For Immediate Release:
January 1, 2014
Southcoast Hospitals welcome New Year's babies at Charlton & St. Luke’s
|Baby Evan Stephens is the first baby born in the South Coast region.|
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. - The first New Year's baby born in the South Coast region arrived at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River at 1:54 a.m. on January 1, 2014.
Cindy and Joseph Stephens, of Berkley, had a baby girl, Evan Stephens, weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces and 19.7 inches long. This is the couple's fourth child.
|Baby Dominic Aresta|
St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford welcomed its baby at 8:37 a.m. on January 1, 2014.
Yelitza Rivera and Ian Aresta, of New Bedford, had a baby boy, Dominic Aresta, weighing 7 pounds, 1 ounce and 20.5 inches long. This is the couple's second child.
So far, no babies have been born today at Tobey Hospital in Wareham.
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.