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Bridgton Hospital

Anna Marie Laird, born Jan. 17 to Josh Laird and Kayla Nowell, Waterford. Grandparents: Deb Gary, Poland; Dan Nowell, Bridgton; Paul and Vicki Laird, Otisfield. Great-grandparents: Dwight and Pat Perry, Norway; Joyce Nowell, Bridgton; Ellen Myers, Waterford.

Zander Cole Fortin, born Jan. 30 to Justin Fortin and Heather Carpenter, Brownfield. Grandparents: Sharon Anderson, Brownfield; Linda Fortin, Albany, N.H.

Daniel Wayne Simpson III, born Feb. 7 to Daniel Jr. and Michele (Achey) Simpson, Fryeburg. Grandparents: Debora and Clayton Achey, Jackman; Daniel Simpson, Ossipee, N.H.; Theresa Gray, Fryeburg.

Nevaeh Miracle Manchester, born Feb. 11 to Dana Manchester and Desiree Carsley, Bridgton. Grandparents: Leslie Carsley, Pottstown, Pa.; Heather Anderson, Naples; Byron Manchester, Casco. Great-grandparents: Sally and Leonard Carsley, Bridgton; Miracle Manchester, Otisfield; Joyce Small, Westbrook.

Colby Heath Chaplin, born Feb. 15 to Joshua and Chelsey (Heath) Chaplin, Waterford. Grandparents: Julie Ridlon and Randy Heath, Bridgton; Dana and Daphne Chaplin, Harrison.

Skyler May Rosengren, born Feb. 18 to Alex Rosengren and Emily Cyr, Casco. Grandparents: John and Jane Cyr, Connecticut.

Mid Coast Hospital

Katherine Marie Lavoie, born Feb. 4 to Shawn Lavoie and Sherry Giles, Bath. Grandparents: Felicia Abbott and Beatrice and Larry Lavoie, all Bath.

Benjamin James Hawkins, born Feb. 4 to Richard III and Ashley (Millett) Hawkins, Topsham. Grandparents: Roger and Lisa Millett, Mechanic Falls; Kelly and Chris Henry, Auburn; Richard and Linda Hawkins, Gray.

Harper Dawn Hall, born Feb. 5 to Christopher and Taryn (Nadeau) Hall, Lisbon Falls. Grandparents: Joseph and Marisa Nadeau, Sabattus; Everett and Loretta Hall, Patten.

Andersson Earl Pomerleau, born Feb. 5 to Michael and Tanya (Noyes) Pomerleau, Woolwich. Grandparents: Dawn Wheeler, Woolwich; Bruce Noyes; Debbie and Robert Pomerleau, North Waterboro.

Kinsy Dale Beck, born Feb. 6 to Aaron and Amber Beck, Nobleboro. Grandparents: Sue and Mike Denton, Foxfire Village, N.C.; Graydon and Anne Braley, Chichester, N.H.; Allan and Sheri Beck, Nobleboro.

Xavier Kane, born Feb. 9 to Katie Merrill and Asa Kane, Harpswell.

Makenzie Marie Cray, born Feb. 9 to Ryan Cray and Courtney Peaslee, Richmond. Grandparents: Timmy and Jody Peaslee, Whitefield; Elizabeth Cray, Richmond; Albert Cray, Bath.

Austin George Draper, born Feb. 9 to Dustin and Aerial (Richardson) Draper, Brunswick. Grandparents: Karen Race, Brunswick; Sean Richardson, Brunswick; Gordon and Mary Draper, Bowdoin.

Charlotte Faith Caron, born Feb. 8 to Nicholas Caron and Abigail Turnbull, Harpswell. Grandparents: Sharon and George Turnbull, Bath; Valerie and Raymond Caron, Harpswell.

Holden Michael Curtis, born Feb. 11 to Kristopher and Crystal (Sullivan) Holden, Bowdoinham. Grandparents: April and Robert St. Pierre, Augusta; Michael and Rose Curtis, Augusta.

Southern Maine Medical Center

Liam Thomas Grace, born Feb. 1 to Christopher Grace and Brittney Green, Saco. Grandparents: Archie Green Sr. and Paula Vestgate, Old Orchard Beach; Anastasia Grace, Cambridge, Mass.

Lydia Paige Dinnar, born Feb. 2 to Noah and Tina (Myers) Dinnar, Old Orchard Beach. Grandparents: Mark and Barbara Myers, Sanford; Ken Dinnar. Boothbay Harbor; Nancy Genung, Clenmont, N.Y.

Kiley Paulette Major, born Feb. 5 to Jacob and Monica (Nichois-Redman) Major, East Waterboro. Grandparents: Kimberly Nichols and Mike Sukalas, Lyman; Deborah Major, East Waterboro; Thomas Major, Buxton.

Patience Julianna Andrews, born Feb. 4 to Thomas and Ashley (Reynolds) Andrews, Old Orchard Beach. Grandparents: Debra and Phillip Reynolds, Belgrade; Bonnie Holland and Thomas Andrews, Old Orchard Beach.

Myles Austin-Jayde Usher, born Feb. 6 to Charlie and Ashley Usher, Biddeford.

Caspar Dantes Bard, born Feb. 6 to Andrew Bard and Janet Llavina, Sanford. Grandparents: Aurea De La Vega, San Bruno, Calif.; Kimberly Nugent, Waterboro.

Gracie Jean Parcell, born Feb. 7 to Michael and Amanda ( Davis) Parcell, Newfield. Grandparents: Beverly Davis, Buxton; James and Judith Parcell, East Wakefield, N.H.

Samuel Louis Jutras, born Feb. 7 to Gregory Jutras and Nicole Bawding, Saco.

Emilee Rose Johnston, born Feb. 7 to Nathan Johnston and Jessica Morris, Saco. Grandparents: Scott Morris, Biddeford; Mark Johnston, Saco.

Zarah-May Violet Cyr, born Feb. 7 to Christopher and Erin (Cunningham) Cyr, Wells. Grandparents: Thomas and Katherine Cunningham, Middleton, Mass.; Charles and Diane Cyr, Biddeford.

Jack Joseph Keef, born Feb. 7 to Lance Keef Jr. and Kelley Libby, Springvale. Grandparents: Lewis and Chris Libby, Shapleigh; Lance Keef Sr., Gorham; Susan Keef, Lubec.

Jacksen Parker Phillips, born Feb. 7 to Christopher and Heidi (Lovejoy) Phillips, Kennebunk. Grandpaents: Ruth and Leon Lovejoy, Kennebunk; Boyd and Brenda Phillips, Kennebunk.

Braedyn Seamus Cote, born Feb. 12 to Dennis Cote and Kimberly Bailey, Biddeford. Grandparents: Pamela and Richard Hawkes, Buxton; Karen and Scott Cudworth, Shapleigh; Richard Cote, Shapleigh.