Joshua and Christine McCarthy of Sycamore announce the birth of a daughter, Abigail Nicole McCarthy, born April 6, 2013, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb. She weighed 8 pounds, 2.5 ounces.
Grandparents are Ken and Eva Anda of Oswego, Maria VanKuren of Plainfield and Joanne McCarthy of DeKalb.
Great-grandparents are Mary Ann Anda of Chicago and Marta Castellano of Oswego.
Ryan and Amanda Van Matre of DeKalb announce the birth of a son, Dax James Van Matre, born Feb. 8, 2013, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces.
Grandparents are John Neal and Nancy Neal of Amboy, and Greg and Susan Van Matre of Dixon.
Great-grandparents are Mary Henkel of Sublette and Alice Morris of Amboy.