Cook County’s ‘first 2017 baby’ born to Cubs’ die-hard fans
The first baby to born in 2017 in Cook County is a girl who took birth to Cubs’ die-hard fans 12 minutes into the New Year, according to a press release from AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Medical Center.
Hospital officials said Wrigley took birth at 12:12 a.m. Sunday at AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, which is located in the northwest suburban area of the Cook County.
At the time of her birth, Wrigley weighed in at just 5 pounds and 12 ounces. Her parents, viz. Ellen and Aaron Dalbey of Roselle, are Cubs’ fans.
Another baby, named Savannah Zwolen, took birth less than twenty minutes later at Oak Lawn-based Christ Medical Center. She came to this world at 12:31 a.m. on Sunday.
According to a press release issued by the southwest suburban hospital, Savannah weighed merely 4 pounds and 2 ounces as she was born premature. Currently, she is in the NICU as she needs to remain under doctors’ strict supervision for the next some days.
Savannah’s parents Tomas and Paulina Zwolen and a two-year-old brother live in Chicago near the popular Midway Airport.