First Island baby of the new year born Monday

Parents Douglas and Francy Karlla Oliveira of Oak Bluffs welcomed their second child Gabriel, who was the first baby born on Martha's Vineyard in 2015. — Photo by Michael Cummo

On Monday, Jan. 5, Gabriel Oliveira, son of Francy Karlla and Douglas Oliveira of Oak Bluffs, became the first Islander born in 2015. Gabriel tipped the scales at seven pounds, four ounces. He joins big brother Guilherme.