Cooper Alistair Durken was the first baby from Newton born at the hospital in 2012.
As many people were heading back to work and school yesterday morning, Newton-Wellesley Hospital welcomed the first Newton baby born in 2012. Cooper Alistair Durken was born yesterday, Jan. 3, at 9:09 a.m. He weighed in at 7 lbs, 6 ounces. Cooper is the third child of Kallan and Timothy Durken, of Newton. He is also the baby brother of sisters Quinn, who is almost 2-years old, and Parker, who is almost 4-years old. On Jan. 1 at 3:05 a.m., a couple from Revere had the hospital's first baby of 2012. Adriana Juric was born to parents Jason and Maja Juric.