Citing privacy and safety concerns, Holy Cross and Montgomery General hospitals do not release 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

OCT. 13

Kathleen Eleanor Hartung, a daughter, to Marguerite Elizabeth Hartung and Timothy Carroll Hartung of Bethesda.

Kathryn Mercedes McAuliffe, a daughter, to Lina Criales McAuliffe and John Michael McAuliffe of Bethesda.

OCT. 14

Jack Christopher Bolton, a son, to Lisa Marie Bolton and Michael Stephen Bolton of Frederick.

Nicolas Paul Hotes, a son, to Anne Bourdeau deFontenay and David William Hotes of Bethesda.

OCT. 15

Katherine Elizabeth McCabe, a daughter, to Tracy Elizabeth McCabe and Brian James McCabe of Bethesda.

OCT. 18

Joseph George Umhofer, a son, to Rebecca H. Umhofer and Peter G. Umhofer of Bethesda.

OCT. 20

Ava Victoria DeAngelis, a daughter, to Michelle Cahill DeAngelis and Justin John DeAngelis of Gaithersburg.

The Maternity Center

OCT. 11

Kendall Nadav Brooks-Walker, a son, to Kimberly M. Brooks and James L. Walker Jr. of Silver Spring.

OCT. 12

Thomas Anthony Lofgren, a son, to Elizabeth Lofgren and Brian Lofgren of Kensington.

-- Compiled by TINA TOLL