Just receieved this happy news and thought I'd pass it along.:
"A baby is God's opinion that life should go on."Congratulations to the new parents and welcome to the world, Mary Kathleen.
Poet Laureate State of Illinois
Lisa & Dennis Ahern are pleased to announce the birth of a baby girl, born May 16, 2006 at Genesis Hospital, Illini Campus, Silvis Illinois.
Mary Kathleen Ahern was born at 7:53 AM, weighing in at 7 lbs 13 ounces and measuring 21" long; baby and mother are doing fine.