is expecting a baby boy

After weeks of reports, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi confirmed in March 2012 that she and her new fiance, Jionni LaValle, were expecting a baby. The "Jersey Shore" star told Us Weekly that she was 15 weeks along.
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Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi (R) and Jionni LaValle arrive at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 28, 2011, in Los Angeles.

(CBS News) It's going to be a boy for Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi.

The "Jersey Shore" star is expecting a son with fiance Jionni LaValle, she confirmed Wednesday on her Facebook page.

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She wrote, "Can finally share the good news......we're havin' a BOY!"

She also shared the news with her Twitter followers, posting a photo of herself holding a magazine with the story on the cover:

The 24-year-old TV personality confirmed in March that she and LaValle are engaged and expecting their first child.