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Area hospitals celebrate with first babies of 2014

Published: Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 8:22 a.m. CDT
Jillian Bryant and Javier Amezcua of Downers Grove hold their baby girl, Emma Grace Amezcua, who was the first baby born at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital in 2014. Emma weighed in at 9 pounds, 2 ounces and is 21 inches long. (Photo provided)

Making an already momentous occasion even more special, area hospitals celebrated the first babies of 2014 on Wednesday.

Just minutes (or hours in some cases) into the new year, these newborns were welcomed into the world on New Year's Day.

Meet the babies and their proud parents:

Adventist Hinsdale Hospital

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital

Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital

Adventist GlenOaks Hospital

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