MDI Hospital Celebrates First Baby of the New Year!
PHOTO: Isabelle Marie Parson with grandmother Lisa Krautwald, parents Shelby and Chris Parsons and older brother Bennjamin.
BAR HARBOR – Proud parents Shelby and Chris Parsons of Southwest Harbor and big brother Bennjamin welcomed Isabelle Marie Parsons to their family on January 7th at 7:01 am, giving her the distinction of being the first baby on Mount Desert Island to be born in the New Year!
Each year MDI Hospital celebrates the birth of the first child of the New Year by presenting them with gifts from local businesses, individuals and organizations throughout the community. MDI Hospital offers special thanks to our community partners: Sherman’s Books and Stationary, Christmas Spirit, Carissa’s, First National Bank, Spruce & Gussy, A&B Naturals, Stone Soup, The Batty Quilter, Geddy’s Pub, Window Panes, Jordan’s Restaurant, Machias Savings Bank, Rose Iuro-Damon, West End Drug, Bar Harbor Bank and Trust, Mary Wallace and Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars.