Several area hospitals no longer provide birth announcements for publication. We will publish birth announcements from parents. Forms and instructions are available here.

For more information, please call 791-6300. 

Bridgton Hospital

Weifer D. Grant, born Jan. 27 to Lane Grant and Tonya Harris, Naples. Grandparents: Laura and Russell Grant; David and Bobbie VanSteemburg; Shirley Grant and Jonathan Edwards Sr.

Jack Edwin Ryder, born Jan. 29 to Brett Ryder and Catherine Sullivan, Waterford. Grandparents: Linda Newcomb and Frank Berry, Sweden; Glen Ryder and Marie Young, Buckfield. 

Mid Coast Hospital

Ella Grace Harkins, born Jan. 24 to Micah Hunt and Kimberly Harkins, Brunswick. Grandparents: Donna Harkins and Jack and Merry Harkins, all of Brunswick; Jodie Stetson of Bowdoin.

Ella Jean Marie Mathews, born Jan. 27 to Robert Mathews and Elizabeth Bailey, Bath. Grandparents: Gloria and William Bailey of Bath; Robert Mathews of Lewiston; Kathy Spencer of Biddeford.

Baker Henry Frans, born Jan. 28 to David and Melissa (Clark) Frans, Brunswick, Grandparents: Cindy and Gary Clark of Vassalboro; Linda Bourgeois of Chino Hills, Calif. 

Southern Maine Medical Center

Olivia Maddison Nelson, born Jan. 17 to Cory Nelson and Xavier Clough, Biddeford. Grandparents: Robert Mcbride and Roxanne Joy, Sanford; Kevin Nelson, Machias; Nancy Nelson, Waterboro.

Cole Joseph McKown, born Jan. 19 to Joseph McKown and Lacey Whitehouse, Buxton. Grandparents: Kathi and Duke Whitehouse, Hollis; Joseph and Donisa Hughes, Buxton.

Ava Grace Stevens, born Jan. 21 to Jeremy Stevens and Ashley Lavalle, Wells. Grandparents: Richard and Kimberly Fredette, Shapleigh; Karen and Jerry Stevens, Wells.

Julianno Derrick Rose and Vincent Valentino Rose, born Jan. 23 to Sabastion Rose and Sarah Carbone, Biddeford. Grandparents: Ann Marie and Alex Carbone, Biddeford; Denise Leonard and Dave Rose, Biddeford.

Ava Sue Boston, born Jan. 23 to Peter Boston and Sandra Cole, Sanford. Grandparents: Mike Cole, Wells; Karen Boston, North Berwick.

Collin Foster Raymond, born Jan. 23 to Joshua Raymond and Kayla Denney, Wells. Grandparents: Tracy and Dan Mackay, Wells; Mark and Kelly Denney, Cottontown, Tenn.; Denn and Beverly Raymond, Kennebunk.

Isabella Rae Gonyer, born Jan. 24 to Michael Gonyer and Ryana Garcia, Biddeford. Grandparents: Braulio and Peggy Garcia and Kimberly Gonyer, all of Biddeford.