updated 08/27/2012 AT 7:00 AM ET
•originally published 08/27/2012 AT 8:10 AM ET
Barely a day old, Lorenzo Dominic LaValle is already the talk of New Jersey – and everywhere else, it seems.
“Thank you all for your love and support!! Lorenzo loves you guys already!” the baby boy’s mom, Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi wrote on Twitter late Sunday after messages of congratulations came pouring in throughout the day.