Sean and Julie (Grande) Ward of Revere (formerly of Malden) are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Janelle Ward, on August 8, 2013, at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose. Lauren weighed 8 pounds, 1 oz. and was 20.5 inches long. Waiting at home to greet his baby sister is her brother, Zachary, age four. The proud grandparents are James and Ann Grande of Malden, Mary Kelly of Melrose and Thomas Ward of Stoneham.