Sara and Jonathan Amara of Lombard announce the birth of a daughter, Espenne Elaine Axelle Amara, born Nov. 16, 2013, at Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.
Grandparents are Nancy and Douglas Dashner of DeKalb, and Axelle and Charles Amara of Pre St. Gervais, France.
Gabrielle Robin of Paris, France, is a great-grandmother.
Megan Hampson of Sycamore and Erik Zimmerman of Sycamore announce the birth of a daughter, Olivia Mae Zimmerman, born Dec. 11, 2013, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces.
Grandparents are Mike and Julie Hampson, Len Zimmerman and Ann Zimmerman, all of Sycamore.
Great-grandparents are Judy Schafer and Robert Schafer, both of Pleasant Plains, Judy Hampson of Springfield and Marvin and Evelyn Poliska of Davis Junction.
Ruth Gerdes of Beth is a great great-grandmother.