Travis and Jennifer Alexander of Cortland announce the birth of a daughter, Aniston Arlene Alexander, born Oct. 11, 2012, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb. She weighed 6 pounds, 15.5 ounces, and was welcomed by Aiden William Alexander, 5.
Grandparents are Sandra Burke of Sycamore, Rosalinda Sanchez of Harvey and Jay Alexander of Peotone.
Great-grandmother is Arlene Dunkley of Lynwood.
Danielle and Kerry Biedron of Sycamore announce the birth of a son, Lucas Ryne Biedron, born Oct. 9, 2012, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva. He weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces.
Grandparents are Rick and Pam Atkinson of DeKalb, Jim and Pam Bridge Sr. of Loveland, Colo., Bertha Ridgeway of Sycamore and Alan and Carol Biedron of Campton Hills.
Great-grandparents are Ivan and Joan Judkins and Rose Clemente, all of Sycamore.
Devera Jakes of DeKalb is a great-great-grandmother.