Birth announcements (01/28/2012)
• Brenda Vallejos and Shawn Gonzales, of Socorro, announce the birth of their son on Jan. 12. Big brothers Carlos and Andres welcome baby Lorenzo.
• Jessica Otero, of Socorro, announces the birth of her daughter on Jan. 17. Akiyah Larae weighed 7 pounds 5 ounces, Big sisters Natasha, Makayla and Tonysha, and big brother Fabian welcome the new baby. She’s also welcomed by her grandparents, Ben and the late Jeanette Otero, and great-grandparents, Dean and Helen Baca.