September 23, 2013


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Bridgton Hospital

Lillianna May Davenport, born Sept. 4 to Joshua and Jessica (Smith) Davenport, Casco. Grandparents: Eric Smith, Virginia Beach, Va.; Alicia Bonlett, Windham; Debbie and Ron Davenport, Naples. Great-grandparents: Waine and Beverly Bonlett, Windham.

Ethan Vincent Gould, born Sept. 6 to David and Sara (Lucier) Gould, Hiram. Grandparents: Coleen and Gary Gardner, Hiram; Debbie and Mike Gould, Parsonsfield. 

Maine Medical Center

Hailey Ann Taylor, born May 13 to Travis and Jaime Taylor, Standish. Grandparents: Darlene Hall, Gray; James Wallace, Standish; Pete and Terri Taylor, Standish. Great-grandparents: Roger and Sally Knight, Westbrook; James and Madelyn Wallace, South Portland; Jim Elder and Marcia Taylor, Windham; Bob and Marion MacMillan, Standish. 

Mid Coast Hospital

Samuel David Beal, born Aug. 27 to Christopher and Shelly (Dubak) Beal, Brunswick. Grandparents: David and Gloria Dubak of Norton, Mass.; Nate and Laurel Beal of Machias; Misty and Ernie Blanchard, Schenevus, N.Y.

Lyriah Alexandria Nicole Barbeau, born Aug. 29 to Anthony Barbeau and Jeniffer Long, Boothbay. Grandparents: John and Zandy Long and Penny Barbeau, all of Boothbay.

Matthew Charles Kelley, born Aug. 30 to Lawrence Kelley and Stacy Van Keuren, Brunswick. Grandparents: George and Pat Rodney, Windham; Lawrence Hoyt and Frances Sawyer, both of Portland.

A Furia Glynrose Martinez-Wellito, born Aug. 31 to Henry Martinez III and Amanda Wellito, Brunswick. Grandparents: Cynthia Wellito of Brunswick; Martin Wellito, Albuquerque, N.M.; Marcia and Henry Martinez, Santa Fe, N.M.

Olivia Lyn Fallis, born Sept. 1 to Christopher and Krista (Marcigliano) Fallis, Brunswick. Grandparents: John and Nancy Marcigliano, Westbrook; Peter Fallis, Delray Beach, Fla.; Linda Laferriere, Smithfield, R.I.

Sidney Stevens Blake, born Sept. 2 to Robert and Andrea (Norton) Blake, Newcastle. Grandparents: Suzanne and David Norton, Boothbay; Richard and Jeanie Blake, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Skylar Marie Nalos, born Sept. 3 to and Danilo Scalia-Nalos Jr. and Brianna Leavitt, Bath. Grandparents: Monica Leavitt, Bath; Joseph Labbe, Monson; Danilo Nalos, Orange Park, Calif.

Charlotte Anne Holladay, born Sept. 5 to James and Breanna (Butterfield) Holladay, Bristol. Grandparents: Brent and Anette Butterfield, Waldoboro; RoseAnne Holladay, New Harbor.

Aubrey Lynn Watson, born Sept. 6 to Eric Watson and Jessica Brown, Bath. Grandparents: Connie Brewer, Harpswell; Brenda and Danny Watson, Millinocket.

Amelie Paine Vonderweidt, born Sept. 7 to Christopher Vonderweidt and Melissa Paine, Bowdoinham. Grandparents: Mina and Gary Paine, Sacramento, Calif.; Michel Vonderweidt, Trumansburg, N.Y.; Virginia Vonderweidt, Ithaca, N.Y.

Emerson Claire Ritchie, born Sept. 8 to Jason and Sheryl (Hanson) Ritchie, Bath. Grandparents: Kathy and Gary Hanson, Ohio; Deborah and Burton Ritchie, Swans Island.

Carter J. Bessler, born Sept. 8 to Michael Bessler and Chrystal Bisson, Topsham. Grandparents: James and Cindy Bisson, Sabattus; Randy and Lucy Haines, Bowdoin.

Anna Kaitlyn Travis, born Sept. 10 to Levon and Kimberly (Eckert) Travis, Wiscasset. Grandparents: Lerry and Diane Eckert and Paul and Kimberly Travis, all of Wiscasset.

Samuel Matthew Cunio, born Sept. 10 to Matthew and Sarah (Dranchak) Cunio, Topsham. Grandparents: John and Linda Dranchak, West Bath; Paul and Susan Cunio, Pittsfield, Mass., and Bath.


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