Injured, pregnant manatee rescued on Mother’s Day weekend gives birth to healthy calf

 Good News Notes: “A pregnant manatee, injured by boat propellers, was rescued over Mother’s Day weekend and has just given birth to a calf. Mote Marine Laboratory says they responded to a call about a distressed manatee near Harbor Towers Yacht and Racquet Club on Siesta Key on Saturday.” View the whole story here: https://www.fox13news.com/news/injured-pregnant-manatee-rescued-on-mothers-day-weekend-gives-birth-to-healthy-calf

Hello baby: Toronto Zoo welcomes new giraffe, arctic wolf pups

Good News Notes: “The Toronto Zoo may be closed to visitors but the workers have welcomed a new long-legged life into the world. Zoo officials made the baby announcement online that a Masai giraffe was born Tuesday.” “The baby giraffe isn’t the only cute baby animal in the zoo’s spotlight. Monday, the zoo’s arctic wolf…

Baby born in Jeep on Hartford highway ramp

 Good News Notes: “A woman gave birth in a car on an I-84 exit ramp in Hartford Monday night, state police said. The baby boy – James — and his mother are OK and are at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, they said Tuesday morning.” “A 911 call came from the newborn’s grandmother about…

Teacher cares for student’s newborn brother, mom has coronavirus

Good News Notes: “An elementary school teacher in Connecticut ​says she is taking care of a newborn baby boy after getting a phone call from a student’s mother who was eight months pregnant, when she was hospitalized suddenly with Covid-19 symptoms. Baby Neysel turned 1-month-old over the weekend, but his parents, Zully and Marvin, have…

Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds name baby son Wilfred Lawrie Nicholas

Good News Notes: “The names are a tribute to their grandfathers and two doctors who treated Mr. Johnson while he was in hospital with coronavirus, Ms. Symonds wrote in an Instagram post. She posted a picture of herself with the baby, who was born on Wednesday. And she thanked staff at University College London Hospital, adding:…

Ohio zoo announces birth of new baby gorilla

Good News Notes: “The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has announced the birth of a new baby gorilla.   According to a release from the zoo, the female western lowland gorilla baby named Jamani was born Wednesday, April 15 at 9:09 p.m. to mother, Cassie, and first-time father, Ktembe.  Zoo members, who continue to monitor the gorillas, report that mom,…

Norfolk Zoo welcomes new baby sloth

 Good News Notes: “The Norfolk Zoo announced the birth of a two-toed sloth Tuesday afternoon.  The unnamed baby, born on March 8, is the first offspring for its mother, Honey, and father, Mervin.  Dr. Colleen Clabbers said both mom and baby sloth are looking healthy.” View the whole story here: https://www.13newsnow.com/article/life/animals/norfolk-zoo-welcomes-new-baby-sloth/291-7a2248ba-a96f-4098-8552-fd38e568f64b