For Immediate Release:
January 2, 2013
Tobey's New Year's baby arrives at 7:56 p.m.
WAREHAM, Mass. — Tobey Hospital in Wareham welcomed its first baby of the New Year at 7:56 p.m. on New Year's Day. Catherine Baird and Forrest Burke-Moran of Pembroke had a baby boy, Jesse William Burke-Moran, weighing 6 pounds, 15.5 ounces and 21 inches long. Jesse is the couple's first child.
The first New Year's baby born in the South Coast region arrived at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford at 12:51 a.m. on January 1, 2013.
Crystal Beltre and John Santiago, of New Bedford had a baby girl, Katelyne Darlene Santiago, weighing 4 pounds, 6 ounces and 17.5 inches long. This is the couple's first child.
Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River welcomed a baby boy at 4:52 a.m. Baby Wyatt John Howland was born to Caite and Tim Howland of Dartmouth. Wyatt weighs 5 pounds, 10 ounces and is 17.75 inches long. This is the couple's second child.
All three Southcoast™ Hospitals' New Year's babies will receive gift baskets filled with baby toys and clothes donated by the St. Luke's & Charlton Auxiliaries and the Tobey Hospital Guild.