Citing privacy and safety concerns, Holy Cross and Montgomery General hospitals do not release the names of newborns. However, new parents can list their children by faxing the hospital's proof-of-birth letter to The Washington Post at 301-279-5665 or mailing it to Births, The Washington Post, 51 Monroe St., Suite 500, Rockville, Md. 20850. For more information, call 301-294-2600.

Sibley Memorial Hospital


Chase Reilly Holahan, a daughter, to Meredith Pierson Holahan and Matthew Hamilcar Holahan of Bethesda.

AUG. 3

Jake Matthew Cannistra, a son, to Julie Marie and Daniel Joseph Cannistra of Chevy Chase.

Isabella Luella Wood, a daughter, to Giovanna P. and Timothy J. Wood of Brookeville.

AUG. 5

Ryo Akahata, a son, to Yoshimi and Wataru Akahata of North Bethesda.

AUG. 6

Owen Andrew Dodd Reeve, a son, to Lori Elizabeth Dodd and Trevor A. Reeve of Bethesda.

AUG. 7

Natalie Ann Fleury, a daughter, to Martha Keegan and John Joseph Fleury of Bethesda.

AUG. 9

Aiden Joseph Eckert, a son, to Patricia Anne and Joseph Ferdinand Eckert Jr. of Silver Spring.

AUG. 12

August Courtney Robertson, a daughter, to Cynthia Ellen Szymanski and Jason Davenport Robertson of Takoma Park.

-- Compiled by TINA TOLL