Aria Jade Whalen

Kimberly Woody and Jacob Whalen of Newton announce the birth of their daughter, Aria Jade Whalen on Aug. 1, 2013, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton.

Aria weighed 8 pounds 7 ounces and was 20 3/4 inches in length. She is welcomed home by her siblings, Kash Whalen, 1; Ava Simpson, 2; and Kaiden Hart, 6.

Grandparents are Cindy Shah of Philadelphia, Pa., and LuAnn Whalen of Roundrock, Texas. Great-grandmother is Charlotte Whalen of Newton.