A busy start to 2008 at Rockford hospitals. At least three babies were born before sun-up. The honor of first baby born in 2008 goes to a child born at 2:22 this morning at Rockford Memorial Hospital. SwedishAmerican had two babies, a boy and a girl born after the infant at Rockford Memorial. Check back this afternoon for video of the first Rockford baby of 2008.