Hawaii’s first baby of 2020 arrives at midnight

HONOLULU — The first baby to be born this new year and decade in Hawaii was born at 12 a.m. Wednesday at the Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, according to reports from Hawaii hospitals.

The baby is a boy born “right at midnight,” a spokeswoman for the hospital said. His parents have declined to speak or release any details of the birth with the media, she said today.


The hospital reports that its second baby, a girl, was born at 12:05 a.m.

Her parents named her Maia Carbolledo Martin. She is 19.5 inches long and weighs 7 pounds, 4 ounces.

And the birth of the third baby occurred before 2 a.m. today at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center, but details were not provided.


On Kauai, the year’s fourth Hawaii baby born was Ha’aheo Kaneoholani. She was born at Wilcox Medical Center, which is also part of the Hawaii Pacific Health network.

The Queen’s Health Systems reports its first baby of the new year was born at 7:17 a.m. Wednesday at The Queen’s Medical Center.

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