Santa paid an early Christmas visit to a Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit in San Diego, California.
2 and a half-week-old twins, Tanner and Katelyn, came into the world early, so of course they expected an early visit from Santa at UCSD`s pre-natal unit.
2 pounder Helen and 3 pounder Augustine took their first pictures with Santa.
For Kim and Brian Itschner of Temecula, Santa's visit makes spending the holidays at the hospital a little easier.
'It's nice to have the holiday atmosphere. I hope those are happy tears. Yes they are," Itschner said.
The visit is a tradition here at the preemie unit. Bringing joy to families over the year; helping mark the progress made in helping these really little ones, make it home.
'I think back to when I started doing this kind of nursing, half of 3 pound babies die and now we send home babies that are less than a pound,' NICU Nurse Manager Jan Hebert said.
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We stay unsettled through the first half of Saturday. Cooler air moves in late weekend with a nice stretch of weather beginning Sunday.
There may be some showers around tonight as we stay mostly cloudy and humid. Clouds hang on Saturday with some early rain but it'll turn much cooler and less humid throughout the day. High temperatures will only be in the low to mid 70s.
The sun returns for the second half of the weekend with a breezy and nice Sunday. Temperatures slowly warm next week as we enjoy days of sunshine and pleasant late summer weather.
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Mayor Michael Nutter says the city is already planning a celebration to honor the Dragons in the near future.
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