Five Leap Day babies born in Hudson
The staff at Hudson Hospital's Birth Center was busier than usual last week when five babies were born within a 24-hour period. What makes this event even more special is that all five were born on Leap Day, Feb. 29. The five births on one day tied a record for the hospital where an average of two births occur a day. Nurse manager of the center Joanne Donhowe said that there had been no births the previous 48 hours. "Our nurses were running all day just to keep up.